Container Rental

Container Rental Information

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  • Columbia County Recycling
    and Solid Waste Processing Facility
    W7465 Hwy 16
    Pardeeville, WI 53954
    (Serving only Columbia County)


    Containers can be used for construction materials if you are remodeling your existing home, or for new construction waste disposal.
    OR . . .
    spring cleaning

    OR . . .
    moving and disposing of items you don't need any longer

    OR . . .
    cleaning a residence or an estate or selling your property

    How do I rent a roll-off container?

    Have a date in mind and call (608) 742-6651 to check on availability. Please assume 1-3 weeks for scheduling.

    Prior to delivery of container a Rental Agreement Application will need to be completed along with the rental fee. Payment can be made by cash/ check/Visa/MC/Discover

    Do I need to be on-site for delivery of container?

    We recommend that you be at the site. If that is not possible, the area should be clearly marked and specific directions given at time of rental.

    NOTE: 12ft all around clearance is required (power lines, tree limbs, etc.) for container to be safely dropped off.

    What do I get for my $440 or $535?

    • delivery
    • one (1) pickup of the container 
    • one (1) week rental
    • And
    • 3 tons of material for 20- and 30-yard containers.
    • 2 tons of material for 15-yard containers.

    Additional pickup & return $120.00.  Days beyond 1st week, are $15 per day or $90 per additional week.

    A container will be delivered to a designated drop off location per your directions. Containers are picked up one (1) week from date of delivery unless a request is made for early pickup or to extend lease time.

    Tonnage Charges

    If you should go over the 2 or 3-ton limit, a fee of $95.00 per ton or $4.75 per hundred pounds will be charged.

    Check for any changes at the time you call on availability.

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    Container sizes are:
    15 yd-17'6" L x 8' W x 5' H
    20 yd-21' L x 8' W x 5' H
    30 yd-21' L x 8' W x 6'6" H

    Loads cannot be higher than sides of container - keep under fill line.

    What materials are acceptable/not acceptable . . .?

  • If you have appliances, TV’s or tires that you wish to dispose of, please call ahead for direction for disposal as these items are not allowed in containers.
  • Loads containing carpet, tile, toys, garage/attic junk, furniture, plaster/sheetrock, wood, shingles can be mixed.
  • Asbestos: not allowed in containers.
  • Paint/liquids are not allowed in containers.

    Containers are not to be used for burning items. Any damage to container is responsibility of individual leasing the container.

    Thank you for your help in making Columbia County one of Wisconsin's recycling leaders.

    Reuse, Reduce, Recycle