If you are in the fast moving consumable goods industry, you will know the importance of reliable transport. Without a reliable vehicle, you will never get your goods delivered on time. But there will be a time in your business where your transport system will not be available. Continue reading
At Spartan Truck Hire, we have many years of experience in the truck rental industry. But trucks are not the only vehicle that we rent out, we also have a large fleet of vans! Continue reading
Does your company need to rent a van on a short or long term basis? You may be in a situation where you need to deliver an urgent order to a client and you do not have a suitable vehicle. Or maybe you have got a large contract where you will need a rent a van for a few months. Continue reading
Rent a van services are much more economical than purchasing a vehicle that will only be used occasionally. Renting a van frees you from worrying about vehicle maintenance and keeping up with service schedules.
Renting a van becomes very useful when transporting your belongings from one location to another, for courier purposes or even as people carriers.
Factors to consider when Renting a Van
There are several factors that need to be taken into account before considering to rent a van, which will aid to minimize costs associated with van rental.
- Understanding Cost – It is critical to agree on a van rental fee with the truck rental company before collecting the vehicle or signing some paperwork. Aspects such as fuel, insurance and over-ride km’s need to be considered when looking to rent a van.
- Size of the Van – Depending on your needs, you should make sure that you end up renting a van that can accommodate your intended use.
- Vehicle Assessment – Always make a thorough assessment of the vehicle before you collect it, as this will reduce conflict between you and the truck rental company in the event that they claim you have damaged the van.
- Distance – Ask your van rental company if they charge according to the distanced travelled or if their price is fixed for unlimited mileage.
So if you are looking to rent a van for your family vacation or to transport your belongings to a different location, then Spartan Truck Hire has a solution for you. Please read more about our available vans at Rent a Van or click here for more info.