Mar
09

How to Move Cross Country for Cheap

Moving cross country is challenging, exhilarating, and stressful, but it can also be extremely rewarding.Once you’ve decided to move, take the hassles as opportunities. You get to:Reduce clutterPrioritize important things in your lifePractice a DIY lifestyleWith big moves, it’s tempting to pick up a credit card, call full-service movers and have...
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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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Jan
31

7 Alternatives to U–Haul Cargo Trailers

Wanting options for moving your studio apartment cross-country? Or maybe just a few pieces of furniture? You might know that U-Haul offers cargo trailers to move your lesser load. But if a tow-behind doesn’t quite fit your needs, you might be left scratching your head about what to do. We’ve found...
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Apr
20

Why Use A Portable Storage Container?

The majority of us planning a do-it-yourself move will have three primary options when it comes to transportation and storage: A rented moving truck, a portable storage container or a 'You Load, We Drive' freight trailer. Today we're looking at the storage container option, helping you understand what a portable storage...
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Apr
20

How Big are Moving Trucks and Containers?

If you are planning a do-it-yourself move then you are likely going to rent a storage container, moving truck or freight trailer to transport and store your items. But did you know that each option can have many different size variations? Size options vary from company to company; some only have...
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Apr
20

What Types of Rope and Tie Down Straps Do I Need?

For Rental Trucks, Storage Containers and TrailersEvery day around the country our movers are busy loading rented moving trucks, storage containers and freight trailers, most for long distance moves. Unfortunately, hiring trained moving professionals isn't enough if you want your household items to arrive at your new home without damage; rope...
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Jan
20

How to Schedule Movers With An Unknown Delivery Time

Many times throughout the week we are asked, How do I schedule my movers if I don't know when my stuff will arrive? Certainly not an uncommon problem for people who choose to complete a DIY move. For those of you who have chosen a "You Load, We Drive" moving company...
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