Trailer Use, Care & Maintenance

Trailer Use, Care & Maintenance

Choose from the trailering articles and other informational articles below according to your own interests and trailer needs. Whether you're looking at horse trailers, stock trailers, car trailers, motorcycle trailers, utility trailers or other Featherlite trailers or if you already own one, we want to help you along the way. Not finding what you’re looking for? Contact your nearest Featherlite dealer or email Featherlite.

Aluminum Trailers vs. Steel Trailers

What advantages does aluminum have over steel? Is steel rust-proof? What are the hidden drawbacks of a trailer that uses both aluminum and steel? This article tells you everything you want to know about aluminum trailers compared to steel trailers.

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Bumper Pull Trailers vs. Gooseneck Trailers

Learn the differences between bumper pull trailers and gooseneck trailers, along with the advantages and compromises of owning each type, so you can figure out the right type of hitch for you and your tow vehicle. 

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Buying a New Horse Trailer

Buying a new horse trailer is much like purchasing a new home. When shopping, search for one that will function well for you. Here are some things to think about when buying a new horse trailer.

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General Hauling and Loading Tips

Are you ready for your first trip with your new Featherlite trailer? Here are some helpful hauling and loading tips before going down the road with your trailer.

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Importance of Proper Hitching

Before you start each trailering trip, you must always hitch up. Learn more about the importance of proper hitching.

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