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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.
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.

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?

 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 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!


1519 Old Hwy 17 N
North Myrtle Beach SC 29582


Office: 843-399-8654
Cell: 843-516-4586