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Is it worth shipping a car? Everything You Need to Know

Is it worth shipping a car? Everything You Need to Know

People hire independent transporters for all sorts of stuff, in a variety of circumstances. When moving house, you need people to haul all your stuff to your new digs. When an airline won’t let your dog board a plane, you book a driver instead.  But when it comes to shipping vehicles, well, you might be Read more about Is it worth shipping a car? Everything You Need to Know[…]

How cars are shipped?: A Brief Overview

How cars are shipped?: A Brief Overview

There are countless ways of getting a car to its destination. From the most obvious one, such as simply driving it there in person… To the more exotic ones such as air-dropping a humvee from a plane or launching a roadster into orbit. But let’s focus on the more mundane ways of moving cars, shall Read more about How cars are shipped?: A Brief Overview[…]

Is it safe to ship your car? | Citizenshipper

Is it safe to ship your car? | Citizenshipper

Yes. Car shipping is extremely safe. Around 17 million new cars are sold in the US each year. That means 17 million cars need to be shipped to dealerships each year, either within the US or from overseas. Car shipping is big business, with great care taken and numerous regulations imposed to ensure all of Read more about Is it safe to ship your car? | Citizenshipper[…]

How much do car haulers charge per car?

How much do car haulers charge per car?

When it comes to car transportation, a number of different factors influence the cost. From mileage to size and weight to route choice to time of the year. But you’re probably looking for a rough estimate, right? On average, how much do car haulers charge per car? Here’s what we can derive from our internal Read more about How much do car haulers charge per car?[…]

How To Ship a Powerboat or Other Standard Sized Craft

How To Ship a Powerboat and Other Standard Sized Craft

Are you considering shipping your boat to a far-off location? Are you wondering which way is safest for your powerboat, rowboat or canoe? Don’t worry – the risks are slight if you follow advice or employ a reputable boat hauler. Boats of this size can be handled very safely by any driver, haulier or not. Read more about How To Ship a Powerboat and Other Standard Sized Craft[…]

10 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style

9 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style

We recently wrote about purchasing the right carrier when transporting your cat. Before that, we offered advice on the best GPS pet trackers available in the market today. Continuing in the same fashion, here’s our selection of best cat backpacks for the summer of 2020. But first, a few words of advice! What to look Read more about 9 Best cat backpacks for 2020: Have your Kitty Travel in Style[…]

How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps

How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps

This article is for motorcycle owners who already own a trailer or are looking to buy one and want to know if they are easy to use. If you don’t have a trailer, or if you don’t plan to transport your motorcycle on a regular basis, a reliable shipping service may be more suitable. In Read more about How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps[…]

How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?

How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?

When transporting motorcycles, you might occasionally need to load two bikes onto one trailer or truck bed. This isn’t too difficult to do, assuming there’s enough room. But how stable will those bikes be, stacked so close together? Are there any special precautions you could take?  Here’s a simple primer on how to connect two Read more about How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?[…]

How do you strap down a motorcycle?

How do you strap down a motorcycle? A Brief Guide

Benjamin Franklin famously noted the trade-off between freedom and safety. Motorcyclists and cyclists know it well. Bikes of all kinds allow their owners the freedom to travel and to experience the thrill of travel. The price of that freedom? You have to know what you’re doing before getting on the saddle.  But riding is only Read more about How do you strap down a motorcycle? A Brief Guide[…]

How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?

How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?

Everyone knows that a proper loading ramp is indispensable when loading/unloading bikes onto/from a truck bed. Well, maybe not “indispensable”. It’s strongly recommended at best.  As previously discussed, you can safely unload a motorcycle without using a ramp. It might take a bit of elbow grease, but it’s perfectly doable. So how do you load Read more about How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?[…]