5 Moving Tips You May Not Have Thought Of

Moving can be as stressful as it is exciting. The prospect of a fresh start and new opportunities mixed with the stress of selling your home, buying a new home, and packing and transporting all of your belongings, makes for a crazy season of life. Take some of the stress out of the move by renting a moving truck from Empire Rent A Car and remembering these tips that you may not have thought of yet.

Stress-Free Airport Rentals

Many Americans feel a certain amount of stress whenever they have to fly. That stress is now exacerbated by the fact that we are in the middle of a global pandemic. Therefore, if your travel is essential and you have a flight booked in your future, the last thing you need is added stress over a car rental. Everyone traveling right now just wants to get where they need to go quickly and with few hassles. Because getting a rental car at the airport in New York could be a huge headache; Empire Rent A Car has streamlined the process to get you on your way as smoothly as possible.

Plan a Social Distancing Road Trip

As our country continues to grapple with how best to deal with the spread of COVID-19, school has ended and it’s officially summertime. For many Americans, summer is a common time to vacation with their families. However, this year is already looking quite a bit different. While we can’t yet recommend resuming your normal travel plans, there are safe places to go and safe ways to get there. Our team at Empire Rent A Car has put together a few tips to keep in mind if you do decide to get away in the coming weeks.

Why Buy When You Can Rent?

If you don’t use a car regularly, you may be wondering if you should buy or rent one when the need arises. Renting a car regularly can start to add up; however, if you only use a car for occasional weekend road trips, renting can be more cost effective than buying a car. With the right planning, you may be able to save a significant amount of money by renting a car from Empire Rent A Car! Read on for a few scenarios, to find out if renting over buying is right for you.

3 Tips for Renting a Trailer

Are you planning a move soon? Do you have summer lawn projects that will require hauling mulch or large plants? Are you looking to take your ATV on a camping trip? The truth is, there are endless reasons you might find yourself in need of a trailer, and your friends at Empire Rent A Car are here to help. With multiple trailer rental options to choose from, we have the right trailer to meet your needs – no matter what they are. However, because not everyone is used to hauling a trailer, we’ve put together a list of tips to help get you on your way.

3 Bad Habits That Damage Your Car

Everyone has bad habits – nail biting, chewing with your mouth open, forgetting to change the toilet paper roll – but the worst habits are the ones that will cause damage to your property. A car is a huge investment; therefore, it’s very important to take good care of it so it will last for years to come. To avoid premature damage to your vehicle, our team at Empire Rent A Car has put together a list of bad habits to correct, if they apply to you!

Become an Uber Driver with a TLC Rental Car

Are you looking for a great way to earn some extra money this year? Maybe you’ve set a goal to pay off some debt or you’re saving for a big event like a wedding. Whatever your reason, Empire Rent A Car has the perfect way for you to start bringing in that extra cash: become an Uber or Lyft driver! Read on for all the great reasons to become a ridesharing app driver.

3 Indoor Family Activities in New York

The beginning of the year is a great time to plan a family getaway. Enjoy the calm of the off-season and beat the spring break rush by planning a winter visit to New York. Families will love exploring and taking advantage of all that New York has to offer for kids and adults alike. When you get into town, rent a car, van, or SUV from your friends at Empire Rent A Car, and then check out these 3 family-friendly attractions.

How to Choose a Pickup Truck Rental

Empire Rent A Car, with several locations throughout New York City area, has an extensive fleet of high-quality and affordable pickup trucks. Finding the right rental truck to meet your needs can be tricky. Here are some tips from the rental experts to help you make your decision.

Safety Tips for Driving a Rental Box Truck

Renting a box truck for your move is a great way to safely transport your belongings and save money. You’ll be handling the heavy lifting of the move yourself, and you will also be responsible for driving the truck between locations. This can be a tough job even for more experienced drivers. You don’t want to risk damaging the truck, or injuring yourself or your passengers. If you have never driven a box truck before, Empire Rent A Car recommends taking these safety precautions.