Category: How-to

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9 Tips for Downsizing: How to Downsize for a Move

Posted in How-to on August 31, 2021

If one of your greatest concerns these days is how to downsize for a move since you are in the middle of organizing a long-distance relocation, don’t panic! We’ve prepared the ultimate list of tips to follow that will help you to organize the whole process. Here is how to set up a packing strategy to minimize your household inventory and keep the costs low.

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How to Choose a Moving Company – Necessary Steps When Hiring Movers

Posted in How-to,Moving Essentials,Planning the Move on August 20, 2021

Deciding to hire movers is the first step in the process of how to choose a moving company. A few factors determine the quality of a business, and you have to take certain steps to check those factors. It’s not difficult to verify a licensed mover, but it requires time and effort, so be prepared for that.

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How to Save Money to Move – Best Tips and Tricks on Pre-Relocation Budgeting

Posted in How-to,Moving Tips & Tricks on August 10, 2021

Relocating to another state brings a lot of stress and expenditures. But if you learn how to save money to move, not only will you have less stress while relocating, but you will be able to have a smooth and professional move. If you calculate everything right, make a solid plan, and implement some new life choices, you will save enough money both for relocation and other expenditures too.

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How to Pack Kitchen Items for Moving – From Cutlery to Appliances

Posted in How-to on August 10, 2021

Typically, the average-sized cuisine takes 10-15% of a home’s overall footage. This means that the storage space here has a great potential for storing a lot of kitchenware. Knowing all the tricks on how to pack kitchen items for moving will provide you with the ability to organize the whole process much more easily and quickly, so here is the ultimate guide on how to do it when relocating across the country!

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How to Check if a Moving Company is Legitimate or Not

Posted in How-to,Moving Tips & Tricks,Planning the Move on August 2, 2021

There are approximately 7,000 registered relocation companies in the USA. But how to check if a moving company is legitimate and how to know if you are dealing with fraudsters? Luckily, every entity that is in the relocation business has to follow some rules and regulations. With our tips, we will show you how to make sure a company is legitimate.

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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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