America is seeing a massive shortage of CDL Drivers across the country. Its a rough lifestyle to live and finding quality and qualified drivers for the job now is hard to find. Many drivers are tired of the demanding career and what accompanies it -like limited to zero quality family time, unhealthy & sedentary lifestyle, poor diet, disrespect on the road, and even poor opportunities for proper hygiene. Many drivers experience divorces, dissatisfaction, and depression for missing out on their families and kids growing up. Even with increasing salaries or signing bonuses, because of the lifestyle, drivers are turning elsewhere for work and looking for other income and career opportunities. As an effect, America is seeing a massive shortage among its carriers.
In the landscape industry everyone knows, TIME EQUALS MONEY! Investing in quality products and equipment not only allows us to spend our time wisely, but creates a healthier work/life balance. Here are 6 things to consider when buying a heavy duty utility trailer.
This is a great video demonstrating how important it is to load a trailer with positive tongue weight! Loading weight toward the back of the trailer can cause fishtailing and make it difficult to keep the load under control. Positive tongue weight will allow for a smoother, safer delivery.
A pallet delivery trailer is a trailer that is built for the purposes of transporting and/or delivering pallets or bulk materials. There are two main categories that pallet delivery trailers fall into: Hand Pulled or Power Driven and Vehicle Pulled.