How to Store and Pack Your Military Valuables

All active-duty military members and veterans know that moving constantly is a part of life. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve served, there are some medals, awards and uniforms that have special meaning to you…and you don’t want them to be ruined during the move. This blog post will cover what products to use when […]

Moving To San Diego

San Diego: There are few places with better  weather and friendlier people, so it’s no surprise why anyone would want to live there. It is unique in the best of ways, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some tips and tricks unique to San Diego that could make your move easier. Here are a few […]

Unloading a Truck in the Summer

Planning your next move for the summer months? Summer is the most popular time of the year to move, so you won’t be alone. If you can, move on a weekday in the middle of the month to avoid as much traffic as possible. Avoid the last weekend in July, because this weekend is very popular […]

Making Moving Memories

A move of any kind is a big deal. It usually means some sort of big life change. Whether you are moving into a bigger home because your family is getting bigger or you are moving into a smaller home because your family has grown up and flown from the nest, it means changes and […]

On the Move Breakfast Ideas

You’re all set for your move- the moving truck and moving helpers have been reserved. Before you pack up your kitchen, there are a few items you can whip up for breakfast on the go! These two ideas will keep your bellies and your wallets full: Pigs in  Blanket This old favorite is great for […]

Moving Into a Home With Gas Appliances

Moving into a home with gas appliances is one of the smartest decisions you can make. While a gas appliance may cost a few more dollars up front, the savings over time are great — gas appliances costs range about half of what it costs to operate an electric stove on a yearly basis. But […]

Moving with Your Vehicle

You’re packing up your whole house, trying to figure out what to take with you and what to donate or toss. The last thing you probably want to think about is your car. But you should. Moving is the perfect time to reevaluate your transportation needs, get routine maintenance done for your car and update […]

Moving to Tampa

Moving to Tampa this summer? Despite the affordability and light traffic, the hot summer days with frequent thunder storms  in the “lightning capital of North America” can make moving in the summer a burden. Read these tips about moving to Tampa before you decide: Moving Tips Bring Bug Spray– With the heat and humidity, flies and […]

Safe Trailering Comes to Central Washington University

I was recently invited to speak to Professor Scott Calahan’s “Transportation and Fleet Safety” class at Central Washington University. You see, he heard that U-Haul has been teaching driver’s ed students how to safely tow a trailer for nearly 40 years, and he wanted his college students to have the same experience. The difference is that […]

Must-Visit Summer Destinations

For some, summer means no school, vacation, opportunites to travel and reasons to be beach-side! Here’s a list of seven must-visit summer destinations: 7. San Diego, California This is the perfect year-round city. The beaches surrounding San Diego are a must-visit summer destination for any age group. While I really enjoy going to Mission beach, there are […]

Car Camping Essentials You Didn’t Know You Needed

Recently I had the opportunity to drive to Yellowstone, an amazing national park, with 3 other people and camp for a week. It was a great experience, particularly for someone who loves camping. Below are 3 different things we tried for the first time on our trip that helped make our camping a little bit […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Bathroom

Making room for a  toothbrush and some towels may seem like an easy task, but there are more items to account for than you may realize. When packing for a move, many people often overlook the bathroom. Don’t make the mistake of assuming since this room smaller, that it will be an easier to pack. The bathroom is best left as […]