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How Renting Equipment Can Help With Buying Decisions

Purchasing heavy duty equipment for your construction company or agricultural business is an investment anyone would want to be sure of, which is why Douglas Lake Equipment would like to share ‘How Renting Equipment Can Help With Buying Decisions’.

Brands that Best Suit Your Needs

Comparing brands is an important part of the process when buying heavy duty equipment in Canada, and you will likely hear all kinds of opinions on the “ideal” choice for your business. However, unless you try it out for yourself, you truly won’t be sure of what would work best for your needs, which is where renting equipment can help you get familiar with a variety of brands in order to help you make that decision.

Upgrades You May Not Have Known You Wanted

Renting equipment also allows you to discover what you do and don’t need in a piece of machinery. Special features that you may have consider “fluff”, could turn out to be a must-have after you’ve had the chance to try it out. Especially with technology becoming such a big part of running heavy duty equipment, gaining familiarity with the features and functions will better allow you to make your buying decisions before you actually buy.

Growing Your Business Affordably

Perhaps you are a new contender in the construction or agricultural business sector, and you don’t have the Capital to make large purchases such as equipment; renting the equipment is a great way to get started within your business, gain cash-flow, and decide to buy according to your growing needs once the funds are more readily available to you.

Seasonal Business Buying Decisions

If you have been waffling on whether or not to buy equipment for your seasonal business, renting is once again a good way to see if it makes more sense to continue to do so, or if owning holds advantages that renting simply can’t provide.

At Douglas Lake Equipment, we are proud to be Canada’s leading rental and sales company for heavy duty equipment, and provide sales and service across BC and Alberta as listed below. Give any one of our locations a call to see how we can best meet your needs, and ensure your business practices are running smoothly and affordably!


Toll Free: (855) 355-0109 Phone: (604) 576-7506

17924 56th Ave (Hwy 10), Surrey, BC



Toll Free: (800) 553-7482 Phone: (250) 851-2044

706 Carrier Road, Kamloops BC



Toll Free: (855) 991-0406 Phone: (250) 991-0406

Highway 97 N Quesnel, BC



Toll Free: (800) 663-3572 Phone: (250) 782-5281

11508 8th St Dawson Creek, BC



Toll Free: (888) 532-5344 Phone: (780) 532-5344

14250 – 100th St Grande Prairie, AB