June 20th, 2012 - 3:57 PM
I think the term “one-way moving” is funny. I mean, one-way flights might be rare, but I imagine that most moves are one-way. I mean honestly, who packs up their whole house to move it across the country then turns right around and moves it back? Is there round-trip moving in comparison? (If that has happened to you, my heart goes out to you). Despite all that, because of the truck rental industry, people are familiar with the phrase “one-way moving,” as one-way truck rental is a popular option. If you’re looking at one-way moves and want to find the lowest prices, I have GREAT news for you!
March 15th, 2012 - 1:20 PM
Excellent question. And here’s the answer: Most people find that U-Pack is the cheapest way to move long distance.
While we’ll be the first to admit that occasionally there are exceptions, in most cases, the cost to move long distance with U-Pack is significantly lower than full-service movers, and comparable to truck rental. But, of course, with U-Pack an experienced professional does the driving. That means you get to enjoy the trip in your own vehicle (sounds great, doesn’t it?).
Here’s how U-Pack works:
January 23rd, 2012 - 2:20 PM
In an ideal world, if we were moving to another state we would know exactly when and where were moving at least 6-8 weeks before the big day. Early on we would start researching moving companies, getting quotes, scheduling the move, gathering packing supplies and packing up rooms one-by-one. Ahhh
sounds simple, doesnt it?
December 16th, 2011 - 2:26 PM
State to State Movers
Its Flashback Friday! Each week U-Pack revisits a blog topic that has been helpful to our readers. Todays flashbackState to State Movers. This post introduces U-Pack as a great, cost-effective way to move across state lines. Make sure to check out the comments too. U-Pack customers often ask great questions and have insightful input. Happy Friday!
April 11th, 2011 - 2:55 PM
The Busiest Cities for Texas Moving Trends
With over 25 million residents and counting, Texas has lots of moving activity! It's interesting to see the moving trends in and out of the Lonestar State, especially since it's the 2nd largest state in the country. Because so many U-Packers moved to or from Texas last year, we thought it would be cool to share some of your neighbors' moving trends. Read on to find out where the majority of Texas newbies came from, or where those leaving the great state were headed to.
June 14th, 2010 - 4:31 PM
Moving out of state is a fairly simple process at least the actual moving part is. It's leaving behind friends, family and a life that you're comfortable with that's the tough part. Although we aren't able to do much to make leaving easier, we're committed to making moving as easy as possible.
Follow these moving tips and I think you'll find moving out of state isn't as hard as you expected:
Get prepared. 30-60 days before moving out of state, start planning. Decide on a moving budget so you'll know just how much you're able to spend for an out-of-state moving company.
November 21st, 2008 - 3:51 PM
Long Distance Moving
If you're moving to or from a location that most long distance moving companies won't service, ABF U-Pack may be able to help. How? ABF has nearly 300 service centers located throughout the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico. The wide coverage area means it's likely your city is a serviceable point - even though most long distance moving companies aren't able to deliver to your home.
What if your long distance moving location isn't serviceable?
July 15th, 2008 - 3:09 PM
Interstate vs. Intrastate moves