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Tri-State Disposal

20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster

When you require a dumpster rental, a temporary roll-off dumpster is the ideal choice for a wide range of projects.

Our 20-yard dumpster is particularly well-suited for tasks such as clearing out larger spaces like garages or attics, as well as undertaking kitchen and bathroom remodels. For further details, please read on below.

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How to Select the
Right Size Dumpster

A roll-off dumpster is capable of accommodating projects of various sizes effortlessly. Discover how to ensure that you’ll receive the correct size dumpster, ultimately saving you time and ensuring a seamless rental experience.


Ideal For:

  • Large attic, basement or garage cleanouts
  • Kitchen or bathroom remodels

What’s Included:

  • Delivery and pickup
  • Convenient scheduling and account management
  • Tonnage Allowance: 4 Ton Limit (8,000 lbs)*

Container Dimensions:

  • 4′ High X 7′ Wide X 20′ Long

Excluded Materials


Factors that can influence
the final cost
of your rental may include:


Excess Weight


Extended Rental Period

* Additional tonnage is invoice at $65/ ton.

Serving Your Dumpster

When choosing a dumpster location:

  • Avoid areas near pedestrian walkways or automobile traffic
  • Leave the required space of at least 100 feet in length for dumpster drop-off
  • Select a level surface, free of debris and obstructions like low hanging wires or tree branches

To prepare for dumpster pickup:

  • Ensure items in your dumpster are evenly distributed and not sticking out of the top
  • Do not exceed the maximum tonnage allowed (10 tons)

On service day(s):

  • Move parked vehicles or other obstacles that may prevent access to your dumpster
  • Make sure gates are unlocked or provide our driver with a key or code to gain access to the service area Remove tarp that’s been added to protect your dumpster from inclement weather

Additional Sizes


10 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster

Holds: 4 pickup loads
Dimensions: 3′ H X 7′ W X 14′ L
Best Use: Heavy materials like concrete and asphalt
See 10 Yard Dumpster Details

30 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster

Holds: 14 pickup loads
Dimensions: 6′ H X 7′ W X 20′ L
Best Use: Ideal for office or large home renovation projects or junk removal
See 30 Yard Dumpster Details

Frequently Asked Questions

What can you use a 20 yard dumpster for?

A 20 yard roll-off dumpster may be used for large attic, basement or garage cleanouts and more. Download our size guide to determine if this is the right size for your project needs.

A 20-yard dumpster has dimensions of approximately 4 feet in height, 7 feet in width, and 20 feet in length. In terms of capacity, it can hold the equivalent of roughly 8 pickup truck beds.

For a single haul, you have the flexibility to choose both your start and end date. If you're working on longer projects that necessitate multiple hauls, you can specify your delivery date and request additional haul-offs as required.

To obtain precise pricing, kindly enter your address into the address bar above and proceed through the steps to add a container to your cart. It's important to understand that this pricing reflects a single haul and encompasses predetermined tonnage, the cost of landfill disposal, the delivery timeline to your designated location, and operational expenses.

Keep in mind that there are supplementary elements that could affect your ultimate rental cost. These variables encompass any excess weight within your container, variations in tonnage, and the duration of your rental period.

The weight limit for a dumpster is determined by the regulations in your area as well as the capabilities of the truck responsible for collecting the dumpster. It's important to be aware that this limit can vary depending on local regulations and specific circumstances.

WM will handle the delivery and pickup to and from your designated location. Our highly trained drivers will make sure to place the container as close as possible to your desired location as long as it can be accessed safely.

Based on previous customers, we would recommend a 20 yard container to use for a kitchen remodel. Larger items may stick out the top of a smaller dumpster, which could cause issues during the removal.

Why Tri-State Disposal

Allow us to alleviate the stress associated with your project through a streamlined and worry- free process. We provide an extensive range of dumpster sizes and maintain a network of experts to guarantee the prompt and professional delivery of the appropriate dumpster to your specified location.

We are dedicated to ensuring that your project stays on track, and we are committed to delivering attentive service and efficiency from the outset to the completion of your task.

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