Trailer Reviews

At Affordable Trailers, we offer a variety of trailers to choose from. But how do you know which one is right for you? We decided to put our trailers to the test to provide customers with Load Rite Trailers, Freedom Trailers, Spartan Trailers, and Top Hat Trailer reviews that they can trust. This is a blog series on our trailers and the hijinks we get into with them.
Two hands, one with question marks and one with light bulbs
June 28, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

Things to Consider When Buying a New Trailer

f you’re thinking about buying a new trailer, check our blog post. Affordable Trailers deals with what to buy and where to buy it.

A huge pile of used tires
May 24, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

Diagnosing Tire Wear on the Inside of Trailer Tires

If you have premature tire wear on the inside of your trailer tires, there are at least 7 possible causes to check out. If you’re in the Grand Strand region of the Carolinas, Affordable Trailers can help.

A paper that says insurance policy surrounded by items such as a calculator, pens, and glasses
April 26, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

Should You Buy Enclosed Trailer Insurance?

To have or not to have? That is your question when it comes to enclosed trailer insurance. Well, let’s dive into that in our blog.

A picture of a FREEDOM 7X12SA enclosed trailer with a ramp door
March 22, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

The Skinny on Barn Doors and Ramp Doors

hoosing between the various trailer door types will depend entirely on your planned use for the trailer. Affordable Trailers breaks it down for you.

The TOPHAT 20+5X102 GN 159 Trailer
February 21, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

Leaf Springs vs Torsion Axles: What’s the Difference?

With all the contentious issues going on today, Affordable Trailers just tossed another hot potato into the crowd. Leaf springs vs torsion axles, which is best?

The 2021 model of Freedom trailer 7X16TA
January 25, 2022 by Affordable Trailers

Flat Nose vs V-Nose Trailers

In the great debate between flat nose and v-nose trailers, we’re here to help. Gas mileage, storage, swaying - Affordable Trailers talks about it all!

 A Tophat 77X12-DSP utility trailer
December 30, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

A Comparison of Renting vs Buying a Trailer

When it comes to trailers, there’s a lot to consider when weighing renting vs buying. Affordable Trailers gives arguments for both buying and renting a trailer in our blog post.

The back of a jeep with a ball hitch
November 23, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Matching Your Trailers with the Right Ball Hitch Sizes

With a plethora of options and varying opinions, it can be hard to discern between various ball hitch sizes. But Affordable Trailers has your back in our blog post!

 a TOPHAT 83X18-EC equipment trailer
October 26, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating and Other Terms to Know

Payload, Towing Capacity, these and others are good to know, but gross vehicle weight rating is one you have to know before you buy a trailer!

A steel trailer ball hitch
September 28, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Advantages of Buying Used Trailers

Trailers are known for maintaining their quality for a quite a long time. All the more reason to trust a used one. Read a few other reasons in Affordable Trailers’s blog.

A pic of the TOPHAT 16X83-MP utility trailer
August 24, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

From Moving Mulch to Musky Mattresses to Mugs of Molasses, Check Out a Utility Trailer

Whether you are helping someone move or making deliveries or doing lawn care, or many other things, a utility trailer may be just what you need. Check out our blog post!

A picture of a TOPHAT THC 70 Car Hauler Trailer
July 27, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

In the Market for Open Car Trailers?

Open car trailers provide the safety and convenience you need when hauling vehicles of many types and other miscellaneous items. Check out Affordable Trailers for options!

A photo of equipment trailer TOPHAT 20+5X102 GN 159
June 22, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

What Are Equipment Trailers and When Do I Need One?

Moving sand is different than hauling a tractor or a delicate portrait. Thankfully, there’s a trailer for every need. Read our blog post about equipment trailers, what they are and what they do.

A white SPARTAN 7X14TA enclosed trailer
May 25, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

The Great and Versatile Enclosed Trailer

Whether it’s for hauling, storing, or doing business, and whether it’s for privacy, protection, or personalization, what you want is an enclosed trailer!

Black TopHat Gooseneck Dump Trailer
April 27, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Of Brawny Trailer Types: Behold, the Dump Trailer

Of the many trailer types, the dump trailer is known for its versatility. It has the benefits of most trailers but offers the additional feature of unloading its contents easily, safely, and quickly!

