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Sep

7 Reasons to Lease a Used Commercial Truck

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Many companies and self-employed people throughout Canada require commercial trucks in order to facilitate their businesses. Truck leasing has become a common if not preferred financing option due to the many benefits it provides, but perhaps what is most intriguing is that more and more of these leases are for used trucks rather than new vehicles. With that in mind, let us consider seven reasons to lease a pre-owned vehicle rather than one fresh off the line. Avoidance of Significant Depreciation Among the most daunting aspects of owning new commercial trucks is depreciation. Your new truck depreciates the moment you sign on the dotted line. A used truck, on the other hand, has already undergone that initial depreciation and is now just subject to the year-to-year devaluation. It’s worth mentioning that commercial truck leasing and vehicle leasing, in general, do account for depreciation to some degree but certainly not all…

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26
Aug

10 Savvy Ways to Save on Gas

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With gas prices constantly on the rise, everyone is looking for ways to save. Most of us know the bare basics to save on gas — not driving aimlessly, not cranking your air conditioning, etc. — but here are ten more savvy ways to save on gas and increase the value of your truck loans. Buy gift cards for gas at a discount Like many other businesses, gas stations sell gift cards. You might be able to find discounted gift cards for different gas stations online. If you pay $40 for a $50 gift card, you’re getting ten dollars worth of gas for free. It’s hard to beat that bargain! Don’t drive angry It’s tempting to drive aggressively and angrily when you’re behind slow drivers, in the middle of heavy traffic, or just plain exhausted. But angry driving has a huge impact on your gas mileage. When you floor your…

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24
Aug

10 Tips to Help Your Truck Run Well Into Old Age

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There’s a lot to be said about owning a truck. Like most important things in your life, you’ll get back what you put in. If you need your truck to deliver results every day, you should make sure that you take good care of your vehicle. Each make and model comes with specific needs, which means that you’ll need to check your owner’s manual for maintenance advice. However, these ten simple tips should help any truck continue running for a long time, so your truck loans will be worth it. Always change your oil on time Even though this is an easy thing to do, it’s surprising how many people neglect to do it. Oil changes are an incredibly important aspect of ensuring your truck’s longevity. If you have a truck newer than 2007, it’s recommended that your oil is changed either every six months or every 7,500 miles, depending…

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22
Aug

26 Handy Tips to Clean, Organize and Maintain Your Horse Tra...

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Everyone who works with horses knows the feeling of dismay when you look into a horse trailer. There are often dirty compartments, messy tack rooms, filthy floors, and general maintenance issues. Many people ignore the issues and just think, “I’ll deal with it later.” But your investment will be better protected if you keep your trailer clean, especially if you’re paying off truck loans. A clean trailer will also be better for the comfort of your horses, along with your general peace of mind. To keep the mess in the trailer from becoming overwhelming, use these trailer cleaning tips to help you break your trailer maintenance down into bite-sized pieces. Clean the floor after a show Take the mats out of the trailer and wash the whole of the area the horses were in. Use pressure-washing technology on the floor and spread baking soda across it before you put the…

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20
Aug

31 Newbie Truck Driver Tips And Tricks You Need To Know

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If you’re new to a truck driving job, here is a great list of tips to make your experience easier. Even veteran drivers might find something helpful on this list. When you go to CDL school, you’ll get your certification to drive a truck. But being a truck driver is more than just a certification. As a new truck driver, you’ll likely encounter things that you never expected to see. There’s a lot of learning to be done on the job. Follow these truck driver tips for an easier time on the road: Don’t start in the winter It’s hard to drive a truck in the winter. In snowy and icy areas, truck driving can even be dangerous. You don’t want your first time behind the wheel to be in icy conditions. Alternatively, start in the winter Many truck drivers do recommend starting in the winter so that you can…

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17
Aug

4 Important Hurdles to Consider when Moving Heavy Equipment

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Heavy construction equipment is part of the day-to-day operations in most heavy-duty manufacturing factories and companies. Whether it is a company seeking to expand its manufacturing processes by adding more construction equipment, or just an abnormal cargo, sometimes heavy equipment needs to be transported from one point to another. Transportation of such heavy equipment needs meticulous planning to avert disaster. The safe delivery of the equipment to the destination depends on many factors. Here are some things to consider when moving heavy equipment. Evaluate the Specs of the Equipment The first hurdle you have to go through is evaluating the specifications of the move. These will be the distance that needs to be covered, the timeline on which the equipment needs to be transported, and the personnel who need to be involved in the process. More importantly, you have to evaluate the equipment being transported. This evaluation should feature the…

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