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 […]

At What Speed Can I Drive a Moving Truck?

When considering renting a U-Haul truck that will be packed with all of your personal belongings, one of the questions you may have is “At what speed can I drive a moving truck?” Here are a few  important tips to keep in mind. Plan for additional time. In order to maintain your safety, as well […]

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 […]

How to Tow a Project Car

You’ve spent months scouting for the perfect project car, you’ve negotiated with the owner, and taken care of the proper paperwork with your local motor vehicle department; now it’s time to tow your project car to its  new home. The car may be buried under 30 years of junk in the backyard of its former owner, […]

The Perfect Trailer for Your Next Tailgate

Yes, pickup trucks are a tailgating must-have, but what can you do if you don’t have a pickup truck? Does this mean no tailgating? Of course not! Trucks are great for tailgating, but the real tailgating MVPs are trailers. Because regardless of what you drive, as long as you have a hitch, there is a […]

The Best Trailers for Camping

Camping is a great way to spend time with your family or friends, but anyone who has been camping before knows you spend hours packing.  Sometimes you have to bring everything you will need for an entire week depending on where you are camping and the proximity to stores.  This means that you may not […]

How to Transport a Motorcycle on a U-Haul Trailer

Using the correct trailer and tie down process is crucial to successfully transporting a motorcycle. This post will cover two popular trailers that you can rent in order to move your motorcycle across town or across the country, and also go over how to safely tie down your bike to avoid causing any damage during […]

What Size Hitch Ball Do I Need For My Trailer?

So you want to rent a trailer but aren’t sure what size hitch ball you need? There are only 3 standard sizes in the United States: 1-7/8 inch, 2 inch and 2-5/16 inch hitch balls. You’ll also want to pay attention to what weight capacity your hitch ball is rated for. Considering how many different […]

How to Load a Car onto a Tow Dolly [VIDEO]

If you need to move your front-wheel-drive vehicle without actually driving it, you should consider using a U-Haul tow dolly. A tow dolly will allow you to easily load and tow a vehicle behind another vehicle or moving truck. This is a great option for people making cross-country moves or for transporting project cars. The following video will demonstrate step-by-step […]

How to Load a Car Onto an Auto Transport [VIDEO]

Whether you’re moving your family car cross-country or you’re towing a project car, there are many instances when you may be required to load a car onto an auto transport. For your safety and the safety of those around you, it’s important that your car is properly loaded and secured. The following video will show you […]

How To Transport Antiques

When I think of antiques, I think of flip phones, pagers, cassettes and phone books. But those aren’t the kind of antiques that most people are interested in nowadays. Repurposing and collecting trends are giving new life to old goods. But once you get your hands on that one-in-a-million find, how do you get it […]

Clearance Height of a Moving Trailer

Maybe you’re feeling adventurous and would rather move with a moving trailer than a truck. Maybe you want to save a few dollars because you would not have to spend more on fuel than you would for your own personal vehicle and moving truck. Maybe you’re traveling back to school and just need a bit […]