10 Yard Roll Off Dumpster Rental

The smallest dumpster size available, 10 cubic yard dumpster rental starting at $305.


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dimensions of a 10-yd roll-off dumpster

How Big Is A 10 Yard Dumpster?

The dimensions of a 10 yard dumpster measure 10 feet long by 8 feet wide by 3.5 feet tall. 10 yard dumpster rentals have a volume of 10 cubic yards, hence the name 10 yard dumpster. A 10 yard roll off dumpster can hold up to 10 cubic yards of waste or debris.

10 cubic yards of material are the equivalent of about 4 pickup truck loads. The average weight limit of a 10 yard dumpster is 2 tons, or 4,000 pounds. The 10 yard dumpster size is perfect for heavy materials like concrete, brick, and dirt.

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Why Is It Called a "10 Yard Dumpster"?

A "10 yard dumpster" is called such because it has a volume of 10 cubic yards. A cubic yard is an industry-standard unit of measurement that is equal to 3 feet x 3 feet x 3 feet, or 27 cubic feet. This means that a 10 cubic yard dumpster is equal to 270 cubic feet, or 3 x 3 x 3 x 10.

Similarly, it is called a 20 yard dumpster because its volume is 20 cubic yards or 3 x 3 x 3 x 20 = 540 cubic feet.

A 30 yard dumpster is called that because its volume is 30 cubic yards or 3 x 3 x 3 x 30 = 810 cubic feet.

A 40 cubic yard dumpster is called that because its volume is 40 cubic yards or x 3 x 3 x 40 =1080 cubic feet.

How Much Does a 10 Yard Dumpster Cost?

10 yard dumpster rental pricing starts at $305. The price of a 10 yard dumpster is affected by location, material, and weight. Our costs already include delivery, pickup, and dumping fees so you can focus on the job at hand, save money and time.

Pricing changes from county to county as each sets its own disposal rates. This is the main driver of the price.

The material you need to dispose of also affects the price. Different materials can have different disposal rates as well.

Lastly, the weight of the material you put into the dumpster will determine the final price you'll pay. Weight limits for a 10 yard dumpster are typically 1-3 tons or about 2,000-6,000 pounds.

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How Long Can I Rent a 10 Yard Dumpster For?

All of our roll-off dumpsters come with a complimentary rental period. If you are finished with your dumpster before the rental period ends you can call us anytime and we’ll pick it up for you. If you need your 10 yard roll-off dumpster for longer you can extend your rental with flexible and flat rate daily pricing. Our periods are flexible because we want to make sure you have enough time to handle your waste.

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We Plant Trees

When you rent a 10 yard dumpster from Sourgum Waste we make a donation to OneTreePlanted and they go out and plant a tree!

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How to Service Your 10 Yard Dumpster

We’ll walk you through the process of our dumpster rental to save you time. There are a few things you’ll need to know to ensure your dumpster rental and the associated project goes smoothly:

When choosing a location for your 10 yard dumpster rental:

  • Be sure to choose an area that is clear of pedestrians, vehicle traffic, and walkways if you can help it. This will ease your project by not having to avoid and potentially endanger anyone during the disposal process while also saving you time.

  • Make sure there is substantial space available for the 10-yard roll-off dumpster drop-off that is free of obstructions such as wires and low-hanging branches.

Prepping for dumpster pickup:

  • When your project is finished and the time comes for the dumpster to be picked up, ensure that the top of the dumpster is evened out such as making sure there are no objects sticking out of the container.

  • Be sure to not exceed the maximum weight limit allowed.

Dumpster service day:

  • On the day of your dumpster servicing and pick up, be sure to clear out the way for your 10 yard dumpster pickup such as moving parked cars.

  • Make sure the driver has access to your location by unlocking gates and providing access to your location and we’ll take care of the rest.

Not Sure if a 10 Yard Dumpster Rental Is Right for You?

If you think that a 10 yard roll-off dumpster isn’t the right dumpster size for you check out our dumpster rental sizing guide. We offer a variety of dumpster sizes that may fit your needs better.

Or contact us by any of the methods below. We're always happy to help you find the best solution for your budget and needs. We’ll review your project with you and recommend the best dumpster rental size, weight limit, and options.