U-Haul Research and Development April 1st Sneak Peak

On this, the first day of April, we are very proud to announce that we have been granted exclusive access to the U-Haul research and development labs at their headquarters in sunny Phoenix, AZ. What are the engineers and designers cooking up at U-Haul? Read below to find out! Self Packing Boxes Packing boxes can […]

Distracted Driving: Clifton B. Gibbs

Wednesday, February 1st. I remember the exact time I received the catastrophic call at 6:36 pm. 7:32 a.m. My day did not start out as drastic, nor did I think it would end up that way. I woke up around my regular time and headed to my 8:00 a.m. internship. On the way, as he […]

Storage in Seattle

Surrounded by both mountains and water, Seattle, Washington is known for its thriving cultural and technological advancements. Like other heavily populated cities, rent can be higher than many people may like. In that case, a storage unit might be a good way to hold onto those belongings you don’t want to toss but can’t afford to […]

Five Reasons Not to Move Back to Your Hometown

Have you ever heard the saying, “You can never go home again”? While you may have loved growing up in your hometown, renting a moving truck and heading back there as an adult is not always ideal. So can you really go home again? Yes, but it may not always be how you remembered it. […]

Organizing your Junk Drawer

We all have that one drawer somewhere. Whether it’s in the kitchen with various cooking utensils shoved somewhere or it’s in your office, filled with paper clips and pens, the junk drawer becomes a continuously growing mess.  With Spring in the air, it’s time to get started on one of the smaller spring cleaning tasks […]

Southwestern Food: All You Need To Know

I don’t wanna taco ’bout just any kind of food. I wanna taco ’bout the Southwest flavor and see if you can handle the heat. The southwest states consists of New Mexico, Arizona, California, Texas, Colorado, Nevada, and Utah. Each of these states have their own specialties and restaurants and offer many restaurants outside of what is […]

Distracted Driving: Casey Feldman

The night before my 21-year-old daughter Casey was killed I asked her if she was happy. She answered, “yes.” That was my last conversation with her. The last time I heard her speak, saw her smile and heard her call me “Daddy.” Since the years following her death, I am comforted by that memory and […]

How Moving Affects Your Taxes

With everything on your mind during a move it can be easy to forget that moving expenses are, in some cases, tax deductible. The first thing I want to make clear is that I am not a tax professional. These are only helpful pointers to make you aware of deductions you may otherwise have missed. […]

Moving to Tucson

Before moving to Tucson, be sure to pack plenty of sunscreen, T-shirts and shorts, and some comfortable hiking shoes. If you have skis, you can even bring them, too! Weather Everyone knows Tucson is hot. On average, there are 150 days with highs of 90 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, and only 49 rainy days. Summer […]

Grilling Vegetables

Grilling meat patties and hot dogs is old news. Nothing tastes better than grilled vegetables. Whether you’re a meat-lover or a veggie-aficionado, fill up that propane tank and consider grilling vegetables for your next meal. There are a couple ways to do this, explore some vegetable grilling options below: Using a Grill Basket For easy handling, […]

Emotional Preparation For Your Move

Moving is a critical time in our lives that usually brings on a wave of emotions. No matter how many times you’ve moved, you are guaranteed to get emotional some way or other, especially if you are moving to a different state. If you have children, you may even be dealing their emotions, not just […]

Making a Move without Using a Moving Truck

As if moving isn’t stressful enough, I frequently hear from my friends, family and acquaintances that the thought of driving a moving truck (of any size) is quite possibly the most stressful part about it. Well, if you’re planning a move in the future and this thought has crossed your mind or even scared you […]