4 Packing Tips to Make Your Move Less Stressful


Whether you're moving across the country or moving to a new neighborhood down the road, packing up a house can be a stressful process. After booking a moving company and knowing the exact date that movers will be at your home, you need to get prepared for your move. Use the following tips to make packing as stress-free as possible: Start Early It is not uncommon for homeowners to underestimate how long it actually takes to pack up a whole house.

31 October 2016

2 Reasons To Utilize A Commercial Moving Service


One of the most important services that you can utilize when you need to relocate your company is a commercial moving service, mostly because of the many benefits that it can provide. Listed below are two important reasons to use a commercial moving service when you are reloacting your company. Avoid Interruptions To Your Business The single most important reason to utilize a commercial moving service is that it can help you avoid interruptions to your business' operations.

3 October 2016

A Clothing & Gear Moving Guide For Fall Time


Every season of the year presents unique challenges when it comes to moving. Here is a guide on what types of clothing and gear you will need to comfortably move throughout the fall. Beginning of Fall The start of fall is full of days that often start off being a little brisk and feeling just a little nippy, but that tend to warm up by the later afternoon to temperatures that are reminiscent of summer.

28 September 2016

Should You Put Your College Items In Storage Over The Summer?


When the spring semester is over, it's common for students to head back home for the summer. Others end up with internships in other cities. In either case, it can be hard to figure out what to do with your things over the summer. Should you sell them and buy new things the next year, ship them back to your parents' house, or put them in storage? For many students, putting the things in storage is the best choice.

7 September 2016

3 Unusual Ways To Use A Self-Storage Unit


Most people use a self-storage unit as a place to store extra belongings either temporarily or permanently. But did you know there are other ways in which a self-storage unit can be used? Here are three unusual and inspiring ways to use a self-storage unit. 1. Turn It Into Your Mini Film Set Are you a blogger? Do you ever make videos to enrich your website content? If so, you know how challenging it is to set up the filming area every time you want to make a little video.

26 August 2016

Loading Up - A 5 Step Guide To Moving The Washer And Dryer


When moving, large appliances and bulky equipment can be some of the most challenging parts of the process. Your washer and dryer, for example, may seem fairly straightforward to move. But, in reality, they require some preparation and care when transporting and storing. Here is a handy 5 step guide to moving the washer and dryer to their new home. Rinse and Clean. After your last load in the old location, run a clean rinse through the washer to remove any detergent or debris.

25 August 2016

Choosing A Storage Facility For Your Aging Parents' Items


As you parents age, they may be wanting to downsize their belongings so they can keep their home organized more simply. If they are not ready to get rid of any of their collectibles, clothing, or other items that they hold dear, suggesting a storage unit facility to house their things for a while can be a great idea. When choosing a storage facility for your aging parents, make sure you pick a unit that they can find affordable, easily accessible, and safe.

23 August 2016

Moving And Taking Instruments With You: Tips For Care In Transport


Whether you own a harp or a piano, a banjo or a flute, you want to keep your expensive and treasured instruments safe when you move. Some instruments, such as a woodwind, are easier to move than others (like a piano, for example), and you should be prepared to make the transition as easy as possible for every musical tool you have. Here are tips to move instruments from one location to another when you are relocating to somewhere new.

15 August 2016

Top 3 Reasons Why You Should Hire Professional Movers


Are you getting ready to move to a new home? Are you thinking about doing the move yourself since it'll only be across town? While doing the move yourself can seem like a great idea at first, things aren't always as they appear. Instead of doing the move on your own, it may be a better idea for you to hire professionals to do the move for you. Some of the most important reasons why you should consider this are:

11 August 2016

Planning A Move During The Rainy Season? 3 Tips To Keep You (And Your Furniture) Dry


While it's a good idea to plan for an upcoming move with consideration for the average temperature and weather, sometimes rain on the day of your move cannot be avoided. If you've checked the weather report and noticed that rain is forecast for your move, there are a number of things that you can do to make sure that your furniture stays dry. While you put on a rain jacket or bring an umbrella, consider the following tips to ensure that nothing gets significantly damaged by the rain during your move.

9 August 2016