Choosing To Move

4 Things To Understand About A Load Spread

Posted by on June 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Things To Understand About A Load Spread

When you hire a long distance moving company to move your belongings across state lines, you will likely be given what is known as a load spread. A load spread is a range of dates during which the moving truck will arrive at your home to be loaded. A load spread might cover just a few days or, during peak moving times, might include a full week. Because the moving truck can arrive at any point during the load spread, you need to be prepared and yet flexible. However, the more you know about the load spread, the more you can make it work in...

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Getting Ready To Move? Tips For Packing And Moving Your Medications

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Getting Ready To Move? Tips For Packing And Moving Your Medications

As you prepare to move, one of the things that you will need to relocate are your medications. Here are a few tips that will help make the process of moving your medications to your new home an easy process. Purge Any Medications That Are Old or Expired If you haven’t had the time to go through your medication cabinet, you may have old medications that you don’t use or that are expired. As you prepare to move, it is a good idea to discard these items so you aren’t packing and moving items that you don’t need. However,...

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How Can You Make Your Interstate Move as Safe and Efficient as Possible?

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How Can You Make Your Interstate Move as Safe and Efficient as Possible?

Whether you’re being transferred (or promoted) to a new job across the country or are just looking for a change of scenery, you may be wondering how best to tote your entire collection of worldly possessions (as well as yourself, your family, and your pets) over state lines. Moving into a new time zone can add even more complexity to the process. Fortunately, there are a number of resources at your disposal that should help you keep costs low while making sure you and your family get to your new destination in one piece. Read on for...

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5 Things To Do In Your New Home Before Your Movers Arrive

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Things To Do In Your New Home Before Your Movers Arrive

If you are moving into a new home, there are a few things that you should get done before your movers arrive to unload your belongings. For a local move, it is ideal if you have a week before you move into your new place when you can access the home and complete these tasks. However, if you only have access to your new home on moving day, you may think about leaving a person you trust behind with the movers and completing these tasks while they are loading your moving truck and transporting your belongings.  Document the New Home If you...

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Fish And Birds: Tips For Relocating With Your Smaller Pets

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Fish And Birds: Tips For Relocating With Your Smaller Pets

Between the packing, hard labor and general chaos, moving can be difficult for every member of your family. This also includes the scaly or feathered members of your brood, and unfortunately, they cannot tell you when they are feeling overwhelmed. Relocating can be very stressful on your pets, which is why it is vital to get them to their new home as safely as possible. Here are a few tips to help you relocate your fish or bird: Relocating Your Fish Whether you enjoy the company of a fresh water fish or prefer something more exotic, getting...

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Running Out of Room? A Quick Guide for Storing Baby Gear

Posted by on April 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Running Out of Room? A Quick Guide for Storing Baby Gear

Once your infant has grown out of clothes and baby equipment, it’s hard to find a place at home to store the stuff, but you may want to keep it around for another baby. Using a small, local storage facility can be helpful. However, you should be aware of some general guidelines about keeping items in long-term storage, since they can help you when it come to keeping your things organized and free of damage. Here’s what you need to know about storing your baby stuff in your storage unit.  Carseats or Other Health and...

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