Blog

> Blog >
10 04, 2019

Gas or Diesel Pickup Truck Rental?

By | April 10th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Gas or Diesel Pickup Truck Rental?

What’s better - gas or diesel? This has always been a quintessential debate for the commercial fleet industry. The two primary sources of fuel used for pickup trucks in the fleet rental industry, gas and diesel, each have their own qualities. We are going to try to settle the matter of which will serve the [...]

4 04, 2019

Why Choose a 1 Ton Truck Rental?

By | April 4th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Why Choose a 1 Ton Truck Rental?

Every once in a while, there will come a project for your company that requires a little bit of heavy lifting. Having a vehicle capable of transporting that heavy equipment makes life a lot easier, doesn’t it? What if your company does not have a truck that can fulfill the duties you need it to [...]

27 03, 2019

Fleet Trends Affecting Total Cost of Ownership

By | March 27th, 2019|Fleet Finance|Comments Off on Fleet Trends Affecting Total Cost of Ownership

2019 has seen the rise of both operational and fixed costs for fleet trucks. There are several reasons for this trend of rising costs in fleet ownership. The initial acquisition cost has become higher due to prices set by manufacturers, while the fuel costs are going up on account of the rise in the commodities’ [...]

20 03, 2019

Looking for a 4×4 Truck Rental?

By | March 20th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Looking for a 4×4 Truck Rental?

With business booming and things looking up, many construction companies are getting more projects than they used to. The economy is going strong and you might need a little extra horsepower for an upcoming project that your company is taking on. The question is, will you actually go ahead and buy a new truck to [...]

6 03, 2019

Fleet Trucks: Find the Perfect Combination of Engine and Transmission

By | March 6th, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Fleet Trucks: Find the Perfect Combination of Engine and Transmission

A fleet truck can easily become overworked if it does not have the right engine and transmission combo, which can lead to high maintenance costs. It is also very easy to under work a truck because of a bad combination between the two, which means that more money than needed has been spent on the [...]

21 02, 2019

Pickup Truck Rental Towing Considerations

By | February 21st, 2019|Driving Tips|Comments Off on Pickup Truck Rental Towing Considerations

Construction jobs require you to carry important equipment and material. Sometimes, the material exceeds the capacity of the truck itself. You have to tow more equipment and acquiring another pickup truck to share the load can add too much to your company’s expenses. Flex Fleet understands the predicament faced by construction companies and that is [...]

14 02, 2019

What’s So Special About F250 Rental Trucks?

By | February 14th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on What’s So Special About F250 Rental Trucks?

Ford’s F-Series Super Duty trucks are renowned for their toughness, ruggedness and capabilities that they bring to the table. Ford has outdone its previous F250 models and it has quickly become popular among customers. Needless to say, we love the updated 2019 F250 and have added it to our fleet at Flex Fleet Rental. Some [...]

7 02, 2019

Benefits of Renting a Flatbed Truck

By | February 7th, 2019|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Benefits of Renting a Flatbed Truck

Why would you consider buying a flatbed truck when you can get so many benefits from renting one? The goal of any business is to maximize the profits they are making as an organization. Now as part of the business operations, companies require certain tools in order to fulfill the needs for a certain task. [...]

30 01, 2019

Solve Vehicle Abuse and Stop Fleet Damage

By | January 30th, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Solve Vehicle Abuse and Stop Fleet Damage

One of the biggest problems in the fleet industry is that many drivers look at their company vehicles as something they are entitled to use. Relatively few drivers treat their vehicles as a tool that helps them perform the job that they are hired for. This sense of entitlement has caused fleet drivers to become [...]

24 01, 2019

$1.5 Billion in Federal Grants for Road Construction Projects

By | January 24th, 2019|Industries|Comments Off on $1.5 Billion in Federal Grants for Road Construction Projects

The United States Department of Transportation has ramped up its efforts for the revitalization of the road infrastructure throughout the country. Due to a large increase of appropriations in 2018, it has decided to award a total of $1.5 billion in grants in order to fund various projects in every state. This includes road construction [...]