Tool & Equipment Hire

Here is our comprehensive price list for Tool & Equipment Hire

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE


Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

A

"NO MORE PROPS" supports 2.1m opening..............................................36 per week 150 Deposit

ACROWS (Adj. Steel props) 3' 5" - 6' 0" (1.07m – 1.83m) No.0............ 6 per week 20
ACROWS (Adj. Steel props) 5' 9" - 10' 3" (1.74m – 3.08m) No.1......... 6 per week 30
ACROWS (Adj. Steel props) 8' 6" - 13' 0" (2.6 – 3.96m) No.3.............. 6 per week 30
ACROWS (Trench Props) 1' 6" - 2' 6" (0.46m – 0.76m) ......................... 5 per week 20

ALI RAMPS – 9ft long (skip ramps) (2.74m) ........................................18 per week 100

AUGERS (posthole) 6" (150mm) .........................................................12 per week 50
AUGERS (posthole) 9" (230mm) .................................................... 16 per week 50

B

BALL JOINT SPLITTERS .............................................................. 6 per week 15

BANDSTANDS (see 'Trestles')

BBQ (gas extra) large party size, grill & griddle ................................... 48 per week 100

BARRIER NET – orange; 5-10m ..................................................... 6 per week 30

BLOW GUN - electric ................................................................... 18 per week 80

BLOW LAMPS - Gun Kit - auto ignition (gas extra) ............................ 16 per week 50
BLOW LAMPS - Gun Kit - large, double / triple head ............................. 18 per week 50
BLOW LAMPS - Gun Kit - small head................................................. 12 per week 50

BOLT CROPPERS - 30 "................................................................ 12 per week 100
BOLT CROPPERS - Baby ................................................................. 5 per week 30

BOSCH BREAKERS - see 'Kango's'

BRUSH CUTTER - 2 stroke (nylon head; plastic finger / metal blade)...... 66 per week 150
BRUSH CUTTER - Electric strimmer ................................................ 24 per week 50
BRUSH CUTTER - Pro-Trim, wheeled ................................................ 48 per week 150

BICYCLE HOLDER - fits most vehicles ............................................. 10 per week 50

C

CARPET CLEANER (water spray type )....................... 40 per week 150
- upholstery attachment............................................. 5 per week

CARPET CUTTING SHEARS ............................................................... 5 per week 20

CARPET STRETCHER.................................................................. 12 per week 50

CAR RAMPS (see car section.)

CATERING TABLES (6x2) .............................................................. 10 per week 25

CAULKING GUNS - Mastic ............................................................. 6 per week 15

CHALK LINER (see 'Road Marker')

CHIMNEY BRUSH - with rods ......................................................... 12 per week 20

CLAY PIGEON MACHINE .......................................................... 18 per week 100



COMPRESSOR – 50 lt. tank / 7 cfm / 240v ..................................... 48 per week 150

CONCRETE MIXERS 4/3 & elec. 240v / 110v ................................. 30 per week 200

CROW BAR / ROAD PIN ............................................................. 6 per week 50

CLUB HAMMER (see 'Hammer')

CULTIVATOR – 5.5hp; petrol, weight = 78kg; depth to 150mm.............. 96 per week 200


CULTIVATOR – 9hp; 800mm wide; dig 150mm deep ......................... 144 per week 300

CULTIVATOR - 8hp; 600mm wide; dig 300mm deep.....................120 per week 300



CUTTER - tile
- 12v cordless wet diamond wheel tile cutter .................................. 36 per week 100
- 240v table saw (diamond) 35mm cut max; 30kg ............................ 66 per week 150

Lightweight
- Art 43 - 43cm sq (up to 12 mm) .................................................. 16 per week 100
- Birchwood T400 (40cm) ........................................................ 20 per week 100

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit

Heavyweight
- Art 31 - 30cm sq (cuts up 12mm) ................................................. 20 per week 100
- Art 46 - 50cm sq (up to 18mm) ................................................ 24 per week 100
- T600 Birchwood 60cm sq ........................................................... 24 per week 100

Rubi TS 30
- 43cm long up to 8mm thick ....................................................... 16 per week 100
Diamond Drill Kit – 6 to 32 mm porcelain / slate / granite................ 36 per week 100
(Centre water feed) £6.00 for additional drill bits.

