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.
The trick to planning and hosting a great housewarming party: keep it simple. From decor to food to entertainment, it’s important not to overdo it. Don’t fret if all of your belongings aren’t unpacked. Your friends and family will understand. They just want to see your new home and celebrate… Continue reading.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
When you’re getting ready to move, one of the first steps is usually packing your belongings. From a closet full of clothes to the cupboard of dishes, you’ll most likely need a variety of boxes. Knowing which moving boxes you need and why can help make a big move much… Continue reading.
Network News The parent company of Bekins Van Lines, The Wheaton Group, has acquired Arpin Van Lines to immediately expand the van line network. The new partnership will allow all five brands under The Wheaton Group umbrella to better serve customers across the country with increased capacity: Wheaton World Wide… Continue reading.
NEW AGENT ANNOUNCEMENT Golden Rule Relocation, a locally-owned North Kansas City moving and storage company, recently signed with Bekins Van Lines’ agency network as a prime interstate agent, joining more than 150 Bekins agents across the country. The company was previously an independent agency but chose to align with Bekins… Continue reading.