Back to School Safety Tips for You and Your Kids

Go to any mall, super store or department store and one thing is unmistakable: it’s back to school time. That means many kids are walking to their bus stop or riding their bikes to school, and lots of parents are picking up and dropping off their children. Having so many more people out and about—on […]

Tips For a Good Home Inspection

When you are buying a new home, it is very important to have a home inspection and to understand what it says about the home. For most people, your home will be the most expensive purchase you will make. You want to know what you are getting into, and even new homes can have problems. […]

Insider’s Scoop: This week in Moving, Storage and Organization

This week in Moving, Storage and Organization we found lots of tips to share,  from moving couples to hallway organization! Before we get in to the meat of this post, Let’s start off with some celebrity Moving gossip. Moving: Everybody is speculating about whether Mary-Kate Olsen will be moving In with Boyfriend Olivier Sarkozy, or if Justin […]

Towing Tips from an Expert: An Interview With Bob De Kruyff

Recently, we’ve been sharing several tips to help you when driving, parking, and loading a trailer. We wanted to dive deeper into this subject and get answers to questions that we still had. We asked a towing expert, Bob De Kruyff of U-Haul International, for some more insider towing tips for trailers. Read our interview with Bob […]

How To Choose a Handyman

Experienced homeowners will tell you that making repairs to your home is not an uncommon task. Some repairs you may be able to tackle yourself depending on your abilities. Some larger projects like remodeling, or major plumbing or electrical problems may require plumbers or contractors. There is a large area of home repairs that can […]

Minecraft Party Ideas using Cardboard Boxes!

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night, monsters come out. Players need to make sure they build a shelter before that happens!  If you don’t already know this then you’re probably not one of the over 38 million Minecraft fanatics out there, so this post may not […]

10 Funny Moving Photos

Moving day can seem stressful, but taking a look at some of these funny moving photos of moves gone bad can improve your outlook in a snap! Even if you have a few hiccups during the process of your move, always remember: it could be worse. So, without further ado, we present to you a […]

Insider’s Scoop: Moving to College

It seems like the trending topic this week is moving to college. You know it’s about that time when you live in a college town and all you see is U-Haul trucks! There are a lot of factors to consider when you’re moving to college or moving a family member to college.  Many  young adults […]

6 Simple Trailer Driving Tips

I’m not usually the type of woman that hides behind stereotypical male/female roles. But, when it comes to towing a trailer, if a man is present, then I’ll gladly let him drive. Why? Honestly, it makes me nervous. Once, I was returning an empty trailer and rolled over the curb while making a right-hand turn. […]

How to Load a Moving Truck

Loading a truck can be like a game of Tetris, and strategy is important. The key to loading is to be organized and load the Moving Truck in tiers as best as possible. Protect each item with furniture pads, or filling materials and stretch wrap when necessary.  Here are some tips on how to load […]

Insider’s Scoop: This week in Moving, Storage and Organization!

It’s been an exciting week in Moving, Storage and Organization! Of course if you haven’t heard Robert Pattinson is making headlines again this week because he is said to be moving back home with Kristen Stewart… but since that probably doesn’t impact your life much beyond your simple joy for celebrity gossip, here are some more relevant finds […]

9 Tips to Prepare for Loading a Moving Truck

One of the most important factors to consider on moving day is loading your moving truck properly.  Proper loading of your items into a Moving truck will allow for the best protection, the easiest transportation, and the most efficient unpacking.  To ensure smooth loading on moving day, make sure all your household goods are prepped […]