Mon-Fri: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sun: Closed


(989) 448-7199 – Gaylord, MI
(231) 221-2700 – Harbor Springs, MI

About Us

Smith Equipment Rental is a local family owned company devoted to customer care. Our company is operated with hospitality and hard work with the goal of providing the best service in Northern Michigan.

Our Gaylord location is open longer hours and more days a week for customer convenience, along with traveling to pick up any needs that we don’t supply on site.

We stand for not only quality products but service as well. Smith Equipment Rental is here to make the rental business as easy and efficient as possible for the Contractor or the home owner.

Why Smith

Best In Class Quality Equipment

State-of-the-Art Equipment: We maintain a diverse fleet of well-maintained heavy equipment, including excavators, bulldozers, loaders, skid steers, and more. Our equipment is sourced from reputable manufacturers known for their reliability and performance.

Quality And Safety

Your safety and the success of your project are our top priorities. Our equipment undergoes rigorous inspections and maintenance to ensure it meets the highest industry standards. We provide you with well-functioning machinery that minimizes downtime and maximizes productivity while adhering to the strictest safety guidelines.

Exceptional Customer Service

Our friendly and professional staff is here to assist you every step of the way. Whether you have questions about equipment selection, need advice on proper operation and maintenance, or require on-site support, we’re always just a phone call away. We value your time and strive to make the rental process seamless and hassle-free.

Competitive Pricing

We believe that renting heavy equipment should be cost-effective and budget-friendly. Our rental rates are competitive, and we offer flexible rental terms to accommodate your project timeline and budget constraints. With us, you can access the equipment you need without the burden of long-term ownership costs.

High Quality Trailers

Smith Equipment Rental, your trusted source for not only heavy equipment rentals but also an extensive range of high-quality trailers. Our trailer offerings cater to a wide range of needs, including enclosed trailers, dump trailers, utility trailers, equipment trailers, and even toy haulers. Whether you’re in the market for transporting cargo, hauling materials, or embarking on an adventure, we have the perfect trailer to suit your requirements.

Our Story


Excavation Equipment

Our excavation equipment rental services offer a cost-effective and flexible solution for individuals and businesses needing access to heavy machinery without the commitment of purchasing.

Aerial Equipment

Aerial equipment rental offers a practical and safe solution for accessing heights and difficult-to-reach areas in various projects. Whether it’s construction, maintenance, repair, or any other task requiring elevation, aerial equipment such as scissor lifts, boom lifts, and aerial work platforms prove invaluable

Concrete Equipment

Whether it’s pouring concrete for a foundation, sidewalk, driveway, or any other construction task, renting concrete equipment such as concrete mixers, concrete saws, and concrete grinders provides access to top-notch machinery without the commitment of ownership.

Contractor Tools

Whether it’s construction, remodeling, or renovation work, renting contractor tools such as nail guns, air compressors, saws, and drills provides access to a wide range of high-quality tools without the burden of ownership costs.


Implement rental ensures efficiency and productivity, allowing users to complete their projects with ease and achieve professional results. With well-maintained equipment and flexible rental options, implement rental is the go-to choice for accomplishing a wide range of tasks effectively and affordably.

Landscape Equipment

Landscape equipment rental is a great way to get the job done without having to buy expensive equipment. There are many different types of equipment available for rent, including lawn mowers, trimmers, blowers, aerators, tillers, and more.

Misc Tools

Whether you’re drying out a flooded area, cutting tiles for a renovation, or deep-cleaning surfaces with a power washer, renting these specialized tools provides access to high-quality equipment without the commitment of ownership. With flexible rental options, users can easily select the right tool for the job, ensuring efficiency and professional results.

Trailer Sales

Whether you require a utility trailer for personal use, an enclosed trailer for securing valuable cargo, or a dump trailer for construction debris, our diverse inventory has you covered. Our trailers are built to withstand demanding conditions, ensuring durability and reliability during transportation.

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    Smith Equipment Rental & Trailer Sales:

    Gaylord, MI
    2349 South Otsego Avenue
    Gaylord, MI 49735

    Harbor Springs, MI
    8535 Harbor-Petoskey Rd
    Harbor Springs, MI 49740


    Gaylord, MI
    (989) 448-7199

    Harbor Springs, MI
    (231) 221-2700

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