Should I set up as a sole proprietorship or LLC?

Question Details: I'd like to start renting out some large marquee type letters for use at wedding receptions or as props for photography. I don't expect to get rich doing this but I do have a fear of the venue catching fire and it being traced back to my lights. Essentially this would be a very tiny business, but I do want to be certain I am in compliance with all tax laws. Just starting out, can I just do a sole proprietorship?

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