Reusing Leftover Moving Supplies After the Move

Once you’ve completed your move and you’re unpacked and settled in, you may begin to wonder what to do with all of the leftover moving supplies you’ve collected in the process. If you know someone moving soon who could use them, then that’s great. But, if you don’t, there are many creative and ingenious ways […]

A Short Guide to Organizing the Small Stuff

Organizing small items hidden behind the doors of entertainment centers, storage cabinets, and on the shelves can often get be an after thought. Organizing these small, and often unseen spaces can help you feel more at ease because you will no longer have the thought of completing them looming over you. Follow the tips below, and cross […]

4 Tips for Towing a Trailer

When it comes to do-it-yourself moves, preparation and safety are both key. If you are renting a trailer to move your furniture and belongings, then take a look at our top four tips for a safe trailering experience. 1. Load the trailer heavy in the front The way you load your trailer will affect how the […]

Kitchen Organization: Tackling Your Clutter

Kitchens often become the hub of our homes, hosting impromptu gatherings and daily meal creation. So, for our summer organization and self storage series, we will start things off by providing some organization tips for this very room. Pantry:If you have a pantry, or special cabinet for dry storage of food such as cereal, noodles […]

Keep the Blood Flowing: Exercises for Your Move

Packing up your moving truck and heading to another state can be an exciting and memorable experience. Spending hours at a time driving, however, can be tiring. Even though you may be spending a full day or more in your U-Haul, you don’t have to forego exercising. Rest stops, and even convenience stores, present you […]

Propane Exchange vs. Refill: Myth Busted

You’re all moved into your new place and you want to have a cookout to celebrate. You go outside to warm up your grill and realize you need propane. Should you take it to the local exchange location or find a place to refill your tank? Below we “bust” some of the most common myths […]

Preparing for an Organization Overhaul

Yesterday marked the first day of summer! While the temperatures outside are soaring, you may find yourself looking for new activities you can do indoors. Movies and crafts are great, but summer can also be the perfect time to get focused, get some organization, and recharge your life. We invite you to join us on a […]

Healthy Snacks for Your Move

As you prepare to pack up the moving truck and head toward your new home, it’s important to spend time planning the snacks you will take with you for the road. Once the hunger pangs strike, you may be far from any version of health food and only have the option of vending machines and […]

Change of Address Checklist: Who to Notify First

There are so many things to take care of when you move—packing, reserving a truck, and coordinating moving help. Changing your address may be the last thing on your mind. But this list will help you prioritize which companies to notify prior to your move and which ones can wait until after. The first and […]

Planning Ahead: Mapping your Move

Spring has sprung and summer is here so it’s time to plan ahead and make the most of your summer move. Almost every city or town has a story to it, whether it’s something in history books, the population size or being home to some of the best eats around. Take a few minutes to search the […]

Keep It or Toss It? Packing up Your Home for the Move

Packing up the items in your home for the big move can be a great opportunity to organize things and get rid of old items. But, how do you know which items to keep and which items to toss? Our guide below will help you determine the best items to take with you and the best […]

Planning Your Summer Move

It’s moving season! Did you know that 45 percent of all moves occur between Memorial Day and Labor Day? That means almost half of all moves take place during three short months. If you are planning on moving during the summer, here are some helpful tips you might want to keep in mind. Reserve your […]