Guide to a Perfect Garden

Springtime is here and Summer isn’t far around the corner, which means it is the perfect time to start your garden. Before you start planting your favorite vegetables or flowers, you should learn a couple easy tricks. Tip 1: Think Before Planting No two plants are the same nor are the atmospheres they are growing. […]

Does Towing a Trailer Affect Turning?

Whether it’s your first time moving with a trailer or your 20th time, the same rules still apply…slow down when trailering. Driving a car trailer combination is not the same as driving your car alone. You should always reduce your normal driving speed when towing. You will see that it’s posted on most highways and […]

How Heavy Should You Pack a Box?

No matter how far away or how close your move is approaching, when it comes to packing do not overload your box. As much as we want to get it over and done with, strategically and carefully packing a box will be well worth it. Besides, who wants to be that person that has a […]

The Difference Between a One-Way Move & In-Town Move

As you plan your upcoming move, you are asked if it will be a one-way move or in-town move. If you’re a bit unsure of the answer, that’s okay! Our team of experts can be able to help make your move easier and help you determine which move you will be conducting. One-Way Move Now if you’re […]

How to Fix Your Rental Contract Error

It’s your moving day, you just done your walk-around inspection and have left the lot of your pick up location. Although, after you return home and get ready to load your belongings, you finally have a chance to thoroughly look at your rental contract and notice something is a little off. We’re all  human and […]

How to deal with a last minute reservation change

Your moving boxes are packed, the driving route is set, your movers are confirmed and all that is left to do is pick up the moving truck. However, with just a moment’s notice, you are contacted and told your reservation has been changed! Alas, don’t panic if this type of situation occurs. Keep calm and our Ask The […]

How to Modify or Cancel a Reservation

We all know, life happens. Sometimes events or scheduled plans have to be canceled or rescheduled. Moving is a big life event and even still, sometimes rearrangements have to be made and may cause a scheduled move to be canceled. So if this is the case, the inevitable happens and you have to modify or cancel […]

How to Drop Off Equipment After Hours

Updated 4/16/19 Need to drop off rental equipment at U-Haul after or before hours? No problem! Truck Share 24/7 is available to customers who are either returning rental vehicles after business hours or want to return the rental online during regular business hours without the help of a U-Haul location’s customer service representative. Read the […]

Split Dispatch for an Auto Transport and Moving truck

Your planning your next BIG move and everything must go…EVERYTHING! Your belongings, family and personal vehicle. So you’ll probably need to move your belongings in a moving truck and tow your personal vehicle on an auto transport. Here are a few tips for if you are considering this option. Auto Transport vs. Tow Dolly Once […]

How to Pay Your Storage Unit

You’ve signed all the paperwork and have packed your storage unit full, but how do you make your monthly payments? U-Haul storage facilities have options that make paying for your storage unit easy! In Person If you’d like to pay for your storage unit in person, you can do so at your storage facility. Automatic […]

How to Read Your Rental Contract

It’s moving day! Yay, you’re full of excitement and many mixed emotions as the BIG day has arrived! A walk-around  to check your rental truck has been done, papers have been signed but as you leave the center, you look at the contract you just signed and think, ‘How do I read my rental contract?’ […]

How Many Hours Do I Need for Moving Help Providers?

Moving Help Providers are professionals, and often people are amazed at how quickly they’re able to finish a job. However, Moving Help Providers are not superheroes. They can’t fly up four flights of stairs and lift a mattress with one hand and a dresser with another. Being able to estimate the number of hours you […]