tips for your short-distance move

tips for your short-distance move

  • 5 Tips For Separating Your Furniture From Your Roommate's When Moving

    Moving out of a shared living arrangement can be more complex than ending your lease and moving out as an individual. While there are several things that you should consider, one of the most important aspects of the move will be separating your belongings. By approaching the question before problems arise, you can avoid conflict and make the process easier.  Mark Your Furniture As You Purchase It  You may think that you will always remember who purchases which items, but over time it is easy to forget, especially for smaller items.

  • 3 Things You Never Thought You Could Pack & Ship

    A big move to another part of the country—or even another country altogether—can be exciting, sad and terrifying all at the same time. One of the biggest stressors is the concern that you can't take some of your most treasured items with you because they're too bulky, delicate or valuable to risk packing and shipping. But you might be pleasantly surprised to learn just what skilled packing services are capable of.

  • How To Prepare Your Waterbed For A Move

    Many people move several times throughout their lives, and the need for a smaller or bigger home is one of the many reasons why a move may be planned. Moving can be difficult, especially if you have a wide variety of bulky and large items. Fortunately, professional movers are usually experienced in picking up and transporting some of the largest items you own. Sometimes, you will need to prepare your things in advance so the movers can handle them safely and properly.

  • 4 Tips For Moving Your Tropical Fish Tank To A New Property

    When it comes to moving home with a pet, there is a lot of information out there regarding cats, dogs and other house-bound animals. However, there is a distinct lack of information regarding one of the most popular pets on the market – fish! Having to relocate an aquarium with a large number of fish can be extremely tricky, so consider adopting the following tips to help you speedup this process:

  • 5 Tips For Helping Your Aging Parent Declutter

    There are many possible reasons for wanting to help your elderly parent declutter. Some common reasons include simply wishing to help your elderly parent have a more organized and clean home, or helping them to downsize so they can move in with you or into an assisted living facility. Regardless of the reasons, helping a parent declutter after a lifetime of accumulating belongings can be uniquely challenging. Here are five tips for making the decluttering process easier:

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tips for your short-distance move

If you are planning a short-distance move, you may be considering taking on the moving challenge on your own. Really, how hard could it be to move all of your things a few miles up the road? I can tell you through my own personal experience that it is more difficult than you might think. If you are considering having a few friends help you by driving some pick-up trucks filled with your things and making multiple trips with the hopes of saving money, you probably won't save money. This blog contains several tips that can help you make your short-distance move easier and more affordable.