North Georgia’s long hot summer has finally come to an end, and it’s time to turn attention to prepping the lawn and garden for Fall. Cooler temperatures and dryer air will surely make these six essential tasks rather enjoyable: Remove leaves Did you know that leaving too much debris on your lawn and garden can lead to bacteria and disease and even suffocate your grass? Now is the time to remove all organic debris from your landscaping, such as leaves, pine needles, fallen branches, etc. This will allow the grass and garden to soak up vital nutrients from the little sun they receive. Aerate GiveRead More →


Valu-Rite Plumbing is owned and operated by master plumber David Greene and provides professional plumbing repair services to home and business owners. Valu-Rite Plumbing prides itself on solving plumbing issue for the most affordable price possible. The company’s owner, David Greene, only dispatches Master Plumbers for each job and relies on Talisman Rentals to obtain equipment to get the job done right the first time. “I’ve been a plumber for 34 years helping to build new homes, hospitals, high-rises, water and septic systems and as a result, have come to rely on Talisman for the availability of specialty equipment that is in excellent working conditionRead More →


TALISMAN® Rentals is proud to announce that we are now a member of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association a not-for-profit professional trade association with a membership of more than 1,000 residential builders, developers, contractors, remodelers, trade specialists and housing industry professionals. This membership allows us to network with other like-minded professionals to grow our business and to bring more products and services to customers like you. We look forward to getting involved in some of the GAHBA activities this year. If you are a member and attend one of these events, please be sure to connect with us.Read More →


According to the recent American Rental Association Customer Needs Study (2019), 93% of professional contractors rented in the last year. While 52% of the same customers expect to increase their reliance on rental as opposed to buying equipment. According to the study, contractors rent for the following reasons: ·  Made more financial sense  – 45% ·  Needed for immediate use and did not want to buy  – 43% ·  Infrequent and short time frame usage – 43% ·  Convenient rental store location – 29% ·  Strong relationship with the rental store – 29% ·  Did not have space for the equipment – 28% ·  Avoid large capital expense and maintenance headaches –Read More →


Construction dust is a serious hazard to health. Using equipment, like saws, grinders, drills and jackhammers as well as larger construction equipment to cut, drill and crush materials like sand, stone, concrete and brick releases silica dust into the air. To address the associated health risks the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OHSA) began enforcing new respirable crystalline silica standards over the past two years. Even seemingly small amounts of exposure compounded over the course of one’s lifetime can lead to high levels of respiratory disease including lung cancer, silicosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, eye irritation, and allergic reaction. In fact, dust particlesRead More →