For those looking for forklifts Tulsa, OK has many sources from where one can be obtained. Before contacting any of the area forklift providers it is best to have a check list of what your needs are in a forklift. This is because there are many to choose from and you want to be sure you get one which will meet all of your project needs.
Some of the items on your checklist should be the size or weight of the loads you will be lifting, the height you will need to lift your loads, and if it will be used indoors or outdoors. You will also need to know the space you will have to move the forklift and how long you will be using it each day of your project. Also make note of any special conditions on the work site where you will be using the forklift. All of this information will be the key in matching you with the correct forklift.
Should you be looking to purchase a forklift the first thing you will need to decide upon is whether you want to buy one new or used. If your projects will be requiring the use of a forklift more than 5 hours a day then new may be the best option for you. If the forklift will be used for less than 5 hours the wear and tear on the forklift will be less and thus a used forklift could stand up to your demands. Once you have determined this, ask if the forklift dealer you are working with will bring the forklift to your work site for an hour or two to test it out and see how it stands up to your work load. Most dealers will offer this service to potential buyers.
Southern Material Forklifts is one dealer in the greater Tulsa, OK were you can purchase a new forklift. This forklift dealer has certifies professional who can help you find the right forklift for your needs. The dealer also has their own parts and service department should you need any repairs after purchasing a forklift from them. They are located at 8118 East 44th Street in Tulsa, OK.
Lease and rental of forklifts
If your project will be short term you want to consider renting a forklift instead if purchasing one for cost effectiveness. You may also want to rent a forklift if you are considering buying a particular model. Taking a month lease on a particular forklift will give you a chance to test its performance and be sure of your decision prior to purchasing it.
One resource for forklifts in the Tulsa, OK area is All American Forklift. This company offers reconditioned forklifts on daily, weekly, and monthly leases. They have a very large inventory to of forklifts to choose from. If they do not have the forklift you need in stock they will find it for you. They are located at 6655 S 65th W Ave in Tulsa, OK.