Blogs that provide moving tips for anyone planning a do-it-yourself move. Learn how to save money by completing a DIY move instead of hiring a full service mover.
Apr
30

When is Peak Moving Season?

Peak moving season occurs in the summer , with 80% of all moves in the United States occurring between April and September . The reality is that the busy moving season directly correlates to when kids are off from school. If school is out then movers are in high demand.  View...
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Mar
06

6 Ways to be Prepared for Move Day

Expert Tips for Moving Day Recently my parents made their big move and came to me for my moving labor expertise. One of their main questions was what should be done in order to be prepared and not only save money by saving time, but make the job easier for the...
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Jul
02

6 Overlooked DIY Moving Details

Choosing to complete a do-it-yourself move is a smart decision, one that will typically save you a lot of money. A DIY move requires more planning and involvement on your part, however, and there are often important details that are overlooked. We want you to have a great DIY moving experience...
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Jun
16

Video Moving Tips

Over the years we've published hundreds of blogs, articles and guides with helpful tips and advice about do-it-yourself moving. One thing we have learned during this time is that some moving tips are far more effective as a 'how to' video instead of just words. With that in mind we've started...
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Apr
04

5 Reasons to Hire Movers to Help Load Your Truck

Moving is a physically demanding and exhausting task for most people. Even if you are in peak physical shape, you will likely find that it is far more difficult than anticipated. But the importance of hiring moving help goes far beyond the heavy lifting, especially when loading your moving truck or...
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Feb
28

Tips for Preparing a College Move-In or Move-Out

Spring is almost upon us, and if you are a college student, it probably means that you are getting ready to move, whether you will be living in a college dorm or an apartment off-campus. If you plan on hiring moving labor to help load or unload your moving truck or...
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Jul
10

5 Tips for Finding Affordable Storage from A Self Storage Facility

Whether you are moving, downsizing, staging your home, renovating or organizing you may eventually need to shop around for a storage unit. Self storage facilities are everywhere, seemingly on every street corner, but how do you choose the right one? Perhaps more importantly, how do you find the best price? How...
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Mar
21

Truck Rental Discounts

Discounts, who doesn't like them? For the upcoming summer moving season we have partnered with both Penske Truck Rental and Budget Truck Rental to help you save the most on your move! The discounts, which can be up to 20%, apply to both local and one-way truck rentals. You...
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Mar
15

Summer Moving Tips for 2013

The 2013 moving season looks to be one of the busiest in years. Home values are increasing, sales are rebounding, employers are hiring, the economy is recovering and competition in the moving industry is driving down relocation costs. Planning ahead is the best way to make sure your move goes smoothly....
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Mar
05

Beat the Heat! New 7am-9am Arrival Window

The summer moving season is approaching quickly and an estimated 20 million Americans will be relocating during the peak months, April-September. While scheduling your movers in advance is important, we wanted to briefly discuss an often forgotten, and just as important, topic - heat. According to The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
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