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Welcome to the Machinery Partner heavy machinery blog. Browse posts on equipment for construction, mining, demolition and many more. Or guides and tips on how to improve your contracting business, or buy the right machine for your needs. Consider subscribing to get these posts in your inbox when they're published.

Renting vs buying construction equipment

Should You Buy or Rent Construction Equipment for Your Business?

Should you rent or buy your equipment? Read this post to learn about the benefits of both options.

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October 4, 2021
Recycling concrete how to guide

How to make money recycling concrete

Every week contractors make thousands of dollars recycling and repurposing concrete. Learn how concrete is crushed, re-used, and sold.

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September 28, 2021
Screen your topsoil

Should You Screen Your Own Topsoil

Ever wondered whether it's worth it or not to screen your own topsoil? Wonder no more, read on to see the benefits of making your own soil.

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May 10, 2021
Topsoil screening with fine screen

How To Choose The Right Topsoil Screener

A guide to choosing the right topsoil screener for your needs. Learn about screener types, sizes and what is best for your budget.

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May 10, 2021
Soil Reclamation

A quick guide to Soil Reclamation

The soil is one of the abundantly available renewable resources on earth. However, increasing population and various human activities.

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April 28, 2021
Topsoil being screening into a pile by a mobile scalping screen

Screening Topsoil

In this post we take you through everything you need to know to start screening topsoil, and making money from waste materials.

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March 19, 2021
Get contracting with with Facebook

Get More Contracting Work With Facebook

Learn how you can use Facebook to grow your contracting business and get more jobs with these actionable tips!

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March 9, 2021
Contractor time and money saving tips

6 Ways To Save Time And Money As A Contractor

Contracting is a great profession! But sometimes it can be hard to keep a track of your time and expenses, here are some tips to help.

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March 1, 2021
screening machine view

Screening Size - Choosing The Right Screening Deck Size

A screener's deck size relates directly to how much material it can process, but did you know that the bottom deck is the most important?

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February 26, 2021
portable screener

What Is A Screener?

Scalpers, or scalping screens, are machines used in construction and mining to sort mixed material into different grades.

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February 16, 2021
grader machine

What is a grader machine

This post summarises the use of different graders in contracting work to smooth surfaces.

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December 1, 2020
house renovation concrete mixing

Construction machines used in house renovations

Read to learn more about excavators, concrete mixers and all sorts of other machines that are used in construction and house renovations.

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November 24, 2020