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Unexpected Moving Costs You Might Encounter

Unexpected Moving Costs You Might Encounter

by April Klazema / January 10th, 2019

Anyone who has been responsible for a move knows that they almost always cost more than expected. Even the most carefully-created budgets often fall short as unexpected moving expenses are common. You are probably prepared for the basics such as security deposits and movers, but there are some other things to keep in mind when calculating the

Moving Highly Valuable Objects

Moving Highly Valuable Objects

by April Klazema / January 7th, 2019

When you move, packing is mostly a straightforward proposition. Most of your belongings such as clothing and books will be fine in most any box. However, some items are a little more delicate, such as your heirloom china or that prized piece of art. Paying movers to do your packing for you can add considerably to your moving budget, but you ma

Moving Out of Your Parents Home

Moving Out of Your Parents Home

by April Klazema / January 3rd, 2019

Are you planning to move out of your parents home shortly? Moving out of a place where you likely have a considerable amount of support into a new home and lifestyle where youll be solely responsible for your well-being is a big transition and one that almost everyone makes sooner or later as they become independent. Living on your own is awes

What to Do Before the Movers Arrive

What to Do Before the Movers Arrive

by April Klazema / December 31st, 2018

You have probably heard many moving stories – some stressful and problematic, some smooth sailing. Theres more to it than luck; the ones with the smooth-sailing stories were most likely the ones with the best organizational and planning skills. If you are planning a move and you’d like it to be the stress-free kind, there are some steps yo

The Admin of Moving

The Admin of Moving

by April Klazema / December 27th, 2018

When you think of moving, you may think of house hunting, packing, loading trucks or unpacking; perhaps you think about the stress of finding a new job or the excitement of exploring a new city. All of these are part of moving, but theres another part you shouldnt overlook: the administrative tasks essential to a successful move.

Preparing to Move? Tips to Make It Easier

Preparing to Move? Tips to Make It Easier

by April Klazema / December 24th, 2018

If youre preparing for a move, you probably arent expecting it to be fun. Lets be honest - moving is never fun. Its usually marked by stress, fatigue, and frustration - right? Well, maybe not. We cant make your move feel like a day at the spa, but we do have some great tips for making it a whole lot easier and, yes, more fun. You can check the

History of Moving Companies

History of Moving Companies

by April Klazema / December 20th, 2018

Hiring a moving company is a regular part of life for both businesses and individuals. Many people don’t think twice about choosing and hiring a moving company and relocating to a new home or office. However, have you ever stopped to think about the history of moving companies? Moving companies have an interesting history with roots in a muc

Moving to Another Country

Moving to Another Country

by April Klazema / December 17th, 2018

If you have received an opportunity to move abroad, whether you are relocating to study for a year or making a permanent move for work, it may seem overwhelming - but the process is entirely manageable. As soon as you have shared your big news with your friends and family, it will be time to start making your plans. You can make the most of th

Rental Truck Equipment to Get for Do it Yourself Moving

Rental Truck Equipment to Get for Do it Yourself Moving

by Stephani McHugh / December 15th, 2018

Moving professionals are fully equipped with things needed for moving day, and certain equipment they use is often needed for do it yourself moving. You are undertaking a huge task without the benefit of moving experts, but it will help if you have the equipment they use on hand.