Action Rents, Inc
Rentals - Sales - Service
                                                                                                           (217) 893-8900
Your hometown Rental Store
417 S Century, Rantoul, Il  61866                                                          (217) 893-8900
Should I rent or Purchase it?
So many times we see people purchasing equipment
only to have it take up valuable space in their garage or
storage shed.
Now here are just a few examples
Towable Roller

Times used per year- 2
once in spring and fall

Purchase price at local retailer-  $189.99

Coast to rent- $10.50 per rental, $21.00 per year

Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-
                                                    
9
Stihl Chainsaw MS290

Times used per year- Maybe 2

Purchase price at local retailer-  $ 389.99        
Extra costs-   Bar Oil                           $ 15.00
                          Fuel                                $ 20.00
                          Fuel Mix                       $ 10.00
                          Fuel can                        $    6.00   
Yearly tune up costs                          
 $  35.00
                                                                  $  475.99

Coast to rent- $26.80 per rental, $53.60 per year

Rental includes bar oil, extra gallon of fuel and sharp chain

Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-         
                                       
8.75
Tiller

Times used per year- 2
once in spring and fall

Purchase price at local retailer-  $400.00

Coast to rent- $20.00 per rental, $40.00 per year

Yearly tune up costs  $35.00

Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-
                                    
    10
Edger

Times used per year- 3

Purchase price at local retailer-  $289.99

Coast to rent- $13.00 per rental, $39.00 per year

Yearly tune up costs  $35.00

Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-    
                                             
8.75
Gas Hedge trimmers

Times used per year- 2
once in spring and fall

Purchase price at local retailer-  $349.99

Coast to rent- $25.20 per rental, $51.00

Yearly tune up costs $35.00
Blade Sharpening       $15.00



Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-    
                                           
6.75
Gas powered Pressure washers

Times used per year- 2
once in spring and fall

Purchase price at local retailer-  $400.00

Coast to rent- $25.00 per rental, 50.00 per year

Yearly tune up costs  $35.00

Number of years til purchasing equipment pays off-
                                                 
 8