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  • Renting Storage for Belongings Used Seasonally or on Occasion

    Today, it's common for storage units to be considered as a permanent extension of one's residence. A renter may appreciate being able to keep seasonal belongings there rather than having them fill up valuable space at home. People have varying reasons for needing storage space. For example, the place may simply be too small for everything they have accumulated. Perhaps all the belongings would fit, but it would require packing every closet and cabinet. [Read More]

  • Reducing The Stress And Difficulty Of Your Next Move

    Moving all of your possessions to a new home can be one of the least enjoyable and most stressful parts of starting life in a new house. While a residential moving project will be something that everyone will need to do at some point, most people will be poorly prepared for this experience. Keep Wiring With The Electronics Unplugging and packing your electronics can be one of the more confusing parts of moving to a new home. [Read More]

  • 4 Things To Know About Moving During The COVID-19 Situation

    Right now, the world is changing rapidly, with the COVID-19 epidemic changing all parts of daily life. If you have been planning a move, there are some things that you need to know about what moving during the COVID-19 situation is going to be like. 1. Can't Move If You Have Symptoms If you have symptoms of the COVID-19 virus, you can't move until your symptoms are gone or you have completed at least a 14-day quarantine period. [Read More]

  • Keeping Your Possessions Protected And Safe During Your Move And Storage

    Moving your household and storing it in a storage unit can be a stressful experience, but with the right knowledge and planning, it can be less scary and more pleasant. Here are some tips to help you properly manage your next move and storage solutions for your household. Look For Climate-Controlled Storage When you plan to place all of your possessions and valuables into a storage unit, you want them to be protected and safe from the weather and from theft. [Read More]

  • Preparing For Professional Movers: 4 Things To Do The Day Before

    Hiring professional movers will definitely make your move easier than if you were to do everything yourself. If you want your movers to get in and out quickly, you should still spend a little time preparing for their arrival. Most of these tasks only take a few minutes to complete, so you should be able to squeeze your preparation in the day before your official "moving day." 1. Pick up all rugs. [Read More]

  • 3 Tips For Keeping Your Move More Organized

    One of the things you may need to do at some point is to move to another location. Doing this will require the right amount of planning to have success. One way to make this a much less challenging time is by being organized — and knowing tips to allow you to achieve this goal can be helpful. Tip #1: Invest in labels Taking the time to purchase tags at your local store can be extremely helpful when it comes to any move. [Read More]

  • Tricks For Reducing Business Clutter Before You Move

    If your business is changing locations soon, you are going to want to reduce clutter. Just like when you move into a new home, you don't want to drag clutter from one business to the next that you no longer need. Getting rid of clutter is something that you and your employees need to accomplish before the moving company shows up.  Go Through Your Paperwork You don't need to save every piece of paperwork that your business has ever generated. [Read More]

  • Controlling Moving Costs When You Have A Lot Of Books

    If there's one item that really inflates moving costs, it's a book. One book might not look like much, but multiply that one into an entire library, and you have some hefty cargo that needs transport. Given that so many movers charge by weight, that means you could be looking at a big moving bill. If your office is planning a move and has a lot of books and folders, take these steps to reduce and control the cost of the move now, so you're not hit with a surprisingly large bill later on. [Read More]

  • Planning A Safe Move: 3 Items That To Ask Your Professional Movers About

    On moving day, your professional movers will ease your concerns about arriving at your new home with damaged belongings. However, you are still likely to come across a few items around your house while packing that fall into the questionable category. While you don't want to leave anything behind, you also want to make sure that your move is safe. For this reason, you will want to ask your professional movers about the best way to handle these following household items. [Read More]