June 27th, 2019 - 9:43 AM
Looking for a PODS® alternative?
If you’ve looked into PODS® for your move, you may be wondering if other companies provide a similar service. They do! Take a look at three of the main PODS® alternatives and compare their containers, locations and services.
June 27th, 2019 - 9:21 AM
Compare U-Pack to SMARTBOX® moving and storage
When comparing portable storage services for a long-distance move, you may be wondering how U-Pack and SMARTBOX differ. While the overall process is similar — both deliver containers to you, you pack and load, and then the company transports or stores it for you — some differences may sway your decision. Let’s take a look at a quick comparison chart, and then dive into some more detailed information.
June 19th, 2019 - 3:28 PM
Comparing cheap moving trucks
Choosing the right truck rental company can make or break your moving budget. And if you don’t have much money to spare, you’ll not only be looking for the cheapest option, but also comparing moving truck deals to find the best value. It’s important to note that the low advertised prices may not be what you actually pay. Those rates are for local moves — long-distance ones have a much higher price tag. How can you get the cheapest rental truck when you’re moving long distance? Keep reading to find out.
June 18th, 2019 - 1:39 PM
How PODS® and U-Pack Compare
Similar to PODS®, U-Pack offers weatherproof containers, ground-level loading and unloading. Designed with ease and affordability in mind, U-Pack provides low prices and highly acclaimed customer service. It’s everything you want from a portable storage company, and it’s why so many customers call U-Pack the “affordable alternative to PODS®.”
June 7th, 2019 - 1:48 PM
What do you have to do to move to Puerto Rico?
There’s a lot to coordinate before you book a one-way ticket to Puerto Rico — from finding a way to move all of your household belongings to securing housing and jobs. And there may be questions that need answering before the move. What paperwork is required? Can you bring your pet with you? What are the transportation options on the island? We’ve got the answers!
May 28th, 2019 - 11:02 AM
Determining moving container costs
Moving containers are known for being convenient and easy to use. But what about affordable? How much do they actually cost? Companies all consider things like availability and locations when setting their rates, but other factors play a roll, too. Explore what goes into prices, and get a better idea of what moving containers might cost for your move.
May 28th, 2019 - 9:57 AM
Moving with U-Pack ReloCubes®
Since first introduced in 2004, ReloCubes have been an easy-to-use option for people moving long distance. They’re easy to park and load, making them great for any size move. Learn more about what they are, how they work and how to prepare for the process.
May 28th, 2019 - 9:46 AM
Preparing to Park Moving Equipment
One of the most important tasks to take care of before moving day is securing safe, legal parking for the equipment. You’ll need to arrange for parking on both ends of the move, so make plans before the equipment is delivered for loading or unloading. Whether you’re using a moving trailer or a ReloCube® container, be sure to check on parking, secure the space and make plans for delivery.
May 22nd, 2019 - 3:22 PM
What Should I Do with My Car or Motorcycle When I Move?
You depend on your vehicle to get to work, transport your family, and take you on adventures. And you’ll probably want to bring it with you when you move. While driving it might be an option, sometimes you need to get a vehicle to its destination in a different way. If you’re moving across the country, you may want the family to ride together (instead of spread across multiple cars). Or perhaps you’ll be driving the car and need to ship a motorcycle. No matter the situation, use this guide to figure out the best solution.
May 9th, 2019 - 3:13 PM
Comparing U-Box® and the U-Pack ReloCube®
If you compare portable storage options like the U-Haul® U-Box and the U-Pack ReloCube®, you’ll see some similarities. But before you choose a service, learn about how they differ and how that can impact your move. Take a look at this chart for a brief side-by-side comparison, and then keep reading for more details.