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Prepare for Spring with Hired Garden Tools

Prepare for Spring with Hired Garden Tools
Getting your garden spring-ready can be a chore. It takes time and can cost a lot of money if you have a large space. If you're not a keen gardener, the costs of garden tools may even outweigh the benefits of making that extra effort.If you're a once-yearly gardener, you're not alone and there are ways to overcome the costs and get that beautiful o...

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A Guide to Pressure Washers

A Guide to Pressure Washers
If you have any exterior surfaces in need of a deep clean then a pressure washer is probably the solution for you. Used for light, moderate and heavy cleaning, pressure washers are in incredible demand for a variety of cleaning purposes.What Are Pressure Washers?Pressure washers are machines that use a high-powered jet of water, with adjustable noz...

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Benefits of Industrial Vacuum Cleaners

A vacuum cleaner uses an air pump to create a partial vacuum that has the ability to pick up dirt, dust, and other small objects. However, that isn't all people look for when they shop for a vacuum.The biggest mistake you can make when purchasing a vacuum, especially for your place of business, is just grabbing any well-known, name-brand vacuu...

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​What Is An Excavator and What is it Used For?

​What Is An Excavator and What is it Used For? An excavator is a popular choice on construction sites and other areas where an earthmoving vehicle is required. The machine itself is constructed with a bucket, arm, rotating cab, and movable tracks. This construction of the vehicle provides a high-quality, superior level of digging power, as well as ...

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Hiring a Pressure Washer vs Purchasing

Hiring a Pressure Washer vs Purchasing
To hire or not to hire, that is the question. OK, it may not be THE question, but it's an important one especially when you're looking to get a pressure washer. If you've got decking to clean, driveway to sweep or paint to remove, a pressure washer should be the go-to option to get the job done quickly and easily, but why? Let's take a look at why ...

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The Ideal Garden Tool Hire for Summer

The Ideal Garden Tool Hire for Summer
​Summer's here, which means it's probably time most of us got out there and started doing some serious gardening. The sun's only going to make our grass and plants grow – and therefore, it's likely a good time to start looking into the best garden care tools. But what if you don't have any gardening tools to hand?What if your spades and forks have ...

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Why Should I Hire a Floor Sander Rather Than Buy One?

Why Should I Hire a Floor Sander Rather Than Buy One?

​When realising that we need a certain tool for the job one of our first thoughts is often to hire one. There are often some good reasons for hiring rather than buying, reasons which apply to the use of floor sanders, too. In this blog, we're going to explore why floor sander hire is the ideal option.

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Hiring vs Buying a Leaf Blower

Hiring vs Buying a Leaf Blower

​Are you sick of garden debris and clutter choking your space? It might be time to invest in a leaf blower – but what's the best option – buying or renting? If you want to hire a leaf blower, it means you'll have access to the hardware for a short time. Buying, of course, means you'll always have access to your blower for one payment upfront. But what's likely to be the best option for you when it comes to leaf blowers? Should you hire or buy?

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Hiring Garden Tools | Ensure your Garden Is Ready for Spring

Hiring Garden Tools | Ensure your Garden Is Ready for Spring
​You might not think it, but the humble garden has evolved enormously over the last few decades. The best gardens could hope for in the past was a sad-looking lawn with some drooping flowers around the border.Driven by television shows, internet inspiration and magazines, we can now create gardens that are simply stunning. By adding materials, from...

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Hire A Heavy Duty Vacuum | Spring Clean

Hire A Heavy Duty Vacuum | Spring Clean
Get Your Spring Cleaning On Today​We all like to think our homes are spotlessly clean. Sure they might get a little messy, especially if you have kids (or a husband…or a bloke in the house of any description), but that can be tidied up, right? As much as we try to keep on top of the housework, the pressure of modern life means that even the most ex...

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How To Install Portable Toilets On Your Work Site

How To Install Portable Toilets On Your Work Site

Why Do You Require Portable Toilet?


If you have a construction project to manage, it is essential to provide your employees with somewhere to "powder their nose". If providing access to permanent toilets is not possible, the only other option is to install portable toilets. Regardless of whether you opt for semi-permanent toilet blocks or high-quality plastic portable loos, your employees will be comfortable if you choose the right option for your work site:

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Reap the Benefits of Lighting Hire This Dark Winter!

Reap the Benefits of Lighting Hire This Dark Winter!

Benefits of Lighting Hire

Winter can be annoying – not so much as a result of the cold & dry weather, but because of the dark and unplanned power interruptions. And who really has the patience to wait until the power supply is up and running again?

If you have a business and want your operations to continue regardless of whether there is power or not, the solution is simple – hire lighting and power. Are you wondering why you should take such a step? If you are, you may want to consider the following benefits:

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Jet Washing Your Patio In The Winter

Jet Washing Your Patio In The Winter

Top tips to keep your garden looking fresh

Winter is just around the corner and you're probably looking forward to enjoying a warm drink out on your patio. But, is your patio clean? One way to make sure your patio is clean is to use a jet washer.

