10 ways to use the Internet to plan your move

We take the Internet for granted now as we’re rarely just a few clicks or taps away from accessing the Information Highway. Unfortunately, we don’t always take advantage of the power of Cyberspace to make our lives easier. Each year, around 40 million Americans pack up their belongings and move to another home. And if

How to throw a moving away party

Arguably, one of the toughest aspects of moving away is having to bid farewell to your good friends, neighbors, and coworkers. Moving to another part of the country or even moving abroad often turns out to be a bittersweet experience – you may be thrilled and impatient to start the new chapter in your life

How to pack IKEA furniture for moving

Moving IKEA furniture to a new home isn’t like any other furniture moving task you’re likely to face on the day of your move. We’re all familiar with the appeal of IKEA furniture – it’s fairly cheap and relatively easy to assemble. The pride and satisfaction of building your own furniture with your two hands

How to pack and move a lawn mower

There’s a good chance that you haven’t had to move your lawn mower since the day you bought it from the store. Do you happen to remember how well it was packed and secured on the day of the purchase? The bad news is that you can’t just pack your lawn mower in bubble wrap

What to expect from professional movers

So, you’ve decided to do the sensible thing and hire professional movers for your relocation. You’ve researched your options, asked for recommendations, read moving reviews, got price estimates from several reputable moving companies, compared the offers, and chosen the best movers for you. Yet, you may still feel a bit uneasy about the Big day

What to know when renting a moving truck

Renting a moving truck and moving your belongings yourself is a good way to save money and stay in control of your residential move – you will be able to plan your relocation to perfectly suits your needs and preferences, pack at your own pace, take care of your own items, perform your move when

What specialty boxes do you need when packing for a move?

Packing for a move is always easier and safer when you have the right type of packing supplies. Provided that packing paper, Bubble wrap, plastic wrap, moving blankets, and packing peanuts are all high-quality products, they will definitely contribute to a quick and problem-free packing experience. Nevertheless, the MOVING BOX is still the KING of

5 ways children can help during a move

It’s no secret that moving to a new home can be a rather stressful period for the entire family, especially for children who are old enough to sense that a major change is about to happen. One of the best ways to make the upcoming move easier and less stressful for your kids is to

How will movers protect your belongings during a move?

Hiring a reputable and trustworthy moving company for your move can make all the difference in the world – the difference between an affordable problem-free and stress-free move (good movers) and an overly expensive troublesome and stressful move (bad movers). Of course, one of the major reasons why you must have chosen to use the

How much do movers charge per hour?

It’s important to keep in mind that when moving to a new home located less than 100 miles within the same state, you’re actually performing a local move – that is, you’re moving locally. And why is that important for you to know, you may ask? The significance of that piece of information lies in

The moving dolly: What is a dolly and how to use it?

Having the right tools for a job makes it easier, safer, and more efficient – however difficult, complicated, or risky a task may be, using appropriate equipment will save you plenty of time and effort, help you avoid accidents and injuries, and guarantee you success. So, when moving house (quite an arduous undertaking), you will

How to choose long distance movers

Moving across the country, as opposed to moving locally within the same city or within the same state, will always remain the more challenging type of residential moving due to one major reason: the move distance between the two homes. Cross-country moves are (much) more expensive because of that distance, but it’s more than just