Color Your Move Green

Making your move environmentally friendly is easy! Here are a few guidelines to color your move green! Sell or Give Away non-essential items: Moving is a great way to get rid of things that are no longer needed, which will in turn reduce the cost of your move! Yard Sales,… Continue reading.

This is Moving – Terminology

The moving world has its own lingo and when preparing for a move it is important to understand the terminology.  Below are common words that you may come across in the moving process: Accessorial (additional) services – Services, such as packing, appliance servicing, unpacking or stair carries, that you request… Continue reading.

Moving Lola

Today is National Dog Day – my favorite day! I wanted to share my experience about moving with my dog, Lola, and how to prepare for moving pets on interstate moves. When my fiancée Pat was offered a relocation from Charlotte, N.C. to Indianapolis, Ind., the first thing we thought… Continue reading.

The ULTIMATE Check List For Changing Your Address

Between hiring a moving company, packing up your household goods, and preparing for a new home, it is hard to find the time to change your address through various organizations. To better organize your move, Bekins Van Lines has created a list of everywhere you might need to change your… Continue reading.

Successfully Move into a College Dorm

As college move-in day approaches, it is time to start planning for how to get your stuff from your old home to your new home for the school year.  This can be a challenging process due to the limited space and the distance from home. Here are some tips to… Continue reading.

Family Fun with Road Trip Games

All of your household belongings are packed in the Bekins truck and now you are making a road trip to your new home. Make your journey interesting with a few of these road trip games. It is a great way to pass the time as well as bond with your… Continue reading.