Using Heavy Construction Equipment At Home

Determining If You Need A Flatbed Trailer To Deliver Goods To Your Customer

There are a lot of ways goods can be moved, and it is important to know when you need a specific type of trailer to move your product. In most cases, flatbed trailers are used for very specific kinds of loads and the carrier will be able to determine if they can move your product in a closed trailer or if an open flatbed is needed. When is A Flatbed Needed?   Read More...

Why You Should Buy Used Construction Equipment Instead Of New

It's important to your company to have reliable and working equipment in order to do your job properly. There may come a time when that equipment breaks down and no longer works or it might not be cost effective to fix it. Instead of buying new construction equipment which could set your projects' budget back too much, you should buy used equipment for your needs and here are a few reasons why.   Read More...

Think Scaffolding Is Just For Heavy Construction? 3 Reasons They're Great For Hanging Holiday Decorations Too

The holidays are almost here. It's that crazy time of year when everyone decorates their houses with lots of lights. If you and your neighbors are engaged in a friendly rivalry to see who can create the most elaborate decorations, it's time to step up your game. It's time to rent a scaffolding from your local equipment rental company. If you thought scaffolding was only for heavy construction projects, you thought wrong.   Read More...

3 Reasons Post Tensioning Is Important In Concrete Applications

Whether you are a concrete contractor or you work with concrete occasionally during a DIY project, you know that sometimes, concrete is not as resilient as one would expect it to be. The fact is, concrete may be durable, but it lacks in tensile strength, which means that the material can crack under pressure. Because of this, it is quite common for rebar and other metal to be used during installation to provide some sort of extra support for weight-bearing concrete areas.   Read More...

Tips For Hydraulic Fluid Maintenance In Your Machine Shop

Whether you've just taken over management of a machine shop or you're just looking for ways to save money in your existing facility, one of the things you should do is look closely at your preventative maintenance. Many machine shop owners overlook the importance of inspecting their hydraulic fluid on a regular basis. If you're wondering why you would want to do that or what you should be looking for, here's some information to clear things up.   Read More...