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Stress-Free Unpacking: A Guide After Moving

Stress-Free Unpacking: A Guide After Moving

Unpacking can take a long time, especially without a plan. Moving Help® is here to give you a guide on how to unpack after moving.  If it’s too much to handle, don’t worry about it because our Marketplace has many unpacking movers ready to assist you.  What...

Moving out for the First Time

Moving out for the First Time

Moving out for the first time can be scary and overwhelming. If you have a plan, it’ll make moving out for the first time easier. Some basics that you should include in your move-out plan are budgeting, a list of apartment basics, and how you plan on moving your...

How to Move a Sectional Couch

How to Move a Sectional Couch

How to take apart and move a sectional couch might seem like a daunting task, but with some preparation and planning, you can take apart a sectional couch and move it yourself using our Moving Help® guide.  Need help moving a regular couch? Check out our how to...

How Soon Should I Hire Movers?

How Soon Should I Hire Movers?

You should try to hire movers two months before your moving date. The latest you want to hire movers is one month before your move. The best movers are hired months in advance, so book your movers as soon as possible. How Far in Advance to Book Movers?  If you...

Moving Equipment Needed for Labor-Only Movers

Moving Equipment Needed for Labor-Only Movers

You’ve reserved your truck rental, and you found great local movers at an affordable price, but now you’ve realized what moving equipment — if any — do you need to provide for your labor-only movers?  The Moving Help® Marketplace doesn’t require Service Providers...

Apartment Moving Guide: Two-Bedroom

Apartment Moving Guide: Two-Bedroom

Trying to figure everything you need for your budget to move your two-bedroom apartment? Use this moving guide to get an idea of what size truck you'll need, how many moving supplies it'll take, and how many hours of Moving Help® to reserve. Moving a different sized...

Apartment Moving Guide: One-Bedroom

Apartment Moving Guide: One-Bedroom

Planning to move to or from a one-bedroom apartment? Look no further! We have compiled everything you'll need to pull off an apartment move in this guide, from what truck to rent to how many moving supplies you'll need you’ll need that’ll fit your budget. Looking for...

Tips for Moving out of State

Tips for Moving out of State

Moving can be stressful for anyone, but moving out of one state and into another state adds another stressful layer. You have to prepare much earlier and figure out the timing of when you’re leaving your old place and when you’re arriving at your new place. ...

What Can’t Go in a U-Box Container?

What Can’t Go in a U-Box Container?

While you can pack nearly all your belongings into a U-Box container, there are a few items you will want to consider leaving out. Some items aren’t allowed in a U-Box container such as fireworks. Other belongings such as fragile family heirlooms could go into a U-Box...

How to Ask Someone to Help You Move

How to Ask Someone to Help You Move

Most people don’t like to move, and most people especially don’t like to help someone else move. Whether you can’t afford movers or want to save on the costs of movers, here are some tips on how to ask someone to help you move.  Some tips include:  Tell them...

Apartment Moving Checklist

Apartment Moving Checklist

We’ve created a checklist that you can follow when preparing to move out of your old apartment and into your new one. You can start preparing as early as two to fourth months out. Our apartment moving checklist will remind you of what needs to get done as the...

How Many Moving Boxes Do I Need

How Many Moving Boxes Do I Need

When planning a move, one of the first questions someone might ask themselves is how many moving boxes do I need? For a 3-bedroom home with an average amount of belongings, we recommend 16 small, 34 medium, 7 large, and 6 extra-large boxes. Plus 3 wardrobe boxes per...

U-Box Container Tips

U-Box Container Tips

While you know how to pack a U-Haul U-Box storage container, you may wonder whether there are any U-Box container tips and tricks you should know about to make your experience even easier. You’d be right and that's why we compiled some of our best tips to keep in mind...

What Size U-Haul Truck Do I Need?

What Size U-Haul Truck Do I Need?

Nothing is worse on moving day than having everything packed up and ready to go, and while you’re loading your belongings into your truck, you realize you don’t have enough room. Luckily, with U-Haul, that won’t happen. U-Haul trucks have many options with many sizes...

What to Bring in Your Car When Moving

What to Bring in Your Car When Moving

Your old house is empty, the moving truck is loaded with boxes, and you’re just about ready to head to your new space. There’s only one problem — you realize that you packed your car keys in a moving box, and that box is squared away in the back of the moving...

How to Move on a Budget

How to Move on a Budget

With inflation higher than normal and an uneven economy, people are trying to save money within their moving budget. People will still need to move but move on a budget. You can hire experts for only the items you need help with — such as moving heavy furniture or...