• Beginning Married Life on a Budget

  •  How to Move in Together After Marriage

  • What to Do With Used Moving Boxes

The Ultimate Guide: How Much to Tip Movers

How much to tip movers might be the last problem to deal with after a day of stress-inducing and crazy-making situations. You do not want to do is go into your moving day with no idea what the protocol is for tipping movers. The end of the day could go something like this: The movers […]

Comprehensive Packing Tips and Checklist for Moving

Download our moving checklist to get started on your move! We’ve compiled 20 years of packing and moving experience into one amazing list of packing tips for your next move. Packing tips are essential to a stress-free and fun experience when you move. Yes, fun. If you stay organized with a packing checklist, you can […]

Beginning Married Life on a Budget

Marital bliss in planning your wedding and honeymoon insulates you from real life marriage, offering lifetime romantic memories.  Unfortunately, one thing you won’t forget is the bills you’ll need to pay for events you wouldn’t trade for the world.  When you start watching bills accumulate, realize that beginning your life together means watching your budget, […]

 How to Move in Together After Marriage

Although you’re still in the happy daze of your honeymoon, reality is about to pop your love bubble.  When you arrive home, you’re finally moving in together and merging your households for the first time.  Since you’ve never lived together before, you’re in for the first challenge of married life which involves compromising as a […]

What to Do With Used Moving Boxes

Although we don’t recommend using secondhand moving boxes when moving, even if you purchase brand new ones from us, you will be saddled with gently used boxes that have no place to go after a move.  Despite thinking they may be useless, boxes may offer a second life if you treat them with kindness and […]

How to Host a Yard Sale Before Moving

If you’re not computer savvy, want to get rid of unwanted items in one fell swoop and earn some cash, host a yard sale before moving out of your house. Although the trend nowadays is to sell things online, it’s a longer sales process and good, old-fashioned yard sales can yield decent profits. All you […]

Maintaining Two Households When One Doesn’t Sell

Say you put your house up for sale, do everything you can to make it desirable to buyers, and it sits idle despite dropping the price.  Sometimes, no inexplicable reason exists to explain it, but you’ve already scheduled a moving day with the moving company to your new home and cannot postpone it any longer.  […]

How to Avoid Moving Company Scams

Beware the moving company scam! Even though you may scoff along with all the other moving advice you receive from well-intentioned yet pushy bystanders, learning how to avoid moving scams is the best advice you must take.  When you arrange your move, the numerous tasks you must accomplish could outweigh any concern over falling prey […]

Worst Moving Company Scams Ever

Now that you’ve negotiated buying your dream house or renting that fabulous apartment, you need to schedule a moving date and hire a moving company.  Sounds simple yet you must beware of the most common scams perpetrated by unscrupulous moving companies.  Before you hire just any old mover, review our list of the worst moving […]

How to Declutter Using Online Sites Like Craigslist

One of the first things you must do before even considering moving out is to declutter.  Taking unnecessary, unusable items to your next home limits space and costs extra money to transport.  Luckily, in our modern world, myriad ways exist to downsize, and some even garner profits.  You’ve heard of Craigslist, right? Craigslist and similar […]

56 Mistakes NOT to Make When Moving

If you’ve never moved before, you’re either in for pleasant surprises, rude awakenings or an unexpected combination of both.  Just because you’re a moving newbie does not mean you have to make mistakes, so check out our list of mistakes NOT to make while moving. Not tipping movers Using old, damaged, ripped up, dirty moving […]

How to Move With Your Pet

Pets mean so much to their owners and become family members.  Although some may argue that pets are just animals, they require the same or more consideration than humans when moving.  Your moving company cannot move your pet to your next home, but as moving professionals we work with pet lovers often and understand what […]