When to use Cushion Foam vs. Enviro-Bubble®

Cushion Foam and Enviro-Bubble® — Both are commonly used moving supplies designed to pack and protect your belongings. Furthermore, both items are 100% recyclable, making them equally environmentally friendly packing supplies. So, as you start planning and picking up supplies for your move, how do you determine which you need or if you should you both? […]

Moving with a 15′ U-Haul Truck

Are you moving into a 1-2-bedroom apartment or house? You might be transitioning from your college apartment to something with a bit more space. Perhaps you’re purchasing a small home with your significant other. For this size of a move, a 15′ U-Haul truck is the one for the job. It can take on your […]

Benefits of a Lifting Strap or Moving Harness

If you’re like me, you were not built for heavy lifting. To lift any sort of large appliances or furniture piece, I would need an extra hand… but sometimes that’s even more awkward. Now both of you are gripping to the corners of this washing machine for dear life with uneven weight distribution. Moreover, all […]

How to Transport Your DIY Wedding Decorations and Essentials

If you’re planning a wedding, there’s a lot to do. If you choose the DIY approach, you have to organize every detail. The good news is, there are several ways to get everything to your venue on the big day. Here’s how to transport your DIY wedding decorations and essentials: Flowers and Things Whether you […]

What to Do With Your Food When Moving

Let’s face it, whether you’re moving near or far the idea of cleaning out your refrigerator is the last thing you want to think about. Let alone the idea of throwing away food?! Tragic. There are several ways to easily move without tossing out any expensive groceries! Here are some general tips when you want to bring […]

How To Move by Yourself

Sometimes, moving alone is your only option. Perhaps you received help on one end to pack your boxes, but you’ve now moved to an unfamiliar city where you don’t know anyone who could help. Maybe your friends and family just all happen to be unavailable at the particular time you’re going to be moving. Whatever the reason […]

Tips When Loading a U-Haul Truck

When embarking on a move, the excitement can make you want to just pack what you can – and go! Taking the extra time to plan it out will ensure you have a smooth moving experience. When loading a U-Haul truck, you want to be careful where you place things to keep your belongings as safe as possible.  Here are some […]

How To Pack and Move Your Bed

Cuddly and warm – and probably your favorite place to be is in bed. Nothing beats a long day like crawling under the covers and closing your eyes. That being said, you’ll want to make sure your bed is set up after a hard day’s work of moving. Read more on how to safely and swiftly move […]

Small Scale Moving: Making a Small Move a Success

You won’t necessarily need a 26′ U-Haul truck every time you move. In fact, a decent percentage of moves are small and occur just between apartments. Whether you are about to begin dorm life, switch your office space, or help Mom and Dad move into a retirement community, we are here to help! Consider these small scale moving tips below: […]

5 Reasons Collegeboxes is Worth Your Money

Think how many times you might move during your college career. You move to college, back home, or for a study abroad move. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed with everything you need to do.  We understand moving can be tough, especially if you’re doing everything on your own. Apply the tips you learn in this post and consider shipping, transportation, and storage taken done.   With Collegeboxes, […]

Reasons to Rent a Pickup Truck

When you think of U-Haul, you probably think of large moving trucks.  However, not every move has to be a big one.  For those smaller projects and moves, you might want to rent a pickup truck which can be a great solution.  Whether you are looking to move a couch, haul away some tree clippings, or tow a […]

Moving to Waco, Texas

If you’re a fan of HGTV’s hit show Fixer Upper, you probably have an affection for shiplap and you certainly know who Chip and Joanna Gaines are. More likely than not, you’ve thought “I should move to Waco so I can buy a house and have Chip and Joanna fix it up for me.” Well, […]