Temporary Dumpster Rental

Rent a Temporary Dumpster in the Madison Area

Residential Roll-Off Dumpsters Bucky’s is the best option for roll-off dumpster rental in the Madison, WI and Dane County area. Available in different sizes for residential or commercial use, our roll-off dumpsters are ideal for a variety of disposal needs. Rent a temporary roll-off dumpster for home construction and remodeling projects, demolition, home clean outs, roofing projects, storage unit clean-outs, attic cleaning, deck removal, construction sites, and more. 

You–and your neighbors–will appreciate that Bucky’s Roll-Off Dumpsters are clean and nicely painted. (Just because they’re holding trash doesn’t mean they have to be an eyesore!) You’ll experience the same friendly service that has made Bucky’s Portables so popular and trusted in the Dane County area.

Why Get a Temporary Roll-off Dumpster

Residential roll-off dumpsters save you time, energy and risk. Placing uncontained garbage out on the curb is a risk to people working on a project and even to passersby. A roll-off dumpster reduces that risk by containing items you’re getting rid of until your project is complete and you’re ready to have it all hauled away at once. 

Most homeowners choose to keep the dumpster by their garage or near their front door to minimize long trips to the curb. Our roll-off dumpsters also include a swinging/latching door, so you can walk right in the with the big items you’re getting rid of. You’ll save your shoulders from hefting the trash up and into the dumpster. 

How to Choose the Right Size Dumpster for Your Project:

The first thing you need to do when renting a dumpster is pick which size you will need. Make sure your dumpster will be big enough to fit everything you’re getting rid of — but not so big that you’re paying for more dumpster than you actually need. Consider the kinds of things you will throw away. Can they be broken down into smaller parts, like cabinets? Or are they very long, like carpet rolls? Is there a specific order you’ll need to fill the dumpster so it can hold the most stuff? 

How to Rent a Roll-off Dumpster

Call us for quote or to order about 3-5 business days before you need the dumpster.

Be prepared to answer the following questions.

  • What address will the dumpster be delivered to?
  • What size dumpster do you need?
  • What type of project are you doing? (This helps estimate the size you’ll need.)
  • When do you need the dumpster?
  • Where should the dumpster be placed at the address you gave? If your dumpster will be placed at the curb, you may need to get a permit ahead of time.

Your dumpster will be delivered on the date specified, in the location you requested. When the dumpster is full, or at the end of your rental period, call us to remove the dumpster. We’ll load it back up onto the truck and take it to the landfill.

We Provide Dumpster Rentals in the Following Sizes:


12 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Rental

This size is great for a small cleanout or renovation project (like a bathroom or small kitchen), a small deck tear out, or a roof removal under 1500 sq ft. It could fit about 3 or 4 pick-up trucks’ worth of debris.

20’ x 8’ x 30” – includes 1 ton

20 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Rental

This size is suitable for medium and larger home renovations, like a kitchen in a bigger house, a deck over 300 sq ft, and a roof over 1500 sq ft. If you’re removing carpet, you may need this size dumpster as well. It could fit about 6 pick-up trucks’ worth of debris.

20’ x 8’ x 4’ – includes 2 tons

30 Yard Roll-Off Dumpster Rental

Usually used by contractors for major home renovations and new construction, this size dumpster is the largest we offer. It could contain about 9 pick-up trucks’ worth of debris.

20’ x 8’ x 6’ – includes 3 tons

We’ll help you choose the right size dumpster for your project:

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Rental Period

Keep the dumpster for up to 7 days per rental. If your project takes longer than expected and you end up needing the dumpster longer, give us a call so you can extend your rental period.

Emptying the Dumpster

When your dumpster is full, call us to set up a time to pick it up. We’ll send our experienced, polite staff to load it up and haul it to the landfill. At the landfill, the dumpster will be weighed.

You’re charged for every trip to the landfill.


Delivery, pick-up, and first disposal at landfill is included.

Dumpster Delivery Area

We provide dumpster rental in Dane County including: Madison, Burke, Cambridge, Columbus, Cottage Grove, Cross Plains, Dane, Deerfield, DeForest, Fitchburg, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Mt. Horeb, Oregon, Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Waunakee, and Windsor among other towns and villages.

What Cannot Go In a Roll-Off Dumpster in Dane County

Dane County landfills will not accept the following materials in a dumpster:

  • Lead acid batteries
  • Fluorescent lamps
  • Asbestos
  • Gas
  • Oil
  • Wet paint
  • Radioactive waste
  • Medical waste
  • Flammable or explosive materials
  • Large amounts of yard waste
  • Concrete/asphalt
  • Dirt
  • Appliances (fridge, stove, dishwasher, washer, dryers, water heaters, microwaves, chest freezers.. etc)
  • Tires
  • HAZARDOUS material of any kind
  • Computer (desktop, laptop, notebooks, tablets)
  • Desktop printers (includes: scanners, fax or copy machines)
  • Computer monitors
  • Keyboards, mice, speakers, external hard drivers, and flash drives
  • DVD players and VCRs
  • Televisions
  • Video players and cell phones
  • Animals

What Can Go In a Roll-Off Dumpster in Dane County

  • Wood
  • Metal
  • Plastic
  • Flooring and carpet
  • Drywall
  • Windows
  • Screens
  • Doors
  • Cabinets
  • Sinks, bath tubs, shower surrounds, and sliding glass doors
  • Garage doors
  • Plaster, ceramic tile, dropped ceiling, and wall paper
  • Wire rope and cables
  • Metal joist
  • Deck
  • Framing
  • Stairway
  • Ladder
  • Roofing (asphalt and cedar shake, slate but NO ASBESTOS)
  • Furniture (chairs, tables, mattresses, box springs, couches, love seats, dining room tables, desks, etc.)
  • Old clothes and shoes
  • Unwanted decorations
  • Old tools
  • Toys
  • Bikes (kids or adult)
  • Shelving
  • Cardboard boxes
  • Packing peanuts and Styrofoam
  • Small amounts of yard waste and brush.
Choose Bucky’s Roll-Off Dumpsters for your next project

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