Category: How-to

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Wondering How to Unpack After Moving Across the Country? Here’s the Answer

Posted in How-to,Moving Essentials,Moving Tips & Tricks on July 28, 2021

For an average American, unpacking can take about six months, and it is only the average number. In reality, it can take even longer. Therefore, knowing how to unpack after moving will allow you to enjoy your new home sooner. All you have to do is to get organized and plan every step along the way.

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How to Downsize Efficiently When Moving from House to Apartment

Posted in How-to,Planning the Move on July 27, 2021

One of the top five reasons people relocate is because they want to change their home or apartment. But shifting from an apartment to house is easy while moving from house to apartment demands certain modifications in lifestyle, habits, and mainly in the number of things we own. Downsizing from a house to an apartment is an emotional and difficult task, but it is still something people do all the time.

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Improve Your Relocation Budget: How to Save on Moving Costs

Posted in How-to on July 26, 2021

Organizing a relocation is a complex and pricey project, especially if you’re moving across the country. If you want to learn the most effective strategies on how to save on moving costs, stay tuned because we will reveal all the hacks to keep your expenses low and still have a great relocation experience.

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How to Prepare for Movers in Just a Couple of Steps

The moving industry employs more than 122,500 people, and there are 7,000 moving companies in the USA. And like in any professional interaction, there are things movers would like you to do before they arrive. Knowing how to prepare for movers will make relocation easier not only for you but for your movers as well.

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How to Pack China for Moving – The Best Way to Avoid Damage

Posted in How-to on July 21, 2021

Getting ready for a move implies boxing up the whole household, including all the delicate and breakable things. Glassware, tea sets, porcelain vases, and other decorations, as well as chinaware, will definitely take their place on the list. This time, we’re explaining in detail how to pack china for moving, revealing all the tips and tricks on how to properly do it and avoid any unpleasant surprises once your belongings get delivered to your new home.

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Adjustment Insomnia – How Common It is and How to Overcome It

Posted in Coping With Relocation,How-to on July 20, 2021

Leaving one place you got used to without feeling any repercussions is a feat not to be taken lightly. However, many people who are moving across the country may not be able to pull it off and experience different levels of issues, such as adjustment insomnia or some other disorder caused by stress.

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A Quick Guide on How to Pack a China Cabinet for Moving

Posted in How-to on July 8, 2021

Having an antique or modern hutch for storing your precious chinaware pieces is great until it comes time for relocation. Handling all those breakables can be pretty stressful since the risk of breaking some of them is pretty high. Knowing how to pack a china cabinet for moving and reducing the potential risk of damaging your valuables can be a very useful skill when moving across the country. Here is a quick but effective guide on how to pack china for shipping and get all pieces delivered whole.

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How to Keep Clothes From Wrinkling – Best Tips and Tricks

Posted in How-to,Moving Tips & Tricks on July 2, 2021

Both moving and traveling long distances confront us with the same problem – wrinkled garments. Perhaps you’ve come to think that the answer to “how to keep clothes from wrinkling” is non-existent, and you’re facing the fact that you’re going to go around looking like a crumpled piece of paper for days after you unpack. But there are a few tips and tricks that can help you prevent this nuisance.

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How to Move to a New City – Best Tips and Advice

Posted in How-to,Moving Essentials,Moving Tips & Tricks on June 30, 2021

Long-distance moving isn’t always a fun thing to do. However, people live in the same place for years, and suddenly they realize it’s all a routine. And then, wondering how to move to a new city sets in and isn’t a bad idea at all. Having a fresh start, getting to know people, maybe changing the work – all that can be stressful at first, but after a while, you’ll realize it’s the best thing you could do with your life.

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How to Protect Items in Storage Units – From Choosing a Facility to the Best Packing Tips

Posted in How-to,Moving Tips & Tricks,Planning the Move on June 30, 2021

If you don’t want your storage facility to look like the Lestrange Vault at Gringotts crammed from floor to ceiling, accessible solely with the help of a cunning goblin and impossible to be navigated without the use of advanced magic, our guide on how to protect items in storage units is for you. This process might appear dreary and tiring, but with our practical suggestions and tips, you’re guaranteed to finish it off with flying colors and in high spirits.

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