What Are Your Options If You Lock Your Keys in the Car in a Rural Area?

Locking your keys in the car is never fun. At least if you do this in an urban area, you can typically walk to a locksmith shop and find someone to unlock the car for you — or find a hardware store and buy the tool to jimmy your car door open yourself. When you lock your keys in your car in a rural area, you don't have those luxuries. But here are a few ways you can find someone to help you. [Read More]

Carry These Things In Your Trunk To Reduce The Chance Of Needing A Tow

If you feel highly concerned about a vehicle breakdown or other issue every time you pull out of the driveway, it's time to take a proactive approach to the situation. While you can certainly call a towing company like Darryll's Towing and have a tow truck arrive to rescue you soon after you experience a problem with your vehicle, there are a number of different ways that you can quickly deal with an issue to get back on the road without needing help. [Read More]

Giving The Gift Of A Car This Graduation Season? Pack The Trunk With These Essential Safety Items

If you have decided to give your son or daughter a new car for their graduation gift, then there are certain safety items that should be purchased before they drive their new vehicle for the first time. While none of these items are expensive to purchase, many people overlook them. At some point, all cars break down and their owners wish that they had been more prepared. To keep your son or daughter from suffering this fate, stock their new car's trunk with all of these essential items: [Read More]

How To Determine If You Should Tip Your Tow Truck Driver

When someone provides you with a service, it is common to give them a tip to thank them for their services. A tow truck driver provides you with a unique service; they get your vehicle where it needs to go when you can't. Here is a quick guide to determine if and what you should tip your tow driver. Factors To Consider When determining if you should tip your tow driver, you need to take into consideration the factors surrounding the situation that you are in and how they responded to that situation. [Read More]