ATA president: Trump gives trucking an opportunity to do ‘amazing things’
At the Omnitracs Outlook user conference on Feb. 27, Chris Spear, president of the American Trucking Associations, described President Trump as “pretty much a freelancer” with an agenda that is goo…
This Infectious Video of a Farmer Dancing In His Barn Is Going Mega-Viral
We're in awe of this man's moves—and his uplifting message.
Best Thrift Store Shopping Tips
The other day I was visiting my friend and we were laughing and telling each other that we needed to bring stirrup pants back and that Saved By the Bell was the best show in the universe and should we start wearing scrunchies again. And mid hair accessory conversation, I noticed her table. It …
Commercial Truck Leasing Company
TruckLenders USA is a full service commercial truck leasing company with over 30 years of industry experience and dedication to excellence in service and client satisfaction. Our goal is fin…
12th Annual Excellence In Construction Award Ceremony Highlights Top Contractors
Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut (CT ABC) hosted its 12th annual Excellence in Construction awards ceremony on Jan. 30 at the Aquaturf in Southington with over 600 professionals...
What Is a Green Burial or Natural Funeral?
The old-fashioned way of laying a body to rest is making a comeback.
4 Tips for Backing Up a Semi Truck & Trailer
Trucker Wayne gives his advice on how to back up a semi tractor trailer as a truck driver.
Tips for Driving with a Trailer
It’s always a good idea to review some common safety practices for driving with a trailer towed. Here are a few simple guidelines to follow.
How to Tow a Trailer
Borrowing your friend's boat for a weekend at the lake sounds like a great idea until you realize you've got to drive it there. Whether you're hooking up a camper, a vehicle, or another variety of trailer to your car, learning the...
How to Properly Load a Trailer
This short video will teach you how to properly load a trailer. The most important thing to consider is how the weight of your cargo is ...
Why Should You Recondition A Trailer?
You need a new trailer. Now the dilemma begins… Buy one of those fancy new models or recondition a trailer? Read on to find out more!
Thinking about buying a cargo trailer, horse trailer or even a motorcycle trailer but aren't sure which trailer to buy? As you might have realized, choosing a trailer now-a-days can be perplexing. It's not surprising given the amount of trailer manufacturers and different types of trailers available There are many factors to consider when purchasing a trailer. One of the first considerations is to choose an…
Top Travel Trailers
There are a lot of travel trailers on the market, and they come in tons of various sizes and shapes. Where do you start? We've put together a list of some of our favorites.
How to Hitch a Trailer
Greg Soden, the Compliance Consultant of the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM), demonstrates how to properly hitch a trailer to a tow vehi...
How to Drive a Tractor‐Trailer
Driving a tractor-trailer can be a great way to make a living.—The pay is good, and the job offers a great deal of freedom and flexibility. Before you can get behind the wheel you have to get your commercial driver's license. Once you've p...
How to Overcome Problems when Hitching your Trailer
Hitching your trailer can be challenging and figuring out how to set the towed unit at the right height to connect the tow vehicle can drive anyone crazy.
Top tips on towing trailers
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) will soon publish guidelines on towing trailers safely.
How to Choose a Camping Trailer
An ideal way to choose a camping trailer is to first understand your recreational goals, such as how often you plan on traveling and what kinds of environments you like to visit. Ensure that your tow vehicle can pull a trailer safely under...
What’s in Your Lube Trailer?
A popular credit card company asks at the end of its television commercials, “What’s in your wallet?” The implication is that if you don’t have this company’s credit card in your wallet, you are lacking something you need. We have a similar question for you: What’s in your lube trailer? If your company has a …
How to Haul a Travel Trailer
Travel trailers let you take extra luggage or camping gear with you on a trip, and some are spacious enough to accommodate beds, cooking ranges and other amenities. For any extended road trip, a travel trailer is a convenient piece of equipment. To haul a trailer, you need to make sure your vehicle is capable of ...