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Why Renting Construction Equipment Beats Buying

Why Renting Construction Equipment Beats Buying

When it comes to construction equipment, you are usually better off renting it than buying it. The number one reason for this is because of price. It costs a ton of money to buy the equipment and it also causes logistical issues. When you buy the equipment, you also...

The Articulating Boom Lift: Everything You Need To Know

The Articulating Boom Lift: Everything You Need To Know

The boom lift was invented in the 1950s for fruit-picking. A boom lift features a long arm controlled by a hydraulic lift system. It can have either bending arms (articulating or knuckle lifts) or straight arms (telescopic or stick lifts). Unlike scissor lifts, boom...

6 Important Tips To Safely and Effectively Use Ice Melt

6 Important Tips To Safely and Effectively Use Ice Melt

When using icemelt, it's important to prepare beforehand by pre-treating your surface. Pre-treating will make sure the icemelt can work properly. It's also important to make sure you've purchased the correct ice melt for your given purpose. There are a wealth of types...

How to Select the Right Skid Steer for the Jobsite

How to Select the Right Skid Steer for the Jobsite

Selecting the right skid at your jobsite involves thinking about everything that is needed for the job as well as jobs done in the future. Some places like to get the largest horsepower in an effort to save money by making sure every job can be done. This can be a...

6 Important Tips To Safely and Effectively Use Ice Melt

How to Use Ice Melt

Most ice melt is some combination of sodium chloride, calcium chloride, and sometimes magnesium chloride regardless of the brand name. If you want to avoid doing damage you can add some sand to your salt mix so you have less salt and it spreads cleaner. It's best to...

Why Renting Construction Equipment Beats Buying

7 Benefits of Renting Construction Equipment

A lot more businesses are opting to rent their equipment because of the increasing cost of the equipment that people are using for their businesses. The equipment also fluctuates based on the current market, so it's better to rent so that the costs of the equipment is...

TOP 10 PRESSURE WASHER USES

TOP 10 PRESSURE WASHER USES

Pressure washers are equipment that has multiple uses. Some of them are quite ordinary and common, while others are more creative. The most common use for pressure washers is cleaning the driveway and garage floors. Similarly, use of pressure washers on patios,...

How To Make Money with a Skid Steer

How To Make Money with a Skid Steer

For many outdoor jobs like clearing the land or digging trenches, people need to rent the equipment. This is a money-making opportunity for people with adequate machinery. Skid-steers are great, versatile machines that may turn your rental into a full-time job. Modern...

Skid Steer and Mini Skid Steer Attachments and Uses

Skid steers’ many uses

If you are planning on doing a project with a skid steer, you might be aware that there are a lot of different attachments that go along with the skid steer that are useful for different types of jobs that you will need to perform. If you are looking to rent one, make...