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Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by dfdsuperduty, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. dfdsuperduty

    dfdsuperduty Senior Member
    Messages: 597

    Where are you guys renting your skids, wheel loaders and back hoes from? I have looked into the national accounts sunbelt, hertz, united etc...
  2. TPC Services

    TPC Services Senior Member
    Messages: 875

    Local construction equipment dealer's will do lease's for you like Cat, Case, New Holland. Never heard of Hertz renting or leasing construction Equipment!
  3. PTSolutions

    PTSolutions PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,537

    we have hertz equipment rental around here. you would prolly have to ask for long term rates, most ive ever needed equip for is 1 week. Ive found that sunbelt has better day rental prices whereas hertz comes in cheaper for 1 week or longer rentals, at least in my area.
  4. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

  5. Peterbilt

    Peterbilt Senior Member
    from IA.
    Messages: 745

    Scott Van Kepple Volvo all the way.

  6. snocrete

    snocrete Banned
    Messages: 2,862

    I dont rent snow equipment. But when I rent something for the other part of my bus., I usually go to RSC, Sunbelt, or Cat.....usually in that order. If one dosent have it I go down the line. RSC & Sunbelt are pretty close in price, with Cat being a little higher "usually". I would have to say RSC & Cat have the more updated fleets with Sunbelt having the best variety.
  7. NorthernSvc's

    NorthernSvc's Senior Member
    Messages: 781

    pro touch is right, sunbelt has awesome daily rates - short term, also very quick with delivery and not so quick with pickup ( i had a backhoe for 2 weeks once and only paid for one day!!!).
    hertz was very competitive for monthly rates, i got a JD backhoe last year for 1600 / month... their skidsteers were overpriced - check out new holland they have a pretty cool looking lease thing for the winter.
  8. Alpha Property

    Alpha Property Senior Member
    Messages: 668

    i got a JD skid from United for the winter last year, they were the only ones that would give me a long term rate in this area