Moving Guides & Tips

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Moving in with a Blended Family

How to Move in with a Blended Family

In the modern era, blended families are a fact of life. There’s nothing at all standard about creating a blended family, however, and it can be a really stressful th...

Moving During the Holidays

How to Move During the Holidays

Any time you move, it’s a stressful time, but moving during the holiday season between Thanksgiving and New Years can be especially stressful. You’re concerned with...

Moving to Europe - What to Expect

Moving to Europe - Tips & Advice

If you’re planning a move across the pond — that is, the Atlantic Ocean — there’s a lot you need to consider. No matter which country in Europe you’re moving to, the...

Moving in with Your Spouse - Getting Prepaired

Moving in with Your Spouse

Congratulations on finally tying the knot! Before you embark on your new married life, you need to prepare yourself for a big change. Moving in with a spouse can be...

Hiring a Moving Company vs Moving Yourself

Hire a Full Service Mover vs DIY?

Moving can be one of the most stressful events of your life. Getting everything packed up is tedious enough, but the logistics of transporting the items can be a nig...

Top 5 Cities to Move to for a Tech Job

The Top 5 Cities for Tech Jobs

The hardest part about having a job is first trying to find one. However, if you have a fancy new and hard-earned tech degree, that will make the search a bit easier...

Top 10 Moving Complaints

10 Moving Complaints You Can Avoid

More often than not moving leads to an unwanted high level of stress. That's why we have gathered together the most common moving complaints. Why would we delve thro...

What to Move Yourself - Moving Security

Stay Secure - What to Move Yourself

Moving is a stressful time, and hiring movers can be a great way to alleviate that stress. You don’t have the hassle of begging friends and family to show up and loa...

Tips on Cleaning Your New Home Before You Move In

What to Clean Before Your Move In

If you’re about to move into a new home, you need to make sure it’s ready for you and all of your belongings first. Who knows what the previous occupants got up to i...

Top 5 Cities to Move to for Recent College Grads

Top 5 Cities for College Grads

Graduation from college is one of the most exciting times in your life. It’s the end of a very long chapter in your life, and the beginning of a whole new adventure....

New Home Hazards - Mold, Asbestos, Pests, Roof, Lead Paint

Hazards to Watch for When You Move

Buying a new home is an exciting thing. It’s a chance to start all over again, or at least open a new chapter in your life. The place is full of potential, and you’r...

Moving with Roommates - Tips & Advice

3 Tips for Moving in with a Roommate

Moving into a new apartment or dorm can be an overwhelming experience, especially if a roommate is involved. Even if they’re not a stranger, you could find out quirk...

Types of Moving Estimates

How to Understand a Moving Estimate

Moving. We've all done it. The boxes, the packing, the forgetting to buy extra rolls of tape just as you finish boxing the fine china; it's enough to make any of us...

Moving with Kids - Tips for Every Age

How to Move with Kids

Moving with children can be a stressful time if you don't have the right tips to help you overcome challenges associated with each age group. Whether you are trying...

5 Money Saving Moving Tips

5 Ways to Save On Your Move

The thought of moving shouldn't make you shudder. Your bank account shouldn't cringe as you frantically search for affordable ways to reduce your moving expenses. In...

Moving with Pets

Moving with Pets 101

Have you picked up the bubble wrap? Did you find oversized boxes for all the dog toys? Speaking of which, what are you going to do with your pets when you move? Whet...

Moving During Spring-Summer-Fall-Winter

How to Move During All 4 Seasons

Moving can be an exciting adventure for you and your family. However, like any adventure, timing is key. The logistics of moving from one state to another or across...

4 Things to Know About Auto Shipping Insurance

Auto Shipping Insurance - 4 Things to Consider

Shipping a valuable package via the mail typically results in an agent asking, "do you want additional insurance on the package and its contents?" This same concept...

Auto Transport Licensing Information

All About Auto Shipper Licensing

Did you know that every state has a different licensing requirement for auto shipping companies? These licensing requirements are designed to protect both the custom...

The Basics of Shipping Your Car

Auto Shipping Basics Tutorial

Throughout the year, hundreds of thousands of vehicles are shipped across the country. Figuring out what company to use is akin to deciding what moving company you w...

Auto Shipping Preparation Information

How to Prepare Your Car to Be Shipped

In the first part of our series, Auto Shipping Basics, we discussed the various transport methods that you can use to ship your vehicle domestically. In this part of...

Auto Shipping FAQs & Advice

Auto Shipping FAQs & Advice

Shipping a vehicle to a new state or from coast-to-coast can be a slightly overwhelming process. Is there a limitation on the number of vehicles that you can ship? D...

How To Find A Moving Company

What You Need to Know About Finding A Mover

Now that you’re ready to find a mover, I am sorry to inform you that this is a more complex process than you might imagine. “What?!” you might ask. I agree, it shoul...

How To Pack For A Move

Packing For a Move Essentials

Nothing spells stress like the thoughts that swirl around your mind when you’re faced with loading up all your earthly belongings and transporting them to a new resi...

Important Facts About Moving Insurance

What You Need to Know About Moving Insurance

Relocating scores near the top on anyone’s stress scale. The process creates both physical and emotional tension. Add to that the possibility of someone damaging you...

How To Save On Your Taxes When You Move

Tax Deductible Moving Expenses

Relocating because of a job has some tax benefits. That is, if your move satisfies certain requirements. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) says that when you change...

Moving FAQs

All Your Moving Questions Answered

Q: How much does a typical move cost? A: There is no simple answer here. Local moves are charged by the hour and Long Distance moves are charged by weight and distan...

Moving Boxes Buying Guide

How To Buy The Best Moving Boxes

It’s official. You’ll be relocating in a few weeks. Where do you start? Do you rush out to the grocery store, liquor outlet, or peruse Craigslist to gather free seco...

Understanding Moving Scams and How to Avoid Them

How to Avoid Moving Scams

If I had to narrow it down to 2 things that people look for when finding a moving company, they would be 1) Price and 2) Reliability. The reliability aspect of thing...

Moving Basics 101

The Basics of Moving Explained

A move is a move is a move, right? Wrong. To understand the basics of a move, you first have to understand that there is more than one type of move. Choosing your mo...

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