Universal drill guide water fed (1 ltr) 6mm - 83mm.......................... 20 per week 50

D

DE-HUMIDIFIER model TBD5 - medium ............................................ 72 per week 150
DE-HUMIDIFIER model TBD4H - small ............................................ 60 per week 150

DE-HUMIDIFIER Rhino RD48 model F435 - medium..........................120 per week 200

DIGITAL SIGNAL METER UHF/DVBT.............................................6 per day 30


DODDLER w.c. seat fitting tool...........................................................10 per week 20

DRAIN KING ....................................................................................... 12 per week 100

DRAIN PUMP BAGS - 4" (100mm)....................................................... 8 per week 15
DRAIN PUMP BAGS - 6" (150mm)......................................................... 10 per week 15

DRAIN RODS - 30 ft set (10m)............................................................ 12 per week 30

DRAIN STOPPERS - 4" and 6" each ................................................... 5 per week 15

DRAIN TESTING BENDS - 4" (100mm)................................................. 10 per week 50
DRAIN TESTING BENDS - 6" (150mm) ................................................ 12 per week 50

DRAIN TESTER U-GAUGE .............................................................. 12 per week 40

DRINKS COOLER-240v............................................................ 36 per week 100

DRYER TURBO – 240v carpet dryer............................................... 48 per week 100

DUMPY LEVEL (standard and staff) ................................................... 48 per week 150

DUST SHEETS - 12' x 9' approx. ........................................................ 6 per week 15

E

EXTENSION LEAD - 25m; 240v or 110v .............................................6 per week 30

F

FENCE MAUL – 10lb ......................................................... 5 per week 30

FENCE POST PULLER – 3-5" (75 – 130mm) .................................. 6 per week 50

FLOOD LIGHTS - 110v tripod mounted with twin 500w lamps ............ 18 per week 80

FLOOR DOGS/CRAMPS (per pair) .................................................... 12 per week 50

FORKS.................................................................................................. 5 per week 25

FRAME CRAMPS - 24" (609mm).................................................. each 5 per week 30
FRAME CRAMPS - 36" (915mm)................................................. each 6 per week 30
FRAME CRAMPS - 48" (1220mm).................................................... each 8 per week 40
FRAME CRAMPS - 60" (1524mm).................................................... each 9 per week 50
FRAME CRAMPS - 72"(1828mm)...................................................... each 10 per week 50

G

GARDEN SHREDDER - Bosch AXT 2200; max. 40mm branch

Weight 25kg; electric 240v ................................................................ 42 per week 150

GAS FIRES - Calor (gas extra) ........................................................... 18 per week 100

GAZ BLOW LAMP .............................................................................. 6 per week 25

GAZ LIGHT - canister extra ..............................................................4 per week 15

GAZ RING ....................................................................................... ... 6 per week 15

GAS SPACE HEATER - Propane 48,000 - 140,000 Btu Adjustable.

(Gas extra) ........................................................................................ 54 per week 100

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

GAZEBO – 2.7m x 2.7m with sides................................................. 12 per week 50

G-CLAMPS - 6" (150mm) .................................................................. 6 per week 20
G-CLAMPS - 4" (100mm)..................................................................... 5 per week 20

GENERATOR - petrol - 2kw (dual voltage) .......................................... 54 per week 150
GENERATOR - petrol - 3kw (dual voltage) ........................................... 60 per week 150

GLUE GUN - electric (glue sticks extra) ............................................... 6 per week 50

GRAFTS ............................................................................................... 6 per week 35

GRASS CUTTER - Rotary petrol; self-driven with box......................... 48 per week 150

GRINDER, ANGLE - 4" & 4 ? (115mm).............................................. 20 per week 100
GRINDER, ANGLE - 9" (230mm)....................................................... 30 per week 100
GRINDER Dust Free Guard (with vacuum outlet) ................................10 per week 80

GULLEY CLEAN TOOL - 6" (150mm)...................................................10 per week 40

GULLEY ROAD SCOOP - 8" (200mm) ................................................10 per day 50

