The United States has a market share of about 10 percent in the worldwide construction market; that’s the second largest share of any country. And the industry is still growing. If you’re one of the contractors contributing to that growth, you might be thinking about what equipment you need, and whether you should rent equipment or buy it.
Sales of light construction equipment have increased by 11.2 percent in the United States, but even if you decide to buy your light equipment, it might be more cost effective to rent heavy equipment. Every contractor is different, and you have to weigh the pros and cons for your business. Here are five circumstances where it w