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Renting a dumpster can be a convenient way to dispose of unwanted junk or debris during a clean-up project. offers a variety of dumpster sizes to meet your needs, but it's important to understand the terms and conditions of our rental agreements to avoid any surprises.

By reviewing this information, you can ensure a smooth and hassle-free dumpster rental experience.

Weight Allowances and Extra Charges

The weight allowance included in your rental price depends on the dumpster size and the type of material you're disposing of (trash or construction & demolition debris). See the table below for specific weight limits:

Dumpster Size Construction & Demolition Trash
10 Cubic Yard 2 tons 1 ton ($90 per additional ton)
15 Cubic Yard 2 tons ($50 per additional ton) 1.5 tons ($90 per additional ton)
20 Cubic Yard 3 tons ($50 per additional ton) 2 tons ($90 per delivery ton)
30 Cubic Yard 4 tons ($50 per additional ton) 3 tons ($90 per additional ton)
40 Cubic Yard 5 tons ($50 per additional ton) 4 tons ($90 per additional ton)

Please read the Dumpster Rental Terms and Conditions below:

Extra Charges:

There are weight limits on your container that correspond with the size dumpster that you rent.
If there are any weight overages or extra charges that result from your Dumpster Rental, you will be automatically charged on the same card that you booked with unless requested in advance.

Our company does not own the landfill or transfer station where the dumpsters are emptied.
The landfill bills our company on a weekly basis. If you exceed your weight limit, you will be notified within 1 week (5 business days) of any applicable excess weight or contaminated charges.

Avoid Extra Charges using Dumpster Rental Terms and Conditions:

We charge a minimum fee of $175 for unsuccessful container pick-up or drop-off attempts. Such as, anything blocking access to pick up or drop off location: Vehicles, construction equipment, low power lines or branches, construction zones, overloaded or overweight containers, locked gates or fences, inaccessible driveways or parking lots for any reason(s) out of our control. This fee covers drivers pay, fuel, and time for re-routing the drivers planned schedule which takes an immense amount of work.

You will be charged a $125 fee if you cancel or modify your order on the day of delivery or after business hours the day before.

A fee of $15 per day will apply if you exceed the established rental period.
You are responsible for scheduling the dumpster pick-up.

You must Call 1-216-799-9911 or submit a written notice via text or email to at least 24 hours prior to your requested pickup date.

Your container can arrive ANYTIME throughout the day on the delivery date unless otherwise arranged. For all arrival, removal or any other issues you must call 216-799-9911.

Dumpster Rental Terms and Conditions:

  • Do not load with:
    • Drums, paint, solvents, chemicals, batteries, items containing Freon or materials which could be considered flammable or explosive.
    • Tree stumps, tree branches, brush, tires or yard waste unless set up as a specific Yard waste or other Special Waste container.
  • Do not overload or place any material above the sides of the container. You will incur a $200.00 trip charge if box cannot be serviced because of overloaded conditions.
    All containers must be loaded level to, or below the top of the container so that it can be covered with a tarp for legal transportation.
  • Any fines due to container being overweight will be paid for by the customer.
    D.O.T Regulations permit our vehicles to haul up to 7 tons but must not to exceed 7 tons.
  • Haul-My-Mess is not responsible for any damages to driveways, lawns, trees, or branches due to our equipment servicing your account. If delivery site is under construction or otherwise weathered, it is the customer’s responsibility to prepare the drop location to avoid damage to property and or the truck delivering the container. (Plywood, cones, flags, paint or tape off area etc.) Overhead obstructions, tight placement and dangerous or unleveled surfaces must be avoided for everyone’s safety.

Using The Dumpster according to Terms and Conditions:

  • Do not force back door closed . . . complete loading only after the door has been closed and locked normally.
  • Do not place any objects in front of or around the container in a way that may restrict truck access for hauling.
  • Do not move container without permission from You will be held responsible for any damage to the container.
  • Do not wait until container is full to call for service. Call a minimum of 24hrs in advance or establish a removal date. Your removal or switch out MUST to be scheduled into a route.
  • Do not ask the driver to place container in an unsafe area or outside of an area that has already been established.
  • If you need the container relocated after placement there will be a $150 relocation charge applied.
  • Unless prior arrangements have been made, customer has use of the container for a standard period seven (7) days (nights). If the container use needs to be extended, please notify our office 1 business day prior to the pickup day. A $15.00/day charge will be added to extend beyond your 7-day rental period.
  • Damage done to all containers or container components is the responsibility of the customer. Cost of repairing the container will be directly charged to the customer.


This Agreement is a legally binding contract on both the part of and Customer and their respective heirs, successors, and assignees in accordance with the terms and conditions put forth herein. Customer shall make payment to by credit card upon order confirmation. may impose and Customer agrees to pay a late fee for all past due payments. A late fee may not exceed the maximum allowable by applicable state law. In the event Customer fails to perform its obligation to remit payment, and payment is collected through an attorney, collection agency or other proceedings, then Customer agrees to pay in addition to the amount due, reasonable attorney’s fees, court costs, interests and other applicable fees.


The material to be collected and disposed of by, pursuant to this Agreement, is residential Junk and waste generated by Customer and does not contain any hazardous materials or materials that require a hazardous or toxic license or permit to transport. Hazardous Materials shall mean any substance that is toxic, ignitable, reactive, corrosive, acidic, radioactive, volatile, highly flammable or explosive and that is regulated by any local, state or federal government. Hazardous materials include but are not restricted to asbestos, polychlorobiphenyls (“PCBs”) and petroleum. Title to and liability for any waste excluded above shall resign with Customer and Customer expressly agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless from and against all damages, penalties, fines and legalities resulting from and arising out of such waste excluded above.


The material to be collected and processed by, pursuant to this Agreement, is junk generated by Customer excluding non-recyclable solid waste, putrescible waste, household garbage and hazardous materials as defined above., at its discretion, shall collect and dispose of all material generated by and intended to be recycled by Customer that deems and/or suspects may be contaminated with non-recyclable material and/or solid waste. See attached list of materials accepted by

What We Can Take:

  • Household waste
  • Paper
  • Plastics
  • Glass and Furniture.
  • Construction Debris
  • Remodeling waste
  • Shingles
  • Yard waste
  • Heavy and Dense Materials:
    (Strict Limits Apply, please contact us before booking a dumpster for these types of materials.)

    • Concrete
    • Bricks
    • Soil
    • Dirt
    • Rocks



What We Can NOT Take:

Customer agrees no hazardous (any material not in compliance with federal, state, or local laws) will be placed in the dumpster. If the container is filled with an unacceptable material at the time of pick-up, has the right to dump on site.

  • Aerosol cans
  • All liquids
  • Antifreeze
  • Asbestos
  • Barrels
  • Batteries
  • Chemical products
  • Contaminated oils (mixed with solvents, gasoline, etc.)
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Hazardous waste
  • Herbicides & pesticides
  • Industrial waste
  • Lubricating/hydraulic oil
  • Medical waste
  • Motor oil
  • Oil filters
  • Other flammable liquids
  • Paint (except completely dried latex paint cans, no liquids)
  • Petroleum-contaminated soil/lead paint chips
  • Propane tanks
  • Radioactive material
  • Solvents
  • Tires
  • Transmission oil