H

HACKSAW - blades extra + vat ............................................................ 5 Per Week 15

HALOGEN HEATER Quartz Red Cabinet - 1500-3000w; 240v............ 50 per week 100

HAMMER - slide .................................................................................. 8 per week 30

HAMMER - club ................................................................................... 5 per week 10

HEDGE TRIMMERS - 22" petrol 2/stroke mix ...................................... 54 per week 150
HEDGE TRIMMERS - Long reach 1.2m ............................................. 60 per week 150

HELMETS - safety .................................................purchase only........6 each

HIGH PRESSURE WASHERS - Karcher HD6?13 130 bar..................... 88 per week 150
HIGH PRESSURE WASHERS - HOT-up to 80 c, 105 bar (77kg)............. 120 per week 200
HIGH PRESSURE WASHERS - patio attachment ......................................... 20 per week

HOLE CUTTER - adjustable (holes for downlighters etc) ................... 12 per week 100

HOOVER - Industrial Wet & Dry Vacuum - 25 litre capacity................. 54 per week 100
HOOVER - Stihl SE 60c; 240v; 18 litre Wet & Dry .............................. 36 per week 100

HUB PULLER ..................................................................................... 10 per week 35

I

IMMERSION HEATER SPANNER (open or box type) .......................... 6 per week 30

IDENTATION ROLLER - paths ............................................................. 8 per day 70

INSPECTION LAMP ............................................................................. 5 per week 10

J

JACK - 2 tonne trolley .......................................................................... 30 per week 100

K

KANGO HAMMERS

  • SDS + Drill /Bosch Hammer ................................................................ 36 per week 150
  • Small – lightweight drilling & chipping – up to 50mm.......................... 38 per week 150
  • Medium – drilling & breaking – up to 75mm .................................... 45 per week 150
  • Large – demolition - up to 100mm – Makita HR5211 AVT ................... 66 per week 200
  • Extra Large – (125mm) GSH16 – 28 (45J) .................................... 84 per Week 200
  • Bosch Heavy Breaker – up to 150 – 175mm .................................. 90 per week 200
  • Hydraulic/Petrol Breaker – 25kg; 25ft hose – up to 300mm ................. 120 per week 500
  • Clay Spade / Tile Remover ........................................................ 6 per week 30

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

K

CORE BITS – TCT/ Diamond

  • 1.5" & 2" (38mm)............................................ 6 per day 100
  • 3" TC bit (52mm/90mm) ................................... 8 per day 100
  • 4" TC bit (107mm/ 117mm) ...............................9 per day 100
  • 5" TC bit (127mm) ............................................. 10 per day 100
  • 6" TC bit (152mm) ............................................. 12 per day 100

Roadall Manual Breaker ................................................................ 9.60 per week 50

L

LADDERS

  • LSD System Two 27ft ladders, 5m x 600 staging for gutter work..............80 per week 300
  • Alloy - Surveyors (3.6m) / Telescopic (3.3m)/ 25ft triple..................30 per week 150
  • Alloy - 22' 2" (6.7m).......................................................... 16 per week 100
  • Alloy - 24'3" (7.4m) ........................................................... 18 per week 100
  • Alloy - 27' 6" (8.41m)........................................................ 30 per week 100
  • Alloy - 29' 9" (9.10m)........................................................ 30 per week 100
  • Alloy - 34' 0" (10.30m)........................................................ 36 per week 150
  • Alloy - 38' 6" (11.75m)....................................................... 42 per week 150
  • Alloy - 41' 0" (12.50m).........................................................48 per week 150
  • Alloy - 44' 9" (13.41m)....................................................... 54 per week 150
  • Rung Platform ................................................................. 5 per week 5
  • Roof 17' 0" - 18' 0" (5.10m – 5.49m)................................... 30 per week 100
  • Hip & Roof - Special ........................................................ 36 per week 100
  • Stays / safety foot ............................................................. 6 per week 50

LAWN AERATOR - Hand ..................................................................... 6 per week 25

LAWN WEEDKILLER/FERTILIZER SPRAY - Walkover; 20 Ltr tank..... 18 per week 100

LEAF VACUMN SWEEPER - Petrol; self-driven; 8 bushel bag cap....... 54 per week 150

