January 26th, 2013 - 7:45 PM
Making a move soon? You’re already on the right track by searching for moving tips. The more time you put into preparing for your move, the easier it will be!
January 24th, 2013 - 2:50 PM
If you are moving quickly, I know how you feel. Are you feeling panicked? Overwhelmed? You just got word that you are moving soon. There is so much to do! Where do you start? Don’t worry. Take a deep breath. It doesn’t matter if you’re moving because of a job, because your lease is up, or because you want a fresh start right away. Sometimes you get little notice of your move and you need to move quickly. And you probably don’t want to spend tons of money on your move either, right? Well, if you are looking for an affordable, fast moving solution, you are in luck! The moving experts at U-Pack have compiled some great tips about the cheapest way to move quickly. Here we go!
January 24th, 2013 - 2:47 PM
I loved chemistry in high school. My teacher, Mr. Lonon, made it so much fun! We had a huge poster of the periodic table on the classroom wall, but I never knew that there were 10 towns in America named after some of those elements! Let’s explore which U.S. Towns are named after elements!
Note: Some of these towns no longer exist today, but it’s still fun to learn about their history!
10 U.S. Towns Named After Elements
1. Radium, CO (#88)
January 23rd, 2013 - 3:04 PM
If you’re looking for a cheap way to move out of state, look no more. U-Pack® offers affordable moving rates paired with quality service. Let’s see what makes U-Pack an affordable and quality out-of-state moving solution.
To see how much your U-Pack move would be, get a free moving quote. Then keep reading to find out how U-Pack offers the best cheap out of state moves.
A cheap way to move out of state with U-Pack
January 23rd, 2013 - 8:24 AM
February isn’t just the month for whisking away your loved one to a romantic get-a-way; it’s a great time to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life! I’ve found some of the best places to travel in February, so grab a cup of coffee and let’s explore where you should go in February!
Where to Travel in February
Quebec City, Quebec
January 20th, 2013 - 4:06 PM
Self-moving is a great way to move cheap, especially if you’re okay with doing a little work on your own in exchange for great rates. But truck rental isn’t the only cheap option available. Have you heard of U-Pack? It’s a “you pack, we drive” self-moving option that allows you to save money by doing the loading and unloading—but save stress by letting U-Pack do the driving. Customers love the convenience. Let’s take a closer look at what makes U-Pack a great alternative when you’re looking for self-moving services on the cheap.
January 20th, 2013 - 4:00 PM
Moving Out of an Apartment
The first “homes” I had after moving out of my parents’ house were apartments. Nothing like sharing walls with strangers! I lived in a very tiny one bedroom in a busy apartment complex as well as a little bit bigger townhouse in a small duplex. Moving out of an apartment creates some unique situations. So today I’ll give you some valuable information on moving out of an apartment.
January 19th, 2013 - 7:42 PM
A Clean House is a Happy Home
It’s always good to give your new home a good clean before you unload and unpack. Use this simple cleaning checklist from U-Pack to make sure you cover every inch of your home before you move in!
- defrost, behind, underneath
- exterior (top, sides, bottom, handles)
- interior (shelves, drawers, ice cube maker)
- run through the self-cleaning cycle if available
- oven racks, burners, oven drawer, knobs, grease filters, range hood
January 17th, 2013 - 3:25 PM
On January 21, 2013, Barack Obama will participate in the 57th inauguration. There are a limited number of tickets for the actual event, so most of us will be watching from home. But if you’re so inclined, you can still celebrate the inauguration. Here are some patriotic crafts, food, and other ideas to help you throw an awesome inauguration celebration!
Inauguration Food: Patriotic Snacks
January 17th, 2013 - 8:59 AM
Need Help Moving to Alaska?
I totally understand why you want to move there. The unspoiled natural beauty, the adventure, and the awesome opportunities are all huge draws. However, we know that moving to Alaska can seem like a huge undertaking. If you need help, you’re in the right place; U-Pack® has moved countless people there. Let me explain a little about how moving to Alaska with U-Pack works and show you how we can make the move easy and affordable.
How U-Pack Helps You Move to Alaska