Monthly Archives: February 2019

Preparing for Moving Day

The process of moving starts long before the movers arrive at your home. Follow these steps…

Packing 101

Start with out-of-season items. Next, pack things used infrequently. Leave until last the things you’ll need until moving day.

How to Pack Your Family Room

Most families have a wide variety of items in their living room, including large furniture, electronics and fragile objects like lamps, photographs and decor. Follow our moving tips to safely pack up all of these valuable pieces.

Pre-Packing Checklist

Stock up on packing supplies. Moving boxes, bubble wrap, packing foam, packing tape, plastic totes – anything and everything you can gather ahead of time will help when it’s time to begin packing.

Moving Boxes and Supplies

Small boxes are ideal for heavy or fragile items that must be packed on their own to ensure ease of handling.

How to Pack China and Glassware

When packing for a move, we recommend using a dish pack — an exceptionally sturdy corrugated carton of double-wall construction — for china, glassware and other fragile items less than 18 inches in size.

How to Request a Change of Address

One of the first things to do when you’re moving is to submit a change of address with the Post Office. The reasons why are obvious—even if you’ve already contacted every single person you’ve ever met and every company you’ve ever done business with to inform them of your new address, there still exists a small chance that somebody somewhere will not get the message.

Home Entertainment Trends 2016

Home entertainment has evolved significantly over the past decade. Advances in internet technology have changed when, where and how we consume television. On-demand trends that emerged with wired services like Tivo have developed into expansive networks of streaming video feeds, offering personalized entertainment at a fraction of the cost of traditional services.

How to Move a Washer or Dryer

Washers and dryers are highly susceptible to damage during a move. A failure to properly prep and secure the drums on these appliances can result in costly repairs. It is generally recommended that you employ the services of a qualified service technician before you attempt to move your washer and dryer.

Home Security Trends for 2016

An investment in home security deserves your time and careful attention. Not only is your family’s security at stake, but your wallet may need some protection as well. Unfortunately for the time-strapped mover, the research process has been complicated by all of the newest options in home security technology.