Seven Ways to Keep Your Self-Storage Unit Secure

Keeping your self-storage unit secure is important because it holds your belongings. The decision to get self-storage typically comes after you have asked, “do I really need these things?” Your answer was yes. Whether sentimental or monetary, a value is placed on these belongings once you decide to keep them. Items are stored in the short-term in between moves or […]

How to Prevent Overhead Damage

U-Haul moving trucks are designed to be mover-friendly, but driving one can be a new experience. While moving trucks are intended to be safe and protective vehicles for movers, accidents can happen. One common mistake that drivers make is underestimating the height of their truck. Something as ordinary as driving through a tunnel, under a […]

Advantages of a U-Haul Truck Rental

There are many decisions to make during the moving process. A very important one is how you plan on transporting your items to your new home.  Fortunately, there are several reasons that reserving your moving truck with U-Haul could make your move easier. Here are some advantages of a U-Haul truck rental. Various Sizes U-Haul […]

Benefits of Ordering Moving Supplies Online

One of the most important pieces of a successful move is having all of the moving supplies you need. Sure, you could stop by your local U-Haul store and pick up the things you need there, but what if I told you there was an even better way of going about things? Here are some of the benefits you […]

Eleven Reasons To Use A Trailer for Your College Move

You have many options when moving in or out of college. It is a busy time of year for students and moving may be the last thing on your mind. Some students even avoid the whole process by giving all their things away. Let me assure you, that is not necessary! Moving during college is […]

How to Transport Your Kayak or Canoe

As the weather warms up, nothing beats getting outside and on the water. Kayaking and canoeing are two of my favorite outdoor activities. After all, what beats the tranquil feeling of floating on the open water? As opposed to renting the necessary boating equipment each time you visit your favorite lake or bay destination, you can easily transport […]

U-Box® Portable Containers for the College Mover

Hey college mover! U-Box® Portable Moving & Storage Containers are giving you more options for college moving. Your schedules are busy leading up to moving in or out of college. Let’s face it, you may move every year while in college. U-Box® containers are flexible to fit your schedule and your moving needs. Portable containers […]

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 […]

How to Safely Store Your Propane Tank

Whether you’re a year-round propane user or simply a summer BBQ fanatic, it is important to keep propane safety in mind at all times. This is still true even when your tank is not in use. For these occasions, it is crucial to properly store your propane tank. Here are a few safety tips to […]

What to Store vs. What to Take Home This College Break

Moving away to college is an exciting and special time. However, just because you’ve moved away doesn’t mean you won’t return home to Mom and Dad’s. The majority of college students return home for winter and summer breaks. Dorms typically require students to completely vacate for summer – so what do you do with all […]

How to Set Up a Work from Home Office

More than three million American employees work from home at least part-time, according to Global Workplace Analytics. These workers compose nearly three percent of today’s workforce; increasing 103% since 2005. With so many employees telecommuting—at least—part time, creating a dedicated work space that is, both, functional and inspirational is ideal. U-Haul provides many work from home […]

When to use Cushion Foam vs. Enviro-Bubble®

Cushion Foam and Enviro-Bubble® — Both are commonly used moving supplies designed to pack and protect your belongings. Furthermore, both items are 100% recyclable, making them equally environmentally friendly packing supplies. So, as you start planning and picking up supplies for your move, how do you determine which you need or if you should you both? […]