Enclosed trailers can offer as much versatility as a standard box trailer if manufactured for general purpose. They can be used for transport of bikes, go karts, tools, building equipment, greyhounds, horses and almost anything that requires to be securely placed inside a trailer. In many situations ventilation is essential for enclosed trailers therefore windows or vents are required to promote good airflow throughout the trailer. Although they can be used for a variety of applications they do have their limitations when carrying out tasks usually performed by a box trailers. Top loading materials such as dirt, mulch, blue metal and general building supplies is out of the question with this style of trailer.
It is not only important to consider the main purpose of your trailer but to also think of other possible uses in the future. Building a trailer that can be used for a variety of applications also adds value for a potential buyer if you want to sell down the track. Custom versions of enclosed trailers can be totally tailor made for one purpose and for many people this is the number one priority and resale value isn’t as important but trailer design shouldn’t be underestimated.