How to Make a City Apartment Feel like Home

A house (or apartment) is only shelter. A home is a safe haven — one that encompasses your personality and provides just the right backdrop for memories to come. Once the moving boxes are unpacked, implement these tips on how to turn an average Joe apartment into a personalized space! Here are 8 gorgeous and surprisingly […]

Moving Tips for Senior Citizens

Moving day for senior citizens can come with added stress, as many are moving out of their longtime homes into smaller apartments. For many of us with aging parents, ensuring a relaxed move carries enormous importance–so follow these tips to have a smooth moving day. Don’t over-exert yourself Moving for seniors presents more challenges than […]

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 […]

Is My Move Insured?

Nobody thinks they will get into an accident, until it’s already happened. Even though you have a million other things on your mind during a move, you should definitely set aside some time to get familiar with what coverage you currently have, and whether it will apply to your moving truck rental. Here’s some commonly asked […]

What to Know About Your Moving Help Providers

Moving to a new house, apartment or condo is an exciting event. You have a new city to explore, a new home to decorate and maybe even enjoy that new furniture smell. However, all of that excitement can quickly be ruined if you are caught blinded by your moving labor. Do your research beforehand, because there are a lot of great […]

Living in Portland

There are few cities greener than Portland. In fact, it is sometimes referred to as the City of Roses because of the many rose gardens found within its limits. If you are moving there soon, or perhaps have already made it your home, one of the most important things you need to do is get acquainted with […]

Moving to Baltimore

So you’re looking for a change, and are entertaining the idea of moving to Baltimore? If you are a history buff, you won’t be disappointed. In fact, Baltimore is home to Fort McHenry, the birthplace of our national anthem! However, you need to consider a lot more than just fun facts about a city’s history before you […]

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 […]

Get Involved Series – Couple in a New City

You and your significant other have returned the moving truck and put away the last dish.  As much as you love them, there is only so much time you can spend just the two of you.  As a couple in a new city there are a lot of ways to get involved in your community! […]

Living in Calgary

So you’ve recently moved to Calgary? Once the moving truck is dropped off and the boxes are unpacked, you can dive in and learn what your new city has to offer. Here are some tips on how to make living in Calgary feel like home: Culture Once you’re living in Stampede City, you will see […]

Moving to Kitchener

Kitchener, Ontario is home to over 219,000 people.  The neighboring cities of Cambridge and Waterloo complete the metropolitan area, making the metropolis the fourth largest in Ontario.  These three cities are known as the “Tri-Cities”. New U-Haul Product Available in Kitchener, Ontario We are now offering a new product in Kitchener, Ontario! These plastic and eco-friendly […]

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 […]