Living in Los Angeles

When listing the most widely known cities on Earth, Los Angeles definitely comes close to the top of the list, partly because it has a little something for everyone. It doesn’t matter if you prefer city life or a suburban atmosphere: “The City of Angels” has a spot for you. It also doesn’t hurt that […]

Cardboard Box Moving Hacks

The truth is out! You’ve been living in a state of denial up until this point. Cardboard boxes are not just for packing or DIY crafts! With the help of our moving experts from MovingHelp®, we’ve created a collection of moving hacks that you can do with leftover moving boxes: Cardboard Filler: If you have excess space […]

Tips For Driving A Moving Truck

If you’re anything like me, the transition from driving a Honda Civic to a 26′ moving truck was intimidating. I had never driven anything that big in my life, and the reassurance of damage coverage still had me shaking in my boots. Here are some tips for driving a moving truck that will have you […]

How Many Moving Help Providers Do I Need?

Moving–especially all on your own–can be stressful. Many people call on friends or family members to help them move; usually with the promise of free pizza in return. But what if you’re truly on your own for your move? U-Haul has partnered with Moving Help Marketplace, a service that allows you to locate professional movers locally. […]

Moving Tape 101: Getting to Know Your Adhesive Ally

Welcome to Moving Tape 101, your comprehensive guide to the world of tape. You may scoff and ask, “Why do I need a guide for tape? Seems pretty simple to me!” Well if that’s what you’re thinking; frankly, you’re wrong. Leave your preconceived notions at the door, because you’re about to experience a level of adhesive […]

Moving to Long Beach

Long Beach, California is the Aquatic Capital of America. The second largest city in the Los Angeles metropolitan area lies on the coastline of the Pacific Ocean and serves as one of the world’s busiest shipping ports. Moving to Long Beach can be a breeze. Just follow these tips! Weather Southern California is famous for its […]

Moving to Concord

Originally named Todos Santos, Concord, California is the eighth largest city in the Bay area, lying just 29 miles northeast of San Francisco. Concord is only a short drive from other major cities in Northern California, including Oakland, Sacramento, and San Jose. While the thought of moving to the Bay Area may seem overwhelming, we’re here […]

Moving to College Station

Judging by the name, it’s not hard to guess that College Station is a college town, but whether you’re a student or not it’s a great place to live! That being said, there are always things you need to consider before planning a move. What month has the best weather to move in? What’s the […]

When to Hire Moving Help Providers

Moving your furniture, wardrobe and various amounts of clutter can be a daunting task, but if you can determine the right time to hire moving help, you’ll be set for a smooth moving process. For all your moving help needs, U-Haul makes it easy. It’s as simple as clicking into a website for moving labor and […]

Moving to Henderson

Are you moving to Henderson, Nevada? It is the second largest city in Nevada after Las Vegas and is less than 20 miles away from Sin City and the Hoover Dam. It was voted one of the top 10 “Safest Cities in the United States” in 2011 and 2014 by Forbes and the FBI Uniform Crime Report, respectively. […]

Moving to Manteca

Thinking about moving to Manteca? The City of Manteca refers to itself as the “Family City”, and is located in central California at a crossroads of major highways with Stockton just to the North and Modesto to the South. Manteca is also about an equal drive (~1.5 hours) to San Francisco (West), San Jose (Southwest) […]

Moving to Missoula

Missoula is frequently recognized as the cultural center of Montana, with a handful of farmer’s and art markets, the state’s first university, and an eclectic mix of people–from college kids and retirees to sports fans and loggers. The city offers plenty of activities to fill your must-see list, so if you’re moving to Missoula, keep these […]