One of the main reasons why horsebox owners are coming up with alternate uses of the trailer is because buying one is a big investment. If you want to make the most out of it, all you need to do is to become a bit more creative and you will be surprised to know that horseboxes have numerous alternate uses. All these will help in making your investment worthwhile. Just make sure that the supplier you are approaching has a track record of delivering sturdy trailers which can last for years.

Few Alternate Uses Of Horseboxes You Were Not Aware Of

  • Plant Business

The height, ramp and length of a majority of the horseboxes are suitable for plant business. You can easily fit four Dutch trolleys containing plants inside them and even take them out smoothly. If you have pre-planned to use your horsebox for your plant businesses, invest in one suitable for heavy trolleys.

  • Treatment Room

If you are looking for Horseboxes for sale because you want to transform them in a treatment room, it is indeed a wise decision. There are numerous physiotherapists all over the UK using the trailer as treatment rooms as the multi-purpose trailers can be easily converted. The numerous windows and roof vents make the rooms airy and fill them with light. You can also add a few extra fans or air conditioner for the comfort of your patients.

  • Home Delivery

If you own a 3.5-tonne horsebox, you can easily use it for your home delivery business and transport more than 50 parcels in it every day. If you want to ensure that your goods are safe and undamaged while they are being transported, use a layer of straw to pack them and make them ready for a bumpy ride. Make sure to remove the ‘horses in transit’ stickers from the body of your trailer.

  • Accommodation

If you think that horseboxes are too small to be used as an accommodation, it’s high time you debunk the myth. Once the show stabling is unloaded and the mess cleaned up, the trailer can become a truly comfortable accommodation. Just lay a soft carpet and pump an inflatable bed.  People planning a vacation but don’t have sufficient budget for a luxury hotel can use the trailer as an alternative.

Since there are so many alternate uses of horseboxes, invest in high-quality trailers and use it according to your requirement.

John Oates Horseboxes



John Oates Horseboxes
Richards Street
West Midlands
WS10 8AJ

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