CTH Hire Centre Blog

Choosing the Right Tools for Home Decoration Projects

Gary Harding,

Just like other areas of DIY, home decoration projects can be made much easier by using the right tools. But the key to professional result is understanding which tools are available to you and how to use them. Here we explore the benefits of shopping attentively for home decor and suggestions on which tools to […]

Plant hire suggestions for successful groundworks

Gary Harding,

Groundworks are an essential opening phase on any construction site and an important element of any successful building project. This process involves preparing the site for structural work to begin by clearing the area of obstructions and debris, ensuring the ground is level and stable, and laying foundation surfaces. Here we look at the specialist […]

Construction Site tool hire essentials for 2019

Gary Harding,

Each and every construction project requires access to a range of high-quality tools in order to achieve excellent, long-lasting results. So from small items such hand-tools and electrical devices to heavy plant machinery, it is important for any working site to have a good provision of equipment through purchase or via a professional hire company […]

Top DIY tips for winterproofing your property

Gary Harding,

With winter on the way it is important to prepare our homes for the cold, wet and blustery weather that can be expected over the coming months. This means dry-proofing and insulating our homes to make sure that the worst effects of the elements are kept outside. Here we look at a few of the […]

The importance of clearing Autumn leaves

Gary Harding,

The Autumn is here and already the leaves are changing to different colours and beginning to fall from the trees, making for one of the most naturally beautiful times of the year. However, heavy seasonal leaf fall can have plenty of ill-effects if not dealt with through raking or leaf-blowing, especially when debris becomes compacted […]

5 top tips for successful DIY woodworking

Gary Harding,

From flooring and skirting to large scale joinery projects, there are plenty of household DIY woodworking tasks that give us an opportunity to work with timber products. Because wood is an attractive, versatile and durable material, it is possible to achieve great results when used for such household installations, but great care and precision is […]

Event Hire Essentials for Summer 2018

Gary Harding,

Summer is coming, meaning outdoor festivals, concerts and exhibitions are all being prepared for everyone to enjoy in the British sunshine. But with setting up events involves a lot of work and organisation, and you want to get it right to avoid wasting time and resources. There can be lot of maintenance and construction to […]

Five DIY tasks to kick-start your Spring Cleaning regime

Gary Harding,

Springtime has officially arrived and with it comes the traditional Spring Cleaning period in homes up and down the country. But while Spring Cleaning usually concerns the thorough clearing of dust and grime after a long winter, there are some essential DIY tasks that can also be undertaken to help get your home ready for […]

Floor care tool hire: Get your carpet and wooden floor care up the scratch

Gary Harding,

It’s fair to say that the floors in your home probably get a lot of use – and potentially abuse. Thanks to muddy shoes and stains to scratches, dents and nicks, floors don’t often look perfect for long, and looking after them with regular cleaning and maintenance is essential. Carpets Getting your floors up to […]

Prepare for plumbing jobs in 2018

Gary Harding,

Christmas and New Year is a busy time that can be particularly testing for the plumbing systems in our homes, with compacted residue and frozen pipes likely to be an issue. Because of this you’re likely to need to repair heating systems, dismantle or rebuild piping and flush drainage systems within your home and garden […]