Tips for Towing a U-Box Trailer

U-Box portable storage is already the most versatile option for your move. One of the many advantages over other systems is the ability to tow a U-Box container home with you the moment you’re ready to begin – no waiting for the delivery truck, no hassle of wasted time or planning. If you’ve got a hitch on […]

How to Drop Off Equipment After Hours

Updated 4/16/19 Need to drop off rental equipment at U-Haul after or before hours? No problem! Truck Share 24/7 is available to customers who are either returning rental vehicles after business hours or want to return the rental online during regular business hours without the help of a U-Haul location’s customer service representative. Read the […]

Carpet Cleaning with Rug Doctor

Your moving boxes are all packed and the furniture is all loaded into the moving truck. All of your precious belongings and memories are ready to be moved to their new home…and you take a final look around at your old place. It’s completely empty – except for the dirty, smelly, stained carpets. Consider using […]

Moving to New York City

So you’ve made the choice to move to the Big Apple! As the most populous city in America, New York City is home to over 8 million people, 54 million annual tourists, and is the second-largest center for film and television production in the United States. Moving to New York City is sure to be an […]

Moving Day Pasta Salad

You’re all packed up and ready to move into your new home. Before loading your refrigerator in the moving truck, you’ll need to clean it out. Don’t let that food go to waste. Here’s a moving day recipe idea for all the refrigerated items you’re unable to take with you on your move. Grab your canned […]

Moving to Orlando

Orlando, Florida is the epicenter of excitement. As home to over 95 attractions and more than 5000 restaurants, moving to Orlando may ensure that you never have a dull moment again. Before you move to this warm city, keep some of these things in mind: Humid Summer Weather The weather in Orlando is almost always […]

Get Your Grill Ready for Summer

It is getting to be that time of year where you want to be outside and light up the grill. Whether poolside, or on your back patio, summer is grilling season and you want to make sure to get your propane grill ready for summer. Inspecting Your Propane Grill Time and seasons are not always kind […]

Using a Roof Rack Cargo Carrier

“Where Will U Go Next?” For me, with the help of a roof rack cargo carrier, the answer is camping in Yellowstone. For a week and with three of my friends I will be camping in one of America’s first and most beautiful national parks. This caused a problem though. How to fit 4 people […]

Moving with Your Own Car vs. a Rental Truck

Whether you’re moving across town or between states, every move takes extensive and advance planning. Choosing to move with your own car is a big step, but thee are a huge number of potential pitfalls: from the wear and tear on your body, to unexpected fuel costs on your car.  Though you may opt to move with your […]

How to Change Your Locks

There are quite a few benefits to changing your locks after you purchase a new home. This is a relatively inexpensive but highly beneficial task that will help your new home feel safe and secure. So, if “change the locks” is on your long list of post move-in “to-dos,” then take a look at the […]

Outdoor Fun for Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is almost here so it’s time to get out and have some fun in the sun! Here are a few activities you can do to have outdoor fun for Memorial Day: Tubing Memorial Day is about honoring those who have fallen in the line of duty but it is also a weekend to […]

Changing the Dryer Power Cord

If you’ve recently moved and brought your own washer and dryer to your new home, than you may have encountered this issue. Who knew there were two different kinds power cords for dryers? And of course, as life’s coincidences would have it, you have the wrong one! No, this doesn’t mean you have to replace […]