The Complete Guide to Glamping

Whether you’re getting the gang together for a bachelorette party or simply taking a few nights off, glamping is a luxurious take on an old-time favorite. The concept here is pretty straight-forward; glamorous camping = glamping! Bust out your pillows, robes, and pampering essentials because we’ve put together the complete guide to aid you in “roughing […]

Safe Camping with a Portable Fire Ring

The increasing number of forest fires has forced many camp grounds to restrict the usage of wood fires. However, outdoor enthusiast don’t have to miss out on the warmth, light and utility of a controlled flame. Compact and convenient, safe camping with a portable fire ring allows you to enjoy the outdoors while being ‘forest-fire […]

Preparing for College Move-In

Preparing for your college move-in as a freshman is stressful. You may be thinking “What should I take to school? What kind of essentials do I need for dorm room living?” This college shopping list will help you create a moving plan and make shopping easier. Depending on your needs, you can adjust the list […]

How U-Box Containers Work For Temporary Storage

As we progress into a new decade, how we move should also progress. It shouldn’t be reliant on another company’s time. It should be based on your schedule and your needs. This is where a U-Box container becomes your go-to moving choice. Envision this scenario. You received an unbelievable offer on your house that you […]

5 Things Vegetarians Should Know About Grilling

Summer is here! Bring on the sun, ice cold lemonades, and lots and lots of grilling! There’s just something about the grill that makes food taste better–not to mention the feeling you get when your grill adds those perfectly-seared lines on your food. Most often when we think about grilling, we think about burgers, steaks, and […]

Collegeboxes And Penn State Move Out

Moving During a Pandemic: Penn State Move Out As the stay-at-home orders begin to ease more students are preparing to wrap up the school year with the final move out. That’s where Collegeboxes comes into play. By following local government guidelines, Collegeboxes is able to provide safe and efficient services to students and their families […]

Contactless Move-Out with Collegeboxes

This year’s move out is unique since many college students are unable to return to school to retrieve their personal belongings. As a COVID-19 essential service provider, Collegeboxes® has recently added packing to our list of services. By following local government guidelines, we continue to provide safe and efficient services to students and their families. […]

10 Fun Activities to Do In Your Own Backyard

There are some fun things to do at home without leaving the comfort of your own yard. It just takes some creativity and thinking outside the box to get them started. 1. Gardening Starting a garden can be quite a task, but growing your own flowers, plants, and vegetables is a perpetual reward. Something you […]

Safe Trailering: Mixing Safety and Fun

People come to U-Haul centers every day to rent trailers for their moves but for most, it is not every day they use a trailer. What may be common sense to some is not to others. As a result, it is our responsibility to spread road-safety awareness throughout our communities. To do this, U-Haul participates […]

10 College Date Ideas that are Fun and Affordable

Planning out the perfect date is not always the easiest thing to do. You ask, where should we go? Or what should we do? As a college student struggling with money for books, food, and classes, date ideas get even harder to choose. If you don’t have the money, there is no way you can […]

Boxes for an Eco-Friendly Move

Reducing waste and preventing pollution are cornerstones to sustainability. It’s no secret that U-Haul moving boxes are sturdier than the competition. But did you know that U-Haul boxes are easily used several times? They are the perfect resource for an eco-friendly move. Check out the different ways to reduce, reuse and recycle during your move, […]