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How Does a Weight Distribution Hitch Work?

Most people who have hauled a trailer have experienced that heart-pounding moment when the trailer begins swaying back and forth, that is, unless they use a weight distribution hitch. These devices are a must when it comes to towing a trailer. So, how does a weight distribution hitch work? How Does A Weight Distribution Hitch […]

How to Install a Blue Ox 5th Wheel Hitch

Whether you need to tow an RV or trailer for work purposes, you may need to know how to install a 5th wheel hitch. When you decide you would like to install a 5th wheel hitch on your truck, first, you should ensure that your vehicle is rated to hold the additional weight of the […]

Towing a Trailer in the Snow: Top Tips for Towing in the Snow

Towing a trailer in the snow means road conditions are less than ideal. Much like when you are driving in the snow without a trailer, you should prepare your vehicle and trailer before you hit the road and adjust how to drive. Check out these top tips for towing in the snow to help you […]

Do I Need a Weight Distribution Hitch for My Trailer?

If the words “weight distribution hitch” have you a little bit confused or if you’re wondering, “do I need a weight distribution hitch for my trailer” then this article is just for you. A weight distribution hitch is an essential piece of equipment when it comes to towing anything behind your vehicle. Towing a trailer, […]

Can You Back Up With A Tow Bar?

When towing a vehicle behind your RV, there are some things you be aware of. If you have experience with flat-towing a vehicle behind an RV, this scenario might sound familiar. Imagine that you’re pulling into a gas station or rest area with a car in town behind your RV. You misjudge the turn and […]

Top Fall Camping Destinations

Fall is one of the best times of year! The changing leaves, cool and crisp weather, bonfires, pumpkin patches, and the list goes on! Did you know that fall is one of the best times to go camping? The summer heat has faded, making it more enjoyable to be outside, and the landscapes are full […]

How Trailer Spring Bars Work

Spring bars are a vital component of weight distribution hitches. They are what helps keep your trailer in line with the towing vehicle when trailer sway starts to occur. So, how do trailer spring bars work, and why are they so important? Trailer Spring Bar Function Spring bars have tension control components that can be […]

Tips for Buying a Used RV

Taking an RV trip is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to travel in 2020. If you don’t already own one, you might be thinking about buying a used RV. Purchasing a pre-owned RV is a great way to get the rig you want without paying a pretty penny for one that is […]

Trailer Sway Management for All Driving Conditions

When you are headed down the road with a trailer in tow, you want to be sure you are keeping any trailer sway under control. If you’re experienced with towing a trailer, you have likely encountered some trailer sway in your lifetime. It can catch you off-guard and quickly get out of control if you […]

Top RV Destinations in the US

RV travel is becoming increasingly popular in the United States. The lure of the open road and seeing the country in a way that provides freedom, comfort, and quality time with family is appealing to many. There are so many RV destinations in the US to check out, each with their own allure and charm. […]

Top Towing Accessories

When you’re towing, you want to have the proper equipment to get the job done safely. Blue Ox offers a wide range of towing accessories for a variety of needs.  Accessory Kits Blue Ox has accessory kits that include many of the basics such as electric cables, wiring, a socket kit, tow bar cover, and […]

How to Prepare for An RV Trip

Now that summer is officially here, and everyone is getting stir crazy from being cooped up during the COVID-19 quarantine, many people are planning a summer RV trip. There are so many reasons to go RVing in the summer of 2020. You get flexibility and freedom of traveling wherever you want while having the ability […]