Sustainable Moving in Atlanta

In a large and busy city like Atlanta, it can be hard to make sustainable choices. That’s why U-Haul is making it easier by providing products that support sustainable moving in Atlanta. The latest product, U-Haul Ready-To-Go℠ Box, is not only sustainable but also makes packing and unpacking easier. Read on to learn more about sustainable moving in Atlanta.

4 Reasons to Buy a Propane Autogas Vehicle

So you’ve decided to purchase a new car. Have you considered a propane autogas vehicle? Propane is the number one alternative fuel and the world’s third most common transportation fuel, behind gasoline and diesel. According to the Propane Education & Research Council, in 2017, more than 13,000 propane autogas vehicles were sold. Propane autogas provides […]

Why You Need Furniture Pads For Your Move

Of course from the name you know that furniture pads can be used with furniture. What many don’t know however, is that there are a lot of other ways furniture pads can be used for your move. Available for rental or purchase, furniture pads are a definite must-have when it comes to moving. Bonus: You […]

Three Ways to Get Off the Grid With Propane

In this day and age, having your home hooked up to electricity and water is so common that living somewhere considered “off the grid” seems almost impossible. However, as unlikely as it may seem, more and more people are choosing to ditch the norms and move into mobile tiny houses that can be taken wherever […]

Sustainable Ways to Get Rid of Holiday Gift Wrapping

If you’re anything like me, the end of this long holiday weekend means getting rid of the mountain of gift wrapping paper, boxes and other packaging your holiday gifts came in.  Those of you who went shopping on Boxing Day may have even added more packaging to the pile left over after Christmas morning.  Now […]

U-Haul Boxes as Recycle Bins

So you’re done with your move. *Round of applause* The worst is behind you and as you settle in and unpack all of your items you ask yourself, “what am I going to do with all these empty boxes?” The boxes have done their job and now you’re thinking of retiring them to box heaven […]

Guide to a Perfect Garden

Spring time is here and Summer isn’t far around the corner, which means it is the perfect time to start your garden. Before you start planting your favorite vegetables or flowers, you should learn a couple easy tricks. Tip 1: Think Before Planting No two plants are the same nor are the atmospheres they are growing. […]

When to Start Your Garden

Spring is usually the season most people think would be the best time to start your garden and this is usually the case. But winter is a great time to start thinking about what you want to grow and how to begin. Also, depending on where you live there may be several seasons to begin […]

What Happens To Fallen Trees?

In August we celebrated with one million U-Haul customers who helped The Conservation Fund’s Go Zero® program plant hundreds of thousands of trees across the Lower Mississippi River Valley and protect redwood forests in Northern California. While we know that restoring and protecting forests is critical to our environment, sometimes a fallen tree can also […]

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 […]

DIY Portable Cornhole Game

Here’s how those leftover moving supplies will help you be the life of the party at every party. The fun and games will begin once you walk in the door with your very own DIY portable cornhole game. All you need is two big cardboard boxes, a box cutter and tape. If you want to add some […]

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Storage Re-Use Centers

Welcome back to Reuse at U-Haul. If you have not read the first article in the series you can find it here: Take A Box, Leave A Box. In the first blog we talked about reusing boxes through the Take A Box Leave A Box program. Of course when packing or unpacking those boxes, we […]

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