A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS: Moving during the holidays It’s no secret that moving is stressful. It’s also no secret that the holidays can be an added stress, if you let them. So what happens when you move during the chaos of the holidays? Should you throw in the towel before… Continue reading.
Part Three: A Recipe for Success: Hosting a holiday Party It’s no secret that the holidays have officially moved in. Lucky for you, moving is what Bekins does best. You have started checking items off your holiday shopping list and begun your holiday baking. Now what? A great way to… Continue reading.
Part Two: A recipe for success: In the Stores The hunt for the holiday gifts that will light up those special faces is on. To most, it doesn’t matter if it means setting up camp outside a store with hand warmers until the doors open for Black Friday specials and… Continue reading.
14. Use towels to stuff boxes. Packing is an art, and just like any art, it can take a lot of practice. It can be a challenge to fit items perfectly in to moving boxes and sometimes it can be nearly impossible! Bekins recommends though to not have any empty… Continue reading.
It is important to know what you own, whether you’re preparing to move with Bekins Van Lines or in case of a flood, fire or burglary. A simple, but effective, home inventory is easy to prepare with only a notebook. Consider Bekins’ room-to-room home inventory checklist for a fast and easy… Continue reading.
In just four short days, National Truck Driver Appreciation Week will be upon us. Did you know that if US truck drivers continued hauling the same total weight that they did in 2011, they would move the entire weight of the moon in just over 11 years? Get ready for… Continue reading.
Imagine you just finished waving at the Bekins driver as he pulls out of your driveway, leaving you to settle in your new home. You start to unpack your things and set everything up just right. This is your first home, after all, and you are determined to make it… Continue reading.
You’re moving to a new home. Do you need some decorating ideas to help make your new place look like home? Here are some interior design tips from Interior Design News that might be helpful when you move and start getting settled http://www.interiordesign-news.com/home-decor-ideas.html. They recommend that when you decorate, you should consider… Continue reading.
Found this interested article from our friends at Realtor.com® about tell-tale signs that your are ready to buy a home. Of course, when you need to move, be sure to contact your local Bekins representative for a free estimate. __________________________________________________________ We’ve been doing a lot of talking this week about renting… Continue reading.
With so much competition out there when selling your home, what things will help your house sell before your neighbors? Realtor Magazine has put together this interesting slide show. http://realtormag.realtor.org/home-and-design/architecture-coach/slideshow/2011/08/9-unique-features-set-home-apart Good luck on selling your home and when your ready for a mover, contact Bekins.