There are some important things to remember when using a pressure or jet washer, keep reading to find out more.

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How Heating & Drying Equipment Can Aid Work in The Winter

How Heating & Drying Equipment Can Aid Work in The Winter

Winter season is a time of the year when temperatures are quite low, and since the British weather is so unpredictable at times, this could mean a season of wind and rain, or a season of snow and ice. In almost all places, there are people experiencing severe cold.

For human beings, this time of the year possesses several threats to their health. Exposure to severe cold and dry air could have adverse effects on a person's immune system. Some of the health issues that are rampant during this season.


There are a range of different portable heating and drying units available on the market or for hire.

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How to Remove Wallpaper the Right Way

How to Remove Wallpaper the Right Way

If you have been thinking about redecorating and want to give yourself a fresh, new-looking home, then you will likely want to give your walls an update. If you already have wallpaper and want to replace it, then you will definitely need to hire a wallpaper steamer. If you want to take the beauty of your home to a new level, updating things such as your wallpaper can make a big difference.

Below, we will be letting you know how to get rid of your wallpaper in an efficient manner. These steps will allow you to get what you want in no time. These are the steps that you will need to follow to get results:

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Electric Generators, Shining Light on Modern-Day Life

Electric Generators, Shining Light on Modern-Day Life

How do Generators Work?

Generators utilise mechanical energy to create a current. A pivoting loop inside the generator provides the mechanical flux needed which in turn provides the current. The loop is pivoted by a motor, which runs on fuel like diesel, oil, gasoline, etc. Some are also bi-fuel capable of running on both petrol and diesel.

The mechanical power for the generator may originate from various sources: pressure-driven turbines at dams, wind turbines; steam created with warmth from the ignition of petroleum products or from atomic parting. The development and speed of the generator may fluctuate relying upon the attributes of the mechanical prime mover.

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Benefits Of Hiring Cherry Pickers

Benefits Of Hiring  Cherry Pickers

​A cherry picker is a crane like industrial machine with a hydraulic system which allows vertical movement. A cherry picker can aid with many jobs from the cleaning of gutters to signposting and decoration management. The best thing about cherry pickers is that they can be used in any environment.


Why Hire a Cherry Picker?

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5 Safety Tips For A Work Site

5 Safety Tips For A Work Site

Importance of Work Site Safety

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Guide to Working Safely at Heights

Guide to Working Safely at Heights
​Working at heights can be extremely dangerous, especially when completing work on a construction site. Whether you're completing the installation of a roof, balcony, or even just some lights, it's necessary to follow all health and safety procedures. Any injuries or falls when working at heights can be fatal. Safety is paramount, and it is importa...

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Tips and Tricks to Make Sure You're Using Cherry Pickers Correctly

Tips and Tricks to Make Sure You're Using Cherry Pickers Correctly
Cherry pickers are a very useful tool for things like construction projects, and other jobs in high places that can't be reached by a ladder. Cherry pickers require certain skills and information to operate them correctly and carefully and all operatives should have qualified cherry picker training. Keep reading for the dos and don'ts on making sur...

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Do you need a generator? Here's why you should hire one

Do you need a generator? Here's why you should hire one

​Got a large outdoor event? Should you hire a generator? The answer is yes! Without a doubt. Whether you're putting together a sporting event or you and your partner are tieing the knot in a lovely open-air reception. You will almost always require a reliable source of power to keep all the guests content.

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Things to Consider When Deciding Which Heavy-Duty Gardening Tool to Use

Things to Consider When Deciding Which Heavy-Duty Gardening Tool to Use

​When deciding to go for garden tool hire or if you want to buy heavy duty gardening tools for yourself, there are many important factors to consider. The most important thing is to ensure that the tool that you finally settle on will be the most effective in completing your task. Since the tools are for use at home, you don't only consider yourself but every member of the family as well as your pets. Therefore, a lot of research is necessary when making the vital decision of going for a heavy duty gardening tool. Here are the top things you should take into account:

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Things to Consider Before Hiring a Cherry Picker

Things to Consider Before Hiring a Cherry Picker
​​Originally, cherry pickers were made for picking cherries, as the name suggests. However, this aerial tool today has more uses than just fruit picking. The variety of tasks it can be used for range widely from roof fixing to window cleaning. Compared to scaffolding, the cherry picker has been found to be a safer alternative. It's a good idea...

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Welcome To Our Blog

Welcome to the Hi-Gear bog. This is a place where we will be providing valuable information surrounding the services and tools that we provide for our customers. Our goal with this blog is to provide our customers with information about us and the services that we provide. We know our products well and wish to spread our understanding of our tools....

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