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6 Places to Get Free Moving Boxes

If you're preparing for an upcoming move you are probably on the hunt for moving boxes that won't destroy your budget. If that sounds like you then you've come to the right place! We've created a thorough list of the best places to find free or cheap used moving boxes...
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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...
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We'll Be Closed on Memorial Day 2015

Our National Customer Support & Operations office will be closed on Monday, May 25th 2015 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. We will resume normal office hours on Tuesday, May 26th at 8:30 am Eastern Time. Existing Customers Although Customer Support will be unavailable, all scheduled moves during this...
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Extended Hours for Peak Moving Season

It's nearly peak moving season again, and that means we're making final preparations to better serve our customers during the busiest time of the year. From longer hours to more staff, Elite Moving Labor is ready to provide you with professional moving help for your local or long distance move...
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Relocation Guide: Moving to Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas: Once a small, sleepy city in central Texas, is now a major technology hub and relocation destination for many. Just 15 years ago, the Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area had a population of 1.25 million people. As of 2013, the greater Austin metropolitan area had a population of 1.9...
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Relocation Guide: Moving to Portland, Oregon

Over the past few years, the amount of people moving to Portland , Oregon has spiked, ranking it #1 for Top Inbound States in 2013 and 2014 as reported by United Van Lines, ending Washington DC's 10 year streak. We have previously talked about why you should move to the...
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Help Reduce Moving Day Stress: A Movers Guide to Scheduling Moving Help

If you are using a rented moving truck , moving container or trailer for a do-it-yourself move, then this moving guide is for you. Learn how to plan for potential DIY delays and how to schedule your loading and unloading moving help accordingly. Moving day is often fraught with unexpected...
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Can Your Movers Drive My Rented Moving Truck?

If you have decided to rent a moving truck for your do-it-yourself move you may then wonder, "Can I actually drive this thing?" If you're one of those people don't worry, it's a very common concern. My initial advice to anyone concerned about driving a rented moving truck is don't...
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Why Your Home Square Footage is Important When Moving

If you are planning to hire moving help for an upcoming move it is likely you may be asked about the square footage of your home. This question is much more likely to be asked if you are hiring a full-service moving company, a company that provides movers and a...
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How to Hire Moving Help for Packing Services

If you plan to hire moving help to pack up your home then you may have some questions as to how our packing service works. You may also need help understanding how we price and bill for packing materials and moving supplies, and what options are available to you for...
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