Optional hose attachment ................................................................... 6 per week 50

LIGHTS - Festoon –2/ 6 / 9/ 11-lamps- 110v white lights only 2.00 per lamp 50
Plus cost of any broken bulbs

LIGHTS – coloured – 15w – 240v – 10 x 10m (outdoor type) ................ 6 per week 30

LOG SPLITTER –7 ton; 240v electric / hydraulic ..............................52 per week 200

M

MITRE – (Saw hand) ........................................................................... 12 Per Week 35

MANHOLE COVER LIFTER - 'Easy Lift' ............................................. 12 per week 50

MANHOLE KEYS - one pair ................................................................. 8 per day 20

MASTIC GUNS - see 'CAULKING GUNS' (refills extra)

MATTOCKS.......................................................................................... 6 per week 30

MOISTURE METER ...................................................................... 12 per week 100

MOSS RAKE - (Lawn Doctor); petrol; box (blades).............................. 60 per week 150
MOSS RAKE - Electric lawn rake – Bosch, box (spring tines)............... 24 per week 100
MOSS RAKE - Wolf Lawn Aerator - electric; 28ft lead (blades)............ 24 per week 100

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

N

NOISE METER ..................................................................................... 12 per week 50

NEEDLES - used with Acrows .............................................................. 5 per week 15

STRONG BOY
- alternative to NEEDLE (needs 1 Acrow) ..................... 8 per week 50

P

PAINTERS STEPS - 8 tread .................................................................. 10 per week 80
PAINTERS STEPS - 10 tread ................................................................ 12 per week 100

PAINTERS TRESTLES - 6' 0" (1.83m)............................................... 12 per week 50
PAINTERS TRESTLES - 8' 0" (2.44m)...................................................16 per week 50
PAINTERS TRESTLES - 10' 0" (3.05m)................................................... 18 per week 50

PAPER HANGERS TABLES ................................................................ 6 per week 15

PASLODE NAIL GUN IM350; 51-90mm nails ................................... 54 per week 150

PATIO HEATER 14kw – 13kg; 1kg per hour consumption ...................... 48 per week 150
PATIO HEATER - Table top 4.5hw 0.3kg per hour use ................ 12 per week 100

PAVIOURS BEETLE (Wooden mallet)................................................. 6 per week 25

PIANO TROLLEY ................................................................................ 12 per week 50

PICKS .................................................................................................. 6 per week 20

PINS (for barrier tape) ...................................................................1.00 per week 4

PIPE BENDERS - 15mm; 22mm; 28mm ............................................. 36 per week 100

PIPE CUTTERS - 4" (100mm) clay and steel ...................................... 18 per week 100

PIPE FREEZER – electric 240v; REMS; 10 – 45mm .......................... 66 per week 200

PIPE THREADING MACHINE (hand) ?" - 1 ?" ................................... 24 per week 100

PIPE VICE - Plumbers (Tripod) ........................................................... 12 per week 50

PLANER - 3" (75mm) - 240v ............................................................... 36 per week 100

PLUNGERS - sink .............................................................................. 50 per week 10

POP RIVETER GUN- rivets extra (standard) ....................................... 10 per week 30

PORTABLE SCAFFOLD (Tower)

  • Steel 16'(5.1m) high 4x4 base inc. boards and base plates ............. 32 per week 150
  • Steel 24' (7.6m) high 6x6 base inc. boards and base plates .................. 40 per week 150
  • Set of wheels - £20 extra per set
  • Alluminium 3.6m high single width with wheels, foldable......90 per week 500
  • Alluminium 6.2m high double width with wheels ................120 per week 500
  • Alluminium towers come with trapdoor access and internal ladders.

