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Tool Hire

We stock an extensive range of quality equipment, power and hand tools and accessories for construction and builders, gardeners, decorators, cleaners and general DIY.

From steam cleaners to scaffold, chainsaws to cherry-pickers, hire periods can start from a single day.

Hire what you need from our extensive range of quality equipment, power and hand tools and accessories for construction and builders, gardeners, decorators, cleaners and general DIY.

Most items can be hired by the day.

We stock an extensive range of equipment, tools and accessories for professionals and DIY.

Tools, equipment and accessories for professionals and DIY.

Access and Powered Access

Northern Tool Hire has a large selection of powered access equipment for all your “working at height” needs. Our range of powered access equipment covers requirements from decorating to on-site maintenance. We can accommodate narrow, difficult access with compact skyjack or Haulotte scissor lifts. We have telescopic booms, articulated booms, cherry pickers and tracked nifty lifts machines, plus a range of robust, easy to erect access and work platforms supplied ready for erection, including kick boards and outrigger stabilisers.

All items are fully tested and serviced before each new hire. Demonstrations, correct method of use and any safety requirements are supplied by our fully trained staff. We strongly recommend that customers when advised also take appropriate safety equipment.

Prices exclude VAT. A refundable deposit is required on all hire items. Our delivery and collection service may be available, charged depending on location. Discounts may be available for extended hire or large orders. Contact us for more details.

Miscellaneous

Articulated Boom Lift

Diesel powered. Maximum platform height 16m (52').

Minimum hire period is one week.

Week
£450.00

Power Tower Electric Push Along

Power tower offers a low level access solution slim enough to fit through a standard doorway, yet offering a generous platform size and height. Ideal for all indoor light repair, maintenance and installation tasks, the power tower provides the operator with simple, effortless access up to working height of 5.1m. Simply push into position, step in, press button and up you go.

  • Dual voltage battery charger
  • Fixed in anchor points
  • Auto-lock wheels for safe static elevation
  • Easy access gate
Max working height 5.1m
Platform height 3.1m

Powered access safety harness available to purchase.

1 Day
£90.00
2 Days
£135.00
3 Days
£180.00
4 Days
£180.00
Week
£180.00
Weekend
£135.00

Cherry Pickers

Haulotte Z45 (HA16 PX) Cherry Picker

The Haulotte Z45, HA16 PX cherry picker is an all-round machine used primary for construction with outside use, also used for general industrial work and manufacturing where there is a need to reach difficult heights.

The Haulotte HA16PX cherry has a working height of 16 Metres with an outreach capability of 9.2 Metres. It has 4WD, hydraulic differential lock, rough terrain tyres and more than ample ground clearance.

This Haulotte cherry picker is of medium size and ideal for safe “working at height” outdoors on rough terrain where outreach is required. The Z45 cherry picker is diesel powered with extra knuckle on articulated boom.

This cherry picker works round obstacles with ease it is perfect for all working environments including electrical installations, civil engineering, facilities management, mechanical engineering, film and television security, property development, steel erection, heating, industrial cleaning and air conditioning.

Working height 16m
Ground clearance 40cm (16”)
L x W x H 5.25 x 2.30 x 2.30 m
SWL 230kg
Weight 6950kg
Max horizontal outreach 10.6m (35ft)

Power type: Diesel

50% Grade ability

Standard 4WD and steer

Soft, proportional, Continuous movements.

Powered access safety harness available to buy.

Week
£450.00

Nifty Lift 140 Trailer-mounted Bi-Fuel Cherry Picker

The nifty lift 140 trailer mounted cherry picker is a highly popular boom that is robust, reliable, easy to position and set up with its large two man spacious platform with its 1.5m JIB. It is powered by either a Honda petrol engine or battery operated to give you that extra application depending on where you are. Hydraulic outriggers ensure that set up is both safe and quick.

The Nifty lift 140 cherry picker can boom you to heights not accessible with ladders. With its safe cushion operating system in mind the Nifty lift 140 put you in a safe, sound and protected area so you can apply that professional touch to those out of reach places.

