New Face on Leadership Team at Bekins

Longtime accounting director to step into influential role Bekins Van Lines welcomed a new member of the company’s leadership team this summer with the promotion of Marsha Davis, a 20-year employee, to Vice President, Revenue Accounting. “Marsha is an invaluable asset to Bekins with tremendous experience within the moving and… Continue reading.

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Minimalist Moving: How to Downsize While You Pack

Packing for a move is the perfect time to sort, clean and start fresh. You can move with less by sorting through old boxes, downsizing furniture or even renting a storage unit. Minimalist moving doesn’t have to mean all or nothing—it’s all about doing your best to declutter. Whether you’re… Continue reading.

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CDC Guidelines For Moving Companies

For many, being safe during the pandemic means working remotely or celebrating birthdays via Zoom call. For moving companies, following CDC guidelines is pretty simple. The team at Bekins performs the following four actions for every single move: Always sending a healthy crew & drivers Before we dispatch a crew… Continue reading.

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Packing Boxes Like a Pro

Set yourself up for success on moving day by becoming your own professional packer. From creating a packing timeline to color-coding your moving boxes, there’s plenty you can do to pack like a pro! Packing up your entire life can be stressful, to say the least. Having confidence that you… Continue reading.

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Preparing Your Car for Moving Day

Even if your car isn’t taking all of your stuff from one place to another during your move, it’s most definitely taking you, your family, your pets and your plants. It’s important to make sure your vehicle is up-to-date on maintenance before moving day. From packing up boxes to entertaining… Continue reading.

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This is Why Moving is So Stressful

Moving is stressful. There’s no doubt about it. It’s time-consuming, you have to rely on other people, and it often goes hand-in-hand with a major life event. Whether you’re taking the next step with a significant other or moving across the country for a new job, planning and implementing the… Continue reading.

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What Goes Into a Moving Estimate?

Hiring a professional mover can cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Additions like specialty moving and packing can add to the cost. Don’t be surprised by the cost of moving; get an estimate before signing any contracts. No move is the same. Some are across town or across borders…. Continue reading.