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 […]

Infographic: 2013 Migration Trend Report

The 2013 U-Haul Migration Trend Report shows the top cities and states people moved to in the year 2013.  The report findings are gathered from one way rentals starting in January 2013 through December 2013.  The infographic contains just a portion of the information on the Report.  For the full 2013 lists of the Top […]

#MyUhaul Throwback Favorites-CLOSED

The #MyUhaul Journey Continues…Back In Time! Your #MyUhaul Journey doesn’t have to end just because your move is over! There’s nothing more fun than going through old photos and reminiscing, so why not win something for doing it? We are looking for your U-Haul throwbacks to be featured on the side of our U-Haul trucks […]

#MyUhaul Throwback Favorites

The #MyUhaul Journey Continues…Back In Time! Your #MyUhaul Journey doesn’t have to end just because your move is over! There’s nothing more fun than going through old photos and reminiscing, so why not win something for doing it? We are looking for your U-Haul throwbacks to be featured on the side of our U-Haul trucks […]

Michael Richards and Distracted Driving

Taking Your Life in Your Hands Arm pinned beneath his overturned truck, waiting on the paramedics to arrive, Michael Richards thought about his life. Every beat of his heart sent blood rushing to his mangled arm, and Richards wondered if this was the end. “All it took was 1.7 seconds,” Richards remembered. “The state police […]

Damage Coverage and the Safe Driver

It is better to be safe than sorry, they say. Though this decision seems like a no-brainer, many people don’t feel the need to get damage coverage. These people often feel they are invincible because they are normally safe drivers. Though being a safe driver does help when driving a moving truck in unfamiliar territory, it […]

How to Get a Moving Truck Donated for Temporary Use

If you have a heart of gold and your passion for helping others extends beyond your nine-to-five day, then you are probably looking for a way to do more…with less.  Have the following questions crossed your mind: How do I stretch every dollar donated? How to find more hands to make light work of an […]

How to Read Your Rental Contract

It’s moving day! Yay, you’re full of excitement and many mixed emotions as the BIG day has arrived! A walk-around  to check your rental truck has been done, papers have been signed but as you leave the center, you look at the contract you just signed and think, ‘How do I read my rental contract?’ […]

Fuel Saving Truck Features

Lets face it, nobody likes paying for gas and typically the bigger vehicle you drive, the more you have to pay at the pump.   And while the thought of putting gas in a 26 ft box truck can be scary, the folks at U-Haul have developed a number of fuel-saving truck features that have […]