Who Needs a Ladder Rack?

A ladder rack is an accessory that makes it easier to transport ladders, both large and small, to a job site. For many small business owners, it isn’t practical to buy a van that is large enough to store a ladder inside of it, and renting storage space may not be cost effective for a small business owner. How do you know if you would benefit from a ladder rack?

Do You Own a Landscaping Company?

Landscapers have a need to cut down tree branches that are several feet from the ground. It is important that you have a ladder that allows you to get to the branch safely to cut it down. It also may be necessary to use a smaller ladder to trim shrubs or deal with plants that may be tangled with power lines or are close to tangling with power lines.

Have a Ladder Rack if You Do Roofing Work

Those who spend their days on a roof should certainly have a ladder rack on their truck. Whether you are working on a house or need to get to the roof of an apartment building, you will need a ladder to help you get up there. Anyone who owns a chimney cleaning business or installs satellite dishes should have an aluminum ladder rack on their truck.

Do You Clean or Paint?

When you don’t have access to a power washer or a commercial spray painter, you need to do the window washing or painting by hand. This means that you will need a ladder to climb on as you progress with your project.

Use a Ladder When Doing Repairs

If you do repair work for homeowners or in retail establishments, you will need a ladder to help you do the job right. In many cases, you won’t be able to get to the ceiling to replace a light bulb without using a ladder. In homes with raised ceilings, you may need to use a ladder to replace a light or fill in a crack in the ceiling.

There are many different professions where you would need a ladder. Therefore, you will need a ladder rack on your truck to help you transport a ladder or multiple ladders. If you are self-employed, you cannot be caught without the right tools for the job. Otherwise, you could lose the paying customers who allow you to stay in business for yourself.

Tuff Racks
11351 Metro Parkway
Fort Myers FL 33966
(239) 768-1007

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