The Complete Guide to Glamping

Whether you’re getting the gang together for a bachelorette party or simply taking a few nights off, glamping is a luxurious take on an old-time favorite. The concept here is pretty straight-forward; glamorous camping = glamping! Bust out your pillows, robes, and pampering essentials because we’ve put together the complete guide to aid you in “roughing […]

How Long Does it Take to Paint a Room? Tips for Home Painting.

How long does it take to paint a room? Painting comes down to two things: How much prep work was done in advance and how long it takes your paint to dry? We’ll focus on prepping the room beforehand as this will help to speed up the painting process the most. Here are some tips […]

Safe Camping with a Portable Fire Ring

The increasing number of forest fires has forced many camp grounds to restrict the usage of wood fires. However, outdoor enthusiast don’t have to miss out on the warmth, light and utility of a controlled flame. Compact and convenient, safe camping with a portable fire ring allows you to enjoy the outdoors while being ‘forest-fire […]

Preparing for College Move-In

Preparing for your college move-in as a freshman is stressful. You may be thinking “What should I take to school? What kind of essentials do I need for dorm room living?” This college shopping list will help you create a moving plan and make shopping easier. Depending on your needs, you can adjust the list […]

How U-Box Containers Work For Temporary Storage

As we progress into a new decade, how we move should also progress. It shouldn’t be reliant on another company’s time. It should be based on your schedule and your needs. This is where a U-Box container becomes your go-to moving choice. Envision this scenario. You received an unbelievable offer on your house that you […]

5 Things Vegetarians Should Know About Grilling

Summer is here! Bring on the sun, ice cold lemonades, and lots and lots of grilling! There’s just something about the grill that makes food taste better–not to mention the feeling you get when your grill adds those perfectly-seared lines on your food. Most often when we think about grilling, we think about burgers, steaks, and […]

Collegeboxes And Penn State Move Out

Moving During a Pandemic: Penn State Move Out As the stay-at-home orders begin to ease more students are preparing to wrap up the school year with the final move out. That’s where Collegeboxes comes into play. By following local government guidelines, Collegeboxes is able to provide safe and efficient services to students and their families […]

Contactless Move-Out with Collegeboxes

This year’s move out is unique since many college students are unable to return to school to retrieve their personal belongings. As a COVID-19 essential service provider, Collegeboxes® has recently added packing to our list of services. By following local government guidelines, we continue to provide safe and efficient services to students and their families. […]

10 Fun Activities to Do In Your Own Backyard

There are some fun things to do at home without leaving the comfort of your own yard. It just takes some creativity and thinking outside the box to get them started. 1. Gardening Starting a garden can be quite a task, but growing your own flowers, plants, and vegetables is a perpetual reward. Something you […]

Here’s How Your Business Can Use Self-Storage

Running a business can be a difficult task and it’s important to understand all of the elements that can help you along the way. If you’re a business with lots of equipment, inventory that changes quickly, or a planner that always has extra things, U-Haul corporate rental storage options could be the perfect fit for you and your team.  […]

Safe Trailering: Mixing Safety and Fun

People come to U-Haul centers every day to rent trailers for their moves but for most, it is not every day they use a trailer. What may be common sense to some is not to others. As a result, it is our responsibility to spread road-safety awareness throughout our communities. To do this, U-Haul participates […]