The Top 10 Reasons to Rent (Not Buy) Equipment

The Top 10 Reasons to Rent (Not Buy) Equipment

At long last, we are thrilled to announce a significant milestone in our journey as a customer-centric company. After hearing your requests and understanding winemakers, brewers, distillers, and other types of makers’ diverse needs, we are excited to launch our brand new service offering: TCW Equipment Rentals! Our customers have been asking us to offer rentals for years (decades?) to help get them around equipment-related bottlenecks — situations where having the right gear would make things so much easier, but full-on purchasing isn’t needed.

We understand the need for specialized equipment can arise at any time, and not everyone may be ready to commit to a full equipment purchase. That's why we have carefully selected a wide range of top-notch equipment available. Whether you are moonlighting as a hobbyist, conducting R&D, experimenting with boutique vintages, or growing your business gradually, we have got you covered!

TCW Equipment Rentals
TCW Equipment Rentals
Top 10 reasons to rent not buy your equipment

So, what are the key reasons people rent equipment, and how can our rental services benefit you? Let's take a closer look:

1. Moonlighting: For all those passion-driven individuals who dedicate their nights and weekends to their projects, renting equipment provides a cost-effective and flexible solution. You can access high-quality machinery without breaking the bank, making your moonlighting ventures more feasible and rewarding.

2. R&D (Research and Development): Innovation drives progress, and we understand that conducting research and development can require a variety of specialized equipment. With our rental service, you can access cutting-edge tools to bring your ideas to life without the burden of long-term ownership costs.

3. Boutique Vintages and Small Runs: Winemakers, craft brewers, and artisans rejoice! Trying out new recipes or creating limited batches of your unique creations becomes hassle-free with our rental equipment. Unleash your creativity and experiment without investing in large-scale equipment.

4. Temporary Equipment Needs: When someone else is tying up your essential equipment, or if your regular machinery faces downtime for maintenance, our rental service acts as a reliable backup. Stay on track with your operations without compromising efficiency.

5. Gradual Business Growth: We understand the challenges that come with a growing business. If you find yourself not ready for a significant equipment investment, our rental solutions allow you to scale your operations as needed without immediate capital outlay.

6. Try Before You Buy: Purchasing specialized equipment can be a daunting decision. With our rental services, you can test and evaluate the equipment's performance, ensuring it perfectly aligns with your operational requirements before making a long-term commitment.

7. Volume Justification: For businesses with fluctuating workloads or seasonal demands, purchasing equipment might not be cost-effective. Our rental option allows you to access machinery precisely when you need it, avoiding unnecessary expenses.

8. Hassle-Free Maintenance: Maintaining specialized equipment can be time-consuming and expensive. With rentals, you don't have to worry about maintenance, repairs, or storage. Simply focus on your core business while we take care of the rest.

9. Staying Ahead of Technology: As technology evolves rapidly, waiting for the latest advancements before making a purchase may delay your projects. Our rental fleet stays up-to-date with the latest innovations, ensuring you never miss out on cutting-edge capabilities.

10. Last-Minute Rescues: We've all been there – unexpected situations arise, and you urgently need equipment. Our rental service saves the day for those who might have forgotten to plan ahead, offering timely solutions to keep your operations running smoothly.

Whatever the case may be, we want to help. Our starting rental equipment roster includes the following equipment:

  • Large-Format Corkers for 3 L to 18 L bottles
  • Standard-Format Corkers for 375 ml to 1.5 L bottles
  • Mori Filler with integrated pump and filter housing
  • Tosa Mecc foil spinner, with or without an automatic stand
  • Bottle-Matic II labeler
  • 1.5” and 2” air diaphragm pumps
  • SQN 20 Flexible Impeller Pump
  • Cart-Mounted Cartridge Filter Housings, with and without integrated pump

At TCW, our commitment to customer satisfaction has driven us to expand our services and offer equipment rentals as a convenient, cost-effective, and reliable solution for your needs. Our goal is to empower businesses and individuals with the tools they require to succeed, with or without the barriers/benefits of ownership.

Visit our website or get in touch with our dedicated team to explore our extensive inventory of rental equipment and find the perfect match for your projects. We are excited to be a part of your journey!

Pricing and reservation information can be found here.

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