POST DRIVER - 4" / 6" (100mm/150mm) diameter .............................. 16 per week 50

POST DIGGER STEEL 69" BOLSTER TAMPER................................ 5 per week 40

PRESSURE WASHER Karcher (See High Pressure)

PRUNER - tree, long or short handle ...................................................10 per week 50

PULLER FLYWHEEL & CLUTCH PLATE .......................................... 14 per week 60

PUMPS - 1" elec. submersible (clears down to 1/4") *............................ 30 per week 100
PUMPS - 2"elec. submersible (600 gals per hour) .................................. 48 per week 100
Additional 20ft of hose (6m) - £6 extra
* For hard surfaces only * for clean water only

PUMP - 2" petrol (clears 500 litres per minute) ................................... 48 per week 150
PUMP - Puddle type to 3mm ................................................... 48 per week 150

PUNNERS - hand ................................................................................ 6 per week 30

PUTLOGS - 5ft each ............................................................................ 1.00 per week 2
PUTLOGS - clips each .................................................................. .... 0.30 per week 1

Q

QUICK PROP - 1.7m - 4m............Plasterboard................................. 5 per week 25

QUICK GRIP – 12" or 24" ............................................................... 5 per week 30

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

R

RAMPS - for car - per pair .................................................................... 7.20 per week 20

ROAD LAMPS (paraffin, for sale)............................................................ 10
ROAD LAMPS - Elec. with battery ..................................................4.80 per week 10

(Replacement battery extra)

ROAD LAMP CAGE - electric lamps only ....................................... 1.20 per week 20

ROAD CONES ..................................................................................... 1.20 per week 15

ROAD MARKER - Easyline 4-wheel applicator .................................... 19.20 per week 50
ROAD MARKER - Aerosol - white/yellow (refill £6 each)
ROAD MARKER - Chalk liner ............................................................... 6 per week 15

ROLLER - water filled for garden (50kg appr. when filled) .................. 14.40 per week 50

ROUTER - H/D ?; ?" collets (cutters extra) ........................................ 36 per week 150
ROUTER - Ovolu bead cutter ............................................................... 9.60 per week 30
ROUTER - Rest (Straight & Dovetail) .................................................. 6 per week 20

S

SACK BARROW ................................................................................. 14.40 per Week 100
SACK BARROW (3 in 1 barrow or stairway)......................................... 19.20 per week 100

SANDER - Palm electric (sand paper extra) Delta type ....................... 18 per week 50
SANDER - Orbital – 75/100mm with bag (sand paper extra) ................. 18 per week 50

STAIRMATE .............................................................................. 6 per week 50

SAWS

  • 9 " heavy duty circular TCT Blade/7 ?" med. Duty ................ 30 per week 100
  • Bushmans (hand) .................................................................... 6 per week 30
  • Reciprocating .................................................................... 26 per week 100
  • Jigsaw (230v and 110v)...................................................... 26 per week 100
  • Tyranasaw (blades extra)................................................... 54 per week 150
  • Masonry T/Tipped hand ........................................................... 7.20 per week 50
  • Mitre-chop - 240v with dust extraction & Slide........................... 76.80 per week 150
  • Super – Brick / Block cutter; 13kg; 240v ............................... 72 per week 250

SAW BENCH - with guides ............................................................... 30 per week 100

SCAFFOLD BOARDS - per foot ........................................................... 0.28 per week 1
SCAFFOLD BOARDS - telescopic, metal; 1.9m–3.40m x .20m wide............... 18 per week 150
SCAFFOLD POLES - per foot ............................................................ 0.28 per week 1
(See 'Notes' for special rates after 28 days hire)
Adjustable feet for towers/scaffolding ............................................ 0.60 per week 2
SCAFFOLD - all fittings (each) & base plates (each) ........................... 0.28 per week 0.60
SCAFFOLD SPANNER ...................................................................... 2.40 per week 5

SHERPASCOPIC STEPS (REACHES 3.5M).................................... 60 per week 150

SHOVELS / spade................................................................................. 6 per week 30
SHOVELS - cable spade (long shaft / steel) ..................................... 6 per week 50

SHUV HOLER ..................................................................................... 18 per week 50

SICKLE & STONE ................................................................................ 6 per week 20

SKIP RAMP (2.7m) .................................................................. 20 per week 200

SLAB/BLOCK CUTTER - Minipave – 47mm – 87mm ........................ 28 per week 100
SLAB/BLOCK CUTTER - Hydraulic - 650mm wide; 44 -235mm Max....................................... 54 per week 100

SLAB LIFTER (manual) ................................................................20 per week 50

SLATE RIPPER ................................................................................... 4.80 per week 20

SLEDGE HAMMERS - 7lb and 10lb .................................................... 4.80 per week 20

SPACE HEATER See Gas Space Heater.

