Gifts for High School Graduates

The beginning of the rest of your graduate’s life not only starts the day after their graduation ceremony but can even begin way before or months later, depending on what your graduate has planned in their next life chapter. We have some gift ideas in mind to help them celebrate their new journey! As a few […]

U-Haul Boxes as Recycle Bins

So you’re done with your move. *Round of applause* The worst is behind you and as you settle in and unpack all of your items you ask yourself, “what am I going to do with all these empty boxes?” The boxes have done their job and now you’re thinking of retiring them to box heaven […]

Types of Movers

Moving is a big task that requires a lot of time and prep work.  Most people enlist the help of family and friends.   Some help comes and brings with them talent and a willingness to help.  Others you need to spend your time watching and waiting to see if they will help at all or […]

DIY Upcycling Craft: Moving Box

Instead throwing those leftover moving boxes in the recycling bin, turn them into something else completely new. Try this DIY upcycling project and turn a box in a storage bin. Using a few household supplies and a leftover box, you will be able to re-create the storage bin below for your household items. Here’s what you’ll […]

Organizing your Junk Drawer

We all have that one drawer somewhere. Whether it’s in the kitchen with various cooking utensils shoved somewhere or it’s in your office, filled with paper clips and pens, the junk drawer becomes a continuously growing mess.  With Spring in the air, it’s time to get started on one of the smaller spring cleaning tasks […]

DIY Sports Bracket out of Moving Supplies

Here we are in the middle of March, all rooting for our favorite Basketball teams to score big time in the 2015 NCAA Division. During this time emotions and tensions run wild — It isn’t call March Madness for nothing! So, as you aim to prove to your friends that your team is indeed the […]

St. Patty’s Day Crafts

Need a touch of green to make your St. Patty’s Day lucky? Make one of these lucky DIY crafts! Four-leaf Clover For Your Home Materials Needed: Moving Box  Gold Glitter Box Cutter Green Paint Rope Scissors Glue or Tape Marker Step 1 Using the box cutter, carve out a circle from a piece of a moving box. […]

How to Make a Picture Collage

Filling up an empty wall with a picture collage is a great way to create an accent wall and add character to your home. Before you start hanging, plan appropriately to make a picture collage that will liven up your home. Follow the steps below to plan the perfect picture collage: Step 1: Pick out the right […]

Tips for Moving Heavy Items Upstairs

Almost everyone has lived in an upstairs apartment or bought a two story house at some point in their life. I have done both and have experienced the joy and pain of several moves in and out of these two. I have come up with some ideas and tips to help move those heavy items. […]

Does Towing a Trailer Affect Turning?

Whether it’s your first time moving with a trailer or your 20th time, the same rules still apply…slow down when trailering. Driving a car trailer combination is not the same as driving your car alone. You should always reduce your normal driving speed when towing. You will see that it’s posted on most highways and […]

How Heavy Should You Pack a Box?

No matter how far away or how close your move is approaching, when it comes to packing do not overload your box. As much as we want to get it over and done with, strategically and carefully packing a box will be well worth it. Besides, who wants to be that person that has a […]

Things You Should be Cleaning More Often

Are you the “out of sight, out of mind” kind of person? There’s no shame in it, lots of us are. But when it comes to caring for your home, being a little mindful might be best. Sure we all dust and put away the dishes, but there are probably a few spots that you […]