How to Choose the Right Generator for Your Project

Mar 26

How to Choose the Right Generator for Your Project

Not all job sites are alike, and not all generators are suitable for all job sites. Therefore, if you’re looking to hire a generator, you will need to do some research to ensure that you choose the right one for your project. We provide you with some helpful insight below. Fuel Source Choosing between an electric generator, a petrol generator and diesel generator...

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Your Essential Surveying Equipment Checklist

Mar 22

Your Essential Surveying Equipment Checklist

If you are going to rent surveying equipment, you should be aware of a few things to ensure that you get the best possible value for your money. Here is your essential surveying equipment checklist, courtesy of the Talisman Hire team. Levels When looking into surveying equipment for hire, dumpy levels are the most important aspects to consider. Dumpy levels are...

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5 Industries that Make Great Use of Scaffolding

Mar 15

5 Industries that Make Great Use of Scaffolding

Did you know that scaffolding is extremely versatile and can be a simple solution to a number of problems within a variety of different industries? It’s true! Below, we look at 5 of the main industries that utilise scaffolding on a regular basis. Construction The construction industry is no doubt the most common industry that requires quality scaffolding. It is...

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A Great Material for Floors, Walls, Countertops and More

Mar 06

A Great Material for Floors, Walls, Countertops and More

About to rent a tile cutter to tile your home’s floors, walls or countertops? Great choice! Below, we look at a few reasons why tiling is always a great idea. It Keeps Your Home Cool The African climate, in general, is often extremely warm, leading to many of us needing to leave our fans and air conditioning on 24/7. This can get incredibly expensive very...

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What is Hand-Arm Vibration?

Feb 26

What is Hand-Arm Vibration?

Compaction equipment can be quite complicated. Especially if you are new to the world of DIY. You probably have a lot of questions, including ‘what is hand-arm vibration?’. The Talisman Hire team is happy to provide you with the answers below. Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)  Unfortunately, when you make use of compaction equipment on a regular basis,...

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Portable toilets for hire!

Feb 20

Do you have a construction site that’s off the beaten track? Or maybe you’re planning an event where access to facilities and amenities is non-existent. Whatever the case, portable toilet hire is definitely something you need to be thinking about – it’s an essential! At Talisman Plant and Tool Hire, we have a variety of portable toilet rentals available...

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How to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

Feb 19

How to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

If you are to make the highest possible profit on your home, you will need to get it looking its best before putting it on the market. Luckily, with the right construction equipment on hand, such as floor sanders, you will be able to do exactly that. Here are our top tips. Paint  It really is amazing how much of a difference a new lick of paint can make when it...

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