April 23rd, 2013 - 10:21 AM
How to Get a Cheap Move (without driving a rental truck!)
When you think of cheap moving, what comes to mind? If it’s a bulky rental truck and countless hours behind the wheel – think again. You can get an affordable move without having to drive a single mile in a rental truck. How? It’s called U-Pack®. U-Pack’s specialty is cheap moving – in fact, 78% of U-Pack’s customers chose U-Pack based on price.
April 22nd, 2013 - 4:01 PM
How to Meet Your Neighbors After a Move
When we moved, I had dreams of a neighborhood like that on Desperate Housewives where everyone knows each other (but without all the drama, crime and infidelity). However, as we unpacked and got settled in, we had yet to meet any of our neighbors. No one brought over baskets of baked goods. No one rang the doorbell to welcome us to the neighborhood. It wasn’t that they weren’t friendly; they just didn’t know how to meet their neighbors! So whether you are the newbie in the area, or you have new folks moving in next door, here are some tips for meeting your neighbors.
April 22nd, 2013 - 3:54 PM
Tips and ideas for how to find a summer job
Summertime jobs are a great time to make some extra money before you head off to school or go back to your primary job. My first summer job was working at a restaurant to save spending money for my first year of college. Whatever your reason for working during the summer, this blog post has some great ideas and tips for how to find a summer job.
How to find a summer job
April 21st, 2013 - 12:35 PM
Door-to-door moving with U-Pack
Door-to-door moving is by far the most popular way to move long distance. After all, you don’t have to pick up or drop off any of the moving equipment – it’s all brought direct to your door. Talk about convenience! If you’re looking for door-to-door movers with affordable rates, then allow me to introduce you to U-Pack, a “you pack, we drive” moving service with rates comparable to renting a truck.
How moving door-to-door works with U-Pack
April 21st, 2013 - 12:32 PM
Top 20 Karaoke Songs
I am a big karaoke fan. When we are on vacation, karaoke is a top nightlife activity for my husband and me. We love to participate, but we also enjoy listening to others. Karaoke isn’t really about the singing, it is about the performance. A terrible singer can put on a great performance! If you are looking to celebrate National Karaoke Week (which is the 4th week in April), check out these top 20 Karaoke songs. One of these karaoke hits is sure to make you the star of the show!
Best Karaoke Songs
April 20th, 2013 - 2:22 PM
What does the average move cost?
April 20th, 2013 - 2:10 PM
How to Complete a Home Move
“There’s no place like home” were the famous words of Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz. Well, Dorothy forgot to mention that getting settled into that home is quite the process. If this is your first home move, you may not know where to begin. And even if you have moved homes before, you may need a refresher on the process. From start to finish, here is how to complete a home move.
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Home Move: Finding Your New Home
April 19th, 2013 - 9:10 AM
Green Cities Celebrating Earth Day
On April 22 every year, more than one billion people take part in one of the biggest movements to appreciate and protect our remarkable planet – Earth Day. If you aren’t sure where to participate, consider traveling (or even moving) to one of these green cities to join the fun as they celebrate Earth Day!
How Green Cities Celebrate Earth Day
April 17th, 2013 - 11:26 AM
Looking for “u move it” companies?
Pretty much anything DIY (do-it-yourself) is cheaper, including DIY moving. If you are looking for a moving service where “u move it,” you are probably looking for a cheaper way to move. U-Pack is a great self-moving service for long distance moves, where you do the packing and loading, but then U-Pack does all the driving. So you can get the “u move” affordable price and only do some of the work.
April 16th, 2013 - 2:24 PM
You pack it with U-Pack
If you’re looking for a long-distance moving service where you do the packing in return for lower prices, I’d like to introduce you to U-Pack Moving®, a “you pack, we drive” moving service that does just that. Let’s take a look at what makes U-Pack such a great option for people hoping to save money on their move by doing a little of the work on their own.
How does a “you pack it” service work?