If you will be renting construction equipment, then there are several things that you should be looking for in a company. Many people have had bad experiences with rental company. Below are some tips for choosing a construction equipment rental company:
Compare Multiple Companies. One of the best things that you can do to find a good construction rental company is to take a look at multiple companies. You want to choose a company that eager to help you and easy to reach. You should also consider the type of customer service that you will be getting.
Experience. Experience is definitely one of the key factors that you should consider when choosing an equipment rental company. A new construction rental company may not have the resources or expertise that you need. On the other hand, companies that have been in business for a while probably have a variety of equipment, so you will have an easier time finding what you need.
Business Hours. You will want to choose a company that has extended business hours. That way, you will be able to return the equipment immediately if there is something wrong with it. Many construction rental companies today offer 24 hour service, so you may want to consider choosing one of those companies.
References. If a construction rental company does good work, then they have people who will be able to attest to the fact that they offer quality service. You should ask a construction rental company to see their references. You do not necessarily need to follow up with the references, but you want to make sure that they have them.
Size. More construction businesses are realizing that there are benefits that can be reaped from leasing equipement. That is why there is a greater demand for construction rental companies. Therefore, if a construction equipment rental company is growing, then it is a good sign.
Equipment Issues. Before you choose an equipment rental company, you should ask them about issues that they have had. If equipment breaks down, then will you send out new equipment? How long will it take for me to get new equipment if my old equipment breaks down? Do you have technicians that can fix equipment? Those are some of the questions that you may want to consider asking. You want to choose a company who is committed to resolving equipment issues within a timely manner.
Posted by Bob on Fri, 20 Jun 2014