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A low-cost alternative to hiring full-service movers is renting a truck. Truck rental moves require planning and research. You’ll have to know how to circumvent common issues and what size truck to reserve.

  • Tips on How to Rent a Moving Truck

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on October 29, 2013

    If you've opted to do a DIY move, you may want to consider these tips on renting a moving truck. A low-cost alternative to hiring full-service movers, truck rentals are a great way to save some money; however, they also require planning and research. The following tips will help...

  • Cheapest Moving Truck Rental: Tips and Tricks

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on April 4, 2014

    The cheapest way to rent a moving truck requires you to follow certain tips and tricks before making a reservation. If you are on a tight budget and are looking for a rental truck at an affordable rate, there are several methods you can use to bring the cost down. Although the...

  • Should You Rent a Moving Truck?

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on October 30, 2013

    If you are considering renting a moving truck for your relocation, you may want to consider if it is the optimal option for you. More affordable than full-service movers and more convenient than loading up your car, renting a moving truck can be an effective method of...

  • The 5 Best Moving Truck Rental Companies in 2020

    Staff Writer  Posted by Staff Writer on March 29, 2020

    Renting a truck for a DIY move can be tricky. Every truck rental company is different, and there's a lot riding on picking the right company for you. While the cost might seem like the most important factor, there are also many other factors you need to consider before deciding...

  • Things to Consider When Renting a Truck

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on October 31, 2013

    When renting a moving truck for your relocation, there a variety of factors to think about. What size truck will you need? How long will you need it? Do you need insurance? Read on for more information about what you should consider when renting a truck.

  • Renting a Moving Truck Vs. Hiring Professional Movers

    Myles Compton  Posted by Myles Compton on March 29, 2020

    If you've got a move coming up, you’re probably debating between renting a moving truck and doing it yourself or hiring professional movers. There is no best answer, but there are a lot of moving parts to a move that go unnoticed. Some factors to consider include cost,...

  • Budget Truck Rental Review

    Katherine Broome  Posted by Katherine Broome on November 9, 2020

    Budget is well known for their rental cars, but they also have a robust moving truck rental segment. Living up to their name, Budget's range of rental truck options are great for people doing low-cost DIY moves in town or long distance. Let’s take a look at what...

  • 10 Questions to Ask a Truck Rental Company

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on December 24, 2013

    Have questions you need your truck rental company to answer? Find out what you should be asking the company before you sign any papers. If you've never rented a truck before, it might be difficult to know exactly what you need and which questions to ask before renting.

  • Truck Rental Insurance: Everything You Need to Know

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on December 26, 2013

    When undertaking a difficult and crucial task like driving a moving truck, it's imperative that you are properly protected. Get more information about common rental truck insurance plans and what you should know before purchasing one.

  • Tips to Avoid Common Truck Rental Problems

    Nicole La Capria  Posted by Nicole La Capria on December 11, 2013

    Avoid the common mishaps when renting a truck to have a seamless and smooth moving experience. However, proper preparation, research and knowledge can greatly decrease your chances of encountering trouble during your move.

  • What Size Moving Truck Do I Need to Rent?

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on November 5, 2013

    You'll need to rent the right sized truck to haul all of your belongings - learn just how big your rental truck needs to be for your move with the information in this guide.

  • How Much Does it Cost to Rent a Truck

    Robert Moreschi  Posted by Robert Moreschi on November 8, 2013

    If you have chosen a do-it-yourself move , renting a moving truck is a great option for both one-way and local moves that can save you a lot of money. Renting a moving truck may be the cheapest way to relocate, but there are still several factors that will affect the overall...

  • How Much Does It Cost to Rent a U-Haul Truck?

    Michael Meerovich  Posted by Michael Meerovich on August 30, 2018

    If you are moving to a small house or apartment, you probably want to move on your own. Have you considered renting a U-Haul truck? The popular truck rental company has vehicles designed for any type of move that you want to do yourself.

  • How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Penske Truck?

    Staff Writer  Posted by Staff Writer on October 11, 2018

    If you are looking to move to a new home without the help of professional movers, renting a truck is a necessity. Penske advertises to be the lowest costing rental service.

  • How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Budget Moving Truck?

    Staff Writer  Posted by Staff Writer on November 6, 2018

    If you're looking to move on your own, then you've probably been looking into truck rental companies like U-Haul and Penske. Another great option is Budget Truck Rental. Budget Truck Rental offers a number of savings for their customers, like discounts for military personnel,...

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