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. […]

How to Maximize Valentine’s Day Deliveries

The biggest lovey-dovey day of the year is just around the corner, and many businesses have loads of Valentine’s Day gifts to deliver. For the most efficient deliveries this year–whether it be in the form of chocolates, flowers, wine or boxed gifts–having a business account will give you a leg up in spreading the love this […]

At What Speed Can I Drive a Moving Truck?

When considering renting a U-Haul truck that will be packed with all of your personal belongings, one of the questions you may have is “At what speed can I drive a moving truck?” Here are a few important tips to keep in mind. Plan for additional time. In order to maintain your safety, as well […]

How to Move a Queen Size Mattress

When you move it is important to take care of all your valuables.  Everyone is always extremely cautious with their television and expensive furniture, but a lot of the time nobody considers their mattress.  The average cost of a foam mattress is $1,610 more expensive than more televisions.  When a mattress is moved incorrectly it can […]

Get Involved Series – Couple in a New City

You and your significant other have returned the moving truck and put away the last dish.  As much as you love them, there is only so much time you can spend just the two of you.  As a couple in a new city there are a lot of ways to get involved in your community! […]

Tips to Start a Food Truck

One thing better than delicious food is being able to grab delicious food on the go. As the mobile food industry becomes increasingly popular, the number of food truck owners increases with it. There’s no wonder why so many people are hopping on board, buying their own truck and becoming the food truck entrepreneurs of […]

Get Involved Series – Family in a New Community

You have returned your family’s moving truck and your move is officially over.  Now what?  The most important thing you can do for your family to make a move last, is to get involved.  If you are moving in the summer with kids it is important to get involved quickly because kids do not have school to meet new […]

Living in Kitchener

The 113 year old city of Kitchener makes up one-third of Ontario’s Tri-Cities, lies 100 km (62 miles) west of Toronto and is Canada’s tenth largest metropolitan area. If you’re considering moving, we’ve got you covered on living in Kitchener. Location, Location, Location The most important thing to consider when choosing to move to a […]

Living in Orlando

Welcome to Orlando, The City Beautiful! You’ve recently moved to this entertainment haven and are ready to explore all it has to offer. Here’s to living in Orlando! Weather Orlando is famous for its year-round, sunny weather. Temperatures range from pleasant 70s in the winter to low 90s throughout the summer months. While temperatures are […]

Tips for Driving in the Fog

You’re gearing up for your upcoming move but it just so happens to be in the middle of winter AND your depart time is before the sun comes up. Which means, colder air in the early morning can be dangerous as fog may arise. If you’ve never driven in the fog, it can be a little […]