Heavy Equipment Rentals

Largest Heavy Equipment Rental Inventory

With the largest and best-maintained rental equipment inventory in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, and Washington D.C., you can be sure we have the right heavy equipment rentals to help you complete your project. Rent with Carter Rental – The Cat® Rental Store whether you’re looking for work tools, contractor equipment, earthmoving equipment, aerial equipment, or specialty equipment.


Cat 938M lifting a bundle of lumber


When you need earthmoving machines, you can trust on the reliability of a Cat® machine. At Carter Rental, we have the machine you need at an affordable rate.

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Aerial Equipment

Your people need safe and efficient aerial equipment. Carter Rental has a diverse fleet that keeps your workers safe and comfortable so they can focus on the task at hand.

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Material Handling

From standard forklifts and telehandlers to rotating and high-capacity telehandlers, our fleet is packed with material handling equipment you need for your exact application.

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Specialty Equipment

Looking for a specific piece of equipment? We have a wide range of specialty equipment such as compaction equipment, welders, trench shoring equipment and more.

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Rental Promise - Safety First Culture

“I appreciate that the delivery driver took the time to review how the machine works as well as important safety reminders, so my team could stay safe on the job site.”

– Rob S. (Salisbury, MD)

Rental Promise - Understand The Customer

“The whole process with Carter Rental was simple. Our sales rep was responsive and knowledgeable. The equipment arrived on time and was exactly what we needed for our job. It was picked up the day after we called it off. We will definitely be renting from Carter again”

– Chris T. (Smyrna, DE)

Rental Slide - Knowledgeable, Dependable People

“We received our machine and quickly realized it had more technology than other rental machines we’re used to getting. Carter Rental came out and helped my team understand how to effectively run the machine. They took time out of their day to help us, and the operation ran smoothly after that.”

– Dan P. (Dulles, VA)

Rental Slide - Diverse Rental Fleet & Availability

“Carter Rental has always been top-notch, so we don’t go anywhere else. They always have the equipment we need, and their service is great.”

– Ken F. (Baltimore, MD)

Rental Slide - Fast Delivery & Pick Ups

“My experience with Carter Rental is above average. From the time I made the call, they had a fast turnaround and delivered the machine to the right spot. We rent a lot from them, and we’ll definitely be back.”

– Tim C. (Sterling, VA)

Rental Promise - Reliable, Quality Equipment

“Every aspect of the rental went well – from the nice, clean machine, to the customer service to the timeliness – there wasn’t any problems at all.”

– Nate M. (Richmond, VA)

Rental Promise - Unmatched Service & Support

“Carter Rental is on top of it. I made one call, and they took care of everything.”

– Robert W. (Rockville, MD)