How to Move Without Breaking a Sweat

Moving during the summer months or in a high-humidity locale is not ideal. In fact, moving in extreme heat can be dangerous if you don’t take precaution. Of course, it’s always a great idea to move during early morning or late evening hours. Staying hydrated is important too! The recommendation is eight ounces of water eight […]

Benefits of a One-Way Moving Truck Rental

When it comes time to schedule your  reservation on moving day, you will have to decide whether a one-way moving truck rental or an in-town rental best suits your needs. If you plan on moving to a new city or are moving out of state, a one-way truck rental is a no-brainer. Obviously you aren’t […]

Moving Rental Cancellations

So, you have your moving truck reserved and have mapped out your travel route. You’ve even begun packing up your belongings in preparation for your big move. But then…something happens; life changes course. There are numerous reasons as to why you may need to cancel a U-Haul reservation; from a simple change of heart to financial […]

Moving with a 26′ U-Haul Truck

Preparing for a move with a large family means your load is overwhelming. It may seem like you’ll never be able to bring it all, but don’t worry. If you’re planning to move into a home with four or more bedrooms, then a 26′ U-Haul truck is the one for you! Bigger families moving in-town […]

Moving with a 10′ U-Haul Truck

Are you getting ready to move to your college dorm?  Venturing away from home into your first one-bedroom apartment? If this is the case, you probably won’t need a huge U-Haul truck.  Whether you’re moving out for the first time or you just have a modest load, a 10′ U-Haul truck is a terrific method for […]

Moving Tips for a Local Move

Not every move is a cross-country, multi-state journey. Sometimes, you just need to move across the city or even to the other side of the neighborhood. Here are some moving tips for a local move. Determine What Size Truck You’ll Need One of the most important decisions you’ll probably have to make is just how […]

How to Announce Your Move

Moving–especially long distance–is an exciting time in your life; one that can affect those closest to you. After all of the major details of your move have been decided and set in stone, it’s time to tell your friends, family and co-workers. Here’s some tips on how to announce your move! Do’s and Dont’s DO […]

Moving Into Your First House

Moving into your first house is a major milestone in your adult life; a momentous occasion that marks the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next. For many, owning a Forever Home, is the ultimate goal in life. Whether you’re simply renting, buying temporarily or planning on building a lifetime worth of […]

How Not to Move

Have you ever seen that car driving down the road with stuff piled high into the sky and think “I would never move like that.” I know I have. That being said, Every time I move I pile my stuff high to the ceiling in my moving truck and think. “I truly am a master […]

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 […]

Tips For Driving A Moving Truck

If you’re anything like me, the transition from driving a Honda Civic to a 26′ moving truck was intimidating. I had never driven anything that big in my life, and the reassurance of damage coverage still had me shaking in my boots. Here are some tips for driving a moving truck that will have you […]

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. […]