Hire Tips

Site barriers vs crash rated barriers: what’s the difference?

Which barriers should I hire for my site?
3 Questions to Ask before you hire.

There are so many different barriers on the market, it’s hard to know which to choose. Here we break down the main things you need to know to ensure you hire the right barriers for the job.

Our team are here any time to help you choose the best barrier for your needs, so give Orange Hire a call if you have any questions.

1. Do you need protection from moving vehicles travelling at speed?

If you’re working on a large construction site, you may be able to use non-crash rated barriers inside the site Read more

Which roller is best for asphalt roads?

Orange Hire supplies rollers for road, paving and asphalting projects.

Rollers are a very important part of any road construction project. Whether you need to spread bulk asphalt evenly or smooth out the final stages of a new road, there is a roller that can help you get the job done.

But which roller should you use?

There are many different types of rollers and each one has its own pros and cons. In this article we will discuss the main types, and which roller is best for asphalt roads.

Padfoot rollers

Padfoot roller drums are made from a series of pad shaped steel plates that produce uniform pressure and Read more

How equipment hire helps with cash flow in uncertain times

Why it’s smart to hire in today’s volatile market

We all know the past 18 months have been tough. Not only do contractors have to deal with the regular challenges of running a business, but throw COVID-19 into the mix and we’ve suddenly got a host of extra challenges to contend with.

From extra hygiene procedures to full-blown stop work orders, it’s hard to know what’s around the next corner.

But of course – work still has to carry on. Roads need repairing, hospitals need building, and infrastructure projects can’t be left half-done.

That’s why so many contractors are choosing to hire in order to help their cash flow and Read more


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