Packing Planner: Packing the Garage

Garages come in all shapes and sizes. Depending where you live or what type of person you are, your garage may take a couple hours to pack or a couple days. Either way, it is always beneficial to do some planning prior to your packing. Check out the infographic below for some tips on how to […]

Packing a Flat-Screen TV

Your flat-screen TV is your prized possession. It is the key to enjoying weekend games and movie nights. That being said, extra precautions must be taken when packing a flat-screen TV to ensure the safety of your item on its way to its new home. This guide will assist you in safely packing and transporting […]

Picture and Art Storage

Packing for a move should be strategic, but sometimes in the craziness of making sure everyone in the family has their rooms packed and labeled, the walls are  ignored. Next thing you know, you have your whole house packed but your walls are fully dressed! Just throwing your art on top of your other stuff […]

Moving to College 101: Shipping Direct and More

Congratulations on your decision to pursue higher education! You must be thrilled to embark on your next big chapter in life: moving to college! From shipping direct to checklists and more, these tips will make your move a bit easier: Packing If you’ve never moved out on your own before, you may be perplexed on […]

Packing Planner: Packing a Home Office

When it comes to packing a home office, your best bet is to start early and stay organized. Perhaps one of the most important rooms of your home, the home office, serves as a work place just a couple steps from your bedroom. This room contains important business and personal documents and belongings. Let’s not forget […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Kitchen

Before you start banging around pots and pans, remember that there are resources to make packing the kitchen easier. Packing the kitchen for your move requires some planning to ensure that all items make it to your new home safely. Different sized items require different types of packing supplies. The kitchen is made up of […]

How To Pack Your Dishware

Making sure that your dishes make it to your new home in one piece can be a feat. Here are some tips on how to pack your dishware like a pro: Dish Saver Kit If you need a box to strategically place all your bowls, plates and saucers, the dish saver kit is ideal. With […]

Packing Planner: Packing a 3 Bedroom Home

In our last post of the Packing Planner series, we gave insight on how to pack a studio apartment. For this post, we will cover how to pack a three-bedroom home. Packing a three-bedroom home is simple when you work room by room and break down the process. When deciding what moving supplies you’ll need […]

Quick Unpacking Tips

Having moved many times and in many situations, only one thing has been a constant; the hassle of unpacking. It’s my least favorite thing to do and, based on how many people I’ve talked to who still have things in boxes years later, I’m not alone. With that little confession out of the way, I […]

Packing Planner: Packing your Studio Apartment

Is it time to leave that small studio apartment behind? Before you start packing your studio up, it will save time if you have an idea of the amount of items being packed and the amount of moving supplies needed. There are also all types of boxes and packing materials for certain items. Stay efficient […]

Sustainable Tips for an Eco-Friendly Move

The phrases “Going Green” and “Being Green” have become increasingly popular during the past decade. Many of us have not only have become familiar with these terms, but also have become educated about the importance of living a green lifestyle. As mentioned in Moving Insider’s How to Find Sustainable Storage, being eco-friendly is “in” and […]

Tips for Packing Electronic Devices

Packing electronic devices can be a cumbersome burden, especially if you didn’t hook up the device in the first place.  Don’t let this tedious task get you down though! Try these tips for packing electronic devices to make the disconnect and reconnect process much easier. What you will need before you start: Instruction manuals for […]