How to Plan Your Next Move

No two moves are the same but one thing they all share in common is an expectation of stress and physical labor on moving day. The logistics alone are enough to raise even your most prepared DIY’ers blood pressure. However, organization can help with making your move smoother. But where do you begin? Here’s how […]

Tips for Moving Frequently

Moving is almost always a large undertaking. Whether it’s across town or across the country, nerves and patience can be tested if things don’t go as planned. Even though moving often isn’t an ideal situation, some groups of people cannot avoid moving frequently. These groups include: Students attending university that choose to go home during […]

3 Ways to Make Moving Day Efficient

Moving Day means the start of a new adventure. In starting that adventure, you’ll want to make moving day efficient. It can be as easy as 1, 2, 3. Follow these three steps: 1. Make a Packing Plan Ahead of your move, make sure to create a timeline to follow. You can use our timeline […]

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 […]

Sustainable Moving in Ontario

The beautiful province of Ontario, Canada houses cities known for their sustainable initiatives, which have been created thanks to social demand. At U-Haul, our commitment to sustainability has led us to create products and services to support Ontario’s sustainable lifestyle. We now offer the solution to sustainable moving in Ontario with our Ready-To-Go Boxes. 4 […]

Solutions for a Last-Minute Move

Moving to a new place is exciting, but sometimes we find ourselves with little time to pack. That’s okay, we’ve all been there! A last-minute move is not as uncommon as you may think, but it can be easier than it usually is. We have some expert tips to avoid procrastination and have a successful […]

Things to Know About Driving a U-Haul Truck

If you’ve never driven a moving truck, you might feel a bit intimidated by the idea. However, it’s easier than you may think. Like anything else on moving day, you’ll do fine as long as you plan ahead and do your research. Below are some things to know about driving a U-Haul truck: Reserving After […]

Moving with a 20′ U-Haul Truck

Do you have a 2-3-bedroom move coming up? Perhaps you have an expanding family or you’re moving into a home with a couple of roommates. For this size move, you’ll want to rent a 20’ truck. Whether you have a local or a one-way move, there are several reasons why this is the perfect truck […]

Tips When Loading a U-Haul Truck

When embarking on a move, the excitement can make you want to just pack what you can – and go! Taking the extra time to plan it out will ensure you have a smooth moving experience. When loading a U-Haul truck, you want to be careful where you place things to keep your belongings as safe as possible.  Here are some […]

Reasons to Rent a Pickup Truck

When you think of U-Haul, you probably think of large moving trucks.  However, not every move has to be a big one.  For those smaller projects and moves, you might want to rent a pickup truck which can be a great solution.  Whether you are looking to move a couch, haul away some tree clippings, or tow a […]

Protecting Leather on Moving Day

Leather furniture can certainly be a staple piece to any room. It brings natural beauty and elegance into any space. However, if you plan on moving and have a leather furniture piece, you’ll want to take additional steps to protect it. It’s not as simple as picking up grandma’s old fabric couch and putting it in the back […]

Things To Do the First Night in Your New Home

Congratulations! Your move is over. But, now what? You’re probably exhausted from a long day (or several days) of moving. Boxes are piled in every room and you have no idea where the toilet paper is. All you want to do is shower, order a pizza and sleep. Here’s a must-do list for the perfect […]