tip your movers

Do You Tip Movers?

When you receive outstanding service, a tip is one way to show your appreciation for a job well done. Usually, you’d pay a tip like 15 to 20% of your cost, which makes it easy to figure out how...


PODS

How Much Can You Really Fit in a POD?

You may have noticed a storage container from a company like PODS sitting in a neighbor’s driveway and wondered what it was. Over the past few years, PODS (short for “portable on-demand storage”) have risen in popularity for home...


find movers for retail stores

Find Movers for Retail Stores

Your store is getting a new address. Now comes the arduous process of moving all of your inventory and fixtures to the new area. When it comes time to plan, you might consider movers for retail stores. Here’s a...


estate sale leftovers

What Happens to Estate Sale Leftovers?

If you recently received an inheritance from a deceased loved one, are relocating a family member to a senior living facility or are planning an interstate move, you may be wondering how to quickly get a lot of furniture...


How to Organize Christmas Decorations

Unpacking boxes of holiday decorations is a fun and nostalgic tradition that your inner kid probably looks forward to every year. However, untangling long strands of lights or realizing your favorite nutcracker has gone missing can ruin your festive...


cardboard boxes

What to Do With Cardboard Boxes

While clean, dry cardboard is one of the easiest materials to recycle, the recycling process is not always as cost-effective or environmentally friendly as we wish it could be. For example, recycling waste requires transporting, sorting and cleaning it,...


shipping a car

What Is the Cheapest Way to Ship a Car?

If you’re planning a move, you have plenty of details to add to your checklist. One you might not have thought about is how you’ll move your car to your new home. While driving it yourself can be an...


Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Historic District

Charlotte is a North Carolina city brimming with Southern charm, beautiful neighborhoods and plenty of entertainment options to explore. From pro sports to cultural events, there is always something to do in the Queen City. You might have heard...


mail forwarding

Mail Forwarding: Why It’s Important During a Move

Whether you’re relocating across town or cross-country, you likely have a long to-do list of must-do activities – from hiring residential movers to sorting and packing your belongings and scheduling utility hookups in your new location. Amid all the...