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5 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Trailer Rental

Trailers Lined Up

It’s important to match the right trailer with the right haul, but it can be challenging to settle on the right rental for you. From price to trailer types, there are many considerations to think about before committing to a trailer rental company in Michigan. So whether you need a flatbed trailer rental or an … Read more

Pro Tips: How to Tie Down Items on a Trailer

Trailer Straps Tie Downs

If you’ve never tied items down on a trailer, you may not know where to start. Where do the straps go, and what types of straps should you use? This guide gives some simple tips for tying objects to a trailer. Why It’s Important to Secure Items on a Trailer Just because your load is … Read more

Which Car Trailer Is the Best?

Best Car Trailers

Are you comparing car trailers for rent? Do you feel a little out of your comfort zone because of the assortment of options? Choosing the right trailer is less about finding the “best” trailer and more about finding the best one for you. We’re here to help you do just that. Check out this quick … Read more

Trailer Safety Pre-Check Before You Hit the Road

Trailer Safety Pre-Check Before You Hit the Road

You booked your trailer rental and got it ready to load, but you’re not sure what to check before you hit the road. Giving the trailer a quick once-over may help you avoid safety concerns along the way. Follow these trailer safety pre-check tips from Easy Car Haulers. Look for Low Tires Does the tire … Read more

Highway Driving Tips When Towing a Trailer

Highway Driving Tips When Towing a Trailer

Driving with a trailer attached requires a slightly different approach than standard driving practices. The weight distribution and momentum are different when you’re hauling a trailer, and those differences are augmented when you’re on the highway. Easy Car Haulers has already put out A Beginner’s Guide to Driving with a Trailer Attached, but now we … Read more

Can I Use a Car Cover with an Open Trailer?

Car with Cover On

If you want to protect the paint on your vehicle while towing it, you may be looking for a car cover that can stay secure on an open trailer. There are some negatives to driving with a car cover on, so it’s important to weigh your options and safety concerns. Here are some tips from … Read more

Can an SUV Fit Inside an Enclosed Trailer?

SUV Being Loaded on Trailer

Do you need to transport an SUV sometime soon? Not sure what the best trailer is to handle that task? Open car haulers work well for many SUV transports, but they’re not the only option to consider. You may be able to get an enclosed trailer for your vehicle transport, complete with locking doors and … Read more

Clearance Considerations When You Rent an Enclosed Trailer

Traffic going under overpass

You’ve heard the phrase, “Measure twice. Cut once.” In the trailer rental world, we say, “Measure twice. Book once.” There’s nothing worse than picking up your rental trailer and getting ready to load your items, only to discover that you do not have the clearance you need. These tips from Easy Car Haulers will help … Read more

How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Trailer?

Open Trailer with moving items

If you’re planning ahead for an upcoming transport, you’re probably wondering how much your rental trailer will cost. There are many factors that go into that pricing, but we strive to keep quotes as transparent as possible here at Easy Car Haulers. Let’s explore how much it costs to rent a trailer to help you … Read more

What Does Jackknifing a Trailer Mean? (And How to Prevent It)

Kid in Car with Trailer Backing Up

Jackknifing a trailer can lead to traffic jams, vehicle damage, and a slew of other consequences. Most drivers want to avoid this issue at all costs. Thankfully, you can use some simple driving strategies to drastically reduce your risks of jackknifing your trailer. Check out these safe driving practices from Easy Car Haulers. What Jackknifing … Read more