Storing Old Records Off-Site: What to Know

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Does your small business have to keep old records, files, and data? Nearly all businesses must maintain storage of some type or amount of old information. But do you have to keep these records on your worksite? The answer is probably not, and you have a number of good reasons to move it off-site. Want to know more about using off-site storage? Discover answers to a few important questions. Why Move Document Storage Off-Site? Keeping old records is a risk to your business for several reasons. Most importantly for today’s … Read More

Ask These Questions Before You Move Furniture Into Your New Home

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Should you move every piece of furniture from your old home to the new one? You have a house filled with sofas, tables, chairs, and more. Now that you’re ready to move, you’re not sure if you need to bring every item with you. If you’re not sure whether to move all your furniture or not, take a look at the following questions to ask right now. What Is Your Moving Budget? The decision to bring most, if not all, of your furniture collection can raise the price of the … Read More

Tips for Packing Bedding During a Move

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The best packing techniques depend on the items you want to pack. For example, the way you pack your bedding is not the same way to pack other items in the house. Below are useful tips for packing bedding. Pack Them Last Many people consider bedding relatively easy to pack. As such, you should save them for last — especially if you have several days to pack. Packing is usually easier if you start with heavy stuff and you may need the bedding until the last night before your move. … Read More

4 Money-Saving Tips for Your Move

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How can you save money on your next move? Whether you’re on a tight budget or could use the extra cash for repairs and renovations, take a look at four top money-saving moving tips to follow.

How to Move Your Couponing Stockpile

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If you’re an avid coupon-clipper, you know just how easily you can amass a large stockpile of items, especially when you are able to get these items for free or greatly reduced prices. Your stockpile can serve as a great sense of accomplishment and provide you with the comfort of knowing you will not need to buy these household items any time soon. Unfortunately, moving this large stockpile can present a challenge.

4 Items You Shouldn’t Pack During Your Next Move

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Planning a move takes a lot of your time and energy. Luckily, with a reliable moving company, part of that pressure can become much easier to handle. You are assured of safety and reliability as well as the convenience of a moving company packing your household items. However, you’ll need to know what things your movers can or can’t move for you. A bit of prior research could go a long way in avoiding unexpected last-minute surprises. Although some prohibited items are much more obvious, others are pretty surprising. But … Read More

Big Renovation Project? 5 Reasons to Hire Professional Movers

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Are you having major home remodeling done? Homeowners in your position need all the help they can get to minimize the disruption to their lives inherent in a big renovation project. And one source of help that should be on your list is professional movers. Why call on a moving service right now? Here are a few of the best reasons. 1. Removing Things Minimizes Clutter Remodeling construction will always create some chaos in your home. But you can work to minimize the problem when you remove as many unnecessary … Read More

4 Items You Shouldn’t Pack During Your Next Move

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Planning a move takes a lot of your time and energy. Luckily, with a reliable moving company, part of that pressure can become much easier to handle. You are assured of safety and reliability as well as the convenience of a moving company packing your household items.

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

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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

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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.