How To Properly Protect Furniture On Moving Day


Furniture can be one of the most difficult parts of moving day, since the large and heavy nature of individual pieces, when coupled with irregular shapes, can make it labor-intensive and risky to move. Your furniture is thus at risk of becoming damaged during the packing and moving process. Fortunately, there are several things that you can do to ensure that all of your furniture is adequately protected during the move.

26 June 2018

Avoid Costly Mistakes In Your Long-Distance Move


A big move is a wonderful adventure, but the thought of packing up your belongings and your life and moving them to a distant location can be more than a little scary. Lessen your fear of the unknown by taking steps to avoid some common pitfalls of moving: choosing the wrong location, the wrong home, or the wrong mover. The following tips will get you started. 1. Investigate Your New Neighborhood

22 May 2018

Suggestions For Hiring Local Moving Companies


If you are looking to move your home from one city or neighborhood to another, it's important that you touch base with some local moving companies. When you reach out to a local moving company, you can get quality prices on seasoned service from professionals. By contacting the help of a mover, you are able to get the service that will make be best. The tips below will help you get what you need out of your professional move.

13 March 2018

Should You Offer Free Moving Services To New Tenants?


Attracting new tenants to your apartment building and getting them to sign a lease can be challenging, particularly if you are situated in an area that has a surplus of rental units. One thing that may motivate a potential renter to choose you over another apartment facility is offering free moving services. Here's more information about this marketing tactic to help you determine if it's a good option for you.

18 June 2015

4 Ways Storage Lockers Protect Your Bottles Of Wine


Despite your best efforts to be careful, fragile item breakage is just par for the course during a lengthy move. Your highly coveted bottled wine collection can only hope to escape this fate if you smartly utilize a storage locker during your move. In addition to preventing bottle breakage, the storage locker can keep your wine in perfect light, temp and humidity conditions to preserve the corks and contents. You may even decide to leave your collection there after settling into your new home in order to effortlessly maintain ideal storage conditions.

16 June 2015

In Between Moving Homes: Tips And Tricks For Keeping Potted Plants In Storage Units


Americans are highly mobile, with the average American moving at least once every 5 years. In between moves, you may find yourself caught in an awkward situation. You may have already sold your home with the new owners ready to move in immediately, but your new home may not be ready just yet. In these situations, self-storage units may be the perfect solution to your problems. If you have potted plants or outdoor plants that you would like to relocate to your new home, carefully storing them in these storage units for several days will generally be fine.

15 May 2015

Surviving The Move...And Your Growing Belly: Tips For Relocating While Pregnant


From strange cravings and aversions to strong odors to seemingly unending nausea and back aches, pregnancy is fraught with plenty of challenges. As a woman progresses in her pregnancy, the glow and excitement are often replaced with exhaustion and impatience – and on top of this you have to move! If you're uncomfortably pregnant and facing a move, here are a few tips to help you survive the ordeal: Preparing and Packing

22 July 2014