How to Maintain Your Lawn This Fall

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Although it may be pretty tempting to throw in the towel after a long summer of yard work, that might not be such a good idea. In fact, fall is actually the best time to prepare your lawn for the following spring thanks in part to its cooler temperatures and occasional rainfall. So what should […]

U.S. Equipment Rental Revenues Expected to Rise

U.S. equipment rental revenue is expected to grow over next five years.

With reports coming out over the past several months that the U.S. construction industry appears to be on the rebound, it only makes sense that the equipment rental sector would follow suit. In a recent analysis by the American Rental Association (ARA), total equipment rental in America is expected to increase 7.6 percent in 2014, […]

Renting a Car? Your Credit Card Benefits Might Not Cover Everything

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So you’re heading out of town and you’ve decided to rent a car. You don’t have your own insurance policy but know your credit card offers built-in collision benefits should something happen while you’re away. So I guess that’s it, right? Unfortunately, no. While your credit card company may offer collision coverage as part of […]

Jacksonville Hyatt Introduces Urban Bike Rental Program

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These days, it seems like we can’t go more than a few days before writing about another bike-share or bike-rental program popping up in a U.S. city. On the heels of our latest blog entry on Skyride, comes a major announcement from the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront who recently debuted an urban bike rental program […]

How to Travel with a Toddler (and keep your sanity)

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  Although I may not have any kids, I’ve taken enough flights with kids on board to know that traveling with a toddler doesn’t seem easy. Thankfully, once the plane landed, I was able to go my separate way and was free from the crying and screaming that filled the cabin for the better part […]

ATV vs. UTV: What the Heck is the Difference?

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All Terrain Vehicle Rental and Utility Task Vehicle Rental When asked to write an article discussing the similarities and differences between an ATV and UTV, I thought to myself, “What the heck is a UTV?” Not being familiar with this type of off-road vehicle, I decided to do some research. Turns out, the ATV and […]

Incomes Stagnant as Apartment Rates Continue to Climb

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And the beat(ing) goes on. As household incomes remain at a stand still, apartment rental rates continue to rise across the country. According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, apartment landlords continue to put the squeeze on renters, raising rates in the second quarter of 2014 by an average of 0.8%. After […]

How to Find the Perfect College Roommate

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There are many tough decisions to make after you graduate from high school – where to go on senior trip, where to go to college, what to major in, etc. – but none of them may as important as deciding who to room with your first year away from home. The perfect roommate can make […]

Top Five Ways to Throw an Outdoor Party

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Don’t look now, but summer is almost over. If you haven’t had a chance to let loose, get to it because you’re running out of time. To help you prep for your outdoor party, we’ve shared a few tips from Glenn Haege of The Detroit News below. Now, go on – and get jiggy with […]

Five Tips for Running Your Trade Show Booth

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If you’ve ever been to a trade show, you know they can be a bit overwhelming. From the big crowds to the endless aisles of products, there is a lot to wade through. For many companies, a trade show provides an opportunity to present a new product or service to a large group of people […]