Moving guides and tools to help with your move. Learn how to plan for a move and prepare for moving day.
Jun
23

Plastic Wrap for Moving: DIY Movers Guide

Plastic wrap, which is also known as shrink wrap and stretch wrap, is an important resource for your do-it-yourself move. Stretch wrap can solve a number of moving-related problems, from protecting your furniture to securing loose wires and doors.We've put together this movers guide to help you learn: Why plastic wrap...
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Feb
01

Does My Moving Truck Need A Parking Permit?

For Moving Trucks, Trailers and Storage ContainersYou’ve thought of everything from your hairdryer to the kitchen sink as you have planned your upcoming move. You know when to pick up the moving truck and you've hired movers to load it, but have you thought about whether or not your new city...
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Dec
03

What is the Height Clearance of a Rental Truck?

If you're renting a moving truck for your DIY move then you will want to be aware of the height clearance. This is important information to have as some bridges, overpasses, and tunnels have a lower height clearance and, if not avoided, can cause significant damage to your moving truck. And,...
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Feb
11

Average Moving Truck MPG

Whether you are renting a truck from U-Haul, Penske, or Budget you probably want to know what kind of gas mileage you can expect. It's important to be aware that the truck size is not the only factor in your fuel economy. Other variables, like the age of the truck, maintenance...
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Jun
28

Do Rental Trucks Stop At Weigh Stations?

If you're moving long distance and have decided to rent a truck you may be wondering, do I need to stop at weigh stations? This is a very common question that is spurred by the fact that there is no universal answer. Truck rental locations will usually tell you that you...
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