Moving Tips for College Grads

Four years of college have passed in the blink of an eye and suddenly your undergrad journey closes as you walk across the stage, throw your cap in the air, and say “I did it!” If you had a dollar for every time someone asked you your plans after graduation, you would not be frantically […]

5 Types of Roommates

Say goodbye to the comforts of your childhood home and hello to the confines of college living. Whether you are moving into a snug dorm room or an on-campus apartment, it is likely you’ll have a roommate to share it with– for better or worse. Here is a list of 5 types of roommates that you […]

How Much Weight Can My Vehicle Tow?

From time to time you may wonder, “Can I rent a trailer and haul that giant marble statue I want to buy so badly?” Luckily, U-Haul’s website makes it easy to see how much you can expect to tow with your vehicle and one of their trailers! The first step is to go to the trailers […]

Buying vs. Renting a Trailer

Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner, which means it is time to start checking tasks off your never ending to-do list. Whether you are packing up for a move, heading on a camping trip, or doing landscaping work, a handy dandy trailer is essential to haul materials and items. You may […]

Why Should I Buy a Lamp Box?

After you unplug the lamps in your old home, you may wonder how you are going to safely transport your luminous items. Well, we have a solution that will leave you with a light bulb lighting up over your head– figuratively of course! The lamp box is the ideal way to make sure your light […]

Packing and Storing Vinyl Records

Compact disks and digital music may have you thinking vinyl records are an ancient thing of the past, but think again! Whether nostalgia, a desire for an intimate sound, or your collection of choice, grandparents and millennials alike cannot get enough of vinyl records. If you are packing to move to your new home or your […]

Buying your First House: Part 1

Buying your first house is a decision that should not be taken lightly.  I have been thinking about buying a home for some time and it is exciting!  That being said, it is also important to consider all the details and how your life will change.  Long before you ever see your first house there […]

The 5 Types of Neighbors

As you drive your moving truck to your new neighborhood, you may be greeted with friendly waves, a helping hand, or even some baked goods! From condos to apartments to houses, neighbors of all kinds exist– and like your family, you cannot pick them. The people we call our neighbors contribute to our day to […]

9 Steps to Moving Like a Pro

When you decide it is time to move, you experience a mixture of emotions.  One minute you are excited at the possibilities of a new start, the next minute you are stressed and thinking about all the things that must be done before you experience the benefits and last you can be found on the […]

How to Save Time on Your Move

Moving is considered a major milestone in life. Whether you are embarking on your seventh or preparing for your first, everyone knows that moving is a daunting task that can take a lot of time. Did you know that with the proper planning and equipment you can save time during your move? Throw procrastination and […]

Total Weight You Can Haul in a Moving Truck

Depending on what stage you’re at in life, you may have a lot of things to haul in your upcoming move. The question for some may be, “Should I rent a moving truck for all my stuff, or will my friend’s van work?” While for others the answer to that is obvious, and the real mystery is […]

21 Tips For An Easy Move

Moving Day… Two words that can leave any novice mover with dread. Moving from your previous home to your new abode can seem like an overwhelming challenge. Leave the nervousness and days of stress behind with preparation, packing, and then perform. Take the mayhem out of moving with these tips that will make any do-it-yourself […]