Yes, all of the diggers have their own range of buckets usually comprising of 9” or 12”, 18”, 24” and Ditching Bucket. We have a 6” bucket for some machines, please ask upon booking.
We hire them separately. If you require them (advised) they are £20 + VAT per set of 4 pads.
No you don't, you just need to be competent. We do insist that the person using the machine is on site when it is delivered or, if being collected it must be the person using it that comes in. You will be shown how to use the machine, emergency procedures, security features and where the manual and certificates are kept.
Yes you do - When the equipment is on hire it is YOUR responsibility if it was damaged or stolen - You can obtain insurance from JCB Short Term Hired In Plant Insurance. - Hire Association Europe T&C's quote; Risk in the Goods will pass immediately to the Customer when they leave the physical possession or control of the Supplier. Risk in the Hire Goods will not pass back to the Supplier from the Customer until the Hire Goods are back in the physical possession of the Supplier. This shall apply even if the Supplier has agreed to cease charging the Rental.
All diesel machines come with a full tank of fuel and if returned full, obviously there is no charge. If you don't manage to return full, we charge £1.00 + VAT per litre on completion. If you have a unleaded machine then it will be supplied with a small amount of petrol in it, therefore it is up to you to put some in and return it to us as it was supplied.
Yes of course, however you must make sure you comply with all towing laws and adequate insurance is in place. We will also need photo I.D and a utility bill upon collection. You will also need to use your own straps to secure the machinery, we do not lend or hire these - you can purchase these from our shop if necessary.
Yes you do. Please do not take for granted that we will turn up when your hire is due to end. As soon as you know you will be finished with your machine, you will need to ring in and book in a collection time (or alternatively extend your hire period) - In the past we have turned up on site when the hire is due to finish and we have been told by customer that they needed it longer as things haven't gone to plan!
Give us a call and we will take all the necessary details. We will also need your credit or debit card details.
I'm afraid we don't, however if you wish to email us photos and measurements we will do our utmost to ensure we give you the best advice on the machine you will need.
Yes we do. You will need photo identification (passport or photo driving licence) and something that proves your address (utility bill, bank/building society statement, HMRC letter, etc). The address must be the same as the invoicing/delivery address given.
Yes we sell new items in our shop; masks, goggles, ear defenders, boots, harnesses, gloves, etc. These items cannot be hired out.
Yes we do, all types of gardening, horticultural, arboricultural and construction. Please call and ask for more details.
We cannot sell Calor Gas for customers own equipment, however we can sell calor gas with any equipment that you 'hire' from us that requires it.