Lilly Forklift Blog

Forklift Extensions: What You Need to Know

Forklift extensions, also known as fork extenders or long lifts, temporarily make your forks longer. Many industries use forklift extensions...

What You Need to Know Before Buying or Renting a Scissor Lift

Interested in buying or renting a scissor lift? Smart move. Scissor lifts are not just a safer alternative to ladders and scaffolding; they can...

Ladder Safety: Can Your Business Afford a Lawsuit or OSHA Citation?

What's the most dangerous piece of equipment in your facility? While forklift accidents may make headlines, ladders are significantly more...

We Rent It All, Even Heavy-Duty, High-Capacity Forklifts

Why Rent a Heavy-Duty, High-Capacity Forklift?   Reason #1: Adapt to Changing Business Needs Renting gives you the flexibility to customize your...

How Often Should a Forklift Be Serviced?

Maintaining your forklift is the best way to prevent expensive repairs. You wouldn’t skip an oil change on the family vehicle, right? The same...

Used Pallet Racking: Is It Worth the Risk?

As a cost-conscious manager, you want to make the most of every dollar you spend. Used pallet racking may seem like an attractive option because...

5 Signs Your Forklift Forks Should Be Replaced

The steel forks are one of the toughest parts on a forklift. They're designed to  take a lot of abuse, but they can also fail without warning. A...

How to Avoid Overspending on Forklift Service

When one of your team members says, “Hey boss, I think something’s wrong with one of our forklifts,” what goes through your mind?  Probably...

How Do You Know When to Update Your Forklift Fleet?

Experienced fleet managers know: an optimized fleet is a profitable, productive fleet. Whether you have five forklifts or fifty, there’s a sense...

9 Money-Saving Reasons to Convert Your Warehouse Lighting to LED

The cost to convert from fluorescent to LED lighting has come down dramatically in the past two years. Bryant-Denny and Jordan-Hare Stadium are...