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A full-service online equipment rental network, BigRentz is the leader, and your "One Call Does it All" source for heavy equipment rental in over 10,000 U.S. cities.

BigRentz specializes in aerial equipment, such as scissor lifts, boom lifts and forklifts; dirt equipment, such as excavators, backhoes and skid steers; and jobsite services, including portable toilets, storage, and fencing, to meet the needs of businesses and contractors alike.

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How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

Scissor lift weights range from 1,600 lbs to 17,000 lbs depending on the machine. Read on to learn more about why scissor lift weight matters.
How Much Does A Scissor Lift Weigh?

85 Common Construction Terms Defined

85 Common Construction Terms Defined

If you’re just starting in the construction industry, it's important to understand the jargon. In this post, we define 85 construction terms you should know.
85 Common Construction Terms Defined

The Best Equipment for Grading

The Best Equipment for Grading

Grading is the process of leveling and flattening out land in preparation for a new building or area. We'll explain the best equipment for grading.
The Best Equipment for Grading

What Is Dewatering? 4 Methods for Your Construction Site

What Is Dewatering? 4 Methods for Your Construction Site

Dewatering is the process of removing water from a construction site and moving it to another place, like a detention pond or forest, to make the construction site safe to work on.
What Is Dewatering? 4 Methods for Your Construction Site

What is Asphalt Milling and When Should You Use It?

What is Asphalt Milling and When Should You Use It?

In this article, we go over the process of asphalt milling, what equipment you need, the types of asphalt milling, and how it can benefit your project.
What is Asphalt Milling and When Should You Use It?

What is a Scraper and How Does It Work?

What is a Scraper and How Does It Work?

Scrapers, known as wheel tractor scrapers, are heavy-duty earthmoving machines that are used for hauling materials.
What is a Scraper and How Does It Work?

24 Types of Construction Vehicles and How They Are Used

24 Types of Construction Vehicles and How They Are Used

We’ll explain the types of construction vehicles commonly found on construction sites, what tasks they perform, how they work, and their key features.
24 Types of Construction Vehicles and How They Are Used

Asphalt Resurfacing in 7 Easy Steps

Asphalt Resurfacing in 7 Easy Steps

Asphalt resurfacing is a relatively cheap and easy process that only requires 7 steps. Learn more about asphalt resurfacing here.
Asphalt Resurfacing in 7 Easy Steps

13 Types of Generators and Their Uses

13 Types of Generators and Their Uses

Different types of generators work best for different needs. From at-home use to industrial operations, here are 13 generators to fit your power needs.
13 Types of Generators and Their Uses

The 10 Best Work Lights for Every Use

The 10 Best Work Lights for Every Use

Find out what the best work lights for construction are and get some tips on choosing work lights for different jobs.
The 10 Best Work Lights for Every Use

What Size Air Compressor Do I Need? How To Choose the Right Size for Your Job

What Size Air Compressor Do I Need? How To Choose the Right Size for Your Job

Learn the factors influencing air compressor performance and find out what size air compressor you need for your next project.
What Size Air Compressor Do I Need? How To Choose the Right Size for Your Job

How To Level a Yard in 10 Easy Steps

How To Level a Yard in 10 Easy Steps

Follow these 10 steps to create a level yard that prevents damage and improves a home's property value.
How To Level a Yard in 10 Easy Steps

The Forklift Stability Triangle’s Importance

The Forklift Stability Triangle’s Importance

The forklift stability triangle is the area between the front wheels and the center point of the rear axle that helps determine if a lift is balanced.
The Forklift Stability Triangle’s Importance

What Do Tractors Do? Uses in Construction & Agriculture

What Do Tractors Do? Uses in Construction & Agriculture

What does a tractor do? While often considered to be farm equipment, using a tractor can benefit your construction job. Read on to learn more.
What Do Tractors Do? Uses in Construction & Agriculture

How To Operate a Mini Excavator

How To Operate a Mini Excavator

Mini excavators are compact tracked machines that perform the same task as excavators but on a smaller scale. We'll explain how to operate them.
How To Operate a Mini Excavator

How Much It Costs To Rent a Crane

How Much It Costs To Rent a Crane

Crane rental prices depend on the type of crane, duration of rental and availability of equipment.
How Much It Costs To Rent a Crane

5 Building Construction Types: Fire Resistance Ratings

5 Building Construction Types: Fire Resistance Ratings

Learn more about the rating system for buildings that determines how fire-resistant a structure is.
5 Building Construction Types: Fire Resistance Ratings

The Parts of a Crane and Their Purpose

The Parts of a Crane and Their Purpose

This article details what the parts of a crane look like and how they function so you can choose the best type of crane for your next project.
The Parts of a Crane and Their Purpose

Storage Container Sizes 101: Dimensions, Types and Cost

Storage Container Sizes 101: Dimensions, Types and Cost

Learn about the different types of storage containers, each model's average size and how much they cost.
Storage Container Sizes 101: Dimensions, Types and Cost

Excavator Bucket Size Chart: How To Choose the Right Type

Excavator Bucket Size Chart: How To Choose the Right Type

Our excavator bucket size chart shows all the different sizes and types of buckets for excavators, as well as the jobs for which they are best suited.
Excavator Bucket Size Chart: How To Choose the Right Type

How Much Does a Forklift Weigh?

How Much Does a Forklift Weigh?

When choosing equipment for your jobs, it’s important to know the machinery’s weight. Here’s how to tell how much a forklift weighs and why it matters.
How Much Does a Forklift Weigh?

25 Popular Forklift Manufacturers

25 Popular Forklift Manufacturers

The world's leading forklift manufacturer is Toyota Industries Corporation. We’ll explain the top forklift brands and the types of forklifts they offer.
25 Popular Forklift Manufacturers

15 Types of Compactors and When To Use Them

15 Types of Compactors and When To Use Them

Learn about the different types of compactors and their strengths and weaknesses on different projects.
15 Types of Compactors and When To Use Them

Forklift Capacity: Definition and How To Calculate It

Forklift Capacity: Definition and How To Calculate It

Find out what forklift capacity is and how you can accurately calculate it.
Forklift Capacity: Definition and How To Calculate It

Forklift Maintenance 101: Benefits, Frequency and Cost

Forklift Maintenance 101: Benefits, Frequency and Cost

Learn the benefits of forklift maintenance and follow our upkeep schedules to extend the service life of your equipment.
Forklift Maintenance 101: Benefits, Frequency and Cost

What Is a Skid Steer?

What Is a Skid Steer?

A skid steer is one of the most popular digging machines. We explain what makes it a small, versatile piece of construction equipment.
What Is a Skid Steer?

6 Important Forklift Safety Hazards

6 Important Forklift Safety Hazards

We cover the most common hazards and dangers operators should look out for in the work zone when operating a forklift.
6 Important Forklift Safety Hazards

12 Popular Excavator Manufacturing Companies

12 Popular Excavator Manufacturing Companies

This article will introduce the top 12 excavator manufacturing companies with their excavator options and the range of attachments available.
12 Popular Excavator Manufacturing Companies

What Is a Sheepsfoot Roller?

What Is a Sheepsfoot Roller?

This post breaks down soil compactors and their special uses so that you can find the compaction equipment that best fits the needs of your job site.
What Is a Sheepsfoot Roller?

The Best Snow Removal Equipment for Winter Weather

The Best Snow Removal Equipment for Winter Weather

Here are the best snow removal equipment and attachments to use. We'll explain how each tool is used and where they can be commonly used in certain conditions.
The Best Snow Removal Equipment for Winter Weather
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