4837 Glover Lane
Milton, Florida 32570
133 Aplin Rd.
Crestview, FL 32539

Welcome to General Rental Center!

General RentalWelcome to General Rental Center! With locations in Milton and Crestview, we are your local resource for quality rental equipment. We offer a broad range of items, from tractors and trailers to loaders and lifts. We even offer tables and chairs.

We want to make your next project easier by providing the right tool for your job at a fair price. Whether you are a professional contractor or a DIY’er we can assist you with finding the right tool to make your project go faster and easier. We have over 50 years of combined rental know-how to assist you.

Here at General Rental Center, we understand that tool and equipment rental is a service-oriented business. We strive to give prompt, quality service at both affordable and competitive rates.

Rental Equipment

We provide quality rental equipment and offer a broad range of rental items, from hand tools to backhoes to tables and chairs. (more…)

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New Equipment Sales

Looking to purchase a new commercial grade mower or other high quality equipment? Check out the great new equipment we have for sale. (more…)

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Used Equipment Sales

Used equipment for sale will be listed here.

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About General Rental Center

General Rental of Milton began as a franchisee of nation-wide General Rental Center in 1979. Charles Wiscaver opened the business after more than 20 years in the automotive/marine upholstery business. Within 5 years we outgrew the location seen here and...

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Need to Lay Sod or Seed? See How Renting a Dingo Soil Cultivator Can Help!

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Do you have an unfinished yard? Then you may want to lay sod or seed this coming spring or fall since the rain and mild temperatures are perfect for your grass to take root. Everyone has their preference when it comes to seed and sod. Sod can be laid in a day and covers your lawn with grass immediately—however, sod doesn't always root as well as seed. Whatever method you choose, you need to prep your yard's soil beforehand. A Dingo Soil Cultivator can help you in this regard. What is a Dingo Soil Cultivator? The Dingo Soil Cultivator is...

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Getting Rid of Standing Water in Your Yard

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Getting Rid of Standing Water in Your Yard Do you have one or more areas in your yard that hold water after a rainfall? This is a common problem, and sometimes difficult to solve. Over the years I’ve talked with dozens of people trying to battle this problem, and on several occasions I have been hired to solve the problem. So what can be done? Too often people come to me asking what kind of a tree, or what kind of shrubs can be planted in a wet area to dry it up. This is the wrong approach. Most plants,...

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Landscape Can Drive Home Values

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Landscape Can Drive Home Values The look of your lawn and garden may be the first and perhaps the most lasting impression people have of your home and property. Landscaping plays an essential role in enhancing its beauty and increasing the value. Fortunately, homeowners can turn their own landscapes into works of art at an affordable price. In recent years, many companies have begun to introduce more varieties of bagged rock and mulch. A new line of decorative rock and stone from Vigoro offers landscaping enthusiasts 26 varieties of bagged products in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and colors....

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5 Must Know Tips For A Better Looking Landscape

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5 Must Know Tips For A Better Looking Landscape There is no doubt that when landscaping one wants to save money, as well as have an attractive property. Not only can landscaping help you beautify your home, but it can also provide a source of satisfying exercise in the fresh air. When you take care of your yard on your own, it is possible to save money and to improve your physical conditioning. But if the landscape turns out to look bad, then that is so much time and money wasted. However, it is possible to ensure a better-looking landscape...

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Concrete Resurfacing

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An Introduction to Concrete Resurfacing There are four steps that go into any concrete resurfacing project. They are not difficult to follow, and this job can be done by anybody who has a little bit of patience and some time. Resurfacing can also be done by a professional, but if it is not a very big job there is no reason that you can not do this task on your own. By following the four basic steps below, you will at the very least know the basic outline to follow during your not concrete resurfacing job. Prepare the surface: in...

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Ultimate Deck And Patio Retreat For Easy Living

Ultimate Deck and Patio Retreat for Easy Living

Ultimate Deck And Patio Retreat For Easy Living You can create a stress-free outdoor space that is comfortable, convenient and low-maintenance. It's easier than you may think. TV home improvement expert Ron Hazelton, a regular correspondent on "Good Morning America" and host of his own syndicated series, "Ron Hazelton's HouseCalls," has several easy ideas to create a relaxing, luxurious get-away, right in your own backyard. Set the Stage Start with a focal point, such as a patio or deck, saving labor and time with a low-maintenance composite that looks like the real thing. Made with recycled plastic and reclaimed wood,...

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Diamond Saw Blade

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What is a Diamond Saw Blade? Perhaps you have heard of a diamond saw blade, but do you really know what it is? In addition, have you ever wondered where all the diamonds come from or how exactly you can get a diamond to cut anything? The answers to these questions may not be common, but they are fairly simple. By understanding the diamond saw blade better, you add to your working knowledge of tools and can make the decision as to whether or not you need one. For one thing, it is important to understand that diamond blades do...

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Easy Landscaping and Curb Appeal for Florida Homes

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The idea that an appealing outside is your best offense for intriguing potential buyers is based on the simple concept that first impressions really count. The great thing about learning some key elements of landscaping is that you can apply them to a home that you are just settling into, as well as one you are about to sell.  For those who are selling or buying real estate in Tampa Bay Florida, some extra curb appeal advice will go a long way. Florida is popular for nature-lovers. Instead of trying to keep up with garden hobbyists, present a clean, green...

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Sealing Concrete to Prevent Damage and to Make it Smooth


One of the biggest problems faced by any piece of concrete is the effect water will have on it. The most obvious sign is staining. This can result in algae or black spots, and can lead finally to cracks. So the only way of combating this, is by sealing concrete. If a concrete surface is not treated, and is subject to weathering, it can break up and results in what is know as spalling. This is where the aggregates in the concrete come through and begin breaking back down. The effect of water on concrete The effect of water on...

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The Basic Principles of Landscape Design

Basic Principles of Landscape Design

Whether you plan on "borrowing ideas" or plan on creating your own landscaping design, you should have at the very least a basic understanding of the principles of landscape design. This doesn't mean that you have to apply every principle to every part of your plan. But just having an understanding of these principles will help you generate ideas and increase your creativity. Great landscaping lies in the eyes of the its creator. So, while the principles of landscape design are great guidelines to follow, don't feel like they're the "have to rules" of landscaping. Abstract and creativity are allowed....

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