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Are Moving Companies Essential Businesses?

Yes. Moving companies are an essential business during the COVID-19 outbreak. As our van line network—and the entire industry—works through the COVID-19 crisis, Bekins continues to prioritize the health and safety of our customers, drivers, and front-line employees. Many of our employees are working from home. However, our drivers, crews,… Continue reading.

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Can I Move During Coronavirus?

At Bekins, the health of our customers and our employees is our first priority during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. That being said, we know that life continues to move and so do you, so we will continue to provide essential services to our customers around the country. Every day our… Continue reading.

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How to Label Your Moving Boxes

Keeping organized during a move isn’t easy. You’re packing up and transporting everything you own. It’s not surprising that, without proper preparation, things can easily get mixed up, lost or confused. There are a lot of ways to help yourself keep this from happening. You can enlist the help of… Continue reading.

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How Do I Protect My Floors During a Move?

Ironically, when people move, they often spend so much time thinking about how they’re going to protect their valuables during move-in that they forget about their flooring. Unfortunately, this can often come back to bite them. It’s all too easy to significantly damage your flooring by dragging, sliding or dropping… Continue reading.

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How Can I Safely Pack and Move Liquids?

Packing liquids for a move requires a lot of foresight and preparation. How will you keep them from spilling? How do you know what you can safely transport yourself and what you can’t? What will you do if someone drinks your emergency moving day energy drinks and doesn’t tell you?… Continue reading.

how to move on by moving out

How to Move On By Moving Out

Sometimes life throws us curveballs. Maybe it’s a relationship falling apart or all of your children moving out for college. Maybe it’s losing a job, losing a loved one or losing sight of your sense of purpose. When these things happen, it’s easy to find ourselves overwhelmed by options. What… Continue reading.