If you are looking to buy used pallet racks for your latest warehouse or material handling facility project, there are some things you should be aware of. When economic times and profit margins are tight, it’s tempting to save a buck by buying used rack. It’s also very smart, and can save you a huge amount of money. It needs to be done correctly to ensure a good purchase.
There’s an obvious benefit to buying used pallet racks. You are going to end up saving money. In fact, you are probably going to save A LOT of money. However, as I’m sure you are well aware, there’s potential risk in buying used equipment. Your ability to intelligently mitigate that risk by knowing what to look for will prove fruitful for your project and minimize expenses.
So what are they specific, potential risks involved in buying used pallet racks?
For one, you need to make sure you are dealing with a reputable provider with a proven, industry leading experience. There is a lot at stake with warehouse product becoming damaged if the structure and materials are weak, so it’s important to first off start talking with a company who specializes in selling used pallet racks with a strong track record of success.
You also need to make sure to ask about the history of the used pallet racks you’re buying, and what kind of guarantee you have the system hasn’t suffered previous damage that could be a problem. It also needs to adhere to today’s standards, with seismographic ratings that meet or exceed earthquake risks in your facility’s location.
If you’re having used pallet racks installed in your warehouse, it’s equally important to make sure your installations provider is aware of current safety standards, and has an abundance of experience in dealing with used racking material. The consequences of installing racking systems incorrectly is already a great risk to potential loss of product or human injury. Add this risk to a potentially questionable racking unit, could spell disaster.
Culver Equipment, LLC specializes in buying and selling used pallet racks, and can provide you the assurance of a quality product, and expert installation. Based out of Phoenix, Arizona, we serve the entire Southwest. As one of America’s fastest growing companies, ranked 460 on Inc 500’s list in 2016, you can approach us with certainty knowing all your questions will be answered, and the used pallet racks you buy will meet or exceed your needs.
Please contact our sales department for more information. We look forward to answering your questions, and fitting a used racking system for you.