Sustainable Moving in Ontario

The beautiful province of Ontario, Canada houses cities known for their sustainable initiatives, which have been created thanks to social demand. At U-Haul, our commitment to sustainability has led us to create products and services to support Ontario’s sustainable lifestyle. We now offer the solution to sustainable moving in Ontario with our Ready-To-Go Boxes. 4 […]

Moving to Chilliwack, BC

Chilliwack, British Columbia is approximately 102 kilometers (63 miles) southeast of Vancouver. It is primarily known as an agricultural community. However, as the population has grown to just over 80,000 residents, it is steadily becoming more urban. Surrounded by mountains, Chilliwack is nicknamed “The Great Outside” and offers plenty of recreational activities for residents and […]

Moving to Huntsville, ON

Are you planning a move to Huntsville, Ontario? Located two hours north of Toronto, the waterfront community is a top moving destination in Canada! As the largest town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, the options and opportunity for culture, activities, and community are infinite. Choosing  Huntsville as your new home will let you “touch the past, […]

Moving to Barrie, Ontario

About 56 miles north of Toronto, the city of Barrie, Ontario is a top Canadian moving destination. Pleasant summers welcome newcomers, and there are seemingly endless options for things to do there. Things to Do Barrie offers plenty to do thanks to its numerous museums, galleries, parks, community centers, pubs, restaurants, annual festivals, beaches, and skiing/snowboarding […]

Moving to Halifax, Nova Scotia

Sometimes referred to, simply, as “The Fax” or “Hali”, Halifax, Nova Scotia lies on the southeastern coast of Canada and is the province’s capital. Legally called the Halifax Regional Municipality, this city is composed of four former individual municipalities that merged together in 1996-Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and the Municipality of Halifax County. Halifax is considered […]

Moving to Duncan, British Columbia

Known as the “City of Totems” for its 80 totem poles peppered around town, Duncan, British Columbia is a small town with a population of under 5,000. If you’re moving to Duncan, you are sure to find plenty of delicious restaurants, spectacular scenery, shopping spots and history. With rich soil suitable for growing nearly any kind of […]

Moving to Kingston, Ontario

Equidistant from Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa, the city of Kingston offers charming scenery, a lively downtown area stocked with restaurants and shops, and plenty of reasons to move there. It’s the oldest city in Ontario–founded by French explorers in 1673–but there are always new things to do around town. The area is flanked by the […]

Moving to Kelowna

Moving to Kelowna will not disappoint!  Kelowna, BC lies in the Okanagan Valley and its name means Grizzly Bear in the Okanagan language. It has culture, art, history and a beautiful setting on a lake with plenty to do year round.  With facts like these it is no wonder that so many are moving to Kelowna. […]

Living in Ottawa

If you’ve never been to Ottawa before, here are some things to note before packing up your moving truck and living in Ottawa. If you enjoy pristine surroundings and generally like things to be on the quiet side, you will like it in Ottawa. Unlike what you might think of a typical city, Ottawa is not […]

Living in Hamilton

The city of Hamilton is located in South Ontario, nestled right off the coast. This city is perfect for those who love the outdoors or can appreciate a community rich with arts and culture. Here are some tips and pointers about living in Hamilton: Education Hamilton is nicknamed as the “Creative City” for it’s quality education […]

Living in London, Ontario

On paper, it’s easy to confuse London, Ontario, with its namesake in England. However, if you’re going to be living in London, Ontario, you know how different the two actually are. (Not living there yet? Check out our post on moving to London, Ontario.) For grins and giggles, let’s mention the similarities. First, there’s a […]

Moving to Hamilton

Why move to Hamilton? Most people will simply say the quality of life itself is worth making the move. A place rich in history and culture, and surrounded by spectacular nature, Hamilton, Ontario is a city like no other. Unique for its distinctive urban feel and vibrant arts and culture, Hamilton boasts deep roots. Ultimately, […]