Housewarming Gifts For Your New Neighbor

You’ve seen a moving truck, moving helpers, and plenty of boxes in front of the home that had a “for sale” sign in its yard, so that means you have new neighbors! It’s exciting to have new individuals relocate to your community, and you can help transition them during their move. They’ll be tired from hauling […]

Top 5 Ways to Relax After Your Move

Moving is a stressful time; it’s no secret that packing up all your stuff in the moving truck and taking it to a different location can cause a few headaches. But what a lot of DIY movers don’t realize is the need to de-compress after the completion of a move and before resuming the regular […]

Grilling Season Propane Contest

Welcome to grilling season 2013! If you’re ready to bring back your favorite summer grilling recipes, propane is the cleanest and safest way to do it!! U-Haul is sponsoring a contest this month to help you to take to the grill armed with everything you need to make this season a success. Details of the propane contest […]

Friday Fun with Stretch Plastic Wrap

As you probably know by now, us moving insiders are always trying to find new and creative ways to reuse moving supplies. This week, we had some extra stretch plastic wrap and, of course, our imaginations began running wild. In this post, we will share our favorite ideas for reusing stretch plastic wrap! Idea #1: […]

8 Types of Moving Help for DIY Movers

Hundreds of thousands of families move into a new place every year, many of which ask friends and family to help rather than hiring moving help.  This post is a compilation of eight of the most common types of moving help that just may be helping you move into your new place. 1. The Delegator […]

Celebrate the New Year with Bubble Wrap

It’s the last day of the year, so you’re probably getting ready for your big  NYE celebration with friends and family. To finish up our series of creative uses for bubble wrap, why not go out with a bang (or “pop” in this case)! Here are a couple ways to incorporate bubble wrap into your New Year’s […]

Seasonal Uses for Bubble Wrap

When it comes to bubble wrap, the first thing I think of is… POP! The joy of bubble wrap is just an added bonus to its many functional uses.  We all know bubble wrap is great for packing and protecting your fragile goods, but did you know that there are many other uses for bubble […]

What Are You Thankful for?

Thanksgiving traditions are many. Whether you’re playing a family football game out back, or sitting down together to a hearty turkey dinner, spending time with loved ones and remembering all we have to be thankful for is what this holiday is all about. Giving thanks is something we should do year round, but especially today. […]

Tasty Fried Turkey Recipe Contest- Win an Oil-Less Turkey Fryer!

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and while we’re preparing our bellies for the feast that awaits, we’d like to hear your favorite fried turkey recipes. Submit your favorite turkey recipe to us for a chance to win a Big Easy Oil-less Turkey Fryer. There are 5 Ways To Enter Facebook:  Post your submission to the […]

Creative Halloween Costumes

Our Boo-Haul Halloween Costume Contest is now over! See the winners here. We have had some great entries so far to our Boo-Haul Halloween Costume Contest.  Today, we are going to share with you some of the creative Halloween costumes that have been sent to us. If you create a costume this year for yourself, […]

Living in a Haunted House

Last year for Halloween we gave you some fun tips for moving into a haunted house. If that sounds like something that is right up your alley, then you are in luck.  The home used for the classic scary movie “The Amityville Horror” is now for sale. If you are looking in the Toms River, […]

4 iPhone Music Apps for Moving

You’re getting ready to make the a long haul across the county, so you better get prepared with some good tunes! You’ll want to make sure you download and test your favorite iPhone music apps before you move. This way you will have playlists and channels ready for listening so you don’t have to fumble with your […]