20 Yard Roll Off Dumpster Size, Price & Capacity

DFW Roll Off provides budget 20 yard roll off dumpster rentals in Dallas, Fort Worth and all surrounding areas. Call us now to rent 20 yard dumpster in your area.

20 Yard Roll Off Dumpster Size, Price & Capacity

Looking for Reliable and Affordable 20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Rental Services in Dallas-Fort Worth? 

Whether you’re a homeowner who is planning a DIY project, you’re a contractor who has a renovation job coming up, you’re a landscaper who was hired to make over a client’s front and backyard, or you need to do a major decluttering of your garage, attic, or basement, if you need a container to put all of the debris in, a 20-yard roll-off dumpster may be a perfect choice!

At DFW Roll-Off, a leading Dallas-Fort Worth waste management service provider, we offer a wide selection of roll-off dumpsters, and our 20-yard bin is the most popular size to rent. This size is the most versatile, as it can be used for an array of jobs, such as major spring cleaning decluttering projects, mid-sized kitchen or bathroom renovations, roof replacements, or a driveway replacement. To learn more about our 20-yard roll-off, including the dimensions, the capacity, and the cost, keep on reading!

What are the Dimensions of a 20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Rental? 

So, how big is a 20-yard bin? The average size of our typical 20-yard roll-off dumpster is 22 feet long by 7.5 feet wide, and the walls are 4.5 feet high. It’s because of these dimensions that this sized bin is our most popular, as it is very versatile, and can be used for a wide assortment of residential, commercial construction, and landscaping projects. A 20-yard container can comfortably fit in most residential driveways. 

What is the Capacity of a 20 Yard Container Rental? 

A 20-yard dumpster can accommodate up to 20 cubic yards of waste by volume. That’s the equivalent of about 110 to 130 contractor-sized, 33-gallon garbage bags, or the flatbeds of about six pickup trucks. In terms of weight, a 20-yard container can hold about 2 to 3 tons of waste, which is equal to 4,000 to 6,000 pounds of household waste, or around 20 sofas that weigh an estimated 300 pounds. It’s important to note that the weight limit for your container rental will vary and depends on the type of debris that you will be tossing, as well as your location. 

What Kind of Projects is a 20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Good for? 

As mentioned, of all the different dumpster sizes, the 20 yard is the most versatile, and hence, the most popular. It can be used for waste disposal for a wide variety of residential, commercial, and construction projects. Examples of some of the different types of jobs that a 20-yard dumpster would be ideal for include the following: 

  • A residential roof replacement
  • A kitchen or bathroom renovation 
  • Residential or commercial flooring replacement 
  • Garage, attic, or basement cleanouts
  • Whole-house/hoarding decluttering
  • Downsizing before moving 
  • Large yard cleanups
  • Tree removals
  • Paver, brick, or stone path or patio removal 
  • Deck replacement 

The following are some of the different types of items that can be placed in a 20-yard roll-off dumpster: 

  • Plaster
  • Drywall
  • Wood 
  • Countertops
  • Cabinets
  • Hardwood, carpeting, tile flooring
  • Furniture 
  • Electronics
  • Appliances 
  • General trash/waste
  • Asphalt
  • Brick 
  • Concrete
  • Organic yard waste
  • Dirt 

If you aren’t sure if a 20-yard container is a right choice for you, no worries! Give us a call, let us know what you need to dispose of and the type of project you’ll be working on, and our professionally trained, highly knowledgeable, and vastly experienced associates will be able to assist you. 

How Much Does a 20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Cost? 

Of course, the cost is a key factor that you’re going to want to plan for when you’re making arrangements for a roll-off dumpster rental. So, how much can you expect to pay for a 20-yard container? While the price varies and depends on a variety of factors, the average going rate is about $460; however, prices tend to range from about $270 to $655. The items that you will be disposing of and the location of the drop-off and pick-up are just some of the factors that will influence the cost. At DFW Roll-Off, we charge fair and affordable all-inclusive rates, which cover the cost of delivery and pickup, as well as disposal fees for the specified weight limit, and local taxes. 

Delivery Tips

To ensure that the delivery of your 20-yard roll-off dumpster rental goes as smoothly as possible, here are some handy tips to keep in mind: 

  • Make space. Our team will need about 60 feet in length and about 10.5 feet in width of space. Make sure to clear out any obstructions that may be blocking the location are removed, such as vehicles, before the scheduled delivery time. 
  • Check overhead. You’ll also want to make sure that there is enough overhead space. We’ll need around 23 feet to roll the dumpster off of our truck and into the location. Choose a spot where wires or tree branches won’t be an issue. 

Call for a Free Price Quote Today!

For more information about our 20-yard container rental services, or to request a free, no-cost, obligation-free price quote, get in touch with DFW Roll-Off today! We’ll be more than happy to assist you with all of your needs!

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