How Long Does It Take To Move?

How long does it take to move? Time can be tight when you are moving, so it is important to estimate how long it will take so you can plan accordingly. Start with a general rule of thumb – In addition to your travel time, a 1 bedroom or studio will generally take 2-3 hours […]

QUIZ: Is it Time to Move?

They say that home is where the heart is, but that may not be true for everyone. Perhaps you’ve been debating whether or not it’s time to move someplace new. If you are unsure, take this quiz to help you decide before taking the plunge. Upon completion, this page will refresh with your results below: If you […]

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. […]

How to Park and Back Up a Moving Trailer: A Lesson from a Pro

Backing up your car while hauling a trailer doesn’t have to be intimidating. All you need for success are a few helpful tips. Whether you are backing up for parking or loading, it is important to learn the proper technique. Practice makes it easier. Before You Start Driving Make sure you trailer is attached properly to your vehicle Verify all […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

7 Tips for Long-Term Storage

If you’ve decided to rent a long-term storage facility, then you want to make sure you pack well. So, what are the most important things to remember when you pack up your items? Read our list below to find out. Furniture covers and protectors: Even though your furniture is in an enclosed facility, you still want to […]

Romantic Moving Proposals

The most romantic moments can happen when you are least expecting them. Even moving? The answer is yes. If you don’t believe us, check out this romantic proposal video: So, here’s the scoop: Beth thinks boyfriend Pat is away at school. Meanwhile, some friends are delivering furniture to her apartment in a U-Haul truck. A […]

Insider’s Scoop: Moving, Storage, and Organization

This week in Moving, Storage, and Organization we share news about moving space shuttles, new organization Apps, and innovative storage solutions! I hope you Enjoy this week’s Insiders Scoop! Moving: The big move that everyone it talking about and taking pictures of is the Space Shuttle Endeavour’s big move  from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in […]