2016-05-30Talisman

When it comes to cleaning grime on the outside of your house, a pressure washer can produce some of the best results. Not only can this machine keep the outside of your home looking its best, it has many other uses as well. Here are a few: Pressure washers can keep vinyl fencing looking brand new year after year It can be used to spray insects and cobwebs in hard-to-reach places off walls Pressure washers are excellent for keeping the gunk and grime off an outdoor grill Decks and outdoor furniture can also benefit from an occasional wash that can be done with a pressureRead More →


2016-05-23Talisman

Have you found the right plant hire partner for 2016? Talisman Hire is the leading plant hire company in South Africa and we are the tool rental company that everyone is talking about! Are you looking to start that home improvement project your wife has been nagging you to do for months, or your company has boomed and you need plant or tools to hire for all the work in the pipeline? Then why don’t you visit your closest tool rental company today? Talisman Hire has professional and friendly representatives who can advise and guide you in the right direction with the best selection ofRead More →


2016-05-16Talisman

Most homeowners know that the most common areas that get renovated in a home are the kitchen and bathrooms. Whether you are trying to sell your house or simply want to give your home a facelift, the first step is to renovate the bathroom. But how do you do this on a budget? If you’ve got an unsightly 1970s style bathroom and have received a few renovation quotes, you might have got a bit of a shock because these specific renovation projects can be quite expensive. The first step to doing this on a budget is to analyse the layout and design, and then determineRead More →


2016-05-16Talisman

When renting construction equipment and tools from Talisman Hire for the expansion of your business or dream home. You have the right rental power tools you need to complete the job. But, are you aware of the safety measures when using construction material? Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind when handling tools and equipment from Southern Africa’s leading construction tool and equipment rental company. 8 Handy safety measures for you to use when handling construction tools and equipment: When using motorised machinery, remember to cover or move all electrical cords. This is a potential electrical hazard which can be harmful toRead More →


2016-05-09Talisman

Removing a concrete slab doesn’t have to be a massive operation. The same principles always apply, so we have rounded up a few tips and pointers to help you get the job done properly. Always wear your safety gear and make sure you’ve got the right power tools for the job. You will need a big jack hammer, a crow bar (if you are moving heavy blocks of concrete), a wheelbarrow, shovels and a broom to clean up any dust and smaller pieces of concrete. If there is steel reinforcement underneath the concrete then you will also need an angle grinder. Before you start usingRead More →


2016-05-09Talisman

Are you finding it hard to assess whether to buy or rent the power tools and equipment you need for your new company construction or DIY project? Which is more cost effective? Renting or buying? For basic tools such as screwdrivers, hammers, punches and chisels that will most likely be used again, purchasing them would be best. However, when it comes to specialist products such as power tools for construction, it is best that you take the time to assess the pros and cons of buying or hiring. It is important to evaluate your company situation and abilities before making the decision. It is vitalRead More →


2016-05-02Talisman

We at Talisman Hire understand the growing pains of expanding your company, but feel the excitement for your company growth and would like to assist in offering you the best plant hire solution. What is plant hire? It is the rental of construction power tools, equipment and machinery of all kinds and sizes, mainly to construction companies, but also to individuals. We at Talisman Hire provide this service as one of the leading tool rental companies in South Africa. We offer a wide range of construction equipment and products to meet your project requirements. Expanding your small business company can seem like a huge loadRead More →


2016-05-02Talisman

Mixing large amounts of concrete can be challenging if you’re trying to get the job done by hand. Concrete mixers make the job easier for both DIY projects at home as well as large, commercial projects. It’s important to know what type of concrete mixer you should use to get the job done. The size of the mixer is the most important consideration. Large projects will require a large concrete mixture so that you can mix large quantities at once. If you are busy with a particularly big project, then you can even consider a bulk concrete mixer. Take note that these mixers run onRead More →