Different Jobs for Different Drill Types

Jun 11

Different Jobs for Different Drill Types

When you need to hire a drill, there are a number of decisions that you will have to make regarding the job you want to do. Drill bit sets offer a wide variety of sizes that you can choose from depending on the task at hand, but many people only use a small number of these bits. In this sense, buying an entire set might not make sense and it is easier to know what...

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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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Signs that Your Concrete Needs to be Replaced

Feb 05

Signs that Your Concrete Needs to be Replaced

Whether as a result of tree root growth or simple wear-and-tear over the years, your home’s driveway is sure to require replacements or repairs at some time or another. Procrastinating and avoiding doing this can lead to more expenses in the long run. So, it’s best to jump into action when the signs become apparent that a makeover is due. Before you start...

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A guide to drill bit types

Jan 15

A guide to drill bit types

If you need to hire construction equipment, then you will likely be using drill bits as part of your project. There are different drill bit types that you should use depending on whether you are drilling into wood, masonry or cement. Here’s a brief overview of what you need to know about drill bits: Brad Point drill bits Also known as dowel drill bits, these are...

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Hammer Drill or Impact Drill – What’s Best for Your Project?

Dec 11

Hammer Drill or Impact Drill – What’s Best for Your Project?

When it comes to buying a drill, you have to consider what the drill is going to be used for. When it comes to certain tasks, there may definitely be various as well as better options for the job. It may even be a good idea to contact a drill hire company to test the range of drills available. That will save you the expense of buying one that may prove not be...

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