Being one of the largest suppliers and retailers of roof storage systems and vehicle accessories has its advantage in terms of negotiating better prices with the manufacturers. In turn Bars-n-racks are able to pass on the lowered prices to its customers so they always get the right roof storage system or vehicle accessories at the right price.
Ranging from light to heavy duty, Bars-n-racks stocks all manner of roof storage systems and customers will find plenty of choices to choose from no matter what their requirement. Their range of roof storage and rack systems meets the needs of everyone from the desert assaulting 4-wheel driver to the ladder-carrying tradesman.
Sports enthusiast who require anything from Boat Loader to Kayak Carrier, Bicycle Carriers and Ski arms will find a huge selection of choices. Then there are locking rod holders, Tie Down Straps, Transport Boxes and Luggage Baskets, Alloy Ladder Straps, Nylon Load Holders, ladder Rollers, Speciality Ladder Systems, Ratchet Grabs and Utility Rack Systems. For each of these you will have a choice of brands, styles and prices – select one that suits your requirement and is the right price for you.
If you find that Custom Roof Racks are not suitable for you, there are other storage options that include Trunk racks, Hitch racks, Spare-tire racks, Truck racks and cargo boxes.
Trunk racks for example, are excellent for bikes and tend to be less expensive; easy to load and access; easily ported so it can be used on multiple vehicles or when not required simply removed and stored away.
Spare tyre racks can easily carry bikes or skis or snowboards. They provide quick access and do not interfere with your access to the trunk / rear door of your vehicle.
Cargo boxes are ideals for skis, snowboards and any loose gear you might require for your trip. A cargo box can be locked and is also great for storing wet or dirty items outside of vehicle interior. It is aerodynamically designed and looks good too.
If you vehicle has a hitch receiver (you can add one) you could mount a hitch rack. The hitch you select would depend on what you need to tow in terms of its weight. Hitches are categorised by their weight towing capacity. The lower capacity (up to 2,000 lbs) are Class I. At the upper end is Class V (18,000 lbs.)
When buying a hitch, talk to the sales manager – he will be able to guide you as to the correct hitch for your vehicle. If your intention is to transport bikes, platform-style hitch racks can anchor bikes on hitch trays. Anchoring minimises bike swaying and bike-to-bike contact during transport.
The best place to shop for roof racks, Rak-A-Van Storage Systems and racks is of course, Bars-n-racks at 6 Chard Road, Brookvale NSW. You can call them on 02 9905 2422.