Safe Trailering: Mixing Safety and Fun

People come to U-Haul centers every day to rent trailers for their moves but for most, it is not every day they use a trailer. What may be common sense to some is not to others. As a result, it is our responsibility to spread road-safety awareness throughout our communities. To do this, U-Haul participates […]

How To Move A Piano

Moving a piano is a daunting task. With a heavy weight, and the need to protect both keys and pedals, proper planning is needed. Learn how to move a piano safely with these helpful tips. Assemble the tools Proper supplies will contribute to safely moving your piano. These recommended items be can all be purchased […]

How to Pack Glasses for Moving Day

Not a packing pro? Don’t worry, you’ve come to the right place. Many of us have expensive or special tableware in our kitchen that we’d like to preserve during the moving process. From daily use glasses to fine china, here are some tips on how to pack glasses like a pro: Step 1: Get the […]

10 Reasons a Propane Smoker is Better than other Smokers

When it comes to smoking meat, which smoker do you think of using?  There are charcoal, electric, and propane smokers. However, the latter reigns over the others in many ways. Here are ten reasons why you should choose a propane smoker. 1. Less Demanding Process Cooking meat with a propane smoker means you get to […]

How to Use a Propane Smoker for First Time Users

Smoking meat no longer means standing on your feet for 8 hours in a charcoal haze. If you want flavorful smoked meat, on a modest budget, a propane smoker is a way to go. Propane smokers provide hours of consistent heat while burning clean, odorless fuel. Using a propane smoker comes with the bonus of […]

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 workspace that is, both, functional and inspirational is ideal. U-Haul provides many work from home opportunities throughout […]

Tips When Loading a U-Haul Truck

When embarking on a move, the excitement can make you want to just pack what you can – and go! Taking the extra time to plan it out will ensure you have a smooth moving experience. When loading a U-Haul truck, you want to be careful where you place things to keep your belongings as safe as possible.  Here are some […]

How To Pack and Move Your Bed

Cuddly and warm – and probably your favorite place to be is in bed. Nothing beats a long day like crawling under the covers and closing your eyes. That being said, you’ll want to make sure your bed is set up after a hard day’s work of moving. Read more on how to safely and swiftly move […]

The Complete Guide to Glamping

Whether you’re getting the gang together for a bachelorette party or simply taking a few nights off, glamping is a luxurious take on an old-time favorite. The concept here is pretty straight-forward; glamorous camping = glamping! Bust out your pillows, robes, and pampering essentials because we’ve put together the complete guide to aid you in “roughing […]

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 […]

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 […]