Five Signs You Need More Storage

If you’ve been strategically cramming your items into the same over-stuffed closet for years, it may be time to look into getting more storage. Renting a storage unit can be a great way to store your belongings if you have limited space (or simply a lot of stuff). In this post, we’ll share five signs you may […]

Five Tips for Storing Your Bicycle

Riding your bike is great way to improve your health, protect the environment, and even reduce stress. Proper care and maintenance of your bicycle are important; even when you aren’t using it. Storing your bicycle correctly will keep it in the best condition, and ultimately extend the use you get out of it. Follow the five steps […]

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 […]

Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Shipping and Shopping

Ahhh, the holidays… the most wonderful time of the year, and also the most stressful. Between holiday parties, family functions and all the work that comes along with the end of the year, it can be hard to stay on top of your holiday shipping and shopping alone. Luckily, we’ve laid out the most important things  you […]

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, […]

First Time Homebuyer – Shopping For a Home Loan

Purchasing your first home can be a complex process, but keeping yourself organized is your key to success. Before shopping for homes and figuring out which neighborhoods you like best, you’ll need to figure out what you can afford. You will also need to prepare all your financial documents to apply for a loan. Can […]

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 […]

When is the Best Time to Move?

Many factors will determine when the best time to move is for you. Situations such as lease agreements, home selling and work and school schedules will all have some bearing on when you move. But, if you have the luxury of planning the dates of your move in advance, you can save time, money, and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Parents Moving in With You: How to Manage

Your parents have been there for you since the start of your life. For that, you will always want to repay them. Still, having  your parents moving in with you can be a tough adjustment in many ways. With housing foreclosures high, and the baby-boomer generation nearing retirement, more and more seniors are moving in […]