Avoid and Correct the Skid

As temperatures continue to drop and the winter months loom, an important reminder about avoiding and correcting tailspins or fishtailing is in order. East Tennessee is notorious for drivers who are inexperienced in snowy and icy conditions. We prefer to look at the problem in terms of our road conditions: hilly, curvy, narrow roadways are…

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Winter Trunk Essentials

We live in East Tennessee. No way you will ever get stuck in extreme winter conditions, right? Well…let’s hope.  However, we know at Bradley’s that emergencies can happen anytime, anywhere, and it sometimes takes some time for help to arrive. That’s why it is crucial to ensure that you have some basic items to help…

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History of Tow Trucks

As Blount County towing and recovery specialists, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery is extremely familiar with the different types of tow trucks that we use throughout the course of our day. From flat bed towing, hook and chain towing, wheel-lift and pulley towing services, our team has a great history of offering towing…

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Flatbed vs. Regular Tow Trucks

As Blount County towing and recovery specialists for over 30 years, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery has worked with customers to assist them with towing requirements for cars, trucks, RV’s and other vehicles. One question that we have been asked frequently is regarding the use of flatbed vs. regular hook tow trucks and…

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Jump Start Safety

Regardless of what type of vehicle you drive, it is likely that you have felt that sinking feeling of hearing your car refusing to turn over and realizing that your battery is not working. As Blount County towing and recovery specialists for over 30 years, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery has assisted customers…

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What to look for in a towing company

As Blount County towing and recovery specialists in towing and recovery, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery have worked with customers throughout East Tennessee to offer fast, efficient and responsible towing. However, there are other companies that offer towing services that may cause you to worry about the integrity of your vehicle after the…

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Tire Safety Tips

As experienced towing and recovery professionals, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery have come to the rescue of drivers in Alcoa, Blount County and Maryville that have had to deal with blowouts and other tire issues. Regardless of what tire issue you may have, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery can offer assistance…

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Common Towing Mistakes

As experienced towing and recovery professionals, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery are often asked what the most common mistakes that individuals make when it comes to towing. While we have helped individuals remove themselves from situations where these mistakes have caused even larger problems, we still see a number of mistakes when it…

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What to do in a vehicle emergency

As experienced towing and recovery professionals, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery have responded to a variety of emergency situations where a tow is required. Having been involved with all aspects of recovery, we have helped countless individuals who have found themselves dealing with the aftermath of a vehicle emergency No matter how long…

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Safety Tips for Towing

As veterans of the towing and recovery industry, the team at Bradley’s Towing & Recovery are very familiar with towing in all types of environments. However, there are times that individuals need to tow a boat, a car or another vehicle for personal use that may not require the resources of a professional towing company.…

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Winch Safety 101

As a Blount County towing company, we use winches every day. These devices are some of the most important recovery tools we have, but they can be very dangerous if used incorrectly. If you’re using a winch for recreational purposes, such as off-road recoveries or trailering, safety should be your number one priority. Here are…

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Do You Need a Spare Tire?

A few decades ago, spare tires were standard equipment for almost every vehicle. Whether it was a temporary spare, or a full-size replacement, drivers could rest assured knowing they had an option in the event of a roadside mishap. Today however, you’re likely to find your car doesn’t come equipped with a spare – something…

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