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.
The phrase “location, location, location” has become a cliché among business owners, but the principle behind this real estate theory still remains true. When a business owner chooses a new commercial retail or office space to advance the business, the company faces numerous challenges during the process of office relocations…. Continue reading.
Relocating your coffee shop is exciting, but it’s a lot like holding a cup that’s brimming over with organizational and physical tasks that needed to be done yesterday. Stay focused on the future as you plan and execute your coffee shop move. Here are four ways to make your relocation… Continue reading.
A move could potentially take you anywhere in the world, from the house next door to an apartment abroad. Each of these moves comes with a specific set of challenges based on the distance, your belongings, and other factors. Many homeowners assume that local moves in any city or town… Continue reading.
Packing and moving in the hot summer sun can be uncomfortable as well as dangerous, especially when temperatures peak in the 90s or 100s. Fortunately, you can protect yourself in many ways if you’re moving this summer. Knowing what you can do to prevent heat illness and how to avoid… Continue reading.
Short-term, in-transit, and long-term storage solutions can resolve several types of tricky moving dilemmas. Ease your mind by reserving a secure place to put your belongings when you’re in one of these three situations. Your New Home Isn’t Ready Yet It’s exciting to purchase a newly renovated or brand new… Continue reading.
New Hire Announcement: Roger Wise Bekins Van Lines is pleased to announce the hire of Roger Wise as Western Regional Sales Director. Wise will assist Bekins agents located in the Western United States, overseeing the growth of COD sales revenue as well as assisting with National Account sales acquisition and… Continue reading.