If you ever find yourself stranded at the side of the highway or some other roadway call Mom the first thing you will think is how to get help as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, it’s impossible to predict when or if your vehicle will have some kind of breakdown so it is always a good idea to have a professional towing company lined up and ready to go in your saved contacts in case you or one of your loved ones end up in need of a towing company service.


If it’s you or someone close to you that is stranded at the side of the road or in need of some other kind of roadside assistance from a towing company you will appreciate having a professional tow truck company in your area come to your assistance to help you and your vehicle get safely off the road.


Try to imagine for a moment the stress of having to go through all the local towing companies in your area to find which one will give you the best service. It’s a stress you can avoid with a little bit of pre-planning. But how do you tell the professional towing companies from perhaps the list reliable ones or maybe a Bad Company all together? The first thing to take into consideration is references from people you already know and trust. Has someone close to you already have an experience with a local towing company that they were really happy with?   Those references are worth their weight in gold. If you don’t personally know someone who’s used a tow truck service look at their references online to see what other people have used their services have to say. You can find out how long they have been in business for and see what there customer reviews how to say from people who have in fact use their services.


Another thing to keep in mind as you pre select a professional local towing company is to find out if they have the following:


  • Proficiency in towing services
  • Trained & experienced drivers
  • Certification & insurance
  • Fast service
  • Service guarantees
  • 24 hour service, 7 days a week
  • Upfront about charges & fees


Before you determine which local towing company you want to rely on and save in your contacts list for your emergencies or other towing needs,  consider calling around to a few different companies to get quotes to decide which company is in your preferred price range. this will help you recognize irrefutable towing company from one you would prefer not to work with when you find yourself stuck and in need of their services.


 You could also look at the mileage rate for each towing company to see which one offers the best rates for towing especially if distances are involved to help you decide which company is the best fit for you. Keep in mind their average response time and what guarantees they have for service in terms of response time. These small steps will take a little time for you in advance but we’ll save you a hassle when you find yourself stressed out at the side of the road, with a flat tire, or needed to arrange a tow truck in advance. These small steps will help you identify in advance which towing companies are more professional, trustworthy and a good fit for you.  It will save you time, stress in the future should you need a towing service in your area and give you peace of mind right now knowing you’ve already decided who to call. 


Should you find yourself in need  of a reliable tow truck company in the Kanata, Stittsville or West Ottawa area  give us a call at Crown Towing Services  so that we can show you are professional, trustworthy and reliable towing services for all your needs.