Packing Tips

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  • Moving Experts: What to Look for When Choosing a Mover

    Our “Moving Experts” series features moving advice from some of the leading voices in the relocation industry. This post was submitted by Nicole Munoz of Bekins Van Lines.   When you have kids, pets, or a busy job, moving can be a bit overwhelming. Relocating all your possessions on your own can seem daunting, and… View Article

  • Moving Makeup: How to Keep Your Products Intact

    As ladies prepare to move, thinking about transporting all of the lipsticks, powders, and eyeshadows can become stressful. After all, makeup can be expensive; the possibility of damaging certain pieces in the midst of a big move could be a significant inconvenience and another added expense. Here, we provide a few tips to make moving… View Article

  • From Home to College Dorm

    As the summer passes on by, reality starts to settle in – sometime in the month of August you will be moving from your childhood home to a college dorm. And the excitement of moving out starts to morph into stress. How are you supposed to fit your entire life into a closet (half a… View Article

  • Lighten the Load Before you Move!

    Moving is the perfect opportunity to clear out those excess belongings. Check out these tips on how to host a garage sale. Figure out logistics • Be aware of any restrictions in your town for garage sales. See if there are any laws about when/where/how to hold them. • Figure out the best location and… View Article

  • Moving Tips for Wine Connoisseurs

    Many people worry about moving delicate items like fragile dishware, framed photographs or, for some, moving a wine collection. Moving a large and expensive collection can pose a challenge when making the big move. Check out these steps to make sure your wine collection makes it from point A to point B safe and sound…. View Article

  • Advice for Apartment Hunters

    Whether moving into your first apartment or your 21st, the stress and chaos associated with getting all your stuff from one place to another can be overwhelming. Here are a few useful tips to help ease your mind. Know the best time of year for moving into a new apartment: • College apartments: Summer offers the… View Article