This cherry picker can be used in most environments from doing your house guttering to re-wiring a security floodlight.

Max working height 14.25m
SWL 225kg
Weight 1500kg
Max horizontal outreach 6.4m
Power source Petrol or Battery
Slew 360 degrees
Outrigger type Hydraulic

Powered access safety harness available to buy.

1 Day
£175.00
2 Days
£262.50
3 Days
£350.00
4 Days
£350.00
Week
£350.00
Weekend
£262.50

Scissor Lifts

Skyjack / Haulotte Compact 8 Scissor Lift

Skyjack compact 8 scissor lift with its accessible dimensions and easy operational functions is ideal for working at different heights. These compact 8 scissor lifts offer a time efficient and safe way to gain access to low level areas.

Ideal for the following applications:-

Schools, Government buildings, decorating, electrical (lighting, smoke alarms, CCTV trade), painting.

The skyjack SJ-3219 can be used up to height of 7.6m. It is battery powered, clean and fuel efficient with solid “None marking tyres”. Drivable at full height, it has variable speed with front wheel hydraulic drive (power steering).

This machine also has fully proportional controls for improved manoeuvrability.

Max working Height 7.6m
Platform height 5.8m
Platform size (closed) 0.7m x 1.6m
Platform size (extended) 0.7m x 2.5m
SWL 249kg
Closed size (L x W x H) 1.8 x 0.8 x 1.6 m 
Power Battery
Weight 1170kg

Powered access safety harness available to buy.

1 Day
£175.00
2 Days
£262.50
3 Days
£350.00
4 Days
£350.00
Week
£350.00
Weekend
£262.50

Skyjack / Haulotte Compact 10 Scissor Lift

Skyjack / Haulotte compact 10 scissor lift offers a range of different working heights and is easy to use and maintain these lifts to offer a time efficient and safe way to gain access to low level areas.

The compact 10 scissor lift can be used for:-

Maintenance, painting and decorating, electrical contractors, builders, construction with a safe working load of 454kg this can be used on any flat surface inside or out.

Max working Height 9.9m
Platform height 7.9m
Platform size (closed) 1.2m x 2.3m
Platform size (extended) 1.2m x 3.5m
SWL 454kg
Closed size (L x W x H) 2.3 x 1.2 x 1.8 m 
Power Battery
Weight 2302kg

Powered access safety harness available to buy

1 Day
£140.00
2 Days
£210.00
3 Days
£280.00
4 Days
£280.00
Week
£280.00
Weekend
£210.00

Genie GS3246 12M Standard Electric Scissor Lift

The genie GS3246 slab scissor lift is perfectly suited for both outdoor and indoor tasks. It is commonly used for construction, maintenance and installation applications on firm, level surfaces. This compact unit easily passes through standard single or double doors (compact dimensions and folding guardrails). Offering working heights up to 12 metres, the GS3246 meets most requirements.

Max working height 11.5m
Platform height 9.5m
Platform size 1.15 x 2.26 m
SWL 318kg
Size (L x W x H) 2.41 x 1.17 x 2.39 m

Powered access safety harness available to buy.

