While I am the stay-at-home mother of six beautiful children, my husband works in a field that requires us to move frequently. The first time we had to move, it was just the two of us, and while it seemed stressful at the time, that ended up being the "easy" move! As our family has grown, the moving process has become much more time-intensive, and I learned that if I don't create a moving "to-do" list and go through it step by step, I forget to get important things done before we move. I know there are other families of all sizes out there facing moves soon, so I thought I would make a blog to share my moving and storage tips with everyone who needs them. Come back often, especially if you are moving in the near future!
24 March 2017
Most people think any old box will do when it comes to packing up their homes to move. However, all boxes aren't created equal. Using inferior boxes not designed to withstand the rigors of moving can increase the chances your belongings will get damaged during transit. Here's what you need to know about choosing the right boxes for your move. Packing Box Concerns When it comes to protecting your stuff, there are several different issues the boxes you use must address.
14 February 2017
If you are planning a move, it's always best to consider the help of professional movers, especially if you are older or have any kind of health complications. Here are five reasons why: Peace of Mind: Full service professional movers will be able to pack your things in an organized fashion and bring them to your new home perfectly stacked in the rooms in which they belong. This ensures that you have no worries about your items getting to exactly where they need to be.