Moving into a new home or apartment for the first time can be very exciting and stressful. This is especially true if you have a lot of items to move. Between making sure you have enough boxes to finding the right moving company that fits your needs and budget, the… Continue reading.
During a move, you have too many things on your mind. Your to-do list seems never-ending, and you’d prefer the list to shrink, not grow. But when you have to plan meals on top of organizing and executing a move, cooking dinner is probably the last thing on your mind…. Continue reading.
Packing is an integral part of any household move. Perhaps the most important part of the packing process is identifying which items need to be most accessible during and immediately after the transition process. One of your highest priorities while packing should be your go box, sometimes also called an essentials,… Continue reading.
When you choose to partner with a professional, full-service moving team, your moving company takes care of the vast majority of your primary transition concerns. You may even decide to add packing services to your general moving package to further simplify the process. However, even the most skilled movers have items… Continue reading.
One of the most common reasons that Americans move is to take a new job. In fact, the 2012–2013 U.S. Census Bureau report showed that 9 percent of moves occur due to job changes, while in late 2017 Cheap Chicago Movers estimates that job-related moves are the second most common after new… Continue reading.
The moving process is often stressful, no matter what the weather has in store. However, if you currently live in an area of the country where winters bring snow, ice, and freezing temperatures, and plan to move before the snow clears and temperatures rise, then you will face additional moving… Continue reading.
It’s easy to keep kids entertained at a hotel with a pool and playground. The hard part about a long-distance move with kids is filling all of that boring time spent in a car as you travel to your new home. Follow the tips below to make your relocation a… Continue reading.
Are you the person on your block with the most stunning outdoor holiday displays? Do you have an extensive seasonal collection that includes fragile ornaments, multiple strings of lights and artificial trees? With careful planning, all of these items can be relocated securely. Here are some tips for packing and… Continue reading.
Have a festive and joyous experience over the holidays even when you’re in the middle of a relocation. With a bit of planning and a flexible, positive attitude, your special season can be one of the happiest times ever for you and your loved ones. Here are four ways to… Continue reading.
Before you sign any paperwork concerning your move, take some time to learn about the way household-goods shipping rates are published, estimated and revised. Familiarize yourself with the details about the three moving terms below to get your relocation education started. The Tariff Each moving company has its own published… Continue reading.