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How to Unpack After Moving: Boost Your Unpacking Efficiency

The process of moving house consists of too many move-related tasks whose timely and successful completion predetermines how your entire residential move will play out. The relocation process is all about impeccable organization of the various jobs you are expected to take care of, and as you surely know by now, each stage has its […]

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12 Tips for Driving a Rental Truck Safely and Risk-Free

Under specific circumstances, organizing a DIY move could prove to be a good option for you. Basically, a self-move means that you?ll have to pack up all your household items by yourself, rent a moving truck from a reputable truck rental company, drive the van across the country until you reach the new home, and […]

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Why Do People Move House? Top 20 Reasons Why People Relocate

According to statistical data, the average American moves house once every 5 years. In other words, a person in the U.S. is expected to move to a new home roughly 12 times in their lifetime. It?s important to note that behind each and every house move there?s an underlying reason for moving. That?s right, there?s […]

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10 Safety Tips for Moving Furniture: Safety Above All Else

Moving heavy furniture on your own can be a very risky business, especially if you have no clear idea what it takes to achieve a satisfactory level of moving day safety. In order to avoid moving injuries or premature damage to your prized possessions when moving from one home to another, you have to be […]

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How to Pack Books for Moving: 10 Steps to Pack by the Book

Most of the people who are getting ready to move out of their homes don?t always stick a High Priority label to the job of packing books. Such an obvious act of underestimation may be the direct result of people having too many things on their minds to worry about packing and moving their books, […]

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20 Local Moving Tips: Local Moving Checklist

A house move within the same state (in-state move) will always be easier and cheaper than a cross-country move primarily because of the much shorter distance between the two homes. Nevertheless, moving locally should not be underestimated as it requires the same amount of meticulous preparation and careful planning as moving long distance, if not […]

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Top 10 Tips for Saving Money on a Long Distance Move

It?s no secret that moving across the country can be rather expensive. Compared to a local move, a cross-country relocation is always costlier due to the greater distances between the two locations. And when moving on a limited budget, finding ways to save money on a long-distance move becomes more important than ever. Bear in […]

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How to Find Cheap Movers in 10 Simple Steps

If a house move is waiting for you just around the corner, then you?re probably already preoccupied with disquieting thoughts of how much the upcoming residential move will cost you in the end. And rightly so. Most people are well familiar that moving house is an expensive affair ? one that usually ends up being […]

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5 Tips for Moving to Temporary Housing

In the majority of house moving scenarios, the place you?re moving to is your final destination – that is, a house or an apartment where you intend to stay and live many, many years. Circumstances may force you to move out again someday but the thing is that at the time of the house move, […]

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How Much to Tip Movers? Tipping Movers Guide

The house moving process is a rather stressful period during which you?ll have tons of things to worry about. In the very beginning, you?ll be worried about how to find the best movers in your area – reputable, licensed, insured, experienced, and of course – affordable. A bit later, you?ll be anxious about the packing […]

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