Sustainable Moving in Ontario

The beautiful province of Ontario, Canada houses cities known for their sustainable initiatives, which have been created thanks to social demand. At U-Haul, our commitment to sustainability has led us to create products and services to support Ontario’s sustainable lifestyle. We now offer the solution to sustainable moving in Ontario with our Ready-To-Go Boxes. 4 […]

Solutions for a Last-Minute Move

Moving to a new place is exciting, but sometimes we find ourselves with little time to pack. That’s okay, we’ve all been there! A last-minute move is not as uncommon as you may think, but it can be easier than it usually is. We have some expert tips to avoid procrastination and have a successful […]

How to Transport Skis and Snowboards

Skiers and snowboarders wait all year for winter so they can hit the slopes.  Whether you’re a bunny hill beginner or a black diamond daredevil, skiing and snowboarding are both incredibly fun!  However, getting your equipment to the ski resort can be a bit of a challenge.  Here are some tips for transporting your skis and […]

Things to Remember After a U-Haul Reservation is Made

Free Storage U-Haul offers free storage for 30 days (if it is available) to any customer who rents a one-way truck or a trailer. Did you know you can get the free storage at your originating city as well as your destination city? Many times someone may have to move out quickly before they are able to find a […]

What’s the Quickest Way to Get My Rental Receipt?

There are many different reasons a person could need a copy of their rental receipt for, but sometimes it isn’t obvious what the easiest way to go about getting it is. Luckily, here at U-Haul, we make this process very easy, and there are a couple different ways you can go about it on uhaul.com. […]

How Much Weight Can My Vehicle Tow?

From time to time you may wonder, “Can I rent a trailer and haul that giant marble statue I want to buy so badly?” Luckily, U-Haul’s website makes it easy to see how much you can expect to tow with your vehicle and one of their trailers! The first step is to go to the trailers […]

Why Should I Buy a Lamp Box?

After you unplug the lamps in your old home, you may wonder how you are going to safely transport your luminous items. Well, we have a solution that will leave you with a light bulb lighting up over your head– figuratively of course! The lamp box is the ideal way to make sure your light […]

Why Should I Buy a Mirror or Picture Box?

You may not have a Monet or Dali hanging on your wall, but your artwork and pictures are just as valuable to you than anything. When it comes time to move, you may be the person that removes everything from the walls first, or they might be the last things you pack. If you are the […]

Why Should I Buy a TV Box?

Picture this! You go into an electronics store and purchase your dream flat screen TV. You know, the one you’ve been wanting to buy for months. You finally bring it home and set it up and toss the large cardboard box it came in. Flash forward a few months and you find yourself having to […]

Total Weight You Can Haul in a Moving Truck

Depending on what stage you’re at in life, you may have a lot of things to haul in your upcoming move. The question for some may be, “Should I rent a moving truck for all my stuff, or will my friend’s van work?” While for others the answer to that is obvious, and the real mystery is […]

The Right Driver’s License to Rent a Moving Truck

Question: Are all driver’s licenses created equal? The correct answer is no, not by a long-shot. There are numerous classes and types of driver’s licenses that vary by country, state, province, and what type of vehicle they enable you to legally operate. For example, a class M license in one state may allow you to drive […]

How Many Moving Help Providers Do I Need?

Moving–especially all on your own–can be stressful. Many people call on friends or family members to help them move; usually with the promise of free pizza in return. But what if you’re truly on your own for your move? U-Haul has partnered with Moving Help Marketplace, a service that allows you to locate professional movers locally. […]