5 Signs Moving Containers Are For You

Moving day is different for everyone. Whether you’re headed to college, closing on your first house or preparing to move for your first day on the job, situations are unique. If renting a moving truck or trailer doesn’t seem like the best option, check out these five signs that moving containers may be the right […]

Remodeling Made Easier

As a moving product expert, I get to help people choose the right products and services, often when they don’t even know they exist! I was recently invited to appear on Lifetime network’s show, “Designing Spaces,” as they were helping a couple extensively remodel a few rooms in their home before their daughters returned from college for winter break. The challenge […]

Tips for Towing a U-Box Trailer

  U-Box portable storage is already the most versatile option for your move. One of the many advantages over other systems is the ability to tow a U-Box container home with you the moment you’re ready to begin – no waiting for the delivery truck, no hassle of wasted time or planning. If you’ve got a hitch […]

DIY Portable Storage

So you are moving by yourself and realize “How am I supposed to pack all this stuff?” Don’t worry, you’ve got options, its just a matter of deciding what works best for you. You could ask a friend or rent a truck, but have you considered portable storage? U-Haul offers U-Box containers that you can […]

Portable Storage Coverage

You’ve opted to move your belongings with the convenience of portable storage. You know how many containers you need to rent in order to house all of your belongings and maybe you’ve even made the reservation. If your belongings are worth storing, keeping and transporting, they are worth protecting. If you choose to opt for […]

The Convenience of Portable Storage

If you’ve ever used portable storage, you know that it can serve a variety of purposes and also saves time. Here is a breakdown of the convenience of portable storage: When does portable storage come in handy? When you are moving from one home to another When you are in between homes and need to […]

Renting a Home While Your House is Being Built

Whatever your scenario, buying a home is a huge chapter in anyone’s life. With so many options in home customization these days, building from the ground up may be the better alternative.  According to The National Association of Home Builders, it takes about seven months to build a home. During that time you obviously still need […]

Alternatives to DIY Winter Moving in Alaska

If you live in Alaska, or have ever been in Alaska during the winter months, you already know that it can be nearly impossible to drive on some of the icy Alaskan roads. In the winter, Alaska temperatures drop to well below freezing with heavy snow. If your lease is up anytime between the months […]

Top Tips For Moving Overseas

What’s the biggest possible move you can think of? A few states over? How about a cross-country move? You might want to think again. An overseas move can be one of the biggest and most exciting moves of your lifetime. Between the culture shock, language differences and even something as simple as driving on the other […]

Moving With Portable Storage Containers: Knowing Your Options

Moving with portable storage containers provide you with the flexibility of having many options. You should know all of those options when you are making the reservation for your move. This is the information you will want to have when you are moving with portable storage so that your move goes smoothly and fits your […]

How to Stabilize a Portable Storage Trailer

Using a U-Box portable storage container is a great way to conveniently and easily get your items to your new home. When you use a U-Box container, you have two different methods of getting it to and from your house — you can schedule a delivery or pickup on the back of a U-Haul truck, or you can […]

Tips for Moving to Hawaii

If you are moving to Hawaii you may be trying to figure out how you are going to get all your belongings there.  For most moves, you can just pack up your moving truck and drive to your destination.  Making the move to Hawaii it is a little more involved than that, but there are […]