A 15-yard dumpster holds 15 cubic yards of waste. Common dumpster dimensions for a 15-yard dumpster are 16ft long by 8 ft. wide by 4.5 ft. high. A 15-yard container is the right dumpster size for a projects cleanups or concrete work. A 15-yarder can hold approximately 8 pickup truck loads of waste and debris (this may vary). This is one of the most popular dumpster sizes because of its price, compact footprint and capacity.
A 30-yard dumpster holds 30 cubic yards of waste. Common dumpster dimensions for a 30-yard dumpster are 22ft long by 8 ft. wide by 6 ft. high (remember, dumpster sizes can vary so ask your local roll off dumpster service). A 30-yard dumpster may be the right solution for complete residential cleanouts and commercial cleanup projects.