Murphy’s Law states that, “If something can go wrong, it will.” Murphy’s Law of Moving states that, “If something unexpected and stressful can happen during your move, it’s going to.” Whether it’s financial, logistical, or otherwise, the unexpected is never good during an already stressful move. If you’re wondering how… Continue reading.
Moving costs are a lot like rabbits. If you don’t know what you’re doing, they seem manageable. But, like rabbits, even when they seem manageable, they have a surprising way of multiplying surprisingly quickly. It’s easy to underestimate what a move will cost you. The best way to make sure that… Continue reading.
Moving isn’t always fun. Sometimes it can be downright frightening… especially if you have to deal with particularly fragile and tough-to-move items. Any of these problematic household objects can make your move a horror story really quickly. Fortunately, they don’t have to. After all, the story of your move is… Continue reading.
There are a lot of things involved in creating a successful moving plan. There’s everything to pack, budgets to draft, equipment to rent, and contingencies to plan for. Juggling all these different things can be difficult, even for the most organized individuals. Things can fall through the cracks, especially when… Continue reading.
Moving an entire family is a huge undertaking. You have to worry about keeping everything together, managing the children and adjusting to your new home. More than most, family moves require organization, communication, and planning. Keep everyone on the same page, and you’ll pull off your move without a hitch…. Continue reading.
When Bekins of South Florida opened its doors in 1969, the state had 6.64 million residents. This year, as the company marks its 50th anniversary, the state’s population has grown to 21.65 million people. Maintaining pace with the phenomenal growth in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties in the past five decades,… Continue reading.
Summer is the busiest moving season, yet there are a lot of things that people don’t consider while planning fun in the sun at their new home. When you are tasked with preparing for a move during the warmest season of the year, consider these do’s and don’ts to ensure… Continue reading.
New Agent Announcement Mover Dudes Inc. recently joined Bekins Van Lines’ agency network as a prime interstate agent. With the move, they link up with more than 150 Bekins agents across the country. Started in 2006 by current president Jon Eye, the moving company was previously an independent agent and… Continue reading.
Once you develop the habit of living sustainable and using environmentally friendly practices in your ordinary daily life, it’s easy to keep doing it. But when a big, disruptive event comes along — like a household move — you can easily revert to less eco- friendly behaviors. Moving can definitely… Continue reading.