Flatbed Trailer Rental in Pelham, AL

Flatbed trailers are manufactured with a flat deck where goods are hauled from. Usually, they are used to haul extremely large cargo that cannot fit in enclosed trailers. As they exhibit a lot of strength they are also commonly used for heavy hauls. Given the different types of flatbed trailers available for rent in Pelham with COOP, business owners can easily find the best fit for their hauling needs.

Common Flatbed Trailer Features

  • Standard flatbed trailers are 48 ft. long and about 8.5 ft. wide
  • Common flatbed trailer size variations include 24 ft., 26 ft., 48 ft, and 53 ft. 
  • Maximum frame rating of 80,000 lbs. 
  • Wood, aluminum, and rubber flooring options available
  • Steel pillars, drop-downs, webbing straps, or ropes can be used to secure freight 
  • Air-ride suspension and aluminum disc wheels

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Available Flatbed Trailer Types

Here are some possible variations of Flatbed Trailer rentals in Pelham

Drop Deck

These trailers have no roof, sides, or doors, but instead of having one level to their flatbed, they have two. The upper deck is the standard height that attaches to the tractor pulling the cargo, and then it drops down to a lower deck, This allows for larger and taller cargo to be stored on the back while still being low without posing any risks.

Standard Flatbed Trailer

These are the most common types of flatbed trailers. While most of the other variations are adjustable to meet the needs of different cargo types, these are pretty basic. They consist of a single flat deck that is level all through. However, they are used for different heavy and tall freight purposes within Pelham.

Flatbed Stretch Trailer 

A flatbed stretch trailer has an extendable and retractable bed. These trailers typically start at around 48 ft. long and can be extended up to 80 ft. long at their maximum length. It creates space to accommodate unusually long cargo such as industrial piping or pre-built parts of roads or bridges.

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Trailer Brands

COOP offers multiple brands of rentals in Pelham, check below for some potential brands for rent depending on availability.


Utility is a trailer company that manufactures a variety of products. The company has focused on building trailers that could withstand the strains of constant use, heavy loads, and rough terrain. Their flatbed trailers benefit from the simplicity of design, standardized construction methods, and mass production which culminate in strong and durable models such as their Utility 4000 AE and their Utility 4000S.

Great Dane

Great Dane has been manufacturing trailers that are very popular on the highways today. The company has continued to respond to changing needs and requirements, keeping its products innovative and cutting-edge. By renting a Great Dane trailer such as the Freedom model, you get to experience one of their great customizations like safety-grip surfaces, suspension packages, and enhanced load securement options.


Wabash National Corporation got its start in 1985 when a group of entrepreneurs set a goal to improve the design and production of commercial semi-trailers. They have since grown to become an industry leader that has continued to push design standards in the industry to new heights. It has a fleet of versatile, strong, and aerodynamic trailers built for every need.

Flatbed Trailer Uses

The trailer rented on COOP can be used for any of your business needs. Here are some examples of the types of uses for Flatbed Trailers rented on COOP.


Landscaping companies need to be able to quickly load up debris and brush from landscaping worksites and move them onto the next site. Also, they require powerful tractors to haul equipment for the different tasks involved. The lack of a roof and long bed enables the easy loading and unloading of this equipment.


The logging industry needs a reliable way to transport large amounts of cut-up lumbar to centers that can process this lumbar into consumable products. Flatbed trailers are tough and open, making them easy to load with wooden logs. Also, some flatbed trailer models come with chains and straps that help with securing loads during transportation.

Machinery Transportation 

On plant sites or other areas where large machinery is located, there always arises the need to move it for maintenance or replacement. Flatbed trailers can accommodate moving this heavy-duty machinery due to their easy loading and strong bed floors.

Pelham, AL Businesses Using Flatbed Trailers

There are several businesses that can benefit from flatbed trailer services. When you rent one with COOP, it opens the possibility for any of the following uses.


Where can I rent a flatbed trailer in Pelham? 

On COOP. It is a straightforward platform that enables you to easily find the flatbed trailer you are looking for and reserve it from your own comfort.

How much does it cost to rent a flatbed trailer for a month?

Flatbed trailers rented with COOP’s platform can be rented from prices starting at $21 per day. With discounts for rentals extending for more than a week, be sure to get favorable rates when you rent with us.

What kind of cargo should I transport on a flatbed trailer?

Flatbed trailers are ideal for dry cargo mostly that which is not vulnerable to the elements. Also, if you need to haul very large items or those which are too heavy or long to fit in an enclosed trailer, then a flatbed trailer would get the job done.

Rent Flatbed Trailers in Pelham with COOP

Step 1

Create a free account with COOP. You will need to be approved based on insurance requirements and operating authority standards.

Step 2

From the available trailer options, make your selection then send a request. After the request is made your trailer will be reserved for you and you will have to wait for the owner to accept it.

Step 3

Submit a reservation request for the trailer of your choice. You will then receive a confirmation containing all the pickup information you need. Payment will be made at pickup via credit card.

When you pick up the trailer, it is important to take pictures. This will protect you in case the owner assumes you caused any damage in return.

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