Benefits Of Planting Trees

More than one million U-Haul customers have contributed to the planting of hundreds of thousands of trees across the country by choosing to make their move a little greener at the register and donating to The Conservation Fund’s Go Zero® program. With more than $3.3 million raised, U-Haul and its customers are making a significant […]

Making a Budget for Moving Supplies

When you’re on a tight budget—as many people are these days—you want to make sure you plan ahead to avoid any unexpected costs during your move. After you reserve your moving truck or trailer rental, you’ll want to calculate a budget for moving supplies. Here are a few tips to help make this an easy […]

How To Downsize for Retirement

You have worked hard all of your life, and now it is time for your retirement. You may be use to a much larger home, and now you are moving into a smaller home or condo. Trying to figure out what you will still need can be a difficult process. These tips should help you […]

How to Plan a Successful Yard Sale

If you’ve been following our organization series and doing your “homework,” then your home is probably looking pretty neat and clutter-free. Now, it’s time to plan a successful yard sale! And here are some handy tips to make your yard sale a booming success! Involve the neighborhood. If you aren’t in a huge hurry to […]

Where to Sell, Trash and Donate Old Items

The summer is ending, and so may be your organization overhaul. While you’ve made your way through each room in the house to de-clutter, you’ve likely collected a lot of things you are ready to part with. Whether you want to sell, trash or donate your old items, choose carefully where you do it. You […]

4 Steps to Organize Your Child’s Bedroom

With the beginning of the new school year upon us, there’s never been a more appropriate time to put a plan in place to keep the kids’ room organized. Your child’s room is likely one of the toughest rooms in your home to keep tidy- despite your best efforts. And, you’re not alone! It’s common […]

Essential Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

The home office tends to be the “junk drawer” of the house. If you don’t keep an eye on it, you’ll have a collection of clutter that could scare someone on the TV show “Hoarders.” But follow the simple guidelines below and you’ll have your home office whipped into shape in no time. Office Organizers. […]

The Cost of Moving: Budgeting for Your Move

Moving can be such an exciting experience; but, without advance planning and budgeting, expenses can add up all too quickly. Whether your budget is large or small, how can you get the most ‘bang’ for your buck when it comes to your move? From travel and lodging to transporting your belongings to your new home, planning […]

Keep It or Toss It? Packing up Your Home for the Move

Packing up the items in your home for the big move can be a great opportunity to organize things and get rid of old items. But, how do you know which items to keep and which items to toss? Our guide below will help you determine the best items to take with you and the best […]