Rental Equipment for Residential Builders

People go to great lengths to make their homes unique, which means not all construction projects look the same and contractors may need many different tools to get it built. Foley Rents has the equipment to get them done with flexible rental schedules and affordable rates. We carry a wide range of tools and machinery for constructing any size home, including apartments and additions like driveways and landscaping.

We have locations in northern Delaware, eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Staten Island, all sporting equipment from Caterpillar and other trusted brands in the industry.

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Our collection of equipment for residential construction includes:

  • Aerial lifts. We carry a selection of high-reaching aerial lifts, including scissor lifts, boom lifts and vertical personnel lifts.
  • Air compressors. Air compressors power a variety of pneumatic tools for residential building tasks. We carry both portable compressors and pneumatic tools.
  • Compaction equipment. Every home needs a solid foundation. Our collection of compaction equipment includes plate compactors, rammers, ride-on rollers, tandem vibratory rollers, vibratory soil compactors and walk-behind rollers.
  • Concrete equipment. Mix, lay and cut concrete with our array of concrete equipment, including buggies, saws, mixers and site dumpers.
  • Earthmoving equipment. We offer powerful earthmoving equipment to help you dig and transport material like soil, rocks and sand. This equipment includes a variety of loaders, including compact and backhoe loaders, as well as excavators, dozers and articulated trucks.
  • Attachments. Get the most out of your equipment with attachments that connect to machinery like telehandlers, compact track loaders and more. Available attachments include augers, buckets, cold planers, compactors, grapples and hammers.
  • Generators. Not all home lots will have access to electricity. We offer portable generators to power simple tasks, along with larger mobile generator sets.
  • Telehandlers. Telehandlers are a particularly popular piece of machinery for construction due to their versatility. We offer a wide range of telehandlers between 5,500-pound and 12,000-pound load capacities.

With our wide range of equipment, you can take care of every stage of the project, from laying foundations and grading to installing roofs, landscaping, and setting up or repairing plumbing, heating, and electrical systems.


Not every property will call for the same kind of construction work — houses, apartments, townhomes, driveways, and parking lots all need different tools and expertise. Renting your equipment can be a cost-effective and convenient option that opens up more opportunities for contractors and construction firms. Some of the benefits of renting include:

  • Finances. Renting eliminates the costs of maintenance and storage, which can add up, especially if your work is unpredictable. Renting also helps improve your cash flow because it doesn't require a capital investment, something that many small businesses want to avoid.
  • Efficiency. When you rent equipment, you can be sure you're getting the right tool for the task at hand. You won't have to make do with a machine that's too small, too big or isn't a good match. Work gets done faster and more accurately.
  • Flexibility. Rentals allow you to take on new jobs that might not otherwise be possible, and they provide you with the equipment you need to meet changing demands. For example, a busy season might overload your fleet. By renting, you can augment that fleet temporarily to support the jobs you want to take.


Let the experts at Foley Rents supply your next residential project with well-maintained equipment and flexible, cost-effective rental plans. We're a trusted provider of residential building equipment from a range of reliable brands. If you have questions, you can give our Piscataway, NJ team at 888-417-6464 or Bensalem, PA team at 215-244-3850 for more information or get a quick quote online.

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