1 Day
£150.00
2 Days
£225.00
3 Days
£300.00
4 Days
£300.00
Week
£300.00
Weekend
£225.00

BoSS Grade 1 Aluminium Self-Erect Scaffold Full

Full width base sizes 1.8m x 1.45m or 2.5m x 1.45m

Full-width Scaffold Tower 2.2m

1 Day
£48.00
2 Days
£72.00
3 Days
£96.00
4 Days
£96.00
Week
£96.00
Weekend
£72.00

Full-width Scaffold Tower 3.2m

1 Day
£54.00
2 Days
£81.00
3 Days
£108.00
4 Days
£108.00
Week
£108.00
Weekend
£81.00

Full-width Scaffold Tower 4.2m

1 Day
£61.00
2 Days
£91.50
3 Days
£122.00
4 Days
£122.00
Week
£122.00
Weekend
£91.50

Full-width Scaffold Tower 5.2m

1 Day
£67.00
2 Days
£100.50
3 Days
£134.00
4 Days
£134.00
Week
£134.00
Weekend
£100.50

Full-width Scaffold Tower 6.2m

1 Day
£80.00
2 Days
£120.00
3 Days
£160.00
4 Days
£160.00
Week
£160.00
Weekend
£120.00

Full-width Scaffold Tower 7.2m

1 Day
£92.50
2 Days
£138.75
3 Days
£185.00
4 Days
£185.00
Week
£185.00
Weekend
£138.75

Full-width Scaffold Tower 8.2m

1 Day
£105.00
2 Days
£157.50
3 Days
£210.00
4 Days
£210.00
Week
£210.00
Weekend
£157.50

Full-width Scaffold Tower 9.2m

1 Day
£117.50
2 Days
£176.25
3 Days
£235.00
4 Days
£235.00
Week
£235.00
Weekend
£176.25

Full-width Scaffold Tower 10.2m

1 Day
£130.00
2 Days
£195.00
3 Days
£260.00
4 Days
£260.00
Week
£260.00
Weekend
£195.00

Full-width Scaffold Tower above 10.2m

Per additional metre

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

BoSS Grade 1 Aluminium Self-Erect Scaffold Narrow

Narrow width base sizes 1.8m x 0.85m or 2.5m x 0.85m

Narrow Scaffold Tower 2.2m

1 Day
£55.00
2 Days
£82.50
3 Days
£110.00
4 Days
£110.00
Week
£110.00
Weekend
£82.50

Narrow Scaffold Tower 3.2m

1 Day
£60.00
2 Days
£90.00
3 Days
£120.00
4 Days
£120.00
Week
£120.00
Weekend
£90.00

Narrow Scaffold Tower 4.2m

1 Day
£65.00
2 Days
£97.50
3 Days
£130.00
4 Days
£130.00
Week
£130.00
Weekend
£97.50

Narrow Scaffold Tower 5.2m

1 Day
£70.00
2 Days
£105.00
3 Days
£140.00
4 Days
£140.00
Week
£140.00
Weekend
£105.00

Narrow Scaffold Tower 6.2m

1 Day
£75.00
2 Days
£112.50
3 Days
£150.00
4 Days
£150.00
Week
£150.00
Weekend
£112.50

Narrow Scaffold Tower 7.2m

1 Day
£80.00
2 Days
£120.00
3 Days
£160.00
4 Days
£160.00
Week
£160.00
Weekend
£120.00

Narrow Scaffold Tower 8.2m

1 Day
£85.00
2 Days
£127.50
3 Days
£170.00
4 Days
£170.00
Week
£170.00
Weekend
£127.50

Narrow Scaffold Tower 9.2m

1 Day
£90.00
2 Days
£135.00
3 Days
£180.00
4 Days
£180.00
Week
£180.00
Weekend
£135.00

Narrow Scaffold Tower 10.2m

1 Day
£100.00
2 Days
£150.00
3 Days
£200.00
4 Days
£200.00
Week
£200.00
Weekend
£150.00

Narrow Scaffold Tower above 10.2m

Per additional metre

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

Scaffolding

Midland Tower Industrial Folding Scaffold

This easy to erect lightweight aluminium folding scaffold is perfect for all low level applications, it can be erected and dismantled in seconds, fits in the back of the average family saloon and because of its narrow width dimensions it fits snugly into those awkward areas. Ideally used for both domestic and industrial areas where step ladders, trestles and boards are not suitable, this mobile portable tower fits the bill perfectly. With its adjustable aluminium platform you can work from low level (450mm / 18") up to its top working height of (1200mm / 4').

Width 710mm / 28"
Length 1200mm / 4'
Platform height up to 1200mm / 4'
Weight 48kg

Easy to set up, takes seconds. Ideal for decorators, electricians, small build applications, confined hard to reach areas and many more.

