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How to Pack Paintings When Moving

If you are moving and want to take your family photos, large pieces of artwork or other framed prints that you treasure you need to know how to prepare them for moving so you do not end up with broken or cracked glass or chipped frames. To help you move these works of art read the following tips on how to prepare your paintings for a move.

Read More February 6, 2018

Tips and Resources on How to Move Safely

Did you know that the highest portion of accidents in America happens at home? The relocation process highly increases the risk of injury, so knowing how to move safely should be your number one priority. Aside from physical injuries, the ongoing coronavirus pandemic poses yet another danger to the health and wellbeing of Americans. Read on to find out how to protect yourself and your loved ones.

Read More January 31, 2018

How to Pack Silverware

Your silverware is an integral part of your kitchen and one of the first things that you are probably going to use after you settle into your new home. That is the very reason it is important to make sure that you properly pack your silverware so that it is ready to be used in your new home. To pack appropriately, you will need the proper packing supplies, such as a small moving box, packing paper or a roll of stretch wrap with a tension control handle, tape, and a marker.

Read More January 26, 2018

How to Pack Valuables When Moving

When packing and moving valuable items such as paintings, antique objects, priceless fine china sets, jewelry pieces, electronic equipment, family heirlooms, and essential or even irreplaceable documents poses a different type of challenge compared to packing and moving clothes, books, and furniture.

Read More January 22, 2018

How to Prepare Your Aquarium for Relocation

Moving your aquarium can be a difficult task, but with a little planning, the correct handling, and the proper supplies your fish will make it to your new how with minimal upset. The tips which we have provided you within the article below should help you get through the process mentally and help alert you to any precautions that you need to take to ensure your move goes smoothly.

Read More January 19, 2018

How to Pack Food for Your Move

Most movers find that packing the kitchen is the most challenging part of a move and because of this leave the kitchen for last. Before you decide that you would prefer just to throw everything away, use some of these tips to help you see what you should throw out, how to move the things you are keeping and what should be given away.

Read More January 16, 2018

How to Pack Beds When Moving

The bed is not like most large furniture you will be packing and loading onto the truck when moving, and not only because it is the most important item that you will bring with you. Your bed is different because instead of simply wrapping it in a few moving blankets and carrying it out of your house, you will have to disassemble it before you pack and wrap each part separately and then load it onto the moving truck. Typical beds come in several different pieces that you will have to take care of when the time comes to pack, and this includes the bedding, the mattress, the headboard and the footboard. In this article, we provide you with some tips on how to correctly disassemble your bed and prepare it for your move.

Read More January 8, 2018

How to Pack Children’s Toys: Moving Tips

Toys come in all sizes and shapes which makes them very difficult to pack for a long distance relocation. IF you have children, then these tips will help you properly pack their most treasured toys so that they travel safe, sound and are ready to be played with at your new home. To pack properly, you will need moving boxes, packing paper, packing tape and a marker.

Read More January 5, 2018

How to Pack and Move a Big Screen TV

When you are moving to a new place, you will have quite a lot of electronics to move. One of the most expensive pieces of electronic equipment that you own outside of your car and house is most likely your tv. With televisions getting taller, broader and more expensive, The good news is that they are also lighter the fact that they are so broad and wide makes them more awkward to handle and move. Here are a few tips on how you can make sure that your television arrives at your new home without breaking.

Read More January 3, 2018

How to Pack Makeup When Moving

When moving you may be tempted just to throw all of your makeup into one bag and just move it like that. This is a very bad idea as pressed powders can crumble, glass bottles may break, and other items might get damaged. When you are moving or traveling, it is important to take care of your makeup to keep it intact. Here we have provided a few tips on how you can safely pack and move your makeup.

Read More January 1, 2018
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