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 […]

21 Tips For An Easy Move

Moving Day… Two words that can leave any novice mover with dread. Moving from your previous home to your new abode can seem like an overwhelming challenge. Leave the nervousness and days of stress behind with preparation, packing, and then perform. Take the mayhem out of moving with these tips that will make any do-it-yourself […]

How to Plan a Going Away Party

Saying goodbye to a friend or loved one who’s moving away can be difficult to do. Rather than send them away on a solemn note, why not celebrate this new chapter in their lives with a going away party? Parties–no matter what type–are all about the details! So, here are a few tips and ideas on […]

Family Moving Tips

  When you have kids, moving is a whole different story. Things like procrastination and poor planning should go out the window. There’s a way to have a seamless family move! Here’s your guide to the best family moving tips. How to Pack Properly  If you can conquer packing up your household, you’re well on […]

Moving to Huntsville, ON

Are you planning a move to Huntsville, Ontario? Located two hours north of Toronto, the waterfront community is a top moving destination in Canada! As the largest town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, the options and opportunity for culture, activities, and community are infinite. Choosing  Huntsville as your new home will let you “touch the past, […]

Moving to Duncan, British Columbia

Known as the “City of Totems” for its 80 totem poles peppered around town, Duncan, British Columbia is a small town with a population of under 5,000. If you’re moving to Duncan, you are sure to find plenty of delicious restaurants, spectacular scenery, shopping spots and history. With rich soil suitable for growing nearly any kind of […]

Tips for Your Succulent Garden

Most people know the best time to plant is after the last frost. Well for some, that means the next couple weeks will be spent picking up gardening tools, fertilizer and plants. One plant that has grown in popularity are succulents. The best thing about succulents is they are survivors once planted correctly. In order […]

Flipping Houses with Portable Storage

Flipping houses involves a lot of shifting items–and that’s why it makes sense to use portable storage when a lot of furniture and boxes are in limbo. While renovating a low-value home to put it back on the market at higher value is no simple task, U-Haul storage options help alleviate the stress of flipping […]

Moving Collections for Your Bullet Journal

Full confession: I just started a bullet journal in January, so I’m still new to this incredibly flexible way to organize your life. But, as many “BuJo junkies” know, it’s a very addicting process. Once you start, you want to make collections for everything. So, if you’re planning a move in the near future, a […]

Spring Cleaning Tips

As the chill of winter changes into the bloom of Spring, one thing comes to mind– spring cleaning. The satisfaction of your annual deep cleaning comes after your work is complete, but there are supplies that can make uncluttering more pleasant. Clothing Solutions Winter coats and thermals are now a thing of the past– well until […]

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 […]