The American Rental Association’s Rental Management Magazine recently featured an article about the Talisman Group’s Canton Store, and the Du Plessis’ brothers plans to extend the brand in the US and internationally. Jaco du Plessis says, “We are planning to expand in the southern U.S. by partnering with like-minded entrepreneurs, interested in building great rental businesses. We believe that quality equipment, hands-on owner/operators and professional facilities combined with advanced technology, make the difference for our customers.” Talisman Rentals provides compact equipment and tool rentals to professional contractors and homeowners. You can read the full article here. The Talisman Group has more than 120 stores independentlyRead More →


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jaco du Plessis Phone: 800-286-6341 Email: Jaco@talismanrentals.com   TALISMAN® Rentals Launches Joint Marketing Initiative With Makita®   TALISMAN® Rentals launches a joint marketing initiative with Makita®, by adding the Makita® XDT15R1B Cordless Impact Driver to the Buddy Points Rewards Program. Members can now redeem points to own this impressive impact driver from Makita®.   “Makita® is pleased to partner with TALISMAN® Rentals on this marketing initiative. The XDT15 Impact Driver is a best in class product and delivers the experience you expect from Makita®,” says Russ Pierce, National Account Manager for Makita®.   President of TALISMAN® Rentals, Jaco du PlessisRead More →


Talisman Rentals is proud to donate a TRIME light tower for vendor use during the 8th Annual March of the Toys Parade in Ball Ground, GA. This parade benefits the Toys for Tots program ran by the United States Marine Corps. With visitors such as The Steiner Brothers, Clifford the big Red Dog, Disney Royalty, and of course the famous Santa and Mrs. Claus, the parade was a hit for everyone!Read More →


Talisman Rentals is one of the proud sponsors of tomorrow’s construction professionals at the 2021 Northeast Georgia AGC Georgia Skills Challenge. This week, students from 18 high schools in Northeast Georgia had the opportunity to compete in trade skill categories such as electrical, HVAC, blueprint reading, and carpentry.   These challenge competitions help to prep students who compete in the regional SkillsUSA events. Winners of the regional events move on to the state SkillsUSA competitions held each March at the Georgia World Congress Center. We wish y’all the best of luck in your future competitions!Read More →


  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jaco du Plessis Phone: 800-286-6341 Email: Jaco@talismanrentals.com   TALISMAN® Rentals Launches Flat-Rate Rental Program TX-Express allows you to rent and exchange small tools for a fixed monthly rate. TALISMAN® Rentals launched a monthly flat-rate rental program called “TX-Express”, which is part of its ease of doing business initiative. Starting in October 2021, customers will be able to sign up for TX-Express. This rental program allows the use and exchange of a wide range of handheld tools for a monthly flat fee. “The TX-Express flat-rate rental program is a TALISMAN® innovation adding value and flexibility to our tool rental offering,” said JacoRead More →


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jaco du Plessis Phone: 800-286-6341 Email: Jaco@talismanrentals.com TALISMAN® Rentals Launches New Website TALISMAN® Rentals recently launched a new website, focused on providing ease of use across web and mobile platforms to customers and users. Starting on March 12, 2021, customers will have access to a user friendly, updated website where you can view equipment, request rentals, and connect with stores and team members. Jaco du Plessis, President of TALISMAN® Rentals, says “Our new website was developed with our customers in mind. A company wide consistent design with features to find equipment and rental locations easily, sets the foundation for future developmentRead More →


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jaco du Plessis Phone: 800-286-6341 Email: Jaco@talismanrentals.com TALISMAN® Rentals Launches Rewards Program Buddy Points can be redeemed for discounts, free rentals, and more. TALISMAN® Rentals recently launched a customer rewards program known as “Buddy Points” which is part of its ease of doing business initiative. Starting on December 15, 2020, customers will be issued a Buddy Points card that can be used with every transaction to earn valuable reward points. Once reward levels are reached, the points can be redeemed for discounts, free rentals and more. “The Buddy Points program is another innovation to thank our loyal customers,” says Jaco duRead More →


In response to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, TALISMAN® Rentals recently completed Clean. Safe. Essential. training available to members of the American Rental Association (ARA). The program is designed to ensure the cleanliness and safety of rental equipment manufacturers and supplier operators. By completing this program, TALISMAN® Rentals has received the knowledge necessary to keep customers safe. The staff has been trained on operational processes to address COVID-19 concerns and received tools to create a safe and clean working environment. “While COVID-19 continues to have an impact on our world, it is important to take practical steps to mitigate risk” says Jaco du Plessis, President ofRead More →


Three years after launching the TALISMAN® Rentals brand in the US, we are excited to announce that Craig Light will become our first US franchisee. Effective October 2020, Craig Light is initially acquiring an interest in the TALISMAN® Rentals Marietta store and will start training as a franchisee. Craig together with his wife, Janine and two kids Zach & Morgan have called the Marietta area home for the past 12 years. They are actively involved in the community and with Craig’s diverse business experience and a passion for customer service we know he will be a great success. We are very excited to welcome Craig toRead More →


With Talisman employees delivering equipment to a wide variety of construction sites, it is imperative that they participate in a specific safety regimen. TALISMAN® Rentals reiterates safety all of the time, in all of our conversations and interactions with our employees. It starts as soon as a new employee comes on board. New employees undergo a two-day training course about proper procedures, including how to operate equipment, what to inspect and an all-over familiarization of the equipment. The education continues with regularly scheduled training. All of the staff members were trained recently in the new American National Standards Institute’s guidelines for mobile elevating work platforms.Read More →