Organization for Kids Bedrooms

A kid’s room is their domain. It is the one room in the house that belongs to them and most of the time they want to keep it just the way they like it. Unfortunately, that can sometimes mean it’s the least organized room in the house. Not to fret. There are lots of really […]

Planning Your Retirement Move

Many retirees choose to move to warmer weather, into smaller houses or apartments, and often minimize their belongings to the bare necessities! Are you ready for this big change? Read these tips to have the smoothest transition while planning your retirement move. City or  Suburb? While most retirees chose to dwell in the suburbs, living in […]

Storage in Seattle

If you’re planning to move to Seattle or you’re already a resident looking for a new home, you should consider your storage options ahead of time. Seattle is an increasingly popular city, especially among young adults, and as a result, the rent has spiked in the last couple of years. This means your budget might not […]

Moving to Western Florida

  Of course there’s Miami and Orlando, but the Bradenton area in Florida is a great place to raise and family and enjoy great weather. With lots of cool attractions, there’s always something to do on your own or with the family! Here are some things to keep in mind when moving to Western Florida: […]

Storage for Young Professionals

It’s time to take responsibility for your belongings and keepsakes. If you’re like me, you might not have a ton of space to store your seasonal items, mementos, sporting goods, etc. These storage tips below will give you some insight on storage for young professionals! Keepsakes and Mementos For most, when you’re living at mom […]

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Van Body Self-Storage

Welcome to the third installment of Reuse at U-Haul. If you have not read the first two installments you can find them here: Take A Box, Leave A Box and Storage Re-Use Centers. In the first two blogs, we discussed how U-Haul encourages reuse of moving boxes and any unwanted furniture. Today we will talk about […]

5 Cities to Watch the Seasons Change

Throw on a scarf, pick up your pumpkin spice latte and get ready to watch the leaves change color. It’s the first day of fall! If you don’t normally get to experience the changing of seasons, consider moving to a city that allows you to. Many people enjoy living in an area that receives all four distinct […]

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 […]

Moving to Edmonton

So you’ve decided to move to Edmonton, Canada, eh? As the capital of Alberta, this city is known as “The Festival City” because its diverse culture attracts festivals year-round. Located on the North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton attracts residents from all over. With a strong family-focus and plenty of opportunities for arts and sports for children, […]

Business Storage And Shipping Solutions

Growing businesses can often overlook simple issues like how to ship or store items in a convenient and cost-effective way. Whether you are mailing products to customers, relocating employees or storing items, finding the right products and services at the lowest cost can be a challenge. Business accounts with moving and storage companies like U-Haul offer businesses cost-effective […]

Options for Transporting a Motorcycle

Owning a motorcycle almost guarantees that you will, at some point, have to haul or tow it. Whether you’ve broken down on the road or you’re in the process of moving, you should know what transportation options are available. Truck Probably the most common method, and certainly the most economical, as many times you or a friend already […]

How to Store a Wedding Dress

You’ve probably planned this date for months, maybe even years in advance. You may have shed a few tears, spent more money than you budgeted and hopefully enjoyed a beautiful wedding day! Now that the wedding is over, what do you do with that one-of-a-kind wedding gown? As someone who is currently shopping for her […]