Frequently Asked Questions

Hire Period

Any item hired for the weekend from Elm & Son will be available on Thursday and will need to be returned on the Monday. If your event is during the week the hire period will be discussed on contact.

Custom signs

We love making boards of all shapes and sizes. Please get in contact with your ideas.  

Time frames on custom Items are worked out on a individual basis. If you have a tight deadline just contact us and we will see what we can do.


We are happy to send your items anywhere within New Zealand.


Hire - Pick up and Drop off.

All hire items are to be picked up from Halswell, Christchurch or Kirwee and dropped back when arranged.

Payment and Bond

Payment can be made in cash or via internet banking. Payment will need to be received on or before pick up. For items being posted, full payment is required before it will be sent.


A 50% deposit is required to hold your hire booking and the remainder is required on or before pick up. An additional $30 bond is held until items are returned and deemed undamaged.