packing tips

Most Efficient Way to Pack

Even if you typically prefer to take a relaxed, spontaneous approach to life, moving requires careful planning and attention to detail for everything to go smoothly. Here are some practical packing tips for your most organized, efficient move ever. 1....


cross-country move dishes

How to Pack Dishes for a Cross-Country Move

Planning an interstate move requires multiple logistical considerations to determine the best way to get all your belongings safely to your new home. As the heart of any home, the kitchen is likely the last room you’ll pack, since...


moving to a different state

How Can I Ship My Belongings to Another State?

If you are planning an interstate move and wondering how to get your belongings safely to your new destination, you may be thinking about shipping them there. However, depending on how much stuff you have to get from point...


cardboard

DIY Cardboard Box Ideas

From the protective sleeve around your favorite hot beverage to the box of pasta you made for dinner last night, cardboard is all around us. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for cardboard is higher than ever before,...


moving out of state

How to Move out of State on a Budget

Moving to a different state can allow you to pursue new job opportunities, be closer to loved ones or enjoy a much-needed change of scenery. As exciting as those prospects might be, a long-distance move can also be pricey....


move a couch

How to Move a Couch Without a Truck

The adage goes that life’s only certainties are death and taxes, but we think it’s fair to add moving to that list. At some point in your life, you’ll need to move – whether you’ve outgrown a tiny apartment,...


packing cubes

Packing Cubes: Can They Help in a Move?

If you’re a seasoned traveler or someone who loves to stay organized, you might already be familiar with packing cubes. These soft-sided fabric containers zip closed and are ideal for grouping similar items together. Since they come in different...