Category: Moving Tips And Advice

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...


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...


when to schedule movers

When to Schedule Movers

When should you schedule movers? The answer may surprise you. The best time to hire a moving company is 4 to 6 months ahead of the actual move—plenty of time to find the best company and secure a spot...


short distance movers

Short Distance Movers: What You Need to Know

Moving locally within the greater Atlanta area? Maybe you’re moving to Marietta or from Alpharetta. Whether your move is to Norcross or from Conyers, there are some things about short distance moves that will help you as you prepare....


student self storage for summer

Student Self Storage for the Summer

Spring is an exciting time of year. The weather turns warmer and flowers start to bloom. Spring is also usually the time when many college students return home for the summer. They probably have a lot of things to...