1 Day
£30.00
2 Days
£45.00
3 Days
£60.00
4 Days
£60.00
Week
£60.00
Weekend
£45.00

Mini Max Foldaway Scaffold

The Youngman/Werner and co mini max folding base unit has become the industry standard when it comes to industrial, quick fold mobile safe work stations. The mini max offers a large working area on four lockable castors which can be folded flat in seconds. This allows you to get through awkward passageways and lifts. This top quality unit forms the basis to a full blown modular industrial tower system which, with the addition of extra components can be extended to offer a maximum working height of up to 7.8m.

Platform length 1.83m
Platform width 700m
Max platform height 870mm
Working height 2.8m

A safer alternative to working with steps.

1 Day
£45.00
2 Days
£67.40
3 Days
£90.00
4 Days
£90.00
Week
£90.00
Weekend
£67.50

Folding Indoor Scaffold

Base size: 1.8m x 0.77m

1 Day
£30.00
2 Days
£45.00
3 Days
£60.00
4 Days
£60.00
Week
£60.00
Weekend
£45.00

Extension Pack for Folding Indoor Scaffold

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

Stairmax Stairway Scaffold

Provides a safe working platform during maintenance, decorating etc. on stairways and stairway voids.

Platform height 2m from lowest stair
Platform size 600mm x 1.3m

PPE safety packs available to purchase.

1 Day
£40.00
2 Days
£60.00
3 Days
£80.00
4 Days
£80.00
Week
£80.00
Weekend
£60.00

Additional Stairway Scaffold

600mm x 1.3m

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

Mini Foldable Access Platform

Base size: 0.5m (1.8') to 0.9m (3.3'), Working platform 3.5m (11')

1 Day
£30.00
2 Days
£45.00
3 Days
£60.00
4 Days
£60.00
Week
£60.00
Weekend
£45.00

Youngman Class One Aluminium Ladders

Our class one Youngman push-up ladders, from Treble 8 up to a heavy industrial rope operated ladder, are made from lightweight aluminium; all extension ladders are exceptionally robust and built to last. Features include high performance box section alloy stiles, unique wrap around, top clips and slip resistant rungs.

Suitable for all trades and DIY

High performance box section alloy stiles for strength and rigidity, easy to push up operation, slip resistant square rungs. Rung clips secure sections together for safe and easy use and transport.

Other makes e.g Zarges Lyte and Midland Ladders are also available.

Treble 8' Ladder

2.4m to 5.4m (18')

1 Day
£14.00
2 Days
£21.00
3 Days
£28.00
4 Days
£28.00
Week
£28.00
Weekend
£21.00

Treble 10' Ladder

3m to 7.9m (26')

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

Treble 12' Ladder

3.6m to 9.7m (32')

1 Day
£25.00
2 Days
£37.50
3 Days
£50.00
4 Days
£50.00
Week
£50.00
Weekend
£37.50

Treble 14' Ladder

4.2m to 10.6m (38')

1 Day
£35.00
2 Days
£52.50
3 Days
£70.00
4 Days
£70.00
Week
£70.00
Weekend
£52.50

Treble 18' Ladder

5.5m to 15m (48')

1 Day
£70.00
2 Days
£105.00
3 Days
£140.00
4 Days
£140.00
Week
£140.00
Weekend
£105.00

Combination Ladder 8' Treble

1 Day
£25.00
2 Days
£37.50
3 Days
£50.00
4 Days
£50.00
Week
£50.00
Weekend
£37.50

Combination Ladder 10' Treble

1 Day
£30.00
2 Days
£45.00
3 Days
£60.00
4 Days
£60.00
Week
£60.00
Weekend
£45.00

Combination Ladder 12' Treble

1 Day
£35.00
2 Days
£52.50
3 Days
£70.00
4 Days
£70.00
Week
£70.00
Weekend
£52.50

Roof Ladders

Youngmans roof ladders ranging in sizes from 3.21m up to 4.89m represent the very best quality build and design. Lightweight yet incredibly strong, these ladders are designed to allow safe access onto a roof slope between 15 and 55 degrees. Key features include:

 · Heavy duty roof hook, strong superior fit across the roof apex.
 · Large rubber sleeved end bar for enhanced safety and grip.
 · Large rubber sleeved non-slip support bars provide additional protection for the roof.
 · Heavy duty locking catches for increased stability and prevention of sections separating.
 · 150kg load capacity suitable for trade use.

