Moving Help Providers For Your Netflix Marathon

If you want to have a truly epic Netflix marathon, then Moving Help Marketplace can help you kick it up a notch! Did you know that Moving Help Providers are great for more than just when you are moving? Here are some ideas for how you can use a helping hand to improve your binge […]

Moving with a Toddler

Moving day usually means a lot of moving parts and coordination on your part. Who is picking up the moving truck? Is everything labeled correctly? Are we loading the truck correctly? There are lots of things to think about; if you have a toddler running around, it could get a little too hectic. However, just because […]

Planning Your Retirement Move

Many retirees choose to move to warmer weather, into smaller houses or apartments, and often minimize their belongings to the bare necessities! Are you ready for this big change? Read these tips to have the smoothest transition while planning your retirement move. City or  Suburb? While most retirees chose to dwell in the suburbs, living in […]

Using a Truck Ramp to Load and Unload

Truck ramps are created to make your move easier. Of course, not all trucks are created equally. U-Haul moving trucks with a lower deck height have E-Z Load Ramps® that are shorter, wider and more rigid making it  50% easier to use than other competitors’ trucks. Here are some tips for using a truck ramp to load […]

Moving with Stairs

The thought of dragging furniture up a flight of stairs into your first apartment on the second floor or a 2-story house can be discouraging for some DIY movers. Not to mention it can be a backache for some if not done properly. Have no fear, here are tips on you can make moving with […]

What’s Included In My Trailer Rental?

Are you new to do-it-yourself moving? If so, knowing what is included in your trailer rental and the extra items you might need is important to having a successful DIY move. Trailers are a popular moving option, as you can be in the comfort of your own car while towing your belongings. The first step […]

Moving at Night

Maybe it’s hot, maybe you can only find a loading spot in close proximity after hours. It’s understandable that in some cases, not every move can be planned. If you’re in a situation where you have to load your moving truck at night, take precaution. With a little extra precaution moving at night can be a breeze! […]

How Many Hours Does It Take To Move? Infographic!

How many hours does it take to move? Well, let’s see.  How many times have you moved? Once, twice, maybe five times? Whether you’re a seasoned pro or have only moved once before you should know that predicting the length of a move is difficult. However, if you want to cut down on the time […]

Unloading a Truck in the Summer

Planning your next move for the summer months? Summer is the most popular time of the year to move, so you won’t be alone. If you can, move on a weekday in the middle of the month to avoid as much traffic as possible. Avoid the last weekend in July, because this weekend is very popular […]

Dealing With Moving Day Stress

Whether it’s a day to dread or to be excited about, all in all it is a bittersweet day, it’s moving day. It’s time to pack, rent a moving truck, load, unload, organize, clean, return apartment keys, etc. Thinking of everything as a whole can definitely seem very stressful. Although what are some tips you can do […]

DIY Portable Storage

So you are moving by yourself and realize “How am I supposed to pack all this stuff?” Don’t worry, you’ve got options, its just a matter of deciding what works best for you. You could ask a friend or rent a truck, but have you considered portable storage? U-Haul offers U-Box containers that you can […]

The Convenience of Portable Storage

If you’ve ever used portable storage, you know that it can serve a variety of purposes and also saves time. Here is a breakdown of the convenience of portable storage: When does portable storage come in handy? When you are moving from one home to another When you are in between homes and need to […]