CTH Hire Centre Blog

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 […]

Our top five tools for metal work

Gary Harding,

When it comes to metal work, you could need any number of specialist tools to complete the task in hand.  From drilling and casting to smelting and clamping, having access to the right equipment means the job will get done quickly and professionally. At CTH Hire, we work with tradespeople and DIYers all over Surrey […]

Five Mistakes to Avoid when Sanding

Gary Harding,

Sanders are one of our most popular tools for hire – after all, they can solve a multitude of problems and be used for many different DIY projects. But sanding isn’t always an easy task, and there are many mistakes you can make if you’re not careful. From sanding too much wood off, to not […]

5 Top Tips for Successful Concrete Laying

Gary Harding,

Thinking of laying your own concrete? Here are five top tips on successful concrete laying to help you get the job done effectively. 1. Fail to prepare, prepare to fail Laying concrete is a difficult business and you rarely get a second chance to get it right. So before you begin it’s important to guarantee […]

Summer Gardening Tips and the Tools You’ll Need

Gary Harding,

When the sun comes out, there’s no better time than to attend to your overgrown garden and make it ready for those evening barbecues and gatherings. By keeping on top of your greenery, you can spend time in the great outdoors feeling relaxed and refreshed. After all, your garden is an extension of your home […]

Why CTH are the number 1 tool hire service in Surrey

Gary Harding,

If you have building work planned, why not reduce costs by hiring your tools as opposed to buying them? There are no maintenance costs, no capital outlay and no worry of theft. From great availability to competitive prices, hiring tools for your construction projects has never been easier. Let us explain to you why CTH […]

Top Home Improvement Ideas To Add Value To Your Home In 2017

Gary Harding,

2016 may be drawing to a close, but it’s not too early to start thinking about how you can improve your home as you move into 2017. Whether you are looking to add value to your property ready to put it on the market or if you want to improve your living space for your […]