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When Should Semi-Truck Trailer Tires Be Replaced?

  • July 15, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
When Should Semi-Truck Trailer Tires Be Replaced?

Tires are consistently named as one of the top maintenance costs for commercial trucking fleets, and managers continue to search for ways to minimize this expense. One way managers can reduce the costs associated with an unexpected tire repair and replacement is by understanding the lifespan of their semi-truck trailer tires and planning their budgets


Preventative Maintenance to Improve Commercial Trucking Productivity

  • July 08, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
Preventative Maintenance to Improve Commercial Trucking Productivity

Implementing a preventative maintenance plan for commercial trucking fleets is a smart way for managers to save money and be proactive about their repair and maintenance needs. Keeping up with a preventative maintenance schedule will also improve your fleet’s productivity as breakdowns become more infrequent. Read on to learn more about how to implement a


Top 10 Reasons to Choose Retread Tires for Commercial Trucks

  • July 01, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Top 10 Reasons to Choose Retread Tires for Commercial Trucks

Not sold on retread tires for your commercial trucking fleet? While retreads may have historically received a bad reputation from decades ago, advances in tire retreading practices have made these tires a great, safe, and beneficial option for fleet managers. We show you the reasons to choose retread tires Reasons to Choose Retread Tires 1.


What Are Retread Tires?

  • June 28, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
What Are Retread Tires

You don’t have to be in the commercial trucking industry long until you’ve heard the term “retread tires.” Widely used as a way to save money on tire spend, retread tires are a favorite among many fleet managers. But what are retread tires, and what are the benefits of using them? In this blog, we’ll


Why Size Matters: Understanding Tire Sizes

  • June 26, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, New Tires,
Why Size Matters Understanding Tire Sizes

When it comes to choosing commercial truck tires for your fleet, selecting the right size is crucial. There are many different factors that make up a tire’s size, and failing to select the right fit for your trucks can be extremely detrimental to your fleet. How to Find Your Tire Size Each tire’s size is


The 6 Steps of Tire Retreading

  • June 24, 2019
  • Tire Retreading, Tire Service,
The 6 Steps of Tire Retreading

Contrary to what most fleet managers believe about retread tires, the tire retreading process upholds the same standard of quality as new tire manufacturing. A lot goes on between initial inspection and the final product, making retread tires just as safe and capable as their new counterparts. Find out all about the steps of tire


4 Top Tips for Commercial Trucking Road Safety

  • June 21, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, Road Service, Truck,
Tips for commercial trucking road safety

Safety is one of the most important aspects of managing a commercial trucking fleet. Ensuring your truckers are practicing safe driving techniques is paramount not only to their safety but to keeping your vehicles safer for longer. Both your drivers and your commercial trucks will be able to stay safe on the road for longer


How to Save on Work Truck Fleet Maintenance

  • June 17, 2019
  • Tire Retreading, Truck,
How to Save on Work Truck Fleet Maintenance

The biggest challenge for fleet managers is finding ways to save money on truck fleet maintenance. Commercial trucks are at higher risk for needing maintenance and repairs simply because of how often they’re used, the amount of starting and stopping required and how far they travel. However, by following these three tips, fleets can reduce


Improved Infrastructure Could Save Commercial Truckers Billions on Fuel

  • May 08, 2019
  • Road Service,
improve infrastructure

A recent report from the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) found that improving the nation’s infrastructure could save commercial truckers billions of gallons of fuel each year. Not only would improved infrastructure mean savings on fuel costs, but better roads with less congestion would also increase the lifespan of commercial tires and bring less pollution


Proactive Fleet Maintenance Tips for Reducing Emergencies

  • May 06, 2019
  • Articles,
Proactive Fleet Maintenance Tips for Reducing Emergencies

For fleet managers, few things are more important than saving on maintenance costs — especially as operations costs continue to increase. Finding a semi-truck tire repair center near you can be difficult in an emergency situation, so it’s important to follow these three tips for proactive fleet tire maintenance to conserve your budget and ensure