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  • Fieldays 2018

    It’s June, activity in the rural sector has slowed with the colder temperatures and mother nature keeps on threatening to…

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    Is this a V8 renaissance?

    We’re not sure if you have noticed it too, but there seems to be a V8 renaissance happening around the…

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    Winter maintenance in 5 steps

    As the shortest day looms closer and winter stamps its icy grip on the weather, we thought this week we…

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    Concrete demolition in nine easy steps

    They go by different names: demolition hammers, concrete breakers, kango hammers or jack hammers. They’re a great universal tool that…

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    The virtues of oil-based enamel paint

    A small painting project three years ago had us reflecting on how far paint technology had developed in the last…

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    Simple concrete repairs

    Concrete is a strong and universal building material. It’s easy to use and cost-effective (in most situations). It’s only major…

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  • Excavator Safety (Part 2): Dismount from the trailer

    There’s a story, circulating in New Zealand Ice Hockey Circles (Yes, we play Ice Hockey here in NZ), about a…

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    Using an Excavator safely (Part 1)

    Last week was a happy time for us. We took delivery of our new Kubota 1.7MT excavator. It’s arrival (and…

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    Painting the fence

    Some projects around the home can be quite rewarding. A recent repaint of a picket fence became a small project…

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    A few comments about chainsaws…

    Since we opened 4 years ago, one of our most popular lines has been our chainsaw hire service. Chainsaws have…

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  • Upper Hutt Hire rent borrow prune blog garden trim

    Time to prune…

    As we gently amble towards winter and most of the fruit trees have finished doing what they do, it’s timely…

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  • Upper Hutt Hire blog asbestos

    Asbestos and the 4th of April…

    The 4th April is one of those unremarkable dates, perhaps famous only for the 168th birthday of the city of…

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  • Upper Hutt Hire confidence business local SME

    We’re confident…

    It’s been a while since we last posted a blog on our website. Seems things have been a little busy…

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    Refresh the ceiling with a new coat of paint.

    Applying a fresh coat of paint to a ceiling is one of those jobs that freshens up a room, and…

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    Seven tips for installing a new ceiling

    This week’s blog started off as ‘Tips for painting a ceiling’ but then we were reminded of a kitchen renovation…

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  • A salute to engineering excellence

    The big news last week here at Upper Hutt Hire was the arrival of our brand new 14 meter Snorkel…

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  • Five tips for quicker easier Water Blasting

    As the weather slowly warms up, now is a great time to grab a water blaster and remove some of…

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    Let the wood be free…

    There are a lot of beautiful things we take for granted in New Zealand. Our native timber is probably one…

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    Spring is sprung

    The rain stopped about an hour ago, and the calendar says it’s spring, so hopefully the weather might improve to…

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    Grease is the word

    Part of our cleaning and maintenance program involves the most basic of items: a grease gun. Cars built 50 years…

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