Prep, Packing, and More for an Eco-Friendly, Green Moving Day

DixieMovingBlog

How can you make your move eco-friendly? Earth Day isn’t the only time to think about how you help to care for the planet. If you’re on a mission to green your life, take a look at the prep, packing, and unpacking steps to help you reduce, recycle, and reuse. Eco-Friendly Moving Prep Careful preparation is the first step to an eco-friendly move. This includes de-cluttering and downsizing. Sort everything from old documents to your clothes — and separate your belongings into categories, rooms, or to-go and no-go piles. What … Read More

The Dos and Don’ts of Moving Your Summertime Garden and Gear

DixieMovingBlog

Is your next move in the middle of the growing season? Whether you have a full backyard bounty of flowers, fruits, and vegetables or you prefer pots and planters, take a look at what you need to know about moving your gardening supplies in the summertime.

Spring Weather, Seasonal Allergies, and Your Next Move

DixieMovingBlog

What do you need to know about a spring-time move? The weather is warmer, the flowers are in bloom, and the weather forecast calls for sprig showers galore. Before you prep, pack, or start the move-out/move-in process, take a look at what you need to know about moving in the spring. Plan for the Weather While the local meteorologist’s predictions may or may not come true, you need to consider the general type of weather expected in your region. It’s not likely you’ll need to worry about snow or ice … Read More

How Can You Make Your Next Move Contact-Free?

DixieMovingBlog

How can you plan a no-contact move? You might use no-contact food delivery and shopping services. But what about your move? If you have health and safety concerns, take a look at what you need to know about a contact-free move. Can You Get a Contact-Free Estimate? How much will your move cost? Before the professional can provide you with this essential piece of moving information, they’ll need to know more about what and how much you have to move. If you don’t want the movers to make an extra … Read More

5 Tips for Getting an Accurate Moving Quote

DixieMovingBlog

Moving out of your current house can be a stressful process especially if there is a short deadline until your moving date. If you need to move ASAP then you will be thinking to yourself “I need someone to buy my house fast, secure the downpayment on my new property, organize a moving company, redirect my mail, and so much more.” This is why finding the perfect moving company is vital – they will help make the move so much easier. Going to the wrong company could mean hidden fees … Read More

How to Downsize Before Moving to a Smaller Place

DixieMovingBlog

If you plan to move into a smaller home or apartment, then you probably know not all your stuff will fit in the new place. If you’ve lived in your current home for a long time, you’ve likely collected a large number of items over the years. Even if you plan to rent a storage area for your excess property, you should still go through and discard as much as possible to help make moving easier. Discover some tips to get you started with the process. Plan Early The earlier … Read More

Help Your Aging Family Members Move Into Senior Living

DixieMovingBlog

Are your parents or grandparents moving into a senior living community? If you volunteered to organize, plan, and pack for them, take a look at the easy-to-follow checklist that can make the move easier for everyone.

How to Use Cardboard Boxes for Your Move

DixieMovingBlog

Do you want to pack cardboard boxes like a pro? Before you fill the first box, take a look at the simple steps that can reduce damage risks and make the packing process easier for everyone in your home.