Category: Moving Tips And Advice

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Get Help Loading a U-Haul

Moving may seem easy at the outset, but that may change once you're halfway through the process and struggling to get your U-Haul loaded. Only after hours of playing your own personal game of Tetris will you realize that...


closet packing

How to Pack a Master Closet

Over time, a large walk-in closet can become one of the most cluttered places in a home because people tend to take the space for granted, carelessly storing shoes, clothes, jewelry and other accessories in a jumbled mess. You may...


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Selecting & Sourcing the Best Moving Boxes

When planning a move, the last thing you want to worry about is sourcing packing materials. You probably don't have the time to figure out which box sizes you need, how many you should get, and what additional packing...


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Are Moving Expenses Tax-Deductible?

Staying abreast of tax laws can be challenging because they change so frequently. If you must relocate for your job, it’s reasonable to wonder if you can deduct moving-related costs from your taxes. The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...


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...


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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...


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...


using a moving company for the first time

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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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...