What to Put in Each Moving Box Size

When packing up your belongings, it is important to put items in the right moving box size. This will ensure that you don’t break your back trying to carry items and your belongings remain the most secure. For example, a larger sized moving box may have more space, but that doesn’t mean you should put […]

Moving Rental Cancellations

So, you have your moving truck reserved and have mapped out your travel route. You’ve even begun packing up your belongings in preparation for your big move. But then…something happens; life changes course. There are numerous reasons as to why you may need to cancel a U-Haul reservation; from a simple change of heart to financial […]

Moving to Howard University

Veritas et Utilitas, or “Truth and Service” will be the new motto to live by when you move to Howard University.  Founded in 1867, Howard is a private research university located in Washington, D.C.  About 11,000 students study a wide variety of programs at Howard while also servicing many communities.  Read up on these Howard […]

Moving to Tufts University

If you’re about to attend Tufts University, prepare to study at one of the top schools in the nation while living in a quaint New England setting.  Tufts was founded in 1852, and the main campus is located in Medford, Massachusetts.  The school currently has over 11,500 students at four campuses.  Before you hurry over […]

A Complete Guide to Moving Furniture

If you are reading this, I assume you have an upcoming move or are in need of moving furniture in the near future. Like any successful move, you will need to plan. To do that, simply answer these two questions: when and where. Where do you need to move the piece of furniture? When do you need […]

Moving to Notre Dame

Prepare to enter Fighting Irish territory!  Established in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is a private Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana.  The Leprechaun motto is “Vita Dulcedo Spes,” or “Life, Sweetness, Hope.”  If you’re about to move to Notre Dame, take a look at these university details and tips for moving […]

7 Ways to Get Your Kids Excited About Moving

Handling all the details of a move is one thing, but worrying about how it may be affecting your kids is another. When that moving truck or trailer hits your driveway, you want your little ones to be ready for it. Even better, you want them to look forward to it. Fortunately, there are several things […]

How to Hire Moving Day Help

There’s so much to consider when moving, and it can all get overwhelming.  Not to mention, it’s difficult trying to bribe friends and family to come to spend a day helping you move.  Although having loved ones there to help load up the moving truck can be a fun way to get through it, more than […]

Moving with a 26′ U-Haul Truck

Preparing for a move with a large family means your load is overwhelming. It may seem like you’ll never be able to bring it all, but don’t worry. If you’re planning to move into a home with four or more bedrooms, then a 26′ U-Haul truck is the one for you! Bigger families moving in-town […]

Moving with a 10′ U-Haul Truck

Are you getting ready to move to your college dorm?  Venturing away from home into your first one-bedroom apartment? If this is the case, you probably won’t need a huge U-Haul truck.  Whether you’re moving out for the first time or you just have a modest load, a 10′ U-Haul truck is a terrific method for […]

Moving to Duke University

It’s time to move to one of the highest ranked universities in the nation!  With nearly 15,000 students, Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina and occupies nearly 8,600 acres on three campuses.  Duke is a private research university that was founded in 1838, its motto being “Eruditio et Religio” or “Knowledge and Faith.”  Before […]

Moving Timeline Infographic

Moving day is upon us! What seems like plenty of time to pack up your old home and transition to your new is in fact the opposite. Trust me when I say, it will pass at the blink of an eye. Do not let procrastination knock on your door. It is never too early to […]