It’s been all systems go at Smiths Hire lately with a multitude of sports related events and partnerships taking place for the national hire firm. Here’s a round-up of the highlights
Pruning has always been a vital part of garden maintenance, and for plenty of good reasons. It helps to keep your garden continually looking clean and tidy, and can encourage healthy new growth in your plants by getting rid of dead offshoots.
Smiths Hire has been a leading hire company for over 50 years. We can provide event and site facilities to suit your requirements as well as offering an extensive range of access, plant and tool hire equipment for hire.
Smiths Hire become the 1st hire company in the North West to add the new Husqvarna K1 Pace Battery Powered Cut Saw to their fleet.
With daylight hours extending and the temperatures slowly beginning to rise, thoughts turn to giving our gardens some TLC in spring in order to breathe new life into outside spaces, blossoming from bleak and wintry to blooming and lively.
Smiths Hire goes from strength to strength with Kubota – continuing to grow their Kubota fleet for the advantage of their customers.
Whether it’s the depot manager, hire desk controllers, drivers or the people behind the scenes in the workshops, our depot staff are a helpful bunch! Find out what some of them think about working at Smiths Hire.
Our Head Office Team is currently stronger than ever and we’re proud of the people we’ve got. Here’s a few words from some of our Head Office staff about their time working for Smiths Hire.
National Tool and Powered Access Hire firm Smiths Hire are launching a brand new Stihl e-commerce site.
Choosing the right access platforms is a crucial step in preparing for any project, whether DIY or commercial, view our frequently asked questions below to get more information about our Non-powered access solutions.
National Equipment, Tool and Powered Access hire specialists, Smiths Hire, have this month announced a new initiative, ‘Go Eco, Go Electric’.
Most of us are familiar with pressure washers and have used one at some point, but anyone unfamiliar is clearly missing out on one of the most useful cleaning tools in history.
Smiths Hire have a dedicated in-house Training department, meaning you can book a range of industry leading training courses for you and your workplace at cost effective prices. From IPAF (cherry picker training) & PASMA, to First Aid & Abrasive Wheels to name a few. All hosted at our regional training centres in Blackpool, Preston,… Read more »
Take a look at our Powered Access Guide below for help and advice over which type of Working At Height equipment would be the best for your project.
If you are thinking of using a MEWP for your next project, please consider the following questions below….
There’s nothing better than the gift of giving and seeing smiles on faces, so at the end of 2021 finished the year off with a Charitable Donation in aid of a great cause…
Throughout the year our powered access equipment and vast range of tools can be used to help you with a wide variety of projects. But which seasons are best suited to each project? We’ve put together this useful guide to explore some of the possible uses of our equipment throughout each season here.
Smiths Hire have once again upscaled their range with the addition of 20 x Snorkel S3010P push-around scissor lifts. The investment was made in a bid to further improve their range of working at height equipment, cementing their place as the best supplier Working at Height kit in the UK.
Our firewood cutting tools and equipment We previously recommended some of our best heaters for your workplace, but we’re also conscious of our environmental footprint – so here we have outlined a more eco-friendly heating alternative that is perfect for using at home: woodburning stoves. Whether you have a traditional open fire or a modern… Read more »
The clocks have turned back, the days are significantly shorter and the temperature has certainly dropped recently. Each of these things can have a significant impact on construction sites, workplaces and events, affecting both your workers themselves, alongside any tools or materials. We have a selection of temporary electric heaters available as part of our… Read more »
Did you know, although employers have a duty of care for the safety of their workforce, accidents on building sites increase by over 30% during the darker months of the year? Construction site work is hazardous at the best of times. Without adequate temporary lighting on the construction site, having to avoid discarded materials, broken… Read more »
With the end of summer quickly approaching and the warm sunny days coming to an end, now is the perfect time to get those last-minute gardening jobs done before the start of Autumn. Many of us will agree that we get great joy from pottering around our gardens, although there is no denying that keeping… Read more »
Smiths Hire have been doing some hiring of their own and are delighted to announce the arrival of Sean Mercer as their newly appointed Sales Director.
After the success of last season’s partnership (both on and off the pitch) UK Equipment Hire firm Smiths Hire have renewed their partnership with Blackpool FC.
We are incredibly proud to be able to provide our customers with a wide range of different solutions to help them to tackle their work projects with much greater ease.
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