The Different Types of U-Haul Moving Boxes

When you hear the phrase “moving boxes,” you probably picture your standard corrugated box – and you’re absolutely right! But picture this: U-Haul moving boxes stretch far beyond the corrugated variety. Moving Boxes We can’t talk about U-Haul moving boxes without mentioning these corrugated masterpieces. Designed to last you four moves or 10-12 years in […]

What to Put in Each Moving Box Size

When packing up your belongings, it is important to put items in the right moving box size. This will ensure that you don’t break your back trying to carry items and your belongings remain the most secure. For example, a larger sized moving box may have more space, but that doesn’t mean you should put […]

Packing and Storing Vinyl Records

Compact disks and digital music may have you thinking vinyl records are an ancient thing of the past, but think again! Whether nostalgia, a desire for an intimate sound, or your collection of choice, grandparents and millennials alike cannot get enough of vinyl records. If you are packing to move to your new home or your […]

What to Pack in an Extra-Large Moving Box [VIDEO]

Moving boxes come in all unique shapes and sizes. To help determine which box you will end up using, you first need to assess what you have and how much of it. Ask yourself the following questions: Are your items light or heavy? What kinds of shapes are your items? Are any of your items fragile? […]

St. Patty’s Day Crafts

Need a touch of green to make your St. Patty’s Day lucky? Make one of these lucky DIY crafts! Four-leaf Clover For Your Home Materials Needed: Moving Box  Gold Glitter Box Cutter Green Paint Rope Scissors Glue or Tape Marker Step 1 Using the box cutter, carve out a circle from a piece of a moving box. […]

What Fits in a Moving Box? [VIDEO]

As you prepare for your move, you’re going to have to decide how to best pack up all of your belonging. Thankfully, you don’t have to think about that too much because with the variety of moving box sizes, you can easily get boxed up and on your way. Small Moving Box Despite being “small”, […]

Ask the Expert: Moving Box Water Durability

Welcome back to our “What Goes Into a Moving Box?” series! Before you proceed reading, make sure you are caught up on Part 1: Moving Box Durability and Part 2: Moving Box Usefulness.  Besides making it simple and convenient to move, U-Haul also tries to prepare the DIY mover for every possible scenario from a snow storm to […]

Ask the Expert: What Goes Into a Moving Box? Part 1

When it comes to moving, U-Haul truly is the expert in the DIY moving field – what other company has a fully staffed, dedicated test lab to make sure that the customer gets the best product possible at the lowest cost? No other company that we know of, that’s for sure. Moving Insider got a […]

Moving Boxes: The Trade-off Between Price and Quality

Moving boxes — they are one of the most important tools that you can have in your repertoire for your upcoming move. But, did you know that not all boxes are created equal? Some boxes for moving are better suited for the job than others, and by that I mean unfortunately those free boxes you scavenged on […]

What Types of Boxes Should You Use for Your Move?

Moving can be a stressful process — but do you know what could be even more stressful? How about unpacking the first box in your new home only to find out that some of your items were damaged in the move. The easiest way to avoid this disappointing situation is to make sure that you pack […]

5 More Fun Ways to Reuse Moving Boxes

Are you still looking for more ways to reuse your cardboard boxes? Then you are in luck because today we are bringing you 5 more cool DIY cardboard projects. 1. Build a Robot: Who doesn’t need a cool robotic arm made out of cardboard? This build-it-yourself robotic kit lets you make a robotic arm with […]