August 6th, 2015 - 2:59 PM
New features make it easy to buy moving boxes and supplies online
When it comes to packing for your move, moving boxes play a big role in protecting your belongings! We recently announced our new Moving Box Store and are excited to share the benefits of shopping for affordable, high-quality moving supplies from U-Pack.
August 5th, 2015 - 2:48 PM
Need to ship your car?
Whether you’re completing a household move or just need to move your car from point A to point B, there are plenty of car shipping options to choose from. But first, let’s walk through the basics about auto shipping, including the types of auto shippers, cost, transit time, and more.
July 27th, 2015 - 2:41 PM
What is a self-move?
Because it’s such a descriptive word, you may have already deduced that a self-move is a move that you do by yourself. Because you do some (or all) of the work, it’s a solution that’s known to cost significantly less than full-service moving. What’s important to note, though, is that there are a couple of different “levels” – if you will – of self-moving.
July 8th, 2015 - 3:33 PM
Making the move to California
With new adventures to last a lifetime, career opportunities around every corner, and beautiful sights at every turn, it’s no wonder that California is the most populous state in the U.S. – and, with 163,000 sq. miles of land, there’s plenty of room to call it your own. If you’re thinking about living in the Golden State, this guide will serve as your one-stop shop for preparing for your move and learning about life as Californian.
June 26th, 2015 - 3:09 PM
Planning a move to Florida
Home to more than 19 million people, Florida is the third largest state in the U.S. – yes, even more populated than New York! With beautiful beaches, great weather, and friendly residents, there’s a lot to love about the Sunshine State. If you’re considering a move to Florida, this guide will answer your most-asked questions – let’s dive right in.
June 22nd, 2015 - 3:46 PM
Moving Company How-To Videos
If you’re a visual learner, U-Pack has you covered when it’s time to move! We have tons of videos online that walk you through everything from moving equipment options, to step-by-step packing, and even moving hacks like packing a suitcase (not to mention videos that feature adorable dogs and reality TV stars).
June 16th, 2015 - 2:12 PM
Driving from Dallas to Chicago?
It’s going to be a fun ride! Whether you’re planning a move or simply taking a leisurely road trip, there’s something for everyone on this route. We’ll show you the best way to travel from Dallas to Chicago, and a wide range of things to see and experience along the way.
June 15th, 2015 - 2:24 PM
How to pack medications and toiletries
Toiletries and medicines are essential bathroom necessities you’ll need not only after you move long distance, but during your move, too. We’ll show you which items to take with you, and which items can go in the truck. Before you pack, gather your supplies.
June 11th, 2015 - 1:20 PM
Packing the kitchen: what to know about boxing silverware
The most important thing to remember when packing up silverware is to not let your items get damaged or misplaced while in transit. Your silverware gets used every day and is an essential part of your kitchen. Make sure it’s properly packed so it arrives ready to use at your new home.