The Different Types of U-Haul Moving Boxes

When you hear the phrase “moving boxes,” you probably picture your standard corrugated box – and you’re absolutely right! But picture this: U-Haul moving boxes stretch far beyond the corrugated variety. Moving Boxes We can’t talk about U-Haul moving boxes without mentioning these corrugated masterpieces. Designed to last you four moves or 10-12 years in […]

When to Rent Plastic Moving Boxes

Since its beginning in 1945, U-Haul has been at the forefront of innovation in the moving world. The latest installment in the historic line of products: plastic moving boxes. Meet Ready-To-Go Box℠: What is Ready-To-Go Box℠? With the perfect blend of convenience and reliability, Ready-To-Go Box℠ brings a new option to the table. The plastic […]

The Story of Moving Help Marketplace®

Ah, moving day. It’s time to close one door while opening another, beginning a new chapter in your life. But before you can turn the page, there’s work to be done. That’s where Moving Help® Marketplace comes in. How Did Moving Help® Marketplace Start? In 2002, Moving Help® Marketplace was created out of a need to […]

Why U-Haul Has the Best Moving Boxes

Boxes are boxes, right? When it comes to relocating, choosing the best moving boxes can be the difference between a pleasant trip and an unpleasant surprise upon arrival. Here, we’ll dive into the defining characteristics of U-Haul moving boxes, as compared to the boxes you’ll find at your local home improvement store or elsewhere. U-Haul’s […]

Organizing Your Garage

For many of us, our garage becomes a place for items that we no longer need or want. The piles continue to build up and before you know it, there is no room in your garage! Well, on the bright side there is an option on how to take care of this matter – organize […]

8 Reasons for Summer Storage

Are you planning any vacations this summer? Perhaps you have winter clothing taking up space in your closet. For these and several other reasons, you may benefit from renting your own storage unit! Here are 7 reasons for summer storage: 1. Snow Gear If you enjoy snow sports during the winter, you most likely have […]

U-Box Containers: Make a City Move Easier

Moving to the city can be a very exciting journey; there is so much to do there! There are plenty of options for quick bites during the day, some of the best restaurants to eat at in the evening, and exciting spots to hang out on the weekends. You probably already have a vision of […]

Reasons to Make the Switch from Charcoal to Gas Grilling

Deciding between charcoal and propane is probably the most important grilling decision of one’s summer and depending on who you ask, it is serious business. While charcoal may reign supreme for enhanced smoky flavors, convenience and ease belong to propane. Here are a few additional reasons why propane is worth considering a switch. Shorter Grill […]

How-To Make Your College Playlist

  Moving to college can be an exciting time. Whether it is your first year moving into a dorm or your third year into a house with some friends heading back to college makes you think of the possibilities and fun you’re going to have. With all of these happy thoughts running around in your […]

CollegeboxesⓇ Ship to School: George Washington University

Hey Colonial’s, it’s that time of the year when you start getting everything prepared to head to the beautiful campus of George Washington University. For incoming Freshman get ready for the greatest time of your life. If you’re living at the Foggy Bottom Campus you’ll be blocks away from the White House, U.S. State Department, […]

Things to do With Your Trailer This Summer

  Summer is a time for fun, adventure, and trying new things. Whether you’re going on a camping trip with your closest friends or planning a DIY landscaping project, a trailer can be very beneficial.  Here are some things to do with a trailer this summer! Moving Summer season is also moving season. Why not make […]

Things to Know About Driving a U-Haul Truck

If you’ve never driven a moving truck, you might feel a bit intimidated by the idea. However, it’s easier than you may think. Like anything else on moving day, you’ll do fine as long as you plan ahead and do your research. Below are some things to know about driving a U-Haul truck: Reserving After […]