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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Clear gutters are essential in thunderstorm season

Jan 22

The average homeowner and DIY-er knows that their house has gutters and that these gutters need to be cleaned out every once in a while. This is often a task that we push to the back of our minds, but if you procrastinate long enough then it can lead to serious issues (especially in thunderstorm season). South Africa is famous for its thunderstorms. This brings a...

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Don’t make these mistakes when using a high-pressure washer

Jan 15

Maintaining and cleaning your home’s exterior may seem like a fairly simple and straightforward job, but when it comes to using a high-pressure washer, there are many common mistakes that should be avoided. Instead of renting a high-pressure washer and thinking you can wing it, we have set out a list of common pitfalls that you should avoid. Too much pressure Some...

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How to keep a building site well lit – and why

Dec 02

Health and safety are of vital importance on building sites, and this should include providing adequate construction site lighting. When you are working towards a construction deadline, outside of daylight hours (such as early morning or late at night) or if building or renovations is taking place indoors or in areas with poor visibility, lighting is absolutely...

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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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