May 19th, 2016 - 1:20 PM
Everything you need to know about U-Haul® trailers
There are several reasons why you might consider renting a U-Haul trailer for a long distance move. Perhaps you’re moving just a few household goods and want to tow a trailer behind your car instead of renting a truck. Or maybe you have a few extra items that won’t fit in the rental truck and need a way to move them, too.
The information below will help you determine if renting a U-Haul trailer is ultimately your best choice, or if a company like U-Pack® can better suit your needs.
May 16th, 2016 - 2:38 PM
Everything you need to know about Ryder rentals
If you’re looking to move long distance, you might be considering Ryder truck rental as an option —if so, there are some important factors to consider before you make a reservation. Let’s dive into the essential information including rental locations, equipment sizes, gas mileage and the overall costs associated with renting from Ryder.
April 22nd, 2016 - 1:31 PM
Considering Enterprise Rent-a-Truck?
If you’ve rented a car from Enterprise and had a good experience, you may be thinking about using their truck rental service for your move. They’re great for local moves, but if you’re moving long-distance, there are a few key distinctions to know as you’re researching. Let’s take a look at how Enterprise truck rental works, where their rental truck locations are, and how to make sure you choose the best option for your move.
April 1st, 2016 - 9:02 AM
Everything You Need to Know About Moving Trucks
Well, at least almost everything! After over 18 years of moving household goods, we’ve answered a lot of questions about moving trucks – some unique, and some very common. We've compiled a list of those asked most frequently. And if you have a question we haven’t covered, leave us a comment at the bottom of this post — we’ll find an answer for you.
March 11th, 2016 - 10:33 AM
How does U-Haul® Rental compare to U-Pack®?
When you put the two side by side, you'll find that U-Pack is a better way to move. If you’re looking for DIY moving, look at how the two stack up. Not only do we do the driving, but since our prices include fuel, you don't have to worry about extras adding to your cost. We’re here to show you an affordable, easier alternative to U-Haul rental. When you compare U-Pack and U-Haul, you'll see how U-Pack comes out ahead in just about every area.
March 9th, 2016 - 1:36 PM
Is a 24-foot rental truck big enough?
That’s a tough question to answer. It really depends on how much you’re moving and how you load it. If you're moving a three-bedroom home, a 24-foot truck might work. Most trucks this size estimate holding a 2-3 bedroom home, but it depends on how fully furnished your home is and how you load your items. Figuring out whether your belongings will fit in a rental truck can be tricky, especially if you've never moved before. For some people, this size truck will be plenty of room while for others it's not nearly enough. Let’s look at the specifics of a 24-foot truck, along with ways to move without worrying about truck size.
February 1st, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Considering trailer rentals for your move?
If you’re trying to find trailers for rent to move your household goods long distance, U-Pack®one-way trailer rental is a great option. And though it may work a little differently than what you initially had in mind, we think you’ll find that it’s a much safer and more convenient option. Take a look at our moving trailer and what makes it the better way to move.
January 27th, 2016 - 9:16 AM
Will a Budget truck rental coupon save you money?
If you’re looking for Budget truck rental deals, you may be searching for a coupon code or online discount to save some money on your move. While you may be able to find an active coupon code, it’s important to understand what that code will and won’t cover. For example, you might locate a coupon for military or law enforcement, or another for AAA members, but those codes only cover the actual truck rental. You’ll also have extra costs for fuel, towing equipment, additional days and more. Let’s take a closer look and find out how to save money on your move.
January 18th, 2016 - 1:10 PM
Will a Penske truck rental coupon save me money?
Before you book your move, you may be searching for a Penske coupon or Penske discount code. If you’re able to track down one of these discounts, you might find that it doesn’t make as big of an impact as you initially thought. While the coupon code could take a little bit off the cost of the rental truck, it won’t cover any of the “soft costs” associated with truck rentals like fuel, travel, and liability coverage. Let’s dig in and take a look at the discounts, those extra costs, and explore other ways you can save money on your long distance move.
January 7th, 2016 - 8:07 AM
U-Pack compared to cargo van rental
If you’re moving a small amount, you may be thinking about one-way cargo van rental. Some consider them easier to drive than a large moving truck, but the problem often comes in finding one to rent. Let's take a look at who offers these services, then we'll introduce you to U-Pack, an affordable alternative to renting a cargo van and driving it yourself.