How to Decide When to Move in Together

Like your first kiss, moving in with your partner is  another monumental moment in your relationship, and should not be taken lightly. So, how do you decide when to move in together? Well, you may consider taking an online relationship quiz like this one on Quality Health, or ask your friends and family their opinions, […]

Insider’s Scoop: Hurricane Sandy Relief Resources

Help is on the way this week. Hurricane Sandy has wreaked havoc on many parts of the Eastern United States. Our thoughts, support, and hearts go out to the people who have been affected by this catastrophic event. During this difficult time, many companies are stepping forward to help those who in need. Below is […]

First Time Homebuyer – Shopping For a Home Loan

Purchasing your first home can be a complex process, but keeping yourself organized is your key to success. Before shopping for homes and figuring out which neighborhoods you like best, you’ll need to figure out what you can afford. You will also need to prepare all your financial documents to apply for a loan. Can […]

How to Store your Halloween Costumes

What do The Statue of Liberty, Alice in Wonderland, Christmas Morning*, Zombie football players and Bacon all have in common?  Those are some of the Halloween costumes my kids have used over the years! Some I want to keep forever; others I had no choice but to let them become play costumes (or jammies) after […]

Understanding Your Towing Capabilities: An Interview with Bob De Kruyff

When it comes to renting a trailer, it is very important to have a good understanding of your vehicle’s towing capabilities. We sat down with moving and safety expert, Bob De Kruyff from U-Haul to get answers to the most important questions you may have when it comes to understanding your towing capacity. Review our […]

Quiz: Are You a Hoarder?

You have probably seen one of the many television shows about hoarding. Have you looked around your home and see some of the same issues that you saw on television?  Hoarding is a serious issue that may affect between 2-5% of the population. Here are some questions to see if you may be a hoarder: Question 1: […]

Moving in the Winter: Part 2, Fun

In “Moving in the Winter: Part 1, Safety,” we covered how to stay safe while moving in the winter. This post will cover how to have an enjoyable cold-weather move. I don’t know about you, but I think there is a lot of fun to be had when it’s cold out! What to wear I […]

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, […]

When is the Best Time to Move?

Many factors will determine when the best time to move is for you. Situations such as lease agreements, home selling and work and school schedules will all have some bearing on when you move. But, if you have the luxury of planning the dates of your move in advance, you can save time, money, and […]

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, […]

Moving in the Winter: Part 1, Safety

Brrr! It’s fall and winter is just around the corner. Can you believe that some areas are already seeing some snow? If you are planning on moving in the winter, we want to make sure your move is smooth and drama-free. Here are several ways you can stay safe during the cold weather months. Loading/Unloading […]

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 […]