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 […]

Reasons to Rent a Pickup Truck

When you think of U-Haul, you probably think of large moving trucks.  However, not every move has to be a big one.  For those smaller projects and moves, you might want to rent a pickup truck which can be a great solution.  Whether you are looking to move a couch, haul away some tree clippings, or tow a […]

Moving to Waco, Texas

If you’re a fan of HGTV’s hit show Fixer Upper, you probably have an affection for shiplap and you certainly know who Chip and Joanna Gaines are. More likely than not, you’ve thought “I should move to Waco so I can buy a house and have Chip and Joanna fix it up for me.” Well, […]

Things to Know About RV, Boat and Automotive Storage

Many U-Haul locations have options for storing your RV, boat, motorcycle and even your personal vehicle. Additionally, these facilities all have other features to make sure that your equipment is not only stored safely but also in the best condition to use again when you’re ready. Here are some important things to know about RV, […]

Cellophane Stretch Wrap for Your Move

Cellophane stretch wrap, also known as movers wrap, is one of the moving supplies that seems to do just about everything. In my experiences, the four things you should never, in any circumstance go without are cardboard boxes, furniture pads, movers wrap, and a dolly. This plastic wrap is designed primarily for binding or bundling things […]

Complete Guide for Holiday Moving

Holiday moving can be quite an adventure.  There are so many things to consider like do I move before, after or during the holiday.  One of the most important things to do is to manage your expectations.  You will probably not have time to do everything you normally would do during the holiday season.  The […]

Getting the Most Out of U-Haul Moving Boxes

Walking by the apartment complex recycling bin the other day, I was surprised to see a stack of U-Haul moving boxes in it. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for recycling. But, these boxes looked like they had been used only once. They still had life left in them. It made me think, “Maybe people […]

Home Decor: 5 Ways to Make a House a Home

As the classic saying goes, “home is where the heart is”. But sometimes, it takes a little bit more than that to really make your house feel like a home. We’ve all visited a space that just feels ‘homey’. It’s warm and inviting and makes you want to sit and enjoy. But what are some of those […]

Why Should I Become a Moving Help Provider?

When it comes time to move, many people opt to hire moving helpers instead of loading up their rental truck on their own. This service isn’t free, of course, and is an excellent opportunity for young entrepreneurs to start their first business. However, there can sometimes be challenges, such as how to spread the word […]

How to Move a Refrigerator

We’ve all heard the joke “Is your refrigerator running? Well, you’d better go catch it!” But when you’re planning your next big move, you may wish your fridge could run up the ramp and into the back of the U-Haul truck to save you a lot of work. Unless you are a fine art collector, a […]

Non-Moving Uses for Portable Storage

When it comes time to move, U-Box® Moving and Storage Containers are your trusty resource in getting the job done. But what about when you’re not moving? Did you know you can use U-Box Containers for those times as well? Check out these non-moving uses for portable storage: Portable Storage for Events It may come as a […]

How to Use a Flat Panel TV Kit

Moving can be stressful when you think about transporting your fragile items.  Your TV is one of those items, and it’s not cheap!  It’s also the portal to all your favorite movies and shows, so you’ll want the best protection for it.  So, be sure to put a Flat Panel TV Kit on your moving […]