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 […]

7 Ways to Use a Trailer for Your New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year offers a fresh start and a chance to make a New Year’s resolution. These resolutions are aimed at improving your life in different areas. Committing to these goals is hard enough! Don’t make completing these tasks harder than they need to be. Trailer rentals offer affordable day rates and provide a reliable tow home. Make […]

Holiday Uses For a Cargo Trailer

The holiday season is upon us! The season brings a lot of family time, parties, presents and the magic of the season! Along with all of that comes errands, chores and a busy schedule. A cargo trailer can help you accomplish these errands easier and at an affordable price! Save your money for the presents […]

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 […]

Moving to Duke University

It’s time to move to one of the highest ranked universities in the nation!  With nearly 15,000 students, Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina and occupies nearly 8,600 acres on three campuses.  Duke is a private research university that was founded in 1838, its motto being “Eruditio et Religio” or “Knowledge and Faith.”  Before […]

Buying vs. Renting a Trailer

Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner, which means it is time to start checking tasks off your never ending to-do list. Whether you are packing up for a move, heading on a camping trip, or doing landscaping work, a handy dandy trailer is essential to haul materials and items. You may […]

Moving Into Your First House

Moving into your first house is a major milestone in your adult life; a momentous occasion that marks the end of one chapter and the beginning of the next. For many, owning a Forever Home, is the ultimate goal in life. Whether you’re simply renting, buying temporarily or planning on building a lifetime worth of […]

How To Transport Your Dirt Bike

There are a variety of ways to transport dirt bikes. Whether your journey is across town or across the country we’ve got you covered on how to safely transport your precious cargo.   Here at U-Haul, we recommend utilizing our motorcycle trailer  or 5×9 utility trailer to transport your dirt bike. If you would like to keep […]

When to Choose an Open vs. Enclosed Trailer

Are you planning a move but do not have a vehicle large enough to transport your items? Trailers are a must for do it yourself movers worldwide. It can transform your vehicle into a hauling machine and transports your belongings to your destination. Trailers have been making moving easier one load at a time, and come in […]

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 […]

How to Keep Your Belongings Safe in a Trailer

Keeping your belongings safe in a trailer begins with proper packing and follows through the entire loading, driving and unloading process. In order to safely move your items in a trailer, you need to have all of the right supplies. Packing a Trailer For starters, make sure you are using the right moving supplies as […]

Trailer Hitch 101: Everything You Need to Know

A vehicle transports you and your goods from point A to point B, but with an attached trailer you can maximize your haul. If you want to rent a trailer, a trailer hitch is a must! A trailer hitch is directly fastened underneath the bumper of your tow vehicle and connects to a trailer. As […]