Trolley Repair & Maintenance | What You Need To Know

Supermarket trolleys and Merchandise trolleys are essential for the smooth functioning of a store or warehouse. However, these trolleys can often get damaged due to heavy usage and rough handling. If not repaired promptly, they can cause inconvenience to both customers and employees.

It is, therefore, crucial to have professionals repair the trolleys and for you to make every effort to maintain them effectively.


How To Choose Professional Trolley Repair Services


If you see damage to your trolleys, it is important to reach out for professional help immediately.

But how do you choose the right service provider? Here are a few things to consider:


  • Experience and Expertise: Look for repair services that have experience in dealing with various types of trolleys. They should be familiar with different makes and models and possess the knowledge and skills.  
  • Prompt and Efficient: The repair service should be able to respond promptly to your requests for repairs. They should also work efficiently without causing any inconvenience or delays.
  • Quality of Service: Choose a repair service that provides high-quality repairs and uses genuine spare parts. This ensures the durability and longevity of your trolleys.


Why Choose Reef Castor As A Trolley Repair Service Provider? 


At Reef Castor, we have years of experience in repairing and servicing different types of trolleys. 

We repair and provide refurbishment services for zinc electroplated trolleys.

Our refurbishment services include:


  • welding of broken parts
  • replacing missing wires
  • adding new TENTE wheels and castors
  • replacing handles with store branding and ears
  • repairing or replacing back flaps


How To Maintain A Trolley


Maintenance is always key! Good maintenance will ensure fewer repairs and a longer lifespan for your trolley. Here are some tips for maintaining your trolley, whether it is an industrial or supermarket trolley: 


  • Clean and lubricate the wheels regularly to avoid excess friction and ensure smooth movement.
  • Check for any loose or damaged parts and repair or replace them at Reef Castor.
  • Inspect the handle and grip regularly. If it’s worn out or damaged, replace it to prevent accidents.
  • Keep the trolley dry when not in use to prevent rust.
  • Avoid overloading the trolley beyond its weight capacity to prevent damage.
  • Regularly check the brakes and make sure they are functioning correctly.
  • If your trolley has a basket or tray, clean it regularly to avoid the build-up of dirt and bacteria.


Where Can You Find Trolleys That Last? 


For trolleys that stand the test of time, look no further than Reef Castor’s selection. We prioritise quality and durability in all our products, ensuring that every trolley we sell is built to last.

We take pride in being the only manufacturer of heavy-duty trolleys in South Africa, with a range of supermarket and merchandise trolleys. Our trolleys also have a minimal repair rate, limited to the replacement of wheels and castors over a period of time.

Whether you need trolley repair services or a new range of trolleys that will last, we have you covered. 

Contact us or visit us at one of our Pretoria West or Durban branches today!

× How can I help you? Available on SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday