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 […]

Why You Need a Rooftop Carrier

Packing up the car for a move or road trip? Need a little bit more room, but don’t need a full trailer to haul the rest? Strap on a rooftop carrier, and you’re on your way to maximum car-loading efficiency. Equipped with 15 cubic feet of storage space atop your vehicle, the rooftop carrier is […]

Why You Need Furniture Pads For Your Move

Of course from the name you know that furniture pads can be used with furniture. What many don’t know, however, is that there are a lot of other ways furniture pads can be used for your move. Available for rental or purchase, furniture pads are a definite must-have when it comes to moving. Bonus: You […]

The Complete Guide to Moving to a New State

There are a lot of details to consider when moving to a new state.  Don’t fret!  Use this guide to make sure you plan and execute your move efficiently. Once you have made the decision that you are ready to move, begin preparing.  If you wait you will be stressed and will very likely not […]

Tips for Moving Out of Your Parent’s Home

For many, moving out of your parent’s home is a rite of passage, and that’s not surprising. There aren’t many other moments in one’s life that make you feel more like an “adult” than turning the key and stepping into your very own apartment or house. But like most things, moving out of your parents […]

How to Pack Your Shoes For a Move

Whether working, exercising, out for an evening or simply lounging around, don’t you always wish you had the perfect shoes for the moment? Wouldn’t it be great to have a pair for every occasion? Well, whether it’s perfect or not, it’s almost always a necessity to have shoes on your feet. In my opinion, a […]

Moving Tips for a Local Move

Not every move is a cross-country, multi-state journey. Sometimes, you just need to move across the city or even to the other side of the neighborhood. Here are some moving tips for a local move. Determine What Size Truck You’ll Need One of the most important decisions you’ll probably have to make is just how […]

Using U-Box® Containers for an Emergency Move

Life happens sometimes. Some things happen quickly and you aren’t always in control. Maybe a relative has called and explained that someone in your family is elderly, sick or injured and you need to get things moved ASAP. Maybe you or someone you know has had the unfortunate luck of living in an area that has been […]

Moving to The Catholic University of America

“Deus Lux Mea Est” or “God is my light” is the official motto of The Catholic University of America (CUA). Lying in the Nation’s Capital, CUA is the only national Catholic university and is home to over 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students. In fact, it was founded by Catholic Bishops and given a charter by […]

What To Know About Moving Season

It comes as a surprise to many people that there is technically a “moving season”, but almost half of all moves occur during the short few months between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Knowing this, what should you expect if you’re planning to move during moving season? Here’s a few tips that should prove useful. End of […]