SPANNER - for tap .............................................................................. 6 per week 20
SPANNER - for immersion heater ........................................................ 6 per week 30

SPIRIT LEVELS - 3 - 6ft (0.9m – 1.8m)................................................. 6 per week 50

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

SPLIT HEADS 2' to 3' (0.6 – 0.9m) ............................................... 3.60 per week 20

STAIR MASTER 2'0" wide 8' to 14' high (2.44m – 4.2m)..................... 24 per week 100

STAGING - per foot 12'; 16'; 18'; 20'; 22', 24' (3.6m – 7.3m)................. 2.00 per week 10

STAPLER - manual (extra for staples - various) .................................. 9.60 per week 30
STAPLER - electric (extra for staples - up to 19mm) ........................... 24 per week 100

STEPS – SHERPASCOPIC – gated & out-riggers (2.9 – 3.4m reach)... 60 per week 150

STILSONS - 36" ............................................................................... 18 per week 50

STOPCOCK KEYS & MANHOLE KEYS ............................................... 6 per week 25

STRONGBOY ............................................................................. 7.20 per week 50

SUCTION CUP GRIPPER - 80kg max ................................................ 12 per week 50

T

TAR POT BOILER - 10 gal. Inc. bucket, ladle and burner ................. 36 per week 100
TAR POT BOILER - 27 gal. Inc. bucket, ladle and burner ................ 42 per week 100
TAR POT BURNER.................................................... 12 per week 50

THREADING - pipe (hand) ?" - 1 ?" ................................................... 24 per week 80

TIRFOR WINCHES - 30cwt .............................................................. 60 per week 150

TIRFOR WINCH SLINGS - 10' (price per pair) ................................... 12 per week 50

TORQUE WRENCH – (5 – 80 ft-lb.) (25 – 250 ft lb.) (30 - 150 ft lb) ... 14.40 per week 100
TORQUE WRENCH - (6.7 – 108Nm) (34 – 339Nm) (42 – 203Nm)

TOWERS See Portable.

TRANSFORMER - 2.25 & 3 KVA capacity; twin outlet 110volt ......... 18 per week 80

TRESTLES - L/weight steel 2'6" - 4'6" (0.76m – 1.37m)........................ 4.80 per week 25
TRESTLES - L/weight steel 3'6" - 6'0" (1.07m – 1.83m)......................... 6 per week 25

TROWELS - bricklayers & plasterers .................................................... 3.60 per week 10

TURF CUTTER – 12" max depth; push or driven type ...................... 132 per week 200

TURF IRON .............................................................................. 12 per week 50

V

VIBRATOR PLATE - petrol - Small 12KN (450mm x 508mm).............. 54 per week 150

VIBRATOR PLATE - petrol - Medium 14KN (475mm x 508mm) .......... 66 per week 150

VIBRATOR PLATE - petrol - Paviors (inc. mat) 9KN -330mm x 440mm 54 per week 150

Accessory to above - rubber mat for small ................................... 12 per week 50

W

'WALKOVER' GRASS FERTILIZER/WEEK KILLER SPRAYER (liquid). 20 per week 50

WALKY-TALKY – UHF; 2 mile base + charger .................................. 20 per week 100

WALLPAPER PERFORATOR ....................................................... 5 per week 30

WALLPAPER STRIPPER – steam .................................................. 30 per week 100

WEED KILLER SPRAY ................................................................ 12 per week 50

WELDER Mig 165 amp incl. gloves mask and gas. 60 per week150

WHEEL ALIGNMENT TOOL .........................................................16 per week 50

WHEEL BARROWS .................................................................. 12 per week 50

WRENCH – see 'TORQUE WRENCH'
WC Seating tool. (See Doddler).

Y

YOUNGMANS – see 'STAGING

Z

Z-BEDS – includes mattress ......................................................... 10 per week 50

DAY RATE IS HALF OF WEEKLY RATE.

Prices include VAT and those shown are Cost and then Deposit.

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