A LoadRite boat trailer in a parking lot
March 23, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

An Argument for Boat Trailers

People who want the freedom to boat anywhere and save money doing it should consider boat trailers!

Econoline’s 7 Ton Landscape Partial Tilt Trailer
February 23, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Econoline’s New 7 Ton Partial-Tilt Landscape Trailer For Sale at Affordable Trailers!

Check out our Econoline 7 Ton, partial tilt, landscape trailer for sale in North Myrtle Beach.

A black Top Hat Dump Trailer parked in a gravel parking lot
January 26, 2021 by Affordable Trailers

Trailer Services: Brake Controller and Plug Installation

Installing electrical plugs and brake controllers is serious business when it comes to safety, but we’re up for the challenge.

Close up of a trailer's hitch with wires
December 22, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Troubleshooting Trailer Lights and Dealing with Wiring Issues

Yuck, you have electrical problems with your trailer? Here we help troubleshoot trailer lights. Check us out at Affordable Trailers!

Close up of a person's hands using tools and blueprints
November 24, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Searching for Trailer Repair Service Near Me? We’re at Your Service!

If you are in the North Myrtle Beach area, Affordable Trailers fixes axle, wiring, hitch, brake, tire, bearing problems, and more, and stocks many parts and accessories!

A open car hauler trailer with wood flooring is positioned in a gravel driveway.
October 27, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Affordable Trailers is Interested in Buying Used Trailers from You

If you have a used trailer you want to get rid of, bring it on by to Affordable Trailers - we’re always in the market for buying used trailers!

The back end of a white enclosed trailer with the back door ramp open.
September 22, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Used Enclosed Trailers for Sale in North Myrtle Beach

If you’re searching for used enclosed trailers for sale in the Myrtle Beach area, then be sure to give us a call at Affordable Trailers!

A photo of a white 7x18 Continental Cargo enclosed trailer outside in front of some trees.
August 25, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

You’ll Love This Barely Used Continental Cargo Trailer

If you’re searching for an enclosed cargo trailer, you’ve come to the right place - check out the Continental Cargo trailers from Affordable Trailers!

An all black side-by-side recreational vehicle being driven onto an enclosed toy hauler trailer in front of Sportsman’s Choice Marine in Longs, SC. 

June 23, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Our Enclosed Toy Hauler for Sale Is Great For Recreational Vehicles

If you need a way to transport your favorite ATVs, golf carts, and other recreational vehicles, consider a Freedom toy hauler for sale from Affordable Trailers!

A Top Hat GN159 Deckover Gooseneck Trailer against a white background.
May 26, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

This Top Hat Deckover Gooseneck Trailer is Perfect for Hauling Heavy Equipment

If you need to haul heavy equipment like excavators and other landscaping equipment, then the Top Hat GN159 Deckover Gooseneck Trailer is the trailer for you! 

A black jeep is being loaded onto a black Top Hat open car hauler trailer.
April 28, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Searching for Car Hauler Trailers for Sale? Affordable Trailers Has What You Need

If you’re searching for car hauler trailers for sale, you’ve come to the right place - Affordable Trailers offers trailers such as the Top Hat All Steel Car Hauler.

An orange zero-turn lawn mower in the bed of a 16’ Top Hat Medium Pipe Utility Landscaping Trailer attached to a white pickup truck.
March 23, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

This Landscaping Trailer from Top Hat is Great for Your Landscaping Needs

If you’re in need of a landscaping trailer, then try out the Medium Pipe Utility Landscaping Trailer from Top Hat, available at Affordable Trailers!

Boat Trailer By The Beach
January 21, 2020 by Affordable Trailers

Load Rite Trailers Makes the Aluminum Boat Trailer You’re Searching For

Living in coastal South Carolina means that I'm surrounded by water almost all of the time. So it makes sense that I've grown to love pretty much any aquatic activity...

Two cranes lifting heavy metal dome with rigging service from B & B Crane.
December 26, 2019 by Affordable Trailers

An Enclosed Car Trailer that Gets the Job Done

I never thought I’d need a trailer -- that is, until my parents decided that they wanted to buy a second house that they so appropriately dubbed their

November 26, 2019 by Affordable Trailers

Dump Trailers Worth Using

I don’t know who invented the dump trailer, but I’d like to buy them a beer. A few weeks ago, I was reminded of how amazing dump trailers are. You see, I recently had to unload three tons of gravel with a shovel...


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