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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,...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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Using a Moving Company for the First Time

Moving can be a complicated process – most of us associate this task with hours of packing, heavy lifting, and expensive truck rentals. If you have made the decision to employ professional movers, let us be the first to congratulate...


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The Best Time of the Month to Rent an Apartment

You probably know that summer is the peak moving season, and that there are advantages to opting for the fall­–winter period: lower costs, easier for busy moving companies to fit you in. (Plus, if your destination is a southeastern...


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How to Downsize While Moving

Moving can be a daunting task, especially if you have a large house or have accumulated a lot of things over your lifetime. As you plan your move, also plan to reduce the number of items you’ll be taking...


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Why You Should Hire a Cleaner Before Moving

You’ve found a terrific new house or apartment and are planning your move. You’ve thought about utilities, notified friends and family, and are starting to declutter and get organized for the move. As you look around, you realize you...


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Why You Should Get Multiple Quotes Before Moving

When it’s time to start planning your move, you will have a lot to do. Beyond the decluttering and organizing you’ll need to do before you move, you will probably want to find a reliable, affordable, professional moving company...