If you’re in need of machinery to complete a project for your commercial business, then you may consider purchasing it outright. However, for numerous reasons, the far more convenient option would be to hire this machinery instead.
This rings true for recycling and waste management equipment and machinery especially, which are almost always needed on construction sites for projects of any scale. Keep reading on below to learn what this equipment may include and why the benefits of hiring such machinery outweighs those of purchasing it.
The Benefits of Hiring Recycling Machinery
Wide Range of Quality Equipment
When hiring machinery, anything you need will be at your disposal. Whether you need recycling equipment or waste management machinery, hiring from professional suppliers means you will have access to a vast range of equipment to suit your needs. This also means that if you are in need of multiple pieces of equipment at the same time, you will be able to source them all from the same place at once.
Furthermore, these will be top of the range. If you were to buy your own equipment, then it would cost your business a high expense to purchase the best of the best, yet if you didn’t compromise this expense then you would instead be settling for lower quality machinery. Not only that, but should you need to use this again in the future, then you will be left using old equipment that does not perform the job as well or as quickly as the most modern machinery that will have come out since.
Suppliers who offer machinery hire will have the latest equipment and machinery using the most up-to-date technology, frequently updating these, giving you access to the best equipment you could use whenever you need to use it, thus reassuring you that your project will be completed efficiently.
Although people may assume that it works out more expensive to hire machinery, since it may seem like a large cost for what it’s worth, this is actually a better investment when compared to buying it outright.
If you were to purchase your own machinery, this would be an incredibly expensive outright cost; whilst this would mean that you would own the machinery and could use it later down the line for any future projects, it would depreciate in both value and quality. Therefore, should you wish to sell it on at any point, you will not break even the cost of purchasing it in the first place, and should you wish to use it again, it will not be as efficient as what will then be modern machinery.
You would also have to cover the costs of any maintenance and repairs that come with owning equipment in the long-run.
Hiring machinery, then, means you will be getting the most efficient machinery for your money at a price that is dependent on how long you need it for, without the worry of cost depreciation. Many of these companies will also offer competitive prices, making them even more affordable.
Avoid Storage Needs
It’s all well and good having immediate access to heavy machinery should there ever be a time when you need to use it for whatever reason, however what you may not take into consideration is where you would then store said machinery. Especially if your business is not involved in the construction or landscaping industries, then it is likely that you will not have adequate means of storage for this, and would end up having to buy or rent somewhere to keep it when not in use.
You would also be responsible for transporting any machinery and equipment you buy to the site of the project it will be used for, which can sometimes require the use of an additional vehicle.
This is not a concern when hiring, since the supplier will both deliver and pick up the machinery you hire for you, meaning you only have to worry about storing it for the duration of the project – where it is usually fine to be left on site, or you could discuss your options with the supplier and come to an arrangement for this.
Reliable, Personalised Service
As well as hiring machinery and equipment, you are often hiring a service. The company that supplies you with the equipment that you need will often offer their expertise and service, as well. For example, if you are looking to utilise the help of waste management machinery, some companies may pick up your stock pile of waste for you.
Similarly, you will be able to benefit from their expertise and knowledge. If you are unsure how to use a specific type of machinery or piece of equipment, they will be able to instruct you and demonstrate how to do so. This advice and knowledge would not be as readily available to you were you to buy the required equipment outright, meaning you would either incur more costs by finding someone to operate it, or waste time by teaching yourself how to do so.
These companies also supply businesses from a multitude of industries, as they are adaptable to provide a service tailored to your specific needs. They will be able to advise you on the best solutions for your requirements, which will ultimately help the efficiency of your project, as well as avoiding unnecessary costs from hiring equipment that you don’t actually need or wouldn’t be as efficient as another piece of equipment may be..
Health and Safety Protocols
It is the responsibility of a rental company to ensure that all their equipment and machinery is compliant with the necessary safety standards and regulations. Any reputable company will have their machinery regularly serviced and kept up to date, only supplying it to customers if they are confident that it is fit for use and does not pose a safety hazard.
Not only does this ensure the safety of their customers, but it protects their reputation also, hence why they will also have health and safety protocols in place that they advise their customers of when operating this machinery.
This offers you peace of mind that you will be using reliable machinery and or equipment that is safe to use, rather than being responsible for ensuring this yourself.
Recycling Equipment and Waste Management Machinery
Now you know why it is most sensible to hire equipment and machinery, what of these are actually available to you?
At Cherry Hill Waste, there are a number of waste management and disposal pieces of equipment and machinery that could come in use for your business’s project. These include:
- Shredders: Waste shredders reduce waste materials that differ in size to a uniform shape and size in order to make storage, transportation and disposal of said waste easier to manage.
- Dumpers: Also known as dump trucks, these are used to easily transport loose materials, including waste material, across a construction site. They are typically used in the early stages of construction projects to dispose of green waste when preparing the ground for foundations.
- Trommels: Trommels, or trommel screens, are used to separate materials within mineral and solid waste. This works by rotating materials through a cylindrical drum with different sized holes in it to filter materials through.
- Trucks: Used to carry heavy equipment and any waste around a site.
- Skips: Used to store different kinds of waste (recycling, green waste etc.) in one place, ready for disposal.
Local Recycling Machinery
If you have thought, ‘where can I get machine hire near me?’, then look no further than Cherry Hill Waste. We can provide you with environmental waste management and recycling equipment hire to help with your commercial project, all at an affordable price.
Based in Newcastle-under-Lyme, we are waste management experts who focus on recycling as much of the waste we collect from our customers as possible, striving to help your business keep its project as sustainable as it can be.
Get in touch with us today to enquire about our products and services or to ask for a quote on equipment and machinery hire for your next project. Our team is always happy to help.