How to Pack Glasses for Moving Day

Not a packing pro? Don’t worry, you’ve come to the right place. Many of us have expensive or special tableware in our kitchen that we’d like to preserve during the moving process. From daily use glasses to fine china, here are some tips on how to pack glasses like a pro: Step 1: Get the […]

Are Wardrobe Boxes Right for Your Move?

Have you ever thrown all your clothes into trash bags at the last minute during your move? Yep, we’ve all been there…done that. You also probably relate to the struggle of unpacking trash bags and finding your clothes so wrinkled that you have to throw them in the dryer before setting up your new closet […]

How to Declutter Your Home With a U-Box® Container

Do you have any unused items lying around at your home that crowd your living space? The furniture you are not ready to part with? The solution is simple – U-Box® containers to declutter your home and make storage of these items convenient, flexible and secure. What is a U-Box® container? U-Box® containers are made […]

8 Reasons for Summer Storage

Are you planning any vacations this summer? Perhaps you have winter clothing taking up space in your closet. For these and several other reasons, you may benefit from renting your own storage unit! Here are 7 reasons for summer storage: 1. Snow Gear If you enjoy snow sports during the winter, you most likely have […]

How to Set Up a Work from Home Office

More than three million American employees work from home at least part-time, according to Global Workplace Analytics. These workers compose nearly three percent of today’s workforce; increasing 103% since 2005. With so many employees telecommuting—at least—part-time, creating a dedicated workspace that is, both, functional and inspirational is ideal. U-Haul provides many work from home opportunities throughout […]

How to KonMari Your Move

If you’re reading this, you most likely know about the KonMari Method and are interested in learning how it can help you move. For those of you who have no idea what KonMari means, here’s a brief description of this “life-changing” system. Marie Kondo, a Japanese organizing consultant, wrote a book about decluttering that has […]

How to Lighten Your Load Before a Move

  If you’re about to move, your time is precious. You don’t want to waste it packing things you won’t even use in your new home. Here are a few tips for how to lighten your load before moving day: Set Aside Time It’s difficult to find time for things we want to do, let […]

How to Cut Self Storage Costs

We all get more than enough bills each month, so it’s important to save money where you can. For some people a storage unit isn’t just a luxury; it’s an absolute necessity, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other ways to cut self-storage costs. Here are five easy ways you can start saving money. Organization […]

Creating a Bullet Journal Moving Inventory

Anyone who has moved before knows that moving can be a chaotic process, especially the packing and unpacking part. It can be very frustrating trying to find that one item after you’ve moved, but you can’t remember what box you packed it in. But, there’s a way to avoid this moving madness. Create a box […]

College Senior To-Do List

If you’re entering your senior year of college, there’s a certain number of things to think about ahead of graduation and moving out. Preparing for the working world, living on your own and having no built-in vacation time are not easy transitions to make, so it’s best to face the senior year with an attitude […]

Using a Bullet Journal to Plan Your Move

There are thousands of ways to use a bullet journal to help organize your life. (Curious about the bullet journal system? Check out this blog.) When you’re planning a move, there are countless things to keep track of. You’ve got to-do lists coming out of your ears. During the planning process, you’ll have to make […]