Depending on the situation for which you need the dumpster, you will get a particular kind of dumpster or another. There is not just one kind of dumpster out there. There are all kinds of dumpsters. There are dumpsters for every particular situation.
Construction dumpsters, for example, are great for home renovation. You will probably need a permit if you are doing home renovation because you will have a dumpster on the property while you are hauling stuff out to it. There are a lot of reasons why someone would do home renovation, but the point is that you need a dumpster for all of them. There are all kinds of dumpsters out there, and you need to get one particularly suited to home renovation. Ask the dumpster company to make sure that you select a home renovation dumpster versus another kind of one, and find out from them at the time of purchase whether it requires a permit from the city or not.
General debris dumpsters are more appropriate for household clean-ups, and you should get these if you are doing a little spring cleaning. Household trash, garbage, and old furniture are perfect for these kind of dumpsters.
Roofing might also be torn off on one occasion, and you will need a specific type of dumpster for this. There are dumpsters specifically built for roofing. These are great if you are doing a big roofing job, and need to get a dumpster particularly suited to the purpose.
There are also concrete and dirt dumpsters. If you are tearing up that big driveway like you have always wanted to, there are dumpsters for that. There are dumpsters to help you clear out an old driveway and really keep the front of your household looking clean. It can be tough during the transition. You have to make sure the front is clean.
There are also yard waste dumpsters. If you are doing a major re-do of your landscape, then you need to get a yard waste dumpster. If you are doing this yourself, and not with a landscaping company, you are going to need a dumpster company to help deliver you a dumpster, and bring out the dumpster and haul it off too. You are going to need that dumpster hauled off at your expense, but at least you won’t have to put up with the stuff on your property anymore. This is a great option for homeowners that are struggling to maintain their property after a storm or something of that nature.
Inquire with the city to find out if you need a permit for a dumpster rental in Houston.