3 go-to pieces of equipment we’ll always have available

Searching for reliable tool hire that you can access anytime? Whether it’s fans or floor strippers, these 3 pieces of equipment are always available!

At Smiths Hire, we understand the importance of having the right tools for any project, whether you’re a professional or a DIY enthusiast. That’s why we’ve introduced our Top 100 Tool Hire Pledge.

This pledge ensures that our most in-demand plant equipment, power tools, and other gear are always available for hire. No matter the day or time, you can rely on these 100 items being in stock and ready for delivery or pick-up from any of our 16 regional depots. At Smiths Hire, we like to make things straightforward for our customers, so you can get easy access to the tools you need to get your project over the line. So, with that in mind, let’s take a look at a few of the items we always have in stock!

Powerful and portable masonry cut saws

Our selection of STIHL Petrol Masonry Saws are powerful, portable machines renowned for their efficiency. Thanks to their built-in performance and durability, these saws are both compact and robust and perfect for cutting through stone, concrete, brickwork, and other masonry materials. With extremely low vibration levels, using these saws for extended periods isn’t uncomfortable, and the high-performance engine with a stratified charge system ensures consistent power delivery to the blade.

Their compact design and optimised balance make them ideal for both DIY homeowners and trade professionals! The saws can either be handheld or used with the FW 20 cart and water dust suppression system, and they come in three cutting wheel sizes including 12″ (300mm) TS 410, 14″ (350mm) TS 420, and 16″ (400mm) TS 800.

Cool down with our industrial rapid fans

Looking for reliable, portable fans to control air quality and humidity? Our durable rapid fans are the solution you need. Whether you’re on-site, in the warehouses, in the production facility, or even in a small office, they consistently deliver the perfect breezy atmosphere so you can work comfortably and get the job done. Their high airflow capacity makes them suitable for various settings, both indoors and outdoors. These fans are designed with safety in mind, featuring safety cages to prevent accidents. They are built to withstand industrial conditions, offering a maximum airflow of 8,000 cfm (+/- 6%), adjustable RPM up to 1350, and three-speed settings.


9500cfm Industrial Rapid Fan

Heavy-duty floor tile stripper hire

Make stripping floors easier than ever with our Heavy Duty Floor Tile Stripper (110V), which is enhanced by the latest computer design technology to offer maximum efficiency and ease of use when stripping bathrooms, kitchens and any other spaces. This versatile machine is ideal for use in both domestic and commercial environments, much like many of our other tools and equipment. It’s perfect for tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts alike.

This heavy-duty floor tile stripper incorporates innovative features to maximise efficiency, so you don’t get tired while operating the machine. Better still, it’s ideal for removing a variety of material such as:

  • Sheet vinyl
  • Linoleum
  • Cork
  • Bonded carpet
  • Woodblock
  • Tiles
  • De-bonded membranes
  • Sports surfaces
  • Failed latex
  • Excess materials in production areas
  • Mortar and plaster droppings from concrete floors in new builds

What’s more, it features power-driven support wheels for smooth forward traction, a height-adjustable handle for comfort, a manually operated positive drive clutch for forward drive/freewheel, and a simple clamp arrangement for hassle-free blade changes with an adjustable blade angle to suit any application!

tile stripping machine

This is just a glimpse of what we offer! For more details, check out our Top 100 Hire Pledge! If you see something you like, you can either order online or pay us a visit at one of our 16 tool hire depots, which we have all over the North, including major cities like Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds. If you’d like any advice on tool hire, don’t hesitate to call our team at 0333 323 2100, and we’ll be more than happy to help you out!