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Introducing the Equipter Tow-A-Lift

June 1, 2023

At the 2023 IRE Show in Dallas, Equipter presented the concept for a new product line: a unit that shares the capabilities of all-terrain forklifts, pallet jacks, piggyback forklifts, and telehandlers with Equipter’s unparalleled transportation technology that enables the unit to be transported without the need for a trailer. This is the Patent Pending Equipter Tow-A-Lift.


Self-Propelled and Towable: The Equipter 4000's Features Explained

May 30, 2023

The Equipter 4000 is well known for being able to lift its 4.1 cubic yard box, catch debris, and then dump its contents. Every trade show season, there are people who are surprised to learn about two of the Equipter’s other primary features that puts it into its own class: the Equipter’s ability to be towed and the Equipter’s ability to drive under its own power. This article will explain what a self-propelled and towable trailer means for your jobsite in real world terms.


Getting Shingles To The Roof: How The Equipter 4000 Helps Maximize Your Efficiency

May 22, 2023

The Equipter 4000 is a versatile, self propelled and towable piece of equipment widely known for its ability to catch and dump debris, but it can also be used at the start of residential roofing jobs to transport materials from a roofing supplier to the jobsite and lift shingles up to the roof. In this article we’ll look at the most common ways crews get materials to the roof and the benefits and drawbacks of these methods.


How To Protect Your Yard When It’s Time To Fix Your Roof

May 16, 2023

Homeowners who have replaced their roof in the past know the toll a job can potentially take on their landscaping. When fixing a roof, it is important to take steps to protect your lawn and landscaping from any damage that may occur during the roofing project. Here are some tips on what you can do ahead of time to protect your lawn:


Ten Concerns Homeowners May Have When Hiring A Roofing Contractor

May 8, 2023

Everyone knows that roofing is hard work but, for roofing contractors, being on the roof is only part of the job. Making sure that homeowners are satisfied with a roofing job leads to referrals from friends and family. But what are homeowners looking for when they are looking to hire a roofing company? Here are ten of the most important factors that homeowners might consider when hiring a roofing contractor:


The Benefits (And Drawbacks) Of Using A Self-Dumping Hopper On The Jobsite

April 25, 2023

Available in a variety of sizes and at several price points, the self-dumping hopper is a cost-effective solution for managing debris on a jobsite or in an industrial setting. When used in conjunction with a forklift, a self-dumping hopper can save time and increase productivity by eliminating the need for manual lifting and dumping of heavy loads of debris by workers. They are designed to improve safety on the jobsite by reducing the risk of injuries and can be used in a wide range of industries, including construction, manufacturing, and waste management.


3 Benefits of Using an Equipter for Roofing Contractors

January 30, 2023

Roofing labor isn’t for the faint of heart. Long days spent in the sun tearing roofs off, discarding debris, and installing new shingles many feet in the air is a scary task. Any tool to make a roofer's life a little (or a lot) easier is always in high demand and the Equipter 4000 is no exception. 


How to Stay Positive Amidst Adversity in the Roofing Industry

September 6, 2022

When asked how roofing company owners can stay positive in today's industry, Aaron Beiler, Equipter President and former roofing business owner, advises implementing these three tactics:


3 Ways to Boost Job Site Efficiency

July 21, 2022

When was the last time you analyzed your roofing company's business process? Every part of the process affects on-the-job efficiency. 

In this article, we explore three different techniques for boosting job site efficiency that can be implemented for every roofing job. 


How to Help Homeowners Find the Right Roofs for Them

May 26, 2022

As a roofing contractor, youll often be asked a variety of questions by your customers pertaining to what roof is right for them. You’ll want to guide them in the right direction of what roofing system is best for them, while also letting them know of the estimated costs and projected completion time. In order to best guide homeowners toward the best choice, youll want to go over a checklist of what aspects are most important to them.