What is a roll-off dumpster? It’s a type of large, rectangular dumpster with an open top with wheels to make it easier to move and roll into place. It’s designed to be transported from location to location with special roll-off trucks. Most will have a swinging door at one end for easier waste disposal, but there are some that are not open top and are designed for use with industrial or commercial trash compactors.
You’ll most commonly see this type of dumpster in use in Rochester, NY at construction sites, where it will be used to hold demolition waste and other waste generated through construction or remodeling activities.
Here’s a quick overview of some of the main things you should know if you are considering renting a roll-off dumpster: