4 Reasons To Invest In A Tradesman Trailer Instead Of A Van Or Ute


As a tradie, you'll naturally need to bring plenty of equipment along with you to get work done, so you'll want to look to invest in either a van, ute or tradesman trailer. While each one offers its own advantages, opting for a tradesman trailer that can simply be attached to your personal vehicle is often a smarter choice than buying a ute or van. Here are just four reasons why.

25 April 2023

2 Reasons Why DIY Airbag System Installation Is Never a Good Idea


Whether your vehicle has outdated airbags or none at all, you may have decided that you need to install a new system. Since it does not appear to be a complicated procedure, you may be considering trying to install them yourself to save time and money. However, the installation of an airbag system is much more complicated than it appears to be at first glance. There are a couple of reasons why it is never a good idea to attempt this job yourself, relying on a professional to do it instead.

21 October 2022

Protect Your Investment: How To Care For Your Aluminum Ute Canopy


If you've invested in a ute and you want to get the most out of your investment, don't forget about the canopy. An aluminium ute canopy will help you get more use out of your investment. However, you do need to take steps to protect your investment. If cared for properly, your ute canopy will provide you with years of protection for your cargo tray and for your supplies. However, your ute canopy does require special care and handling, especially if you want to avoid premature wear and tear.

29 December 2021

Things to Consider When Purchasing Car Floor Mats


If you are looking for new floor mats for your auto, this is the article for you. Here, learn some of the things you should consider when purchasing a car floor mat. Grips The last thing you want is to have your floor mat sliding around as you drive. Buying a mat with grips on the underside should help to prevent this. You can even opt for mats that have anti-slip foam that won't trap water when it rains.

13 September 2021

New to Kayaking? How to Transport Your Craft Safely


Australia has an abundance of rivers, creeks and lakes, and it's little wonder that kayaking is such a popular sport. If you've been thinking about taking it up, then you may have your eye on a craft and need to figure out how you will transport it from your home to your destination. However, before you buy your kayak, you will need to invest in a roof rack, but what do you need to bear in mind as you plan for your future expeditions?

30 June 2021

How to Secure Your Plant Trailer Overnight


If your dream is to have a small construction business, where you go from place to place with a multipurpose machine of some kind to tackle smaller jobs, then you need to kit yourself out with the right equipment. You need to buy the machine, of course, and make sure that it is as versatile as possible, but you will also need a plant trailer to tow behind your vehicle. But how can you address security and make sure that some enterprising individual does not make off with your investment?

28 October 2020

Improve the Performance of Your Tailer by Upgrading Your Camper Trailer Suspension


Your trailer can serve you better without you having to replace it. All you need to do is make a few upgrades. Various reasons will lead you to upgrade your camper trailer suspension. It will cost you more to buy another trailer than to upgrade it. With the right system, you can have the kind of performance you desire. The essential thing is to know how each element affects the performance of your trailer.

28 July 2020

A Simple Guide to Marine Batteries


To understand marine batteries better, you need to know the meaning of various terms. Most of the questions you have about choosing or buying marine batteries will be answered in the tips below. Starting/Cranking Battery This is a battery that serves the purpose of starting an engine, meaning that it releases a high amount of energy (a jolt) that is strong enough to start an engine. Such batteries are found in cars.

28 December 2019

3 Common Types of Mufflers for New Car Owners


If you are in search of a muffler for your new vehicle, then you will soon appreciate the importance of car parts. Aside from keeping the cabin free of dangerous gases such as carbon monoxide, mufflers ensure that you do not get fined for disturbing the peace by driving a noisy vehicle. The question you need to ask yourself is what type of muffler is right for your vehicle's needs. Making the determination can be tricky if you know very little about exhaust systems, and particularly mufflers.

15 May 2019

Top Considerations When Buying a Car Trailer


Car trailers are essential when you have excess luggage that cannot fit in your car. There are different types of trailers in the market today, each with its specific use. Below are some of the car trailers used by Australians today. Pig trailer. This is a trailer with an axle at its centre. A semi-trailer has a rear axle, hence most of its weight is supported by the hauling vehicle.

4 October 2018