It’s easy to understand why caravanning is definitely a huge selling point to over 1.7 million Britons round the nation, due to the convenience, choices and adaptability it can give you on your escape. Low-cost holidays are becoming more challenging to obtain, so it’s no wonder that caravanning is getting a lot more consideration in the country’s media as an affordable option with regards to a break from your daily grind. If you are searching for Caravans For Sale Cardiff be sure to contact Bailey Caravans, we have numerous used and new caravans offered at fantastic value for money.
If you are caravanning, there really are no restrictions on where you could go, as long as there’s a road somewhere between along with a campsite( or just a field) at the end of your trip. Irrespective of where you want to go in the united kingdom, you’ll discover several options, all for a fraction of the price per night of a hotel and flights.
Should you be looking to break away from work and also to develop memories with family and friends contact Baileys Caravans right now to obtain the perfect new or pre-owned caravan in Cardiff. Visit our website on Caravans For Sale Cardiff or call us today on 01792 64 33 26
If you’re touring for fun, with friends, or spouse and children a caravan lets you take everything at your own speed. You can settle back while you detach from the rat race running around you. Unwind, sit back and soak up every single amount of freedom which a caravan offers you.
In terms of acquiring a caravan, it can be quite a decision to make, as a caravan is a big investment. There are plenty of contradictory resources, so who’s advice are you able to have confidence in? Baileys have provided you with a concise but insightful buying guide on both new and used caravans so it is possible to make a knowledgeable selection in terms of getting your caravan.
The purchase of a caravan – secondhand or new?
If you’re thinking about buying a caravan, you will find loads of options at merchants like Baileys Caravans in Cardiff, but among the initial selections you will have to settle prior to making this investment is whether or not to choose a new or used caravan. It’s vital to be clear on what you would like before you start, and there are numerous of pros and cons to the two varieties.
Below are a few recommendations in this beneficial purchasing guideline to assist you to make your mind up.
Purchasing a 2nd-hand caravan gives you a number of advantages, the crucial one being the decreased price range. There are a few excellent discounts obtainable with previously owned caravans, and will also be in a position to get a much better specifications design for the similar money than you’d with a brand new one, no matter whether that’s with a bigger caravan or even a smaller sized caravan with additional valuable elements.
For anyone who is indecisive of whether caravanning is perfect for you then keeping to a rigid budget and constraining your investment can also be a good idea if you have not owned a caravan before, and are still not sure whether it’s quite right for you.
At the same time, all vehicles, caravans and motorhomes will quickly depreciate in value as soon as they’re initially purchased. Having a second- hand caravan, this tends to decrease more slowly compared to completely new caravans.
Given the really wide choice of high-quality caravans available on the market, locating a second- hand caravan which is ideal for your family’s requirements ought to be an incredibly straightforward matter as there is an enormous industry for second-hand caravans.
If you’re buying used as the first caravan, try and look at the caravan with someone who knows a tiny bit about caravanning and gets it checked over extensively prior to committing. This raises one of the biggest gripes with acquiring used caravans given that you may be managing an individual seller. We’d always highly recommend you to enquire with a licensed dealer of used caravans as you are assured a warranty/ guarantee except if disclosed otherwise.
Warranties on new caravans can often be better than on the second- hand equivalents. Some brands, as an example, provide up to and including ten years
With the purchase of a completely new caravan, you will find a good selection of layouts and features, while also benefitting from the most up-to-date material and construction methods aimed towards lowering the caravan’s weight and water tightness. You may even learn that heating and electric power are being used more effectively with newer caravans as the technologies are more complex
Being a caravan’s first owner, you may have the choice to custom- build your caravan’s design to your unique needs giving you a truly tailor-made room or space that you have constructed from the ground up.
If you are planning to choose a new caravan then you will want to take into account several things in the design and style, layout and scheme in the unit. There are numerous considerations when selecting the build within your caravan.
– Overall budget
– Size/capacity of your towing vehicle.
– Number of people to sleep.
– The desire for space invading utilities: shower, toilet, kitchen etc.
– The desire for space invading appliances: TV, cooking appliances for example.
– Fuel economy normally – the smaller, reduce and lighter your caravan, the better for your towing car or truck fuel economy.
– Ease of towing.
– Storage requirements.
Choosing Your New Caravan
The November edition of our caravans blog takes a further look at what you need to think about when choosing a new or used caravan.
We have already focused on the schematic details of choosing your new caravan. There’s a range of other aspects which you may not have considered or aspects that are recommended to consider when you are looking to purchase a new caravan. Although you are not required to have a great deal of caravanning experience when purchasing a new caravan, it’s more than likely that you are an experienced caravaner if you are looking for a new model. If you are less experienced then you may have a number of questions regarding the caravan that you are looking to purchase. It is firstly important that you have the sufficient vehicle that is required to tow your caravan. According to Governmental laws:
Licences issued from 1 January 1997
“If you passed your car driving test on or after 1 January 1997 you can:
Drive a car or van up to 3,500kg maximum authorised mass (MAM) towing a trailer of up to 750kg MAM
Tow a trailer over 750kg MAM as long as the combined MAM of the trailer and towing vehicle is no more than 3,500kg”
Licences issued before 1 January 1997
“If you passed your car test before 1 January 1997 you’re usually allowed to drive a vehicle and trailer combination up to 8,250kg MAM.”
These rules and regulations are important to read up on and to be aware of should you be looking to purchase a new or pre-loved caravan as you will need to abide by these when towing your new caravan.
Purchasing a Used Caravan
As discussed, you have fewer customisation options available when purchasing a used caravan. This is usually counteracted by the fact that you can purchase your caravan at a reduced price to a new caravan. This is ideal for the less experienced caravaners who are looking into caravanning before making a significant investment in the form of a new caravan. Purchasing a used caravan that fits your ideal specifications allows you to purchase a new fully customised caravan at a later stage. This lets you use certain layouts and features in your used caravan before you make the significant investment in purchasing a fully customised new caravan. There’s also no reason why you cannot find your ideal caravan that is pre-loved. As there are a wide range of customisation options and different caravans that are available, you may be able to find your ideally laid out caravan for much less than the cost of a caravan that is brand new. There’s also a huge amount of Bailey caravans available which means that you can find a wonderful pre-loved caravan that suits your holiday requirements to the letter. Whether you are an experienced caravaner or are starting out, a pre-loved caravan can be the perfect tool to enjoy a fantastic caravan holiday.
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Like when building anything from the ground up, often there is a compromise. This can be far more apparent with a caravan build because your specifications will certainly directly impact the outcome of your respective new caravan. You need to figure out everything you cannot alter or manage( such as the bare minimum number of beds), as it’ll swiftly form the preferred compromise of measurements, budget and usefulness making sure that you have your ideal caravan.
If you are seeking Caravans in Cardiff then Baileys Caravans is your supplier. If you’re interested in buying a pre-owned or new caravan then please go to our web page on Caravans For Sale Cardiff or contact us on 01792 64 33 26 to talk to an expert individual on our team!