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Do You Need to Rent a Boom Lift or a Scissor Lift? Know the Difference
Do You Need to Rent a Boom Lift or a Scissor Lift? Know the Difference

When you need to rent an aerial work platform, knowing your different options will help ensure you choose the correct heavy equipment to get your job done.

A-tisket, A-tasket. Yes, It’’s a Big Yellow Basket!
A-tisket, A-tasket. Yes, It’’s a Big Yellow Basket!

About 42 miles east of Columbus, Ohio, you will find the “World’s Largest Basket.  It was built in 1997 and it is the home of the Longaberger Company that is known for manufacturing handcrafted maple wood baskets.

Are you an Adrenaline Junkie? Check out Falcon’s Fury –
Are you an Adrenaline Junkie? Check out Falcon’s Fury –

Falcons Fury is anticipated to open in Spring 2014 at Busch Gardens Tampa. It’s surprising that there hasn’t been this type of a thrill ride before.

Construction Careers vs. a College Education, Which Pays Out More? (Infographic)
Construction Careers vs. a College Education, Which Pays Out More? (Infographic)

Many of us were told college is the best road to a financially secure future. That’s not always the case. See how many construction jobs pay more than some office jobs (and without all that student loan debt).

Top Boom Lift for 2018
Top Boom Lift for 2018

The JLG’s 1500SJ boom lift is that it is the first in its industry that only requires a weight permit for transport. Standing tall at 150 feet, it extends up to 25 feet for additional horizontal and vertical reach.

Global Trends for Heavy Construction Equipment
Global Trends for Heavy Construction Equipment

Due to high infrastructural and construction growth as well as technological developments and adaptations, the construction industry has nourished the need and expansion of heavy construction equipment.

Eight Reasons Why Renting Is Better than Owning
Eight Reasons Why Renting Is Better than Owning

Looking for more reasons to rent with us at BigRentz? We have eight simple reasons on why renting is better than owning.

Swing and a Miss!
Swing and a Miss!

It is important to choose an excavator that offers reduced and zero-tail-swing, but also to know how to choose the configuration that is best suited for your applications.

Top Compact Crawler Boom Lift for 2013
Top Compact Crawler Boom Lift for 2013

When we saw the JLG X55-AJ Compact Crawler Boom Lift, we were impressed!  Due to the low height and rubber tracks, this boom lift can go more places at your job site (e.g., gates, public buildings, and standard doorways) and is easily transported on a trailer or tilt-back truck due to its compact design.

Monthly Rise in Construction Unemployment Rate, but Year Over Year is Up
Monthly Rise in Construction Unemployment Rate, but Year Over Year is Up

There was an increase in construction worker unemployment rates within the last month:  September showed 8.5% which went up to 9% in October.

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