June 4th, 2013 - 10:14 AM
Can you help me compare truck rentals for my one way move?
Sure we can! As you know, there are several truck rental companies to choose from, so knowing what each one offers for your money is important. Here’s an overview about how Budget®, U-Haul®, and Penske® compare to one another for one-way moving and how they compare to U-Pack®, an affordable alternative to renting a truck.
June 4th, 2013 - 7:43 AM
Heat Exhaustion Symptoms and Prevention
June 3rd, 2013 - 3:14 PM
Important Note: Effective April 28, 2015, U-Pack has discontinued service into and out of Mexico.
How do I move to Mexico with my pet?
If you’re an animal lover like me, the first thing on your mind when planning a move to Mexico is how to get Fido or Fluffy there, too. Here is some helpful information, including requirements and tips, for traveling to Mexico with your furry or fluffy friend.
What are the requirements for moving my pet to Mexico?
May 31st, 2013 - 1:37 PM
How to move to Canada with children
Moving from state to state takes work. Moving across an international border takes even more work. Moving across an international border with kids? You’re going to need some help. The experts at U-Pack® have done the research and can help you learn everything you need to know about moving from the U.S. to Canada with kids, including documentation requirements, tips, and more.
May 30th, 2013 - 3:26 PM
I’m thinking about using a self-moving company…how do they charge?
Well first, I think it’s great that you’re thinking about using a self-moving company. What we’ve found is that people are all about doing some or all of the work on their own to save money. It’s why the DIY network and sites like Pinterest are so super popular right now.
May 30th, 2013 - 8:18 AM
I’m getting divorced and moving out of state…where do I start?
That’s a good question, and one that a lot of people are faced with. This can be a tough time, and there’s a lot to think about when you’re moving after a divorce, so I’ve put together some tips and advice to help you navigate through the transition and into your new phase of life.
Getting to know your state’s divorce law
May 29th, 2013 - 12:52 PM
How to Find the Best Moving and Storage Solutions
May 24th, 2013 - 10:33 AM
Do you love the zoo, too?
When I was a kid, I used to love going to the zoo—to the point that I actually tried to talk my parents into moving close by. To this day, I still love going (my husband I just visited the Tulsa Zoo this month!) I have a feeling I’m not alone. If you’re moving this summer and plan to take a road trip along the way, maybe one of these awesome places will be en route to your new destination!
America’s Best Zoos
May 24th, 2013 - 10:00 AM
Want to use Portable Containers for Moving?
When you’re moving long distance, one of the most convenient ways to get your belongings across the country is by using portable moving containers. They’re super easy to load, and you don’t have to worry about driving a moving truck across the country (some people consider that a HUGE perk!). But one issue you may run into if you’re looking into using one of these handy containers is that there are several options to choose from; it can get a bit difficult to decide which one to use. Let’s wade through your options.
The Big 4 portable moving container options
May 23rd, 2013 - 3:49 PM
Volunteer! Make a difference in your community
Gandhi once said “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” If you’re hoping to get connected and make a difference in the community you’re moving to, why not start the search for volunteer opportunities. I think you’ll find that every community in the nation is looking for people willing to help out in some capacity.
If you’ve volunteered before, you may be familiar with organizations to contact. But if you haven’t, these tips may help you find places to volunteer in your community.