Moving Day Safety: Protecting Your Body

You only get one body in life, so protecting it makes sense, right? Well, in our busy day-to-day lives, we often forgo the extra measures that avoiding injury requires. But if there’s one day where there’s extra importance in being careful, it’s moving day. We’ve compiled a quick guide to making sure that you’re up […]

The Different Types of U-Haul Moving Boxes

When you hear the phrase “moving boxes,” you probably picture your standard corrugated box – and you’re absolutely right! But picture this: U-Haul moving boxes stretch far beyond the corrugated variety. Moving Boxes We can’t talk about U-Haul moving boxes without mentioning these corrugated masterpieces. Designed to last you four moves or 10-12 years in […]

When to Rent Plastic Moving Boxes

Since its beginning in 1945, U-Haul has been at the forefront of innovation in the moving world. The latest installment in the historic line of products: plastic moving boxes. Meet Ready-To-Go Box℠: What is Ready-To-Go Box℠? With the perfect blend of convenience and reliability, Ready-To-Go Box℠ brings a new option to the table. The plastic […]

The Story of Moving Help Marketplace®

Ah, moving day. It’s time to close one door while opening another, beginning a new chapter in your life. But before you can turn the page, there’s work to be done. That’s where Moving Help® Marketplace comes in. How Did Moving Help® Marketplace Start? In 2002, Moving Help® Marketplace was created out of a need to […]

U-Box Containers: Make a City Move Easier

Moving to the city can be a very exciting journey; there is so much to do there! There are plenty of options for quick bites during the day, some of the best restaurants to eat at in the evening, and exciting spots to hang out on the weekends. You probably already have a vision of […]

CollegeboxesⓇ Ship to School: George Washington University

Hey Colonial’s, it’s that time of the year when you start getting everything prepared to head to the beautiful campus of George Washington University. For incoming Freshman get ready for the greatest time of your life. If you’re living at the Foggy Bottom Campus you’ll be blocks away from the White House, U.S. State Department, […]

Things to Know About Driving a U-Haul Truck

If you’ve never driven a moving truck, you might feel a bit intimidated by the idea. However, it’s easier than you may think. Like anything else on moving day, you’ll do fine as long as you plan ahead and do your research. Below are some things to know about driving a U-Haul truck: Reserving After […]

Using a Trailer for a Small Move

With moving season getting closer, many people are beginning to plan their summer moves. A moving truck is a great way to move for families or for people with many belongings. For smaller moves, you have even more options and can choose to use a U-Haul trailer. U-Haul offers many trailer sizes perfect for smaller […]

Moving with a 20′ U-Haul Truck

Do you have a 2-3-bedroom move coming up? Perhaps you have an expanding family or you’re moving into a home with a couple of roommates. For this size move, you’ll want to rent a 20’ truck. Whether you have a local or a one-way move, there are several reasons why this is the perfect truck […]

Tips for a Successful In-Town Truck Rental

If you’re moving within your city limits, you’ll most likely need an in-town truck rental. This means you’ll be returning your U-Haul truck to the same location you picked it up from. There are a few things to consider about your move in order to save yourself time and money. Here are some tips for […]

How to Prevent Overhead Damage

U-Haul moving trucks are designed to be mover-friendly, but driving one can be a new experience. While moving trucks are intended to be safe and protective vehicles for movers, accidents can happen. One common mistake that drivers make is underestimating the height of their truck. Something as ordinary as driving through a tunnel, under a […]

Advantages of a U-Haul Truck Rental

There are many decisions to make during the moving process. A very important one is how you plan on transporting your items to your new home.  Fortunately, there are several reasons that reserving your moving truck with U-Haul could make your move easier. Here are some advantages of a U-Haul truck rental. Various Sizes U-Haul […]