Tips for Being a Good Housemate

We all learned The Golden Rule at an early age: treat others as you would like to be treated. However, there are many golden rules when it comes to being a good housemate and if followed correctly, will allow you peace and serenity without the heartache of living with a housemate out of a horror […]

Transport Your Christmas Tree

According to the National Christmas Tree Association, there are approximately 25-30 million real Christmas trees sold in the U.S. every year. With the holiday season in full swing, it’s that time of year to pull your favorite ornaments out of storage, pick the best spot for your Christmas tree and enjoy it’s fresh scent all season […]

How Do I Change My Moving Help Marketplace Reservation?

Sometimes you need to change your Moving Help Marketplace reservation to add more hours, change the date, add a piano, or to pick a different Moving Help Provider. Instead of emailing support@movinghelp.com to change it, here is a step by step guide to modifying your reservation on MovingHelp.com. 1.  Go to MovingHelp.com and click on […]

Five Tips to Get Rid of Clutter When Downsizing

There are many reasons for downsizing. Some people are moving to a smaller space to save money, others are moving into a smaller space after their children have left home, but whatever the reason the one thing that stays the same is downsizing means a smaller space. And that smaller space means you’ll likely need […]

How to Connect Your MP3 player to a Moving Truck

Tolstoy said that “music is the shorthand of emotion.” With that in mind, one could argue that unsavory music (or lack thereof) could be the shorthand of correlating emotions. Whether it’s across town or across the country, listening to music on your drive can help to relieve the stress built up from moving day. It […]

Unique U-Haul Truck Conversions

Have you ever wondered what happens to all the trucks and vans that retire from production at U-Haul?  If you’re like me, you may hope they all get to retire and hang out together in a small sleepy town and once or twice a year get cleaned up and put to work in the town […]

How to Drive a Moving Truck with an Auto Transport

Driving a moving truck of any size is actually a really simple task. Even when you add an extra 20 feet of trailer onto the back of it, for a possible total of up to 46 feet, making a move across distances long and short can be done by anyone over the age of 18 […]

How to Avoid Delays when Moving

Let’s face it, no one wants to spend any more time than they have to moving. Between loading delays and traffic jams, you can spend a lot of time waiting around instead of out on the open road! Thankfully, most of these delays can be avoided or mitigated with just a few minutes of pre-planning. […]

How to Decide Where to Move

It’s exciting to move to a new location but deciding where to live takes time. With research, you’ll be able to better prepare mentally and financially for your move. You’ll have to take into account many things before boxing up your belongings and venturing off into a new location. Wants vs Needs Make a list. What […]

Fun Bubble Wrap Games

Now that all is unpacked and your new place is beginning to look like home, your only question is what to do with the several pieces of Enviro-Bubble® that are left over. At Moving Insider, we want to share fun and helpful tips that will help you recycle reuse and reduce you impact on the […]

4 Tips for Summer Moving

Moving can be tough. Moving in the summer during 100+ degree weather? People think you’re crazy. Still, many families choose to move during the summer time because children are out of school, and that makes it a whole lot easier for family and friends to help out when making the move. In order to make […]

How to Connect a Trailer

How to Connect a Rental Trailer I talk to people daily about connecting trailers.  I have found that since many people have never done it before, they are often intimidated by the process.  I’m here to tell you that you should not be intimidated and that you can connect a trailer. I am going to […]