Home Remodeling Storage Options

Are you looking for some home remodeling storage options? When you are renovating your home it is so much easier when your stuff is out of the way and in storage. Plus, you don’t have to worry about your possessions getting broken, or covered in dust or paint, as you risk when you do home remodeling with […]

How to Connect a Trailer

How to Connect a Rental Trailer I talk to people daily about connecting trailers.  I have found that since many people have never done it before, they are often intimidated by the process.  I’m here to tell you that you should not be intimidated and that you can connect a trailer. I am going to […]

Shipping to Hawaii? Air vs Barge Shipping Comparison

Traditionally, Hawaii is looked at as a major destination hot spot for active travelers and generally they pack a suitcase or two and they are good for their trip. But what if you do business in Hawaii? What if you’re going to college in Hawaii? And what if you decide to move to Hawaii and […]

“My First Time Driving a 26 Foot Moving Truck”

Alison, coming through, 10-4, over. I’ve got to admit, my first time driving a 26-foot moving truck made me feel like a ‘truck driver’; all I needed was my radio and trucker hat. If anyone were to give me the ‘honk your horn’ signal, I’d surely respond with a big honk, honk. But, these were […]

Top 10 College Graduation Gifts

Whether they’ll be starting a new career, or traveling the world to visit exotic places, the college graduate in your life is moving on to the next chapter in their life. They’ve graduated, and now it’s time to celebrate their achievements. Here are some great college graduation gifts you can give them to help them […]

How to Stabilize a Portable Storage Trailer

Using a U-Box portable storage container is a great way to conveniently and easily get your items to your new home. When you use a U-Box container, you have two different methods of getting it to and from your house — you can schedule a delivery or pickup on the back of a U-Haul truck, or you can […]

College Bound: Moving to Texas A&M

If you are moving to Texas A&M, congratulations on your decision to become an Aggie! If you don’t know, an Aggie is a student at Texas A&M. TAMU is the largest university in Texas, and offers ample student life activities that span from athletics to the Corps of Cadets. The colors are maroon and white, […]

Moving in New York: Parkway Restrictions

If you are moving in New York, then you have probably rented a moving truck, cargo van or trailer.  In New York, moving equipment rentals are classified as commercial vehicles, so there are parkway restrictions you must be aware of.  One of the reasons moving equipment is considered commercial,  is that it is branded with a […]

Renters Insurance Made Simple

Many people like the idea of renting an apartment because it doesn’t require the same responsibilities as owning and maintaining a house. If a pipe bursts or the dishwasher suddenly breaks, for instance, all you have to do is call the landlord and he’ll fix it or hire someone to do the job. As a renter, […]

Moving Trucks: Ramp vs. Liftgate

It’s the moving struggle — that extremely heavy antique dresser that Aunt Sally insisted you take is sitting out in the driveway. The problem is exactly that; the dresser is sitting on the driveway and not in the back of the moving truck rental you picked up earlier that day. And it’s just one of the […]

Organizing and Storing Linens

Is your linen closet a disaster? Do you have piles of wadded-up sheets and towels hanging off the shelves with set-in wrinkles? It’s probably time to go through your linens, fold items properly, and put them away so that they don’t attract dust, silverfish or moths. Organizing your linens will also save valuable closet space […]

Tips for Moving to Hawaii

If you are moving to Hawaii you may be trying to figure out how you are going to get all your belongings there.  For most moves, you can just pack up your moving truck and drive to your destination.  Making the move to Hawaii it is a little more involved than that, but there are […]