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What If Your Possessions Don’t All Fit in One Truck?

What If Your Possessions Don’t All Fit in One Truck?

by April Klazema / November 15th, 2018

Determining the size or number of moving trucks youll need can be tricky. Youre making an educated guess based on the size of your house and the number of belongings you have to move, and it can be very easy to underestimate how much space you’ll need. What if, in spite of your best efforts, moving day arrives and all your things wont fit on

Managing Your Thanksgiving Move

Managing Your Thanksgiving Move

by April Klazema / November 15th, 2018

Moving during the Thanksgiving season may not be ideal, but it may not be avoidable, either. If you must move during Thanksgiving, youve got your work cut out for you, from relocating your holiday meal to finding a moving company who is available to handle the details of your move. Never fear - a Thanksgiving move can be manageable with a few

5 Moving Tips to Kick Stress to the Curb

5 Moving Tips to Kick Stress to the Curb

by Stephani McHugh / November 12th, 2018

Moving has made the top of many research-based lists on what causes the most stress in life. A great moving tip is to take steps to prevent stress as much as possible throughout the process of moving. The following are some great practical approaches to cutting stress out of the equation during your move.

Tips for Homebuyers: How to Choose the Perfect New Home

Tips for Homebuyers: How to Choose the Perfect New Home

by Stephani McHugh / November 8th, 2018

Wondering how to pick the perfect home when you move? Buying a home truly is something to do with care, since a home is typically a family's largest investment. Even if you only have a short time to choose a new home before you move, you can make the right choice.

Understanding the Carmack Amendment

Understanding the Carmack Amendment

by April Klazema / November 5th, 2018

If you are planning to move across state lines using a professional moving company, then you need to know about the Carmack Amendment. This amendment plays a role in whether you will be able to recover damages should your belongings become damaged during the move.

Moving Tips for Seniors

Moving Tips for Seniors

by April Klazema / November 1st, 2018

Moving is always a challenge, but when you're older and moving from the house where you raised your family to a smaller, more practical home, there are some special considerations to keep in mind. Our tips can help you minimize the stress of your move and guide you through the process with as little hassle as possible.

Moving in Winter

Moving in Winter

by April Klazema / November 1st, 2018

Winter can be a great time to move. That is because many people choose to move in the summertime, which means movers are cheaper and less in demand during the winter. It is not typically difficult to book movers for the day(s) you want to move, and it will be easier to find available rentals and homes for sale, too.

Tips for DIY Movers to Load a Moving Truck

Tips for DIY Movers to Load a Moving Truck

by Stephani McHugh / October 31st, 2018

If do-it-yourself (DIY) moving makes sense for you, it will help to know how to load a moving truck. Once you've figured out what size rental moving truck you need, there are other challenges. How can you make sure you load all your belongings so that they fit? Also, how important is weight load distribution? The following tips answer these qu

Tips for Tackling the Two Biggest Challenges of Settling into a New Home

Tips for Tackling the Two Biggest Challenges of Settling into a New Home

by Stephani McHugh / October 29th, 2018

After getting past the ordeal of moving, settling in is the next big hurdle. Few people have the stamina to look at mountains of boxes without the slightest sense of dread. Outside the walls, there is also the challenge of getting acclimated to your new city. The following are helpful tips for these two major aspects of settling in after a mov