1 Day
£15.00
2 Days
£22.50
3 Days
£30.00
4 Days
£30.00
Week
£30.00
Weekend
£22.50

Ladder Stand-off

Youngman stand-off ladder stay suitable for all ladders, it simply clips onto the top of the ladder and the thick rubber wall pads rest against the wall, helping to reduce the chance of your ladder slipping. An invaluable hire item when hiring ladders to reduce damage to gutters. Fitted in seconds (no nuts and bolts).

1 Day
£5.00
2 Days
£7.50
3 Days
£10.00
4 Days
£10.00
Week
£10.00
Weekend
£7.50

Step Ladders including GRP

Heavy Duty Industrial Platform Step Ladders

These industrial aluminium GRP step ladders range from 2.5m up to 3.2m and are built to a high specification industrial standard. Extra strong and with a large footprint, they provide a secure and comfortable work area.

 · Sturdy locking bar between front and rear sections
 · Large slip-resistant treads
 · Durable slip-resistant feet
 · Suitable for industrial use.

1 Day
£35.00
2 Days
£52.50
3 Days
£70.00
4 Days
£70.00
Week
£70.00
Weekend
£52.50

Adjustable Anti-surf Safety Platform Industrial Step

Providing full guard rail protection, these adjustable platform steps allow you to reach heights over 4m. The adjustable stabilisers provide added protection and large wheels allow the steps to be easily moved into the required working position.

 · Ideal for access, inspection and light maintenance work
 · All models can be folded for transport and storage
 · Stable design prevents toppling in all direction

1 Day
£40.00
2 Days
£60.00
3 Days
£80.00
4 Days
£80.00
Week
£80.00
Weekend
£60.00

Step Ladders 6'

1 Day
£6.00
2 Days
£9.00
3 Days
£12.00
4 Days
£12.00
Week
£12.00
Weekend
£9.00

Step Ladders 8'

1 Day
£8.00
2 Days
£12.00
3 Days
£16.00
4 Days
£16.00
Week
£16.00
Weekend
£12.00

Step Ladders 10'

1 Day
£10.00
2 Days
£15.00
3 Days
£20.00
4 Days
£20.00
Week
£20.00
Weekend
£15.00

Step Ladders 12'

1 Day
£12.00
2 Days
£18.00
3 Days
£24.00
4 Days
£24.00
Week
£24.00
Weekend
£18.00

Youngman Lightweight Staging Boards

Lightweight access staging boards come in different lengths from 2.5m up to 7.2m. Supporting up to three men with tools at the heights of 2m and above, can be used for bridging applications with scaffold towers, trestles and always with the added safety of handrail and brackets.

Use with guard rail to give high level safety and access protection.

8' LWS

1 Day
£6.00
2 Days
£9.00
3 Days
£12.00
4 Days
£12.00
Week
£12.00
Weekend
£9.00

10' LWS

1 Day
£7.00
2 Days
£10.50
3 Days
£14.00
4 Days
£14.00
Week
£14.00
Weekend
£10.50

12' LWS

1 Day
£9.00
2 Days
£13.50
3 Days
£18.00
4 Days
£18.00
Week
£18.00
Weekend
£13.50

14' LWS

1 Day
£12.00
2 Days
£18.00
3 Days
£24.00
4 Days
£24.00
Week
£24.00
Weekend
£18.00

16' LWS

1 Day
£15.00
2 Days
£22.50
3 Days
£30.00
4 Days
£30.00
Week
£30.00
Weekend
£22.50

18' LWS

1 Day
£17.00
2 Days
£25.50
3 Days
£34.00
4 Days
£34.00
Week
£34.00
Weekend
£25.50

20' LWS

1 Day
£20.00
2 Days
£30.00
3 Days
£40.00
4 Days
£40.00
Week
£40.00
Weekend
£30.00

24' LWS

1 Day
£22.00
2 Days
£33.00
3 Days
£44.00
4 Days
£44.00
Week
£44.00
Weekend
£33.00