MOUNT VERNON, Ill., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pamela and Don Lamacchia, owners of Action Towing & Auto Repair, located at 500 Meadowbrook Rd., recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to the wrecker service they have been operating since 2009.
Families needing the finest in moving services now will have increased convenience and a shorter distance to travel when moving, which not only will make their move easier but also will have the positive effect of reducing the amount of carbon emissions released into the atmosphere. U-Haul partnering with business owners across North America to increase convenience for customers while helping our environment is just one of the programs that support U-Haul Company's Corporate Sustainability initiatives.
Action Towing & Auto Repair can now offer its customers a variety of moving equipment and supplies designed specifically for moving household furnishings, including moving vans, open trailers, closed trailers, furniture pads, appliance dollies, furniture dollies, tow dollies and auto transports.
"We wanted to supplement our primary business as well as branch out and offer more services to the people in our community," the Lamacchias said. "We look forward to the opportunity to expand our business."
Action Towing & Auto Repair provides service to the people in our community as well as other surrounding areas. We provide 24-hour damage-free towing with 20 years of experience and auto repair on almost any type of vehicle."
"U-Haul is proud to be partnering with a quality independent business such as Action Towing & Auto Repair," exclaimed Jay Bjork, president, U-Haul Company of Illinois. "Pamela and Don are a great example of the type of successful business relationship U-Haul has established in order to build and maintain a strong network of more than 15,000 independent dealers across North America."
For more information, or to rent your moving equipment today, call 618-242-3855. Visit www.ActionTowingandAutoRepair.com. Business hours of operation are: Mon. – Fri. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sat. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Since 1945, U-Haul has been the choice for the do-it-yourself mover, with a network of more than 16,300 locations in all 50 States and 10 Canadian provinces. U-Haul customers' patronage has enabled the Company to maintain the largest rental fleet in the do-it-yourself moving industry with approximately 104,000 trucks, 80,000 trailers and 36,000 towing devices. U-Haul offers more than 406,000 rooms and 36 million square feet of storage space at nearly 1,100 owned and managed facilities throughout North America. U-Haul is the consumer's number one choice as the largest installer of permanent trailer hitches in the automotive aftermarket industry. The Company supplies alternative-fuel for vehicles and backyard barbecues as one of the nation's largest retailers of propane.
U-Haul was founded by a Navy veteran who grew up during the Great Depression. Tires and gas were still rationed or in short supply during the late 1940s when U-Haul began serving U.S. customers. Today, that background is central to the U-Haul Sustainability Program: "Serving the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Our commitment to reduce, reuse and recycle includes fuel-efficient moving vans, neighborhood proximity, moving box reuse, moving pads made from discarded material and packing peanuts that are 100% biodegradable. Learn more about these facts and others at uhaul.com/sustainability.
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