Category Archives: Latest News

In our Latest News you will find out about key points within the CES calendar. This is your best port of call for any changes in opening hours during holiday periods/bank holidays. It is worth checking out this section of our website for details of our main closure of the year, Christmas  You will also find updates to our product lines, including exciting new products or offers. CES will also often do their part for charity so the Latest News Section of the blog is the place to come to find out about our charitable endeavours. Whilst there is plenty of CES business news, you will also find a little of that extra-curricular ‘fun stuff’ that the team may get up too.

What is a Forced Action Mixer?

Baron E120

Lumpy mixture and constant clock watching? No, I’m not talking about an episode of The Great British Bake Off, this is more mixing of the construction variety. Across many parts of the world the cement or drum mixer is the mixer of choice, mainly as they have never been aware of an alternative. However, more and more, builders are looking for more powerful and versatile machine that can multi-task; this is where the forced action mixer steps in.

CES Hire Ltd will be closed this Easter Weekend (Friday 2nd – Monday 5th April 2021)

Happy Easter

Closed for the Easter Weekend 2021 We will be closing our doors for a well-earned long weekend this Easter. This means we will close at 4.30pm on Thursday 1st April 2021 and reopen at 8.00am on Tuesday 6th April 2021.  All orders placed on the website or over the phone after 12.00pm on Thursday 1st April […]

Deltec…the Decorators Dream

Deltec tapes blog

CES are delighted to launch our Deltec tape range; seriously the Bentley/Rolls Royce (choose your premium car of choice) when it comes to tapes. Deltec have 20 years of tape experience behind them, giving them the expertise to develop a world class product. This premium tape delivers perfect results. It creates the straightest, cleanest lines with no bleed; the painter and decorators dream. As tedious as it is, preparation and clean up is vital to enable perfect paint results. Expert masking really transforms a job. As a leading manufacturer of tapes, Deltec products create a quality finish and saving you time.

CES Hire & Covid-19

CES Hire Premises

This past weekend has been a key moment in many businesses reopening their doors. However, CES Hire have remained open throughout the lockdown. Of course they are a key part of the essential construction industry. As a small local business which has been established 37 years, the Covid-19 pandemic would surely have a massive impact on this plastering and rendering equipment hire company?

Speedy Spraying with the HVLP Paint Sprayer

HVLP Hotcakes

Ever gone through the pain-staking task of painting all the balustrades and handrail of your staircase? Double the ‘pain-staking’ factor when you live in a town house, like me! Yes, that’s right my other half and I painted all 90 staircase spindles by hand! 90! We must be mad! I have to add, this was pre-children so we had time for these mad DIY projects. Now it would not be so easy. We’d end up with a paint-splattered toddler looking like some contemporary Damien Hirst masterpiece and two frazzled parents. So, what would I do differently? I’d most certainly turn to the QTech HVLP Paint Sprayer. With less time and more mucky toddler finger prints to cover, the HVLP is definitely the answer. It had me hooked at ‘spraying a door in two minutes!’