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Short Term Hire

Hire industrial cleaning equipment whenever you require, to any UK location from just 1 week.

Our fleet of 350+ machines includes scrubber-dryers, sweepers, combined sweeper/scrubber-dryers and industrial vacuum cleaners to deal with any floor cleaning challenge.

Crescent Industrial offers a comprehensive range of industrial cleaning equipment to cater for your needs, whatever the application. We offer all our cleaning equipment range out on Short Term Hire (minimum of 1 week), which is offered on all our range of cleaning machines, including Industrial Sweepers, Scrubber-Dryers and Heavy Duty Vacuum Cleaners.

We offer all our clients a contract hire agreement, which includes replacement parts cover, breakdown response and replacement machine, when required.

Contract hire is available on any cleaning equipment from our extensive range. Short Term Hire is offered from 1 week to 12 weeks. For Long Term Hire (12+ weeks), click here for details.

Our hifive focus is on getting the right machine for your task on hire, on site, on time so you can get cleaning where and when you need to.

With over 17 years experience in hire and having provided service support for decades, hifive focus area has evolved to become a trusted partner bringing together professional expertise, strong support and rapid delivery.

Our new machine range is focused for cleaning in challenging industrial environments and performance driven applications.

Delivering long term value, ongoing support and consistently impressive cleaning results is at the heart of our philosophy. That’s why we offer our clients operator training, preventative maintenance plans, fast and efficient parts supply chain, a uniquely flexible approach to finance and much more.

Included in our focus is an integrated approach to safeguarding the environments. Energy efficient equipment utilising more eco-compatible material, using less detergent and generating less noise provides a real contribution to an eco-sustainable world.

The advantage of STH (Short-Term Hire) from Crescent:

  • All Technical Support available online 24/7
  • Instant Support available during business hours
  • Full Service Reports carried out
  • Low cost call out charges
  • Low cost labour charges
  • Fast call-out / response time
  • Full Service Contract agreed and supplied throughout the duration of the rental period.



Select a product you would like to hire:



Our team of experts will help you with guidance and advice every step of the way to ensure you select the best machine for your application. Our proven 3 step process to Creating Clean™ has helped thousands of users create clean in their workplace: 


Accessibility: We are as close a phone call away and with our national network, we are never far from your business. Our trained hire-desk operatives will quickly and accurately assess your needs and provide you with the best solution. Alternatively, you can view the products online, and request the hire by filling in the form on the product page, saving you time!

Expertise: To maintain a high level of expertise and customer service, our hire-desk operatives are regularly trained to understand the cleaning and hygiene needs for the workforce of your business workplace. Each industry has it’s own regulations, and that is where we can help you, as we understand your industry, we also can understand your needs, and that’s how we are No.1 for bringing you a solution!

Availability: Our fleet is fully dedicated to short-term rental and ready to handle your needs. For specialist pieces of equipment the Crescent network can support you with our vast fleet available throughout the British Isles.

Flexibility: From a minimum of 1 week to several months, it’s up to you to choose your hire period.


Simplicity: Our machines can be in operation on your site as soon as they are delivered. Our dedicated transport will ensure that the equipment is delivered to you exactly when you need it, and quick demonstrations are available on delivery to ensure efficient cleaning straight away.

Reliability: Our industrial floor cleaning machines are fully maintained by our own national service team. Before delivery, each machine must under-go and pass a workshop inspection to comply with our set standards, legal and safety requirements.

Adaptability: If your application or needs change during the hire, we can deliver another machine to fit your new requirements. You may return the floor cleaning machine at any time, extend the duration, or switch to another machine.

Assistance: If you require any additional assistance we are only a phone call away, and our hire desk personnel are always standing by ready to help.


Guarantee: We keep our promises. What we quote is what we invoice, with no hidden costs. At a price you can afford.

Simplicity: We know it’s easy to be drowned by messages and paperwork. Therefore we reduce the administrative side to a minimum and make invoicing as simple and easy as possible.

Satisfaction: Because the best way to improve our service is to learn from your experience and advice, we conduct satisfaction surveys on a regular basis. We are always glad to listen to your feedback!


  • Diversity: The biggest short-term rental fleet.
  • Proximity: Extensive rental service network across UK.
  • Flexibility: Freedom to choose a rental period of between one week and one year.
  • Transportation: Delivery and collection service for rental equipment provided by Crescent Industrial on request.
  • Service support: Support from the hire help-desk and the service team whenever and wherever you need it.
  • Accessories: A wide range of spare, brushes, accessories, attachments, batteries and chargers.
  • Assistance: Training opportunities for operators.
  • Rent-to-own: A straightforward way of trying out a machine before you buy it by renting first.
  • Contracts: Short-Term Hire Service Contracts are set up to ensure the machine is regularly serviced and kept in good working order.