5 simple DIY jobs for autumn

Apr 03

Now that summer is over and autumn is upon us, you may be thinking about tackling a few DIY projects around the house and garden. The cooler weather means that home construction work is a little more pleasant: it’s not yet too cold to work comfortably outdoors. Here’s our list of easy DIY and home maintenance projects that are ideal for autumn. These are all...

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What types of surveying equipment can you hire in SA?

Mar 13

Before any construction project can begin, it is essential that the construction area is properly surveyed. Surveying involves taking highly accurate measurements of the area, including the three-dimensional position of all points, and the distance and angles between them. Construction companies who do not own surveying tools can rent surveying equipment from...

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Where to hire pedestrian rollers in South Africa

Feb 20

One of the most important aspects of construction is creating a solid and stable foundation. Compaction of a construction site before construction is essential and best achieved using compaction equipment such as a roller. Several types and sizes of pedestrian rollers for hire are available from Talisman Plant & Tool Hire. Using a roller for compaction ensures...

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for DIY fanatics

Jan 03

If you’re an avid handyman and know your way around home maintenance and renovation, the New Year is the perfect time to tackle those DIY projects you’ve been thinking about. For projects that require specialist tools, consider power tool rental from a reputable company such as Talisman Plant and Tool Hire. By renting rather than purchasing tools, you ensure that...

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How to empty a pond or swimming pool

Dec 12

Draining a pond or swimming pool is not as easy as it sounds: It’s not just a matter of removing water from the pool – there are other considerations. If you’re emptying water from a pool, consider water pumps for rent from Talisman Plant and Tool Hire to ensure that you have access to the best equipment.   Choose quality equipment Most homeowners are...

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5 signs your drain needs cleaning

Nov 28

For your plumbing system, a blocked drain can be a disaster. However, as long as you regularly check for signs that your drain needs cleaning and perform proper maintenance, plumbing doesn’t have to be complicated. Talisman Plant and Tool Hire has a wide range of plumbing equipment available for hire, suited to both residential and commercial use. For smaller...

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