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Trusted Equipment and Tool Rental Services in Nova Scotia

GNS Equipment Rentals provides trustworthy equipment and tool rental services in Nova Scotia. Are you looking to complete your landscaping and renovation projects on your own? If yes, we are here to help. We rent a wide range of renovation and construction tools and equipment at competitive rates.


When it comes to construction equipment, small tools, and landscaping equipment rentals in Nova Scotia, contractors and homeowners turn to GNS Equipment Rentals. Tools and equipment can be rented on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Click here for details on pricing of our rental equipment or give us a call for more information. Please note that all tools must be returned clean or a cleaning fee will be charged.

Your Go-to Choice for General Rental Services in Nova Scotia

We are an authorized U-Haul® dealer. Whether you need wood splitters or garden tilling equipment, you can rent it from us. We have a 45-foot towable boom, a 19-foot electric scissor lift, and excavators from leading brands, in various sizes, on rent.

Timely Delivery and Service

You will save time and money when you choose our company for equipment rentals. GNS Equipment Rentals offers heavy equipment delivery directly to your job site. We can deliver equipment on time and within a very short notice. No matter your project requirement, we have everything to make your job easy and simple.

Relationships Built on Trust

We focus on our customers, and our services are community oriented. We have built long-lasting working relationships with our customers that are mutually beneficial. We personally know our customers in our small community and make sure to help them when they need us. Contractors appreciate our attention to “on-time” deliveries, reliable equipment, and accurate, easy-to-read billing.

Reliable Equipment

Why spend thousands of dollars on purchasing heavy equipment, when you can rent it from GNS Equipment Rentals? We upgrade our fleet regularly and have service technicians who are committed to providing you with quality equipment.


We have a huge collection of equipment and tools to make your projects run smoothly without any mishaps. Our rental equipment collection includes:

  • Aerators

  • Generators

  • Pumps

  • Dehumidifiers

  • Fans

  • Skid steers

  • Power sweepers

  • Sod cutters

  • Towable booms/lifts

  • Excavators

  • Staging

  • Heaters

Your Trusted Partner for DIY Projects

Are you looking for a special tool for your latest DIY project? We can deliver the tools you need when you need them. We have a variety of construction equipment and landscaping tools at great prices. Rent out our good-quality and well-maintained equipment today.

Your Reliable Retail Store in Nova Scotia

Apart from providing rental services, we are also committed to bringing you professional-grade tools and equipment for your projects at competitive prices. We have a retail store that provides a wide range of tools, equipment, and other supplies from various renowned brands in the market. You can count on us for a quality line of products, including:

  • Bissett™ fasteners

  • Diamond products

  • Bosch

  • U-Haul® moving boxes and supplies

  • Sandpapers

  • Gloves

  • Tarps

From plumbing tools to heaters and electric power tools, you can find everything for your project at GNS Equipment Rentals. Contact us today for more details about our retail and rental product line.

We Carry Top Brands

We carry rental equipment and tools from leading brand names in the industry. Brands we carry include:


Amazing Services

“Amazing service! We needed a jackhammer for a small job we were doing at home. We contacted GNS and picked it right up! It was the right tool for the job and so happy to have this service right in our community! Thank you!”

- Natacha

Very Accommodating

“Always easy to deal with and very accommodating.”

- Joe

Affordable Rentals

“Great service at the right price. Very helpful and will be back.”

- Mark V.

Quality Customer Service

“Great customer service! So, great to have this local.”

- Cammie

Clean Equipment

“Friendly staff; clean, well-maintained equipment.”

- Rob

Delivers Top-Notch Services While Respecting COVID Rules!

“Just a huge shout out to GNS who is a local equipment rental location here in East Hants - your guys’ rentals helped save my husband back and saved our marriage during our yard reno’s. I can’t even tell you how happy we were with your services, from phone calls to pickups, all the while respecting COVID rules! And the prices are awesome and very fair! Highly recommended by this marriage!

Thank You

- Craig and Jacqueline S.

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Flooring Equipment Rentals

If you need a tile grinder or a floor sander, we have the right equipment for you!

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Electric Power Tools

From handheld grinders to saws, we have the power tools you need to complete your project.

Rental Power Tools

Plumbing Equipment

At GNS Equipment Rentals, you will find a complete line of tools for your plumbing project.

Plumbing Tool Rentals

General Information

GNS Equipment Rentals

Unite 1-541 Highway 2

Elmsdale, NS

B2S 1A4

Phone: 902-883-8005

Toll Free: 1-800-391-2764


Opening Hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday: Closed

                   Nov 19, 2022-April 1, 2023

Sunday: closed

Service Areas

  • All of Central Nova Scotia
  • Elmsdale
  • Truro
  • Halifax and surrounding areas


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