Tips For Driving A Moving Truck

If you’re anything like me, the transition from driving a Honda Civic to a 26′ moving truck was intimidating. I had never driven anything that big in my life, and the reassurance of damage coverage still had me shaking in my boots. Here are some tips for driving a moving truck that will have you […]

Valentine’s Day Craft for Your Classroom

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time for teachers to make some creative, love-themed crafts with their students–and with a few simple supplies, your class will be taking home some truly fridge-worthy projects! Follow these steps with your students to create a lovely Hanging “LOVE” Board this Valentine’s Day! What You Need Small Moving Box (Use one from […]

How to Maximize Valentine’s Day Deliveries

The biggest lovey-dovey day of the year is just around the corner, and many businesses have loads of Valentine’s Day gifts to deliver. For the most efficient deliveries this year–whether it be in the form of chocolates, flowers, wine or boxed gifts–having a business account will give you a leg up in spreading the love this […]

How Much Can You Fit in a U-Box Container?

If moving by truck or trailer is not an option for your next move, do not fret! A third option is available for your move: the U-Box® moving container! U-Box containers make moving and storage convenient, provide less worry through various delivery and pick up solutions, plus are perfect for moves across town or across the […]

DIY Halloween Crafts: Pumpkins

Halloween is near and the sight of Jack-O-Lanterns on doorsteps will become more and more common. As the temperatures drop and the creepy decorations go up, you’ll want to start getting ready with your Halloween decorations. Give your wallet a break and make your own DIY Halloween crafts this year. Hanging Jack-O-Lanterns Set yourself apart […]

How to Improve Your Home Office

  De-Clutter A home office should be a place of organization and all together comfort. You want your workspace to be clutter free so you can get to the important things you have going on in your day to day. Disorganization and clutter can be a constant battle in your home office if you don’t […]

How do you find and rent a storage unit?

The boxes are packed, the truck is loaded and your belongings are being taken into your new home. As you begin to unpack and arrange rooms, you realize there are things that you want to keep but are not an immediate need to be kept in sight. Maybe your new home doesn’t have enough closet/storage space and you […]

How to Plan a Renovation

If you are a homeowner (or even if you’re not), I’m sure at some point you have spent countless weekends on the couch watching DIY marathons of people buying homes and then throwing on safety goggles and karate kicking through drywall to fix them up. You may then start thinking about all the things you […]

Grilled Bacon Apple Pork Chops

Grilling season is upon us so fill up that propane tank, wipe the dust off your grill and get cooking! We asked U-Haul team members to submit their favorite grilling recipes and we picked some of our favorites. This recipe proves that everything is better with bacon. These bacon wrapped, apple stuffed pork chops were submitted by team member Skylar […]

Grilling Times: Boneless Chicken Breast

Grilled chicken is basically a staple food. You toss it on top of a salad, add some to a pizza, serve it over a bed of noodles, of just enjoy it as is. No matter how it is that you like to eat your grilled chicken, you need to grill your breasts just right first. Grilling […]

Get Involved Series – Family in a New Community

You have returned your family’s moving truck and your move is officially over.  Now what?  The most important thing you can do for your family to make a move last, is to get involved.  If you are moving in the summer with kids it is important to get involved quickly because kids do not have school to meet new […]

Age to Rent a Trailer

Getting ready for your next move? Having to decide between a truck or a trailer is just one of the questions to ask but as you begin planning your next move, there are a few more questions that come to mind to someone whom may have never rented a truck, let alone a trailer. What is […]