February 2nd, 2010 - 11:11 AM
Moving Service Reports Texas is Next Best Thing to Paradise
National moving service, U-Pack Moving, releases annual moving trends report with good news for Texans. Two Texas cities ranked just below top-ranked Hawaii for the number of inbound moves in 2009.
January 21st, 2010 - 4:31 PM
It's that time of year again
tax season! If you moved in 2009, you may be eligible for a moving expenses tax deduction. We've written some helpful blog posts in the past that should be helpful again this year – including instructions for retrieving the cost to move from your U-Pack delivery receipt.
January 13th, 2010 - 2:28 PM
If you're searching for Arizona relocation information, I recommend that you start with the basics
at the Chamber of Commerce. You'll find that most chambers offer Arizona Relocation Packets that provide a little extra information about the area and sometimes even discount offers. What a deal! For a list of Arizona chambers, visit: http://www.azchamber.com/localchambers/index.cfm?ID=34.
December 11th, 2009 - 4:11 PM
Nationwide Movers Provide Tips for Peaceful Holiday Relocation
The holidays can cause enough stress without adding long-distance moving to the excitement. ABF U-Pack Moving offers money-saving advice and anxiety-reducing moving tips for those packing moving boxes during the holidays.
December 3rd, 2009 - 3:33 PM
It's hard to believe there are only three weeks left until Christmas! Where has this year gone? Throughout 2009 we've had the opportunity to assist thousands of people in the middle of relocation. It has been an honor to have helped. I, along with the other folks at ABF U-Pack Moving, would like to wish each of you a wonderful holiday season.
Below you'll see a press release about an offer U-Pack has extended to charitable organizations across the nation. If you're involved in one of these organizations and ABF U-Pack can help, please let us know. If we are able, it will be our pleasure.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
November 17th, 2009 - 11:14 AM
When a customer requests a price quote for moving out of Alaska to the lower 48, the conversation usually ends with the same question, "When do I need to make my reservation?"
November 10th, 2009 - 2:40 PM
I may have mentioned before that I've been with U-Pack for almost 10 years. In that time, I've gotten to speak with thousands of customers moving long-distance. Through the next several months I'll let you in on some of the random moving tips I've learned throughout the years.
Moving Tip #1
Be Prepared. Carry what you need with you.
November 3rd, 2009 - 12:46 PM
Moving Service Driver Honored as a "Highway Hero" for Heroic Act
Stanley Gorczak ,a driver for nationwide moving service provider ABF Freight System, Inc., was recognized as a "Highway Hero" for coming to the aid of a Nebraska hotel employee.
October 28th, 2009 - 11:00 AM
Just to clear up some confusion, the portable storage containers U-Pack offers for moving and storage are called ReloCubes® – the containers that PODS® provides are called, well... PODS® containers. While they share some similarities (i.e. container is delivered to your home, you load, container is delivered to your new home, you unload – and storage is available) there are definitely some differences in the U-Pack service and PODS®.
October 21st, 2009 - 1:40 PM
What's so great about moving containers?
When you're talking about U-Pack moving containers – ReloCubes – there are several things: