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Hire a Generator from Bellwood Rewinds

If you are looking to hire a standby diesel generator, Bellwood Rewinds offer a range of solutions to help you moving forward. As a company, we provide short to middle-term solutions for generator hire, for all your backup power needs.

How long do you want to hire a generator for?

Generator hire comes in handy for those of you that need a temporary solution rather than a permanent one. You can hire a generator for a few days, a few weeks or a few months. However long you need to hire a generator for, we can provide you with a fixed price depending on the type of generator you need and the power outage you require.

How much is Generator Hire?

All quotes are uniquely tailored to each customers needs. Some wish to hire a generator for longer than others and the power level will differ each time depending on what it is needed for.

When it comes to determining the generator hire cost, we’d encourage you to get in touch so we can talk you through the different options we have available.

Why choose Bellwood for Generator Hire?

There are several reasons why you should choose Bellwood Rewinds for generator hire. We have listed a few of these below:

  • Reliable Generators – All second-hand systems are repaired and serviced before we make them available for hire. All new systems are checked and serviced too, ensuring they are fit for customer use. We are proud of our ultra-reliable generators.
  • Broad Range – We have a wide range of generators to choose from. We offer advice and guidance to make sure you get your hands on the backup power source you need.
  • Competitive Prices – Our generators are competitively priced. If you are looking for a cost effective solution for backing up your power, we can find something to suit your requirements.
  • Expert advice – For those of you that aren’t sure which generator to hire, we can help you. We have years of experience specialising in the sale and rental of generators and will happily talk you through your options.

There are many benefits of hiring a generator, especially if you only need a backup power source for a temporary period.

Get in touch for Diesel Generator Hire

For those of you looking to hire a generator, the team at Bellwood Rewinds are here to help. We have a great deal of experience specialising in generator rentals and can help you find what you are looking for.

For UK generator hire inquiries, please take the time to get in touch and we can provide you with a custom quote: 01429 264 097.


How important are the size and weight of the generator?

Smaller and lighter devices are easier to move to the required location from the area where they are stored. This can be quite an advantage in case of an unexpected blackout. At the same time, factors such as tank capacity, engine, run time and wattage are the most important ones that you need to focus on. If a model meets your requirements based on the factors but isn’t necessarily small or light, you shouldn’t hesitate to get it.

How do rated wattage and surge wattage differ?

The surge wattage is produced for a short period of time, it is the peak wattage which the portable generator can produce, it is reached when the unit is started. The rated wattage is the continuous operating wattage, it is the measure which you need to focus on when selecting a generator. You have to ensure that it will power all of the appliances in your home which you can’t go without. It’s important to define your requirements precisely before you look at hiring a generator.

Should I hire a generator which runs on propane? Is it more reliable?

Propane is usually cleaner to run compared to gasoline. Usually, it can increase the device’s run time and in some cases, it can even double the run time. Another benefit of using such a device is that spare propane is more easily found in the typical home compared to gasoline. For example, you can connect the hired generator to the propane bottle for a barbecue. The main problem with running hired generators with propane is that it cannot start the engine when the temperature gets too low. Still, in this situation, you can have the engine start on gasoline and then switch to propane.

Where should I set the hired generator?

The device must be set outdoors when it will be used. You’ll need to position it away from doors and windows so that the exhaust fumes do not get inside of the house. This is extremely important since the produced carbon monoxide gas can cause serious poisoning. One mistake to avoid is placing the device inside of a garage with the door open. This could also lead to an accident; you also need to ensure that the device will be protected from moisture, rain and snow. It’s best to set your hired generator in a dry enclosure with effective air circulation.

Which home appliances can I power with my portable generator?

This all depends on the wattage of the device and appliances that you’re trying to power. You have to make sure that the total wattage of the appliances, which are powered with the use of the hired generator, does not exceed the maximum wattage. Otherwise, the circuit breaker of the generator will stop it automatically. It’s always best to do the math well in advance and figure out which appliances you’d want to use during a power cut and ensure that they can all be powered by the hired generator.

I have used Bellwood Rewinds for many years to carry out motor and generator repairs, as well as supplying hire generators. I find them very helpful and most of all on time every time even on matters of an urgent nature. I would have no concern with recommending their services to anybody.
James Simpson
James Simpson
08:56 16 Nov 17
Fantastic company to deal with and great customer service, I would highly recommend!
Mike M
Mike M
08:59 19 Jan 18
Couldn't have asked for a better service from Bellwood Rewinds. Would definitely use again in future, and will most definitely recommend to others within the industry who are looking for quality customer service with a smile.
Lee Harris
Lee Harris
14:01 19 Jan 18
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