How and Why to Properly Secure Your Load in a Trailer

Trailers are a versatile and cost-effective rental option. Whether you are moving to your first apartment, antique shopping or starting a home renovation project, an important step in trailer safety is to make sure you secure your load properly. Taking this extra step will not only protect your belongings, but it will also keep you […]

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 […]

Why Should I Choose U-Haul As My Hitch Installer?

The benefits of having a trailer hitch installed on your vehicle are seemingly endless. Having a hitch enables your vehicle’s capabilities for towing, transporting sporting equipment and much more. As it comes time to schedule your hitch installation, you’re likely wondering what makes a U-Haul hitch installation different from anyone else’s. Here’s why you should […]

What to Expect When Installing a Hitch

If you’re planning on towing something soon, you’re going to need to get a hitch on your vehicle (if you don’t have one already).  If you don’t happen to be a towing expert, no worries!  Here’s everything you need to know about installing a hitch. What Is a Hitch? A hitch is an automotive accessory that is […]

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 […]

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 […]

Reasons to Install a Hitch on Your Car

I own a small sedan and I love it. I really do. It’s good on gas and easy to park. Yet, there are times when I can see the downsides of a small vehicle. I recently moved and I was able to fit a total of four medium boxes in the car. Truck and interior space […]

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 […]