Bradco Ground Shark Extreme Duty Brush Cutter (Video)

When developing 40+ lots in South Elgin for new construction, ROCR Development, LLC used the Bradco Ground Shark Extreme Duty brush cutter on a New Holland L230 High-Flow skid steer to clear brush for site prep work. Check out this combo transforming one of the many lots on the docket for clearing:

The Ground Shark Extreme Duty brush cutters tackles medium to heavy brush and hardwoods up to 7″ in diameter, the kind you’ll likely encounter on roadside, fence line or trail maintenance projects. Need equipment for vegetation management jobs? Give us a shout.

Dealing with a Prickly Customer? Win Them Over with These Tips

People love small businesses because they can provide personalized service. But say a customer comes in with a mile long list of demands. It’s more common that not for an off the wall request to stretch the boundaries of the business owner-customer relationship. When demands that are pushing it are made, consider these tips: Continue reading

Free Jobsite Delivery on Hyundai Wheel Loaders & Excavators

Starting today when you rent any Hyundai steel track excavator or wheel loader from us, we’ll cover the cost of transportation to your location. We supply recent models of clean, well-maintained Hyundai machines to the Chicagoland area. We back it up with an experienced rental staff to provide knowledgeable recommendations for your job site equipment needs.

*Maximum transportation allowance of $200 on rental terms of less than one week and $650 on rental terms of one week or longer. Any overage will be the responsibility of the lessee/renter. Hurry, this offer ends 9/30/2016

Technology is Reshaping the Construction Industry

Technology is changing the way we interact, whether it’s socially, or how we shop for products and services. Tech is having a similar impact on the construction boom, too. The new hotel lobby or sports venue you visited recently may not have been so well designed without some the tech innovations are reshaping the construction industry. Continue reading

0% for 24 Month Financing on Rammer 555 and 777 Hydraulic Breakers

Rammer Series 777 and 555 ImageFor a limited time, you can get a brand new 777 or 555 Allied Rammer hydraulic breaker and pay 0% interest for 24 months!* We want to get the word out to you because It’s not every often we get a chance to sell breakers with such a great financing offer. Continue reading

Tips To Grow Your Online Presence

You’ve probably used what’s called a “near me” search to find products or services nearby you (i.e. trails and paths near me, craft beer near me or roof repairs near me). According to GeoMarketing, mobile device searches using the phrase “near me” have shot up almost 150% year over year. How can your small business leverage this trend if someone in your neighborhood is looking for a business or service like yours? According to the small business online resource site Manta, you’re more likely found if your small business is: Continue reading

Product Spotlight: Rammer Hydraulic Breakers (Video)

Ready for you is our Product Spotlight. This time we’re taking a look at Rammer Hydraulic Breakers from Allied Construction Products.

We rent and sell a wide range of hammers. Contact us if you’re interested or have questions. We’re here to help.

Join Us at the 2016 Will County Fair Next Week!

Time for the 113th Will County Fair next week, kicking off down in Peotone! We’ll be checking out the action from our tent, located near the west end of the grandstand. We’ll be showing off the finest construction, turf and ag equipment around, so come round and say hey!

The fair opens Wednesday, August 24th and runs through Sunday the 28th. It’s a fun family event with a carnival, farm show, demolition derby, and more. Secure a spot in the grandstand for the Thursday’s tractor and truck pull or mix it up this year with a pit pass for Friday and Saturday’s demolition derby. Continue reading

Used Equipment Spotlight: 2014 New Holland B95C Backhoe (Video)

The Used Equipment Spotlight is a recurring segment where we
highlight featured items from our used inventory.

Our 2014 New Holland B95C Tractor Loader Backhoe is available for sale:

For photos and pricing click here

Specs on the machine: Continue reading

Chicago Area Homebuilding On Record Pace Right Now

Homebuilding is on its strongest pace in 7 years; the biggest gains in Cook, Kane, and Will counties. Forecasts show Chicago area home starts will continue to increase, according to Metrostudy. The lack of lots in many of the most wanted locations leads builders to expand markets.

That’s good news for the construction and landscape contractors we work with. Click here to read the full Chicago Tribune article. Continue reading