How To Move by Yourself

Sometimes, moving alone is your only option. Perhaps you received help on one end to pack your boxes, but you’ve now moved to an unfamiliar city where you don’t know anyone who could help. Maybe your friends and family just all happen to be unavailable at the particular time you’re going to be moving. Whatever the reason […]

Tips When Loading a U-Haul Truck

When embarking on a move, the excitement can make you want to just pack what you can – and go! Taking the extra time to plan it out will ensure you have a smooth moving experience. When loading a U-Haul truck, you want to be careful where you place things to keep your belongings as safe as possible.  Here are some […]

Small Scale Moving: Making a Small Move a Success

You won’t necessarily need a 26′ U-Haul truck every time you move. In fact, a decent percentage of moves are small and occur just between apartments. Whether you are about to begin dorm life, switch your office space, or help Mom and Dad move into a retirement community, we are here to help! Consider these small scale moving tips below: […]

Getting the Most Out of U-Haul Moving Boxes

Walking by the apartment complex recycling bin the other day, I was surprised to see a stack of U-Haul moving boxes in it. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for recycling. But, these boxes looked like they had been used only once. They still had life left in them. It made me think, “Maybe people […]

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 […]

How to KonMari Your Move

If you’re reading this, you most likely know about the KonMari Method and are interested in learning how it can help you move. For those of you who have no idea what KonMari means, here’s a brief description of this “life-changing” system. Marie Kondo, a Japanese organizing consultant, wrote a book about decluttering that has […]

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 […]

Creating a Bullet Journal Moving Inventory

Anyone who has moved before knows that moving can be a chaotic process, especially the packing and unpacking part. It can be very frustrating trying to find that one item after you’ve moved, but you can’t remember what box you packed it in. But, there’s a way to avoid this moving madness. Create a box […]

The Complete Guide to Moving in the Summer

Moving in the summer can be hot, busy and takes some extra considerations!  But, let’s face it, that is the time of year people move for really logical reasons and it can also be really fun.  The kids are out of school, wedding season has many people beginning a new life together and usually in a […]

Moving Timeline Infographic

Moving day is upon us! What seems like plenty of time to pack up your old home and transition to your new is in fact the opposite. Trust me when I say, it will pass at the blink of an eye. Do not let procrastination knock on your door. It is never too early to […]

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 […]

Buying your First House: Part 3

You have officially gone through the difficult part of buying your first house.  You have your finances in order, been pre-qualified and have probably even started working with a realtor or started looking online for the perfect house within your budget.  But before you put your offer in on a home there are some hidden […]