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Tips on hiring a medium or large Luton box van

  When you need to transport a lot of possessions to a self-storage unit or to a new home, hiring movers to do the job is very expensive.On the other hand, you can hire a moving van or Luton box van like the one pictured above for as little as €120.00 a day. If money’s a major concern, take charge of your move, doing it yourself and hiring from van hire Galway Ireland will save you a lot of money. Estimate the Size. The last thing you want to do is hire a van that’s too small and end up having to make numerous trips. Van hire Galway Ireland will help you determine what size van you need based on the items you’re moving or the number of rooms in your house. For example, vanhire.ie estimates that if you’re moving one to three rooms’ worth of belongings, you’ll need a Transit size van or approximately 3.3 metres interior length or if you’re moving a four or five bedroom house worth of belongings you may require to hire a Luton box van with a tail lift, about twice the capacity of a medium hire van or Transit type, and the largest hire van you can legally drive on a standard car licence. If you are unsure call van hire Galway Ireland we are here to help you. Plan and Book Early. To be on the safe side, reserve your van hire, or Luton van hire at least a week in advance. Consider Logistics. You might need to hire more than just a large van or Luton box van. For example, hand trucks...

How flexible van hire can save your business money!

When you look at the operating costs that your business is faced with, especially in terms of, maintenance of a fleet of vehicles & the initial outlay, did you ever consider how much van hire can help your business hang onto its vital cash flow? Many business owners have already discovered the huge savings that flexible van hire can offer them and have opted for van hire instead of purchasing their own dedicated fleet or getting tied down by contract hire or leasing. How exactly can a rental fleet save you money? When you hire a van instead of buying it, you are eliminating the initial lump sum outlay. You will not have the headache of dealing with wear and tear , maintenance costs, road tax ,tyres servicing cvvrt testing .and the vehicle down time associated with this. When you hire a van from van hire we deal with everything connected to your transport needs so you can concentrate on what is important your business. Full maintenance agreements ensure your hired vehicle will be serviced and maintained for the duration of your rental contract. This means you will experience no downtime as your vehicles will be in tip top condition at all times with replacement vehicles when needed. Flexible hire agreements ensure you only pay for the time you are using the vehicle. You will not need to pay a full month’s instalment if you only use the vehicle for a few weeks. At van hire we offer you a tailor-made hire agreement that caters to your specific needs. If you too would like to save on your business operating costs,...

uk and european van hire.

Van hire ireland provides you with the opportunity of UK and European van rentals. Yes, that’s right! We’ve noticed that a lot of our customers require uk and european van hire  we offer you the opportunity to hire the van or Luton box van of your choice if you need to hire a van to travel to anywhere in the UK or continental Europe .When it comes to travelling abroad, it pays  not to take any unnecessary risks. That is why we make sure that we only use market-leading vehicles that offer both comfort & reliability so you can rest assured you will have a safe, secure & successful journey. We are sure you wont have any problems, but just in case, we include AA European Breakdown Assist as...

Van Driving Tips

Top tips on driving your  hired van or truck from van hire  If you are not all that familiar with driving commercial truck or vans here are some guidelines for safe van & truck driving. Practice these basic driving habits so others know your intentions and help prevent accidents. The Basics Pay attention to road signs pertaining to trucks (weigh station stops, truck or lane restriction signs and overhead clearance postings) Use caution at intersections. Before crossing, check left, then right, then left again Obey all traffic signs and lights, and always use your turn signals Use the vehicle mirrors. Manoeuvring a truck or large van requires more turning area and more room for lane changes Avoid making sudden stops or abrupt lane changes. Never tailgate. Trucks & vans require more time and room to stop. Maintain more than one car length between the truck or van and the vehicle in front of you Take turns driving. If you’re moving alone, bring a friend or family member to help remember our insurance is available for an extra driver if required. Prevent fatigue. Stop every two or three hours if driving long distances. Always wear a seatbelt! Passing Rules Don’t attempt to pass a vehicle that’s moving faster than 80kph Never pass on hills or curves Parking Advice Set the emergency/hand brake every time you park. Park with turn the wheels away from the curb with the truck or van faced uphill. Toward the curb when facing downhill Always look for “drive-through” parking spaces. Avoid backing up. If you must back up, ask someone to direct you from the side...