Enclosed accessorie advice

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by beano, Jan 29, 2007.

  1. beano

    beano LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 425

    Hey guys, i ordered my first enclosed trailer and should be getting it in a week. Ive looked at many pics of yours and was just wondering what people have done that they'd do different if they could. I plan on putting a shelf up front along with some racks but any particular placement or advice? Thanks
  2. beano

    beano LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 425

    help please!
  3. BTLS

    BTLS LawnSite Member
    from Texas
    Messages: 109

    Hey beano,
    i have a cage trailer, so I can't help you there, but go to search up above and look up photos- you'll see some enclosed trailers and get some ideas. there are also websites with rack systems that will help as well. good luck man- show us a piccture of your trailer!- Ben
  4. Total.Lawn.Care

    Total.Lawn.Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 840

    Get a big trailer and make sure you have plenty of room.

    Actually, I just wish my trailer was wider. I have trimmer racks on the left wall, blower rack on the right side wall just inside the side door. Two shelves across the front. That is about all I can do, just because I am out of room. The only other advice I can give is mount as much stuff as you can in ways to facilitate easy access to everything, keeping the easiest access to those tools that you use the most.
  5. mrusk

    mrusk LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,260

    Try to build the shelves and racks out of the lighest material possible. Its acctually lighter and easier to use the metal premade shelving from Home depot or lowes than to use 2x4s. It all depends on how much storage space you need and what exactly your planning to put on the shelves.

  6. beano

    beano LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 425

    Thanks guys. I plan on just putting the usual, blowers, trimmers and some shelves for some tools, oil etc. Ive looked at the pics above but just wondering if anyone placed racks or equipment where they had to move it or where it was a PITA?

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