Moving Across the Country

3 Things To Look For In A Storage Facility When You Need To Store Furniture

Storing furniture is not quite as simple as throwing it into a self-storage unit and walking away. There are so many things that can affect the overall condition of your furniture that you do not want to store your pieces in a facility only to find that when you return to retrieve them, there's damage. To ensure the safety and original condition of your furniture before you store it, here are three things to look for in a furniture storage facility. Read More 

Storing Extra Electronics For The Long Term? Make Sure To Keep These Strategies In Mind

Over the years, it can be easy to amass a sizable selection of electronic goods. Things such as extra TVs, speakers, DVD players and more might not have an immediate use in your home, but that doesn't necessarily mean that you're ready to get rid of them just yet. If these items are beginning to clutter your living space, though, it's worthwhile to explore the idea of off-site storage for the long term. Read More 

Mapping Out Your Yearly Action Plan for Your Storage Unit

If you have had a storage unit for a while, you might not have a good idea of what items you are hanging on to, and if you plan to keep renting the unit for the time being, it might be time to take inventory of your things in order to keep this space active. Here are four ways you can map out an action plan to stick to when it comes to reassessing items in your storage unit on a yearly basis. Read More 

Simple Pre-Departure Steps To Make An International Move Go That Much More Smoothly

If you're preparing to move to another country, you know culture shock is likely on the horizon. Many times, it's the little things that can trip you up. You might know about gift-giving etiquette, but you might not be prepared for the strange looks you could get if you ask for more ice in your water with dinner, for example. Before you go, take the time to do some simple tasks that will help you adjust more easily and make you feel a little less out of place. Read More 

The Perks Of Hiring A Long Distance Moving Company

Moving to a new state can be extremely overwhelming, as you'll likely be on a tight schedule, need to have one of your vehicles delivered to your new home, and may have concerns about the safety of your belongings. Well, rather than hire a company to ship your car, worry about having to do all the hard physical work of loading and unloading a moving truck, and deal with having to drive the truck to your new home, you may find it best to use a long distance moving service. Read More