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What To Look For When You Rent A Forklift
In these times of ever increasing belt tightening businesses of all types are continually looking for ways to get more bang for their buck. Engineering and construction companies have realised that one of the ways that they can realise substantial savings is through a decision to rent a forklift, rather than owning the unit. Deciding to rent a forklift makes sense from a variety of perspectives. First and foremost in makes sense from an accounting point of view. Rather than spend a large amount of money on capital equipment lease the unit, in that way the books look a lot more attractive to financial institutions should the concern wish to raise more capital.
The decision to rent a forklift also makes sense in a number of other ways. Full maintenance leasing for longer periods of time, up to 60 months in some cases reduces the impact of unexpected costs relating to keeping the forklifts busy. The company can choose the rent a forklift for periods ranging from a single day to as many months as they require. This means that the forklift is available as and when it is required and the company does not run the risk of having expensive equipment lying idle. The rental option therefore offers excellent return on investment.
Companies that offer facilities enabling contractors to rent a forklift also offer attractive options to insure the units. The specialised insurance will ensure that downtime is kept to a minimum. The company that leases the forklifts should also have replacement units at hand to ensure that work on any project can continue without pause. The company that provides rental services should also have experienced and qualified service personnel that will perform regular maintenance, including the replacement of lubricants, as well as parts and other consumables.
If you want to rent a forklift and experience all the advantages offered by these versatile pieces of equipment but none of hassles of full time ownership then contact us.