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From Safety to Savings: A Heavy Construction Equipment Blog

If your business works with construction, you deal with a lot of heavy equipment. If you want advice on how to save money on your equipment, you should check out my posts. I plan to write about everything from hiring versus buying, to troubleshooting to reduce repairs, to handling repairs yourself. I also plan to write about other aspects of heavy machinery use such as safety. I ultimately hope that my ideas guide you toward creating a leaner, more productive, more efficient, less expensive, and more profitable business. My ideas are geared toward everyone from newbies to experts in the field of construction.

From Safety to Savings: A Heavy Construction Equipment Blog


Should You Purchase Or Rent Equipment For Your Long-Term Construction Project?

Spring often inspires homeowners to do some deep cleaning or decluttering to help bring in warmer weather with a clean slate. But if your spring projects instead include earth-moving landscaping or excavating the basement for your custom home, you may be considering cutting costs by performing this work yourself with the use of some construction equipment. For those with the skills and proper certifications to efficiently operate a skid steer, front-end loader, or other piece of machinery, doing so can save thousands of dollars in labor costs while giving you direct control over the outcome of your project.