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 for a Successful In-Town Truck Rental

If you’re moving within your city limits, you’ll most likely need an in-town truck rental. This means you’ll be returning your U-Haul truck to the same location you picked it up from. There are a few things to consider about your move in order to save yourself time and money. Here are some tips for […]

Moving with a 15′ U-Haul Truck

Are you moving into a 1-2-bedroom apartment or house? You might be transitioning from your college apartment to something with a bit more space. Perhaps you’re purchasing a small home with your significant other. For this size of a move, a 15′ U-Haul truck is the one for the job. It can take on your […]

How to Transport Your DIY Wedding Decorations and Essentials

If you’re planning a wedding, there’s a lot to do. If you choose the DIY approach, you have to organize every detail. The good news is, there are several ways to get everything to your venue on the big day. Here’s how to transport your DIY wedding decorations and essentials: Flowers and Things Whether you […]

How to Move a Refrigerator

We’ve all heard the joke “Is your refrigerator running? Well, you’d better go catch it!” But when you’re planning your next big move, you may wish your fridge could run up the ramp and into the back of the U-Haul truck to save you a lot of work. Unless you are a fine art collector, a […]

Things to Remember After a U-Haul Reservation is Made

Free Storage U-Haul offers free storage for 30 days (if it is available) to any customer who rents a one-way truck or a trailer. Did you know you can get the free storage at your originating city as well as your destination city? Many times someone may have to move out quickly before they are able to find a […]

Benefits of a One-Way Moving Truck Rental

When it comes time to schedule your  reservation on moving day, you will have to decide whether a one-way moving truck rental or an in-town rental best suits your needs. If you plan on moving to a new city or are moving out of state, a one-way truck rental is a no-brainer. Obviously you aren’t […]

Tips to Start a Food Truck

One thing better than delicious food is being able to grab delicious food on the go. As the mobile food industry becomes increasingly popular, the number of food truck owners increases with it. There’s no wonder why so many people are hopping on board, buying their own truck and becoming the food truck entrepreneurs of […]

SafeMove or SafeMove Plus — Coverage Series

Here at Moving Insider, we’ve been taking some time to cover the different protection options you have when dealing with rental moving equipment or self-storage units. As we start to wrap up, I want to cover a topic that we get a lot of questions about. People who are moving know that they need some […]

How to Rent a Moving Truck

Updated on 2/10/17 Once you’ve decided that a DIY move is the way to go, you will need to rent a moving truck. Below is the process you can expect when renting a moving truck. Before you rent a truck, remember: There is a minimum age requirement for renting a truck, depending on the company. U-Haul requires […]