How to Tie Down a Motorcycle

The motorcycle. The word and machine that conjure ideas of freedom,  the wind in your face, perhaps the clichéd fantasies of the open road, and ultimately – independence. For those that own and ride these machines, the irony is not lost on just how often you find yourself needing to transport them by truck or trailer. Whether it’s that new project you’re […]

Split Dispatch for an Auto Transport and Moving truck

Your planning your next BIG move and everything must go…EVERYTHING! Your belongings, family and personal vehicle. So you’ll probably need to move your belongings in a moving truck and tow your personal vehicle on an auto transport. Here are a few tips for if you are considering this option. Auto Transport vs. Tow Dolly Once […]

Towing With a Convertible

It is a common misconception that convertible sedans can’t tow trailers. You can find out if your vehicle is certified by speaking with a friendly customer service representative at your neighborhood U-Haul location. You can also check online from the comfort of your home or your phone here. All you need to know is the […]

Towing Tips From the Pros

Do you need towing tips from the pros? There are many questions that can often come up when you are looking at getting a hitch installed or towing a trailer. How do I select which trailer to use? How do I load a trailer? How do I use an auto transport to move my vehicle […]

How to Transport a Wheelchair

Not everyone has a huge trunk or an SUV to transport a wheelchair. This became apparent when traveling with a good friend of mine. Luckily I have a roomy trunk in my car that is big enough to fit a wheelchair.  In fact, one of the questions I asked the car dealer about prior to […]

Trailer Tips: 5 Components of Trailer Towing

Getting your first hitch opens up a whole new world of possibilities for you and your vehicle. Towing a trailer is a great way to give yourself extra cargo capacity. Whether you are moving, heading to the dunes, lake or forest , you can now take your favorite toys with you. Never driven with a […]

Will it fit: Dimensions of U-Haul Trailers

Packing for a move can be stressful enough without having to worry about objects that do not fit into a cardboard box. But unfortunately, there’s no way around it. The staple pieces that make a house a home, your loveseat, your bed, your dining room table, have to come with you and you need to […]

Trailer Rental Guide

There are many options to choose from when renting a U-Haul Trailer.  It’s great to know there’s a trailer you can rent for just about any job but it can be overwhelming to have so many options when you aren’t exactly sure which trailer is best for you.  We have created a quick trailer guide […]

The Best Way to Transport Your New Grill

I’d like to share something with all the readers of Moving Insider on this great morning. I’m happy to announce that I finally became a man yesterday! And by becoming a man, I mean that I bought my very first grill. But after the clerk swiped my credit card and sent me on my way, […]

4 Gifts for your Hitch

Taking a trip cross country? Or are you towing your tailgating gear to the game? Whatever it is, there’s no doubt that the hitch plays a vital role in towing your belongings from one point to the other. Fortunately, there are some accessories that can better your hitching experience. 1. Extend your hitch ball life […]

3 Ways to Transport a Bike

Ok, I’m going to be blatantly honest here. I love to bike — or maybe better, I love the idea of biking. I always say to myself, “I’m going to wake up early tomorrow and go for a bike ride!” But when the next morning comes, guess what? I’m not pressing the gear shifters but […]

Transporting Gravel — Do’s and Don’ts

Thinking about using a trailer for transporting gravel or mulch? Have you ever thought about doing a home improvement project with mulch or rocks and then said no because you didn’t have a way to get it home? Well today is the day that all changes. Using a trailer to transport gravel, mulch or other […]