Resources

Resources

But what if it’s your first time buying a trailer? Do you know exactly what to look for? Are you unsure of the differences between the types of units available for sale? Don’t worry. Not only is Muscle Trailers ready to support you with a wealth of choice, we are also here to advise you along the way.

This resources page is home to a series of guides we’ve written to help support your trailer buying journey. If you’re entirely new to buying a trailer for your car, take a look at our introduction, our buyer’s guide, and our breakdown on various trailer types.

Sometimes, it’s difficult to jump straight into buying a trailer. What are the main things you should be looking for when you buy? How do you know you’re getting the best quality for your money? Our resources and regular posts will give you the complete lowdown on what to expect.

It’s important to us that we help you find your way to that perfect trailer. While we are always here to help if you contact us, make sure you take a good look at our guides, too. You may find that some of the questions you have are already answered. That’s just one of the reasons we’ve put this section together for you – we aim to make your trailer buying experience as straightforward as possible.

Rely on Muscle Trailers for advice and guidance on all trailer matters, take a look at our guides and posts, and don’t forget – you can always get in touch if you have a specific query.


Why Use Trailers? A Guide to Uses and Benefits

black table top flatbed trailer

Trailers can help to make everyday life that little bit easier. Whether you need to transport cargo for work or need help making home deliveries, the right trailer can make all the difference.

But what if you’ve never bought a trailer before? How do you know if you need one, and what should you look for? In this beginner’s guide, we explore all the basics you need to know about trailer shopping, and why you should start shopping around!


Your Complete Guide to Buying a Trailer

Decided you want to buy a trailer? Fantastic! But how do you know exactly what to look for? What’s the difference between the main trailer types, and which are the best fit for your needs? Help is at hand.

If you’ve never bought a trailer before, now’s the time to read up on our buyers’ guide. We’ll take you through the first steps of trailer shopping, and will give you the lowdown on what you need to compare and contrast.


What are Box and Cage Trailers? An Introduction

Box and cage trailers are some of the most useful trailers you can buy. But just how useful are they for your specific needs? Do you really need a box trailer, or will a flatbed be more useful to you?

Before you go ahead and buy any trailers outright, make sure you read our complete guide on what to expect. Unsure what you’ll get from a cage trailer? Read on.


What are Flatbed and Tabletop Trailers?
Your Complete Guide

black flatbed trailer

Flatbed, tabletop, open trailers – are they really all the same? Are they also the best choice and fit for your needs? They’re a fantastic, all-around support – but are they necessarily right for you?

If you’re unsure which type of trailer you require for your business or home needs, be sure to read our complete guide. Don’t pay any money until you know the facts!


A Beginner’s Guide to Heavy-Duty and Tandem Trailers

tandem trailer

Trailers are fantastic for transporting heavy items and cargo from place to place.  However, did you know that some trailers are heavier duty than others?  Tandem trailers, for example, could give you a lot of support with bulky cargo on the move.

In this guide, we will take a look at what you need to consider when it comes to buying tandem and heavy-duty trailers for the first time.


Your Guide to Custom and Specialist Trailers

cage trailer

There’s nothing to say you have to buy a standardised trailer for home or business! What if the size of your cargo varies?  What if you’re unsure where or how you will use a trailer from one day to the next?

It might be worth considering a custom trailer design.  Why not take a look at our guide to learn more about setting up your own bespoke trailer system?


Buying a Trailer: Frequently Asked Questions

cage trailer

Are you looking to buy a trailer for the first time? You might have plenty of questions you’d like to ask! As seasoned experts in trailer building and fitting for our customers, we’re here to help.

Please read through our frequently asked questions for trailer help and guidance before you buy. If your query doesn’t appear in our list, be sure to call our team!