February 10th, 2013 - 12:52 PM
Things Your Kids Can Do To Help During the Move
Moving can be tough for kids. They’re leaving their home, school, and friends. But if you can get them involved with your move, you can help ease the transition. Let’s take a look at some fun jobs you might get your kids involved in along the way.
Getting the Kids Involved with Your Move
February 9th, 2013 - 11:29 AM
Moving Away Gifts
When someone special moves away, giving them a gift is a really nice gesture. But finding something special that's also practical and personal can be quite a difficult task for some – especially if gift giving isn't your specialty. The good news is, gift giving is something I LOVE, so I've helped come up with some creative going away gifts for your friends and family. I hope you find an idea you like!
February 8th, 2013 - 3:12 PM
Easy Food for Moving Day that will Give You Energy
Along with my job at U-Pack, I also teach aerobics. Before a workout, I always eat a snack to give my body energy. Preparing your body for moving is no different because moving is quite a workout! So what are the best foods to eat on moving day for extra energy?
Food For Moving Day – What to eat?
February 8th, 2013 - 3:07 PM
How to Determine Your Charges for Moving
When you’re budgeting for your move, there are plenty of factors at play that determine your moving charges. Though U-Pack quotes are very straight-forward, it’s a great idea to look into precisely what the moving charges include and how they're determined. We’ll dig a little deeper into that today so you’ll know exactly what to expect.
Your Moving Charges Explained
February 8th, 2013 - 11:13 AM
Money Saving Moving Coupons
It doesn’t matter if you are an extreme couponer or just want to save a little money; there are some great moving coupons available. I love saving money, especially when it is as easy as mentioning a promo code. Here are a couple ways to save money with moving coupons at U-Pack.
During the process of reserving your U-Pack move, mention or enter the coupon code “Blog11” to save $25 on your move!
February 8th, 2013 - 10:51 AM
Avoiding Unexpected Charges When Moving
When planning your move, it’s important to get quotes and create a budget early on. While you’re doing this, there are some essential questions to ask and some important things to consider, to make certain you don’t get stuck with moving charge that you weren’t planning for. Today I’ll give you some quick tips to help keep your budget right on track.
February 7th, 2013 - 10:45 AM
Looking for a Good Contractor?
If you are moving long distance, you may not know where to turn for home repairs in your new hometown. A couple years ago, I was in your shoes. We were moving and needed to find a plumber, an electrician, and a painter. I didn’t know where to start. I quickly learned how to find a good contractor. Learn from my mistakes and find out what worked.
How to Find Local Contractors
February 7th, 2013 - 10:10 AM
Saving to Move
Dave Ramsey says “It doesn't matter what you make – you can save money. It just has to become a big enough priority to you.” Saving for your upcoming move is important. You can find plenty of information out there about saving money on your move, but I’m going to show you how you can save money before the move! By taking a few easy steps, you can easily save for moving.
How to Start Saving for Moving
February 7th, 2013 - 10:00 AM
How to Find a Gym in a New City
Staying fit and healthy is important to me. If it is important to you, let’s look at some things to look for in a gym so that you can find a gym in your new city after your move.
Which local gym is right for you?
February 6th, 2013 - 3:21 PM
Do you love getting crafty? Valentine’s Day is perfect for DIY stuff. Not only is the day full of cute stuff like hearts, glitter, and all things pink, but your heartfelt work is ideal for the day of love! If you’re looking for some Valentine’s Day DIY ideas for gifts, décor, and food, check out these great ideas.
DIY Valentine Gifts
Anybody can buy a box of chocolates or a teddy bear, but if you take the time to actually make a Valentine’s Day gift for your loved one, your gift will be treasured. These homemade Valentine gifts are simple DIY that can pack a big punch.