Is Winter the Best Season to Remodel Your Home?

Aug 16

Is Winter the Best Season to Remodel Your Home?

Home remodelling is a big decision and one that needs to be planned well in advance. Some people believe that winter is the best time to take on remodelling and revamping projects at home and here’s why: Paint Jobs Are Easier You’re going to get the best pricing. There are often paint sales during winter which means you can save between 20 to 30% on your...

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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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Hiring A Skip? Here’s What You Can Put in It

Sep 12

The amount of rubble and waste produced during construction and home improvements are mind-boggling. A skip is a perfect way to manage that – it hides the eyesore while you are working and avoids moving the rubble twice. Be responsible about what you throw into a skip, though, as it is not a case of everything and anything goes. What Not to Put in Your...

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An expert guide to building a braai

Jan 23

It’s summertime, which means it’s the perfect time to get your friends together for a braai! A built in brick braai is a great asset to your outdoor entertainment area and is not too difficult to construct. With the right materials and tools (you may need to consider construction equipment rental for this once-off job – Talisman Plant & Tool Hire has a...

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Why 2017 is the year to expand your building and handyman business

Jan 09

In South Africa, what really makes our economy thrive is entrepreneurship. Small businesses, run correctly, can be very rewarding to run – both from a financial and personal fulfilment point of view. If you are a small construction company or handyman, look at 2017 as an opportunity to grow your business by considering construction equipment rental to take on...

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