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How to Survive Your Summer Move

Summer is the most popular moving season for many reasons. Kids are out of school so you don’t have to pull them out of class to move to another district. The weather is nice, and the home buying season is in full swing. However, moving in peak season isn’t all roses and sunshine: you have […]

7 Things to Toss Before You Move

Moving is a great opportunity to purge. All that stuff that has cluttered your home for years can now be thrown out or donated to make room for your new life in the new place. De-cluttering now before your move will result in a less expensive relocation, not to mention it will be a whole […]

5 tips for moving your fine arts

Moving art and art installations is not an easy job. It requires a lot of planning and preparation, irrespective of whether you are transporting sturdy objects or fragile items. While delicate movables demand special care, sturdy objects also need to be packed carefully. Moving fine art requires special attention and precautions. It is essential to plan each […]

3 Tips for Storing Your Antiques

If you’re the lucky owner of antiques who also happens to be facing a move in the near future, the prospect of moving those valuables may set you up for a mild panic attack. After all, you spent a lot of money on them and you know just how fragile they can be. One crack, dent […]

Checklist For Moving Out of State

Moves of any kind can be a scary proposition, but one that brings you out of state, possibly even several states to clear across the country, can pose unforeseen challenges that strike fear into the hearts of many a family, couple or single. Requiring high levels of preparation and planning, you need a clear plan of […]

5 Tips for Moving in Winter

If you had your choice, you’d probably choose to move in the warm weather, preferably in the summer. But it doesn’t always work out the way you’d like. Sometimes, work relocations, divorces, and other circumstances just don’t wait for the best weather. That means you’re likely facing a move this winter, when the weather is […]

Common Moving Myths Debunked

We’ve all heard the nightmare moving stories, the legends and the tales. Some tips and warnings are repeated over and over online and taken as gospel. Others have some basis in truth but have been exaggerated to fit the situation. Rumors morph into facts, accidental acts are looked at as standard operating practice and personal […]

How to Pack Books in 5 Simple Steps

If you’re in the midst of packing for an upcoming move, you’re likely not worrying too much about how you’ll pack your books properly for the journey. After all, you reason, they’re just books and can’t break like your grandma’s antique vase or the dish collection you got for your wedding. This is true to some extent…however, […]

Holiday Moving Tips

Holiday moving is certainly an adventure. But getting there is half the battle. Having reasonable expectations and taking it slow will help you move through this crazy phase of your life. Moving during the holidays is a bit more stressful and time-crunched than other times, plus add in colder weather and the challenges can add up. Whether […]

6 Quick Packing Tips

No one wants to be forced into a quick move, but sometimes it’s inevitable. Maybe you bought another house already and those owners want a quick closing, or maybe your husband lost his job and you have to relocate as soon as possible. Whatever the reason, you have to move FAST. No problem. With these […]

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