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.
With our economy currently in a “buyer’s” market, we found this article by Jorja Baumgarten of The Robinson team in Prosper, TX regarding what you should look for when house-hunting and moving to your dream home. Realtor.com re-published it in their blog, but if you didn’t see it, here it is again. Keep a clear… Continue reading.
Moving is a big deal. There are various reasons why people move – job change, divorce, financial changes, retirement, downsizing or outgrowing your current home. Whatever the reason, our experts can help you in every step of the process. Bekins offers full service moving. Our website can be a resource for… Continue reading.
Have you considered where you want to retire? Money Magazine has published where they believe are the best places to retire. When retiring, what does your ideal place look like? Is it a hustling and bustling city or is it a country town? Is it on the sea-shore with a view,… Continue reading.
You’ve found your dream home and can’t wait to get ready for the big move. But don’t forget an important part of the home buying process – getting a home inspection. Do your homework and know your rights! Here’s some good advice from the Movers.com blog about this very subject. Home Inspection: Know Your… Continue reading.