January 22nd, 2018 - 2:04 PM
Moving coast to coast?
For a big move, like one from the east to west coast (or vice versa), costs can vary drastically depending on the type of service you use. The available options range from full-service to a do-it-yourself self-move. And, as you would expect, the price range varies as well. Let’s take a look at how those prices are determined and what costs come with driving a truck yourself, hiring a full-service company to do it all, or selecting an in-between “you pack, we drive” option.
January 8th, 2018 - 3:17 PM
Which cities have hosted the Olympics?
The Olympics are almost here! Who doesn’t love watching athletes from around the world gather for 17 days of exciting competitions, amazing displays of athleticism, stories of overcoming adversity and magical moments where lifelong dreams come true? From the games “down under” in Sydney, Australia to the northernmost games in Lillehammer, Norway, the Olympics have crossed the globe and have drawn us in. The 2018 games (scheduled to start February 9 and end February 25) are happening in PyeongChang, South Korea, and they’re sure to be exciting. While we wait for the competition to begin, take a look at the other North American cities that have hosted the Olympics — in many of these places, you can still visit the Olympic Village and some of the competition arenas!
October 27th, 2017 - 9:48 AM
Breaking down cross country moving costs
Most people who call U-Pack® for the first time want to know one thing: How much does it cost to move across the country? It’s the most frequently asked question, and one of the most important for planning a move. Staying within a moving budget can be a challenge with a long distance move, but it’s doable if you know what to expect. As you research, you’ll find there‘s not a “one-size-fits-all” price tag — but you can check rates easily with a free moving quote. As you compare prices, take a closer look at the factors that contribute to the cost of moving cross country.
September 25th, 2017 - 12:53 PM
How much does it cost to move a one-bedroom apartment?
November 1st, 2016 - 9:05 AM
Cheap shipping options for your next move
Shipping small items cross country is a fairly straight-forward process. You load items in a box, take it to a carrier, and pay a flat rate or one based on weight. But if you’re shipping large items, or everything from your house, finding a cheap shipping solution becomes even more important. How do you get your belongings cross country safely while still staying in budget?
There are plenty of ways to ship your household goods across the country, but there’s only one option that pairs affordable rates with exceptional service — and that’s U-Pack®.
June 29th, 2016 - 2:37 PM
How to move across the country cheap
If you’re trying to keep costs low when moving long distance, you may be thinking about a DIY move. While doing some of the work definitely saves you money, you don’t have to do it all. See, U-Pack® isn't your typical moving company. We help you keep costs low, but we do the driving. It’s easy and affordable. In fact, in many cases, it’s the cheapest way to move across the country. You may not be familiar with a self-moving service like U-Pack, so check out how it works, learn how we make moving cross country cheap and get some tips to make your move as affordable as possible.
May 25th, 2016 - 10:42 AM
Moving furniture across the country
Moving furniture cross country can be stressful. Whether you have a lot of furniture to ship or just a few pieces, U-Pack® can help! Our services are designed to help you move furniture and household belongings across the country while staying on budget. We’re an affordable and convenient alternative to truck rentals, container shipping services and traditional full-service moving companies. We can handle shipments of one room’s worth of furniture up to an entire house (or more)! Let’s compare furniture shipping companies and see why many customers decide that U-Pack is the best way to ship furniture long distance.
November 26th, 2014 - 1:56 PM
What’s the best way to move cross country?
When you ask a question like, “What’s the best way to move cross country?” are you looking for a process that's easy, the lowest price, a dependable service? I'll go out on a limb and guess that most people prefer a combination of the three—a dependable service that offers a convenient process at an affordable price.
That’s exactly what you get with U-Pack—the affordability of a self-move, without the stress of driving a rental truck across the country.
Let’s take a deeper look at what makes U-Pack a great choice for cross-country moving.
November 21st, 2014 - 2:36 PM
What’s the best option for shipping cross country?
When it comes to long-distance shipping, U-Pack® and ABF FreightSM are leaders in the industry – U-Pack for shipping household goods and ABF Freight for shipping commercial goods.
June 24th, 2014 - 1:53 PM
Timing your cross country move
Moving is no easy task, and if you’re like most people planning a cross country move, the sooner it’s done, the better. That’s why it’s important to find a moving company that strives to get your belongings from point A to point B as quickly and safely as possible. If you’re want to move across the country in a reasonable amount of time, U-Pack® just might be the moving company for you.