A guide to hiring surveyor equipment

Oct 17

Surveyor equipment is a vital component of any construction job. A surveyor takes precise measurements of a property before construction begins to determine boundary lines. Using a selection of surveying tools, combined with his set of specialized skills, important data is collected that is used in engineering, map-making and construction. A tool rental company such...

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Essential lighting for construction sites

Aug 22

Health and safety regulations require construction sites to provide sufficient lighting in potentially poorly lit areas, and of course site-wide at night. If you are working on road construction or building construction and you don’t have access to your own building construction tools and equipment, it’s best to consult with local tool rental companies to ensure...

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5 reasons why it’s better to hire construction tools – not buy

Aug 15

To buy or hire… that is the question. Whether you’re a construction company, or just an individual looking for specialised equipment for a home renovation project, having access to the right tools for the job is important. In many cases, buying new tools for a once off project is expensive – which is why tool hire from a company such as Talisman Plant and...

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8 uses for pressure washers

May 30

When it comes to cleaning grime on the outside of your house, a pressure washer can produce some of the best results. Not only can this machine keep the outside of your home looking its best, it has many other uses as well. Here are a few: Pressure washers can keep vinyl fencing looking brand new year after year It can be used to spray insects and cobwebs in...

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How to renovate your bathroom on a budget

May 16

Most homeowners know that the most common areas that get renovated in a home are the kitchen and bathrooms. Whether you are trying to sell your house or simply want to give your home a facelift, the first step is to renovate the bathroom. But how do you do this on a budget? If you’ve got an unsightly 1970s style bathroom and have received a few renovation quotes,...

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How to remove a concrete slab

May 09

Removing a concrete slab doesn’t have to be a massive operation. The same principles always apply, so we have rounded up a few tips and pointers to help you get the job done properly. Always wear your safety gear and make sure you’ve got the right power tools for the job. You will need a big jack hammer, a crow bar (if you are moving heavy blocks of concrete), a...

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