Equipment

Sometimes renting and using equipment requires specialized knowledge. Here is your resource for choosing the right type of equipment, comparing sizes, and learning how to use various pieces.
How Does a Scissor Lift Work?

Learn how a scissor lift works with our animated guide that breaks down each part, explains the different types of power sources and more.

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26 Heavy Construction Equipment Names You Should Know

Every construction project has a perfect set of machinery to get the job done. Getting the right equipment for each project helps with efficiency, safety and build quality. Because of this, it’s important to be on the same page with your team when it comes to choosing equipment. Some machines have multiple uses, while others are task-specific.

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11 Types of Cranes You Need to Know About In Construction

To help you choose the right machine, we’ve broken down the different types of cranes (mobile and fixed) and their uses.

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How Does a Forklift Work

We know where it’s used, but how does a forklift work? To answer that, we put together this guide to break down what a forklift is used for, its different parts and how it works.

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What Can You Put in a Dumpster?

What can you put in a dumpster? The answer seems kind of simple: garbage, right?

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How do Porta-Potties Work?

You see them (and have used them) at festivals, fairs, and outdoor areas, but do you know how porta-potties work?

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The 3 Main Types of Dumpsters Used in Construction Projects

Whether you’re working on a large construction project or handling debris from a home renovation, the final step is to dispose of the waste. Even everyday businesses require a dedicated method of removing waste from their site.

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Excavator Sizes: Choosing the Right One for Your Project

Choosing the right equipment for a digging project can be a time-consuming task, especially since it’s so important to make the right choice. Even once you’ve decided on using an excavator, you still need to make sure you choose the right size.

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Bulldozer Types, Parts and Their Uses

Our list of bulldozer types details their uses, ideal work sites and more so you can select the best dozer for your project.

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5 Types of Scissor Lifts & Their Uses in Construction

Picking the right scissor lift is crucial to meeting your project needs. Here we discuss 5 types of scissor lifts and their applications, sizes, and fuel types.

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Backhoe vs. Excavator: Which Machine Is Best for Your Project?

We go over the main differences between a backhoe and excavator, including their size, versatility, and rotation and which one is more suited for your project.

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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.

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