Tips for Major City Parking

The never-ending search for a parking spot is a struggle city-dwellers know well. Many people who live in cities such as New York, San Francisco, and Chicago even prefer to sell their car before moving. Car sharing services such as uhaulcarshare® help people, especially those who live in the city, get from point A to B. If you […]

How to Modify or Cancel a Reservation

We all know, life happens. Sometimes events or scheduled plans have to be canceled or rescheduled. Moving is a big life event and even still, sometimes rearrangements have to be made and may cause a scheduled move to be canceled. So if this is the case, the inevitable happens and you have to modify or cancel […]

The Best Way to Pack a Moving Truck

It’s moving day and you are just about ready to head out and start a life in your new home. Before you go, the moving truck will need to be loaded. This may seem simple enough, but there is actually a method to loading a moving truck. This method will ensure your belongings stay in pristine […]

Moving Trucks for a Smaller Move

As moving day approaches and you start to arrange the boxes and belongings, you will begin to consider what vehicle to use during your move.  You know you don’t need big a moving truck since this is a small move, so you might find yourself struggling to decide between using a cargo van or a pickup […]

Purchase a Moving Truck Through U-Haul

There can be many reasons one may need to purchase a moving truck, such as for their business or giving back to charity, but do you know where to purchase one? We’re here to let you know that we offer the largest selection of fleet-maintained box trucks at a competitively lower price. We want to […]

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 […]

Mobile Advertising for Your Business

Updated January 18, 2017 We’ve all seen it- you’re sitting at a restaurant and you see flashing lights cruise by and your eyes can’t help but follow it.  Mobile advertising is a new trend that lets your company get noticed on the road. Whether stuck in a traffic jam or just driving to and from […]

How Do I Avoid a Parking Ticket on Moving Day?

Parking laws rely highly on whether a vehicle is categorized as commercial or not.  Avoid a parking ticket by paying attention to local ordinances. The definition of a “commercial vehicle” will depend on each state or province.  It is always a good idea to go to your state’s Department of Transportation website or hotline in […]

How to Drop Off Equipment After Hours

Updated 4/16/19 Need to drop off rental equipment at U-Haul after or before hours? No problem! Truck Share 24/7 is available to customers who are either returning rental vehicles after business hours or want to return the rental online during regular business hours without the help of a U-Haul location’s customer service representative. Read the […]

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 […]

Your First Move

You’ve heard the success and horror stories, you’ve seen it in the movies, you’ve helped when it’s happened to a friend but now it’s your turn…your first move.  Whether you are a minimalist or a collector, traveling near or far, your first move needs the right support and preparation.  Here a few thoughts from someone […]

Things to Do BEFORE Driving Off in a Moving Truck

Moving day. Let’s be honest, no one really looks forward to those words. Not only is it a lot of work, but you’re also packing up everything you own, putting it into a truck and moving someplace new where everyone’s a stranger. Because you have so many things on your mind, there are a lot […]