• Genie telehandler

The Most Common Uses for Telehandlers

May 29, 2024|

A telehandler, also known as a telescopic handler, is an essential piece of equipment at many construction sites, manufacturing plants, farms, mining operations, and other places where materials need to be lifted regularly but maneuverability [...]

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What Jobs Can You Do With a Mini Excavator?

May 17, 2024|

At Durante, our customers usually rent mini excavators for their digging abilities, so they are sometimes pleasantly surprised when we ask them if they need a breaking hammer or grapple with their rental. With the [...]

  • Backhoe

Rent A Backhoe: Excavation Equipment For Hire

September 23, 2023|

Excavation projects are an essential part of many construction and maintenance tasks. From laying foundations to digging trenches, excavation equipment plays a crucial role in preparing sites for development. One of the most versatile and [...]

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Durante Rentals Appoints Liam J. Harrington as President

July 30, 2020|

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Rochelle, N.Y. – July 31, 2020 – Durante Rentals announced the appointment of Liam J. Harrington as their new President. In this expanded role, Liam will be responsible for day-to-day operations, [...]

What is my Skid Steer Worth?

March 13, 2020|

Have you ever wondered, "what is my skid steer worth?" If you're ready to upgrade to a newer model or simply no longer need your skid steer loader, it may be time to part ways. [...]

Guide to Air Compressor Maintenance

June 27, 2019|

If you want to get the most out of your air compressor, make sure to keep up with routine maintenance and read our guide to air compressor maintenance.  It's that simple. "As with any complex machine, [...]

  • skid steer loader vs. track loader

Should I Rent a Skid Steer or Track Loader?

June 14, 2019|

One of the most common questions our customers ask us is, "What's the difference between skid steer loaders and track loaders, and which one should I rent for my upcoming job." The right answer depends [...]

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Durante Rentals Launches New Redesigned Website

August 7, 2018|

NEW FEATURES AND RESPONSIVE DESIGN CREATE THE ULTIMATE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE NEW YORK, NY, August 7th, 2018 – Durante Rentals, construction equipment and tool rental industry leader, announced their company website's redesign. The newly revamped website [...]

Kerosene Heater Safety

January 9, 2018|

Kerosene Heater Safety Guidelines Follow these kerosene heater safety guidelines to ensure your safety and the safety of your home or job-site. Whether you're renting a kerosene heater for a temporary job or event or own [...]

Top 10 Apps For Contractors

July 15, 2016|

Durante Rentals supplies the top 10 apps for contractors success. Download these contractor apps and make more money while working smarter, not harder. Every day the construction industry is changing, and new technologies push the [...]

Durante Rentals Spring Review

June 17, 2016|

June 14th, 2016 Dear Valued Customer, As the Spring of 2016 comes to an end, and we take out our bathing suits and flip flops for some summer fun, here's a recap of the things [...]

Renting vs. Owning Construction Equipment

April 4, 2016|

When deciding on renting vs. owning construction equipment, you should consider these factors: Your company’s current finances How long will the equipment be utilized Where will the equipment be stored How the equipment will be [...]

Light Tower Light Bulbs Life Expectancy

August 31, 2015|

One of the more frequent questions we get from light tower operators involves the light tower light bulbs' life expectancy. Most units nowadays feature metal halide bulbs, which are extremely energy-efficient, saving you time and [...]

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Durante Rentals Joins SmartEquip Network

February 13, 2015|

Norwalk, CT & Flushing, NY [2/13/15] – Durante Rentals, a leading construction equipment, and tool rental company in the New York Tristate area, has joined the SmartEquip Network. Featured extensively in the press as one [...]

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Westchester County Leaf Blower Ban

December 5, 2014|

Did you know there is a Westchester County leaf blower ban? While every municipality should put “quality of life” on the top of their list of concerns, the sound of leaf blowers and other landscaping [...]

How do Submersible Pumps Work?

September 15, 2014|

MQ Submersible Pump Submersible pumps are designed to operate while completely submerged underwater. They are ideal for draining high levels of liquids in trenches, irrigation ditches, swimming pools, and any other areas needing dewatering. Their [...]

  • MTM Fire 155 infrared heater

How Does an Infrared Heater Work?

August 11, 2014|

We see Infrared heaters just about everywhere. Restaurants use them to keep food warm. Public outdoor seating areas use them to keep people cozy, and construction sites utilize them during the cold winter months to [...]

  • Used Kaeser M122 Air Compressor

Who Makes the Quietest Air compressor?

August 2, 2014|

So, who makes the quietest air compressor? Though 100% zero-noise air compressors do not exist, some come with lower decibel (dB) levels, making the machines much more comfortable for the operator. We found a few [...]

  • Atlas Copco QLTS solar light tower

Durante Rentals in the News – New Genie GS-1930 Scissor Lifts – Atlas-Copco QLTS4 500W Solar Powered LED Light Towers – 2014 Build Expo – Anthony Durante Re-elected as ARA VP of NY Chapter – Durante Rentals Sponsors Elmsford PBA Golf Outing

August 1, 2014|

July 31st, 2014  Dear Valued Customer,   Welcome to the July 2014 edition of the "What's New at Durante Rentals" newsletter! Take a peek inside our latest newsletter to learn more about new equipment, industry [...]

Durante Rentals June 18 Newsletter – NYTakeuchi.com is now Live, Durante Rentals at ARA Social Event at Yankee Stadium, Durante Rentals Sponsors Contractor for Kids Golf Benefit, Durante Rentals Represented at Westchester Digital Summitt

June 24, 2014|

June 18, 2014  Dear Valued Customer,   Welcome to the latest Summer 2014 edition of the "What's New at Durante Rentals" newsletter! Take a peek inside our latest newsletter to find out about new equipment, [...]