What to Look for in Moving Truck Coverage

It’s a fact of life that accidents happen. Whether it’s your fault, or the fault of the driver behind you, we here at Moving Insider want to make sure you’re covered. It’s a question that we get all the time, “Do I need coverage on a moving truck rental?” That’s why we always recommend some sort of protection on […]

Moving With Portable Storage Containers: Knowing Your Options

Moving with portable storage containers provide you with the flexibility of having many options. You should know all of those options when you are making the reservation for your move. This is the information you will want to have when you are moving with portable storage so that your move goes smoothly and fits your […]

College Bound: Moving to the University of Florida

Florida is perhaps one of the most sought-after states to attend college. The oldest university in the state, the University of Florida campus spans over 2,000 acres, and is home to the nationally-beloved Gators. You have a fun and exciting four years ahead, but first- you’ve got to get there. In this blog post we’ll […]

How to Lift Safely and Avoid Common Injuries During Your Move

Many of us take the health of our backs for granted, especially when moving to a new home. But, our spines are delicate and vulnerable to injury. The various components (nerves, bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments) work together to aid in our movement, from bending, to turning and stretching. A back injury can be debilitating, […]

Safe Propane Grilling Guide

Summer is getting closer and closer, and  with the warm weather often also comes a hankering for your favorite grilling recipe. According to the NFPA, three out of five households own a gas grill! So, before you dust off your propane tank and prepare for barbeque season, be sure to use this safe propane grilling […]

Top U.S. Growth Cities

U-Haul recently released their 2012 migratory report which revealed the top 30 Growth Cities in the United States based on one-way truck rentals.  To view the full report, visit uhaul.com.  And check out the infographic below. What do you think of the cities on this list?  Did your city make the top 30 list?

Grilling Season Propane Contest

Welcome to grilling season 2013! If you’re ready to bring back your favorite summer grilling recipes, propane is the cleanest and safest way to do it!! U-Haul is sponsoring a contest this month to help you to take to the grill armed with everything you need to make this season a success. Details of the propane contest […]

What is the Clearance Height of a Moving Truck?

How do you determine the clearance height of a moving truck? -Michael B. Thanks for the question on this, Michael. With moving season upon us, more and more drivers are on the road in much larger vehicles than they are used to. I have seen plenty of drivers who drive like the moving truck is […]

Moving Truck Tickets & Tolls — Who is Responsible?

We all make mistakes, it’s inevitable — we’re human and it’s part of every day life. But, what happens when the mistake is a parking ticket or unpaid toll for a moving truck? Well, that’s where it can get a little bit tricky. Some movers may think that it’s up to the owner of the […]

College Bound: Moving to Virginia Tech

Congratulations on your decision to attend Virginia Tech! Moving to Virginia Tech marks a transition in your life into young adulthood and independence. There is a lot to look forward to over the next four years. Virginia Tech is the home of beautiful hokie-stone buildings, and more than 31,000 undergraduate students. For most students, dorm […]

How to Disconnect a Trailer

From rental trailers to fifth wheel RVs, there are several kinds of trailers that we see on the road.   If you will be towing, you will need to know how to disconnect a trailer.  The basic principles for disconnecting a trailer are similar among the different types. Let me share with you how to do this […]

Top Moving Destinations

U-Haul recently released their 2012 migratory report which revealed the top 50 moving destinations in the United States based on one-way truck rentals. To view the full report, visit uhaul.com. And, check out the infographic below. What do you think of the cities on the list. Did your city make the top 50 list?