Safety advice for when you’re working at a height

Oct 24

Many construction jobs require work that is done at a height – either on scaffolding or on tall step ladders. That safety is a real concern is an obvious fact. Apart from the risk of employees falling off of scaffolding or ladders, there is also the risk of objects falling from height and injuring people working below. Plus, South Africa has strict safety...

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Where to find welders for hire or rent

Oct 17

Whether you need to weld large pieces of metal for a construction job, or simply need a welder for a home DIY project, you can find the perfect welder for rent at Talisman Plant and Tool Hire. If you only need a welder for one specific project and are unlikely to get continuous use out of it, then a welder for rent is a cost effective and practical solution. Power...

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Some great uses for a high pressure washer!

Oct 15

As the dull winter days fade away and spring sunshine is flooding our gardens… it suddenly is apparent that our outdoor areas are definitely not as sparkling as they could be! The best piece of equipment for cleaning just about anything outside is a high-pressure washer – and you can rent one from Talisman Plant and Tool Hire. So why should you think about...

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Great home landscaping projects for the spring

Oct 01

Spring has sprung, and it’s the perfect time to spruce up your garden. Spring is all about planting new flowers and shrubs, rejuvenating your lawn if winter has left it looking less than lovely, and getting your garden looking gorgeous so that you can enjoy it during the summer months. Some of the following ideas may require specialised garden tools, and if needed...

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No Power at Your Building Site? No Problem! Hire a Generator Today

Sep 23

Why spend money on a new one when you can hire a generator instead? Let’s take a look at the benefits of generator rental, as well as the different types of generators currently available. Why Hire a Generator? There are many benefits associated with generator rental as opposed to buying one new or second hand. Firstly, you won’t have to worry about keeping up...

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Rent Your Surveying Equipment and Save

Sep 22

Are you considering renting surveying equipment instead of buying it? Many contractors are making this decision and are reaping the benefits as a result. Below, we discuss why opting for surveying equipment for hire is a great idea, as well as the many different types of surveying equipment currently available for rent. The Benefits of Renting Surveying Equipment If...

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A Guide to Restoring a Damaged Wooden Floor

Sep 19

There isn’t a floor more beautiful than a hardwood floor. However, even the best wooden floors can be damaged: from minor surface scratches to structural defects to annoying squeaks. For the most common damage to wooden floors, floor sanders are a vital part of their restoration. Types of Damage to Wooden Flooring Sadly, there is more than one way in which to...

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