During a move, many people who do their own packing worry about packaging fragile materials properly. Improper packing strategies can lead to broken plates, damaged electronics, and shattered Christmas ornaments. Learn these strategies for packing and moving fragile items to help ensure that your breakables are well protected throughout your upcoming… Continue reading.
Do you own a woodworking shop or a garage full of tools? Ease the job of moving your heavy tools to your new location by following these important steps. Organize and Purge A move to a new location is a great opportunity to take inventory of your tool collection. As… Continue reading.
Pay special attention to your electronic devices when you relocate in freezing or wet conditions. The cold temperatures, condensation, and moisture of winter environments are harsh to electronic devices and appliances. Learn what you should know about the effects of cold weather on device components and how to protect your… Continue reading.
With proper protection, your favorite framed art and movie posters will survive your move and grace your new walls for many years to come. Follow these tips as you prepare your framed art and posters for your relocation. Packing Framed Art Use specialty boxes made especially for framed artwork when… Continue reading.
Pamper your antique and modern cloth wall hangings when you move them. By using proper packing methods, you ensure that your cloth wall hangings last a long time and look great. Follow these tips as you move tapestries. Brush Up on Use-And-Care Instructions Familiarize yourself with the correct ways to… Continue reading.
Packing up and storing the items in your garage is a big job, especially when it comes times to relocate your lawn equipment, including your riding lawn mower, push mower, and weed eater. Preparing these items to be moved to the storage facility is the first step, and preparing the… Continue reading.
Unpacking your belongings in your new home is the final step in the relocation process. By this stage, you may be weary and wonder how you’ll make it through the last leg of your moving journey. As you plan your relocation, keep these four tips in mind for a smoother… Continue reading.
Whether you’re downsizing after retirement or relocating to be closer to your adult children and grandchildren, seniors all over the country are packing up and starting fresh for many reasons. Relocating when you’re a senior poses its own unique challenges, especially if you have medical conditions or physical limitations that… Continue reading.
Do you plan to bring along some or all of your appliances to your new location when you move? Schedule some time to prepare your appliances before moving day. Follow these four tips to get ready for the road and successfully move your appliances. Prepare to Make Smart Decisions Holding on… Continue reading.
Moving is a chore that requires several weeks or months of preparation and plenty of focus. While you’re busy concentrating on the boxes, bubble wrap, and making sure you don’t break your favorite vase, you might be overlooking one issue: insects. Several varieties of insects, including fleas and cockroaches, can… Continue reading.