Lilly Forklift Blog

Forklift Warranties: What Is and Isn’t Included

When you’re shopping for a forklift, you have many questions to consider: What is the best forklift for your application? Should you buy new or...

Should You Repair or Replace Your Old Forklift?

Your forklift is old and you’ve never been in the business of throwing money away (and you’re not going to start now).  The first option is to...

Buying vs. Leasing a Forklift - What You Need To Know

If you need more forklifts for your business, your options can seem overwhelming. For long-term use, you need to choose between buying or leasing...

How to Choose the Best Electric Pallet Jack for Your Warehouse

It goes without saying that not every warehouse is the same. Some need full-sized forklifts. Others need only hand jacks. But what if your...

Forklift Chain Replacement: 6 Signs Your Mast Chain May Fail

There are accidents, and then there are incidents. Accidents are often the results of carelessness: a forklift operator gets too close to a rack...

8 Expensive Warehouse Design Mistakes

Imagine your pre-work routine. If you’re a warehouse or distribution center manager, I bet it’s finely-tuned to be as efficient as possible. You...

7 Easy Ergonomic Fixes to Make Employees More Productive

Ergonomics is a term that gets thrown around a lot when talking about workstation setups. But why? What does it even mean? Is it actually...

Top 4 Reasons to Rent Vs. Buy a Forklift

Many people think the only reason to rent a forklift is to meet a temporary need. For example: There’s a seasonal spike in business or a one-off...

Forklift vs. Auto Mechanic: Similar Jobs, Different Pay

Are you an auto mechanic looking for better pay and less repetitive work? We’re looking for friendly, helpful people who want to become forklift...

The 7 Different Types of Forklifts (According to OSHA)

If you’re looking at forklifts for sale, you may have seen descriptions such as: counterbalanced lift trucks (class 4) or electric-powered rider...