Buy used, not new!

Buy used, not new!

No one takes a light approach to buying a piece of large equipment, nor should they. The right piece of equipment for any construction business requires a significant amount of due diligence before putting out thousands, sometimes even hundreds of thousands of dollars, to acquire the best machine for the job.

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Buying large used equipment

Buying large used equipment

There are several advantages to buying used heavy equipment and trucks. While shiny, new equipment has a definite “wow” factor to it, all the bells and whistles aren’t always necessary.

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Planning your June auctions, part 2

Planning your June auctions, part 2

Has your summer been filling up quickly since we posted part one of our auction calendar? Today we have all the details on where we will be during the second half of the month, the type of auctions and what equipment will be sold at each one.

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Planning your June auctions

Planning your June auctions

There is so much coming up this Summer for Alex Lyon & Sons Auctions. Can you believe we’ve already hit the Summer season again? We wanted to help organize your calendar so you can attend as many of our auctions as possible. Get out your auction calendar and start jotting down notes.

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Heavy Equipment Safety Part 2

Heavy Equipment Safety Part 2

June is national safety month! This year, make sure that you are taking the proper precautions to stay safe on the jobsite using these heavy equipment construction safety tips. There are several risk factors and dangers that you should be aware of.

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Heavy Equipment Safety

Heavy Equipment Safety

Next month is national safety month! This June, make sure that you are taking the proper precautions to stay safe on the jobsite using these heavy equipment construction safety tips. If you use heavy equipment on a construction project, there are several risk factors and dangers that you should be aware of.

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Don’t waste your time at auction

Don’t waste your time at auction

At auction, wasting the time of any salesperson may not be the first thing on your mind, but it can be very easy to unknowingly do so. So the question becomes, how can you reduce the amount of time being wasted at auction?

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