5 Tips for Decluttering Before a Move

Decluttering before a move can save you time and hassle, not to mention money. It can be an emotional process though, especially when you are already going through so much change. I’ve found that many times I hold onto things, not because I want them, but because it’s just hard to let go of an item that […]

5 Moving Day Safety Tips

There are many things that encompass being safe on moving day. While it isn’t necessary to live in fear during the days leading up to your move, you should be prepared to take the basic safety precautions on moving day. In this post, we share the top safety issues you should consider on moving day. […]

How to Find Quality Moving Help

Lifting a sofa by yourself is not an easy task, but what do you do when it’s only you or you’re unable to due to health or age? Many people cannot afford the luxury of a full service moving company, so many of us still stick with renting a moving truck and trying to find […]

Boxes for Moving: Not all are Created Equal

When you think of cardboard boxes for moving, you might assume that a box is a box. Many DIY movers will overlook the important choice of what box to purchase and will simply use what is free or inexpensive. In this post, we want to take a look at an important component of a box, […]

4 Mobile Apps for Driving Your Car to College

The time has come… You’re off to college. Independence, academic challenge, new friends and memorable experiences are waiting. Every year, thousands of high school graduates drive long distances to their new on-campus home. In fact, many of these soon-to-be college freshman drive across multiple state lines to in order to reach their final destination. If […]

How to Pack a Self Storage Unit

Much like packing a moving truck, packing a self storage unit takes a bit of planning and skill. The goal is to use all of the space in the most efficient way, while still maintaining some access to your items in case you need them while they’re in storage. How do you do this? Simply […]

Resolutions Made Easier: Take the Next Step

As we make our way through the new year, it’s easy to lose motivation when it comes to staying consistent with your resolutions. If your resolution is to take the next big step in life, you have a challenging but rewarding year ahead.  By this time next year, you will look back on this ‘big […]

Resolutions Made Easier: Get Out There

The new year is in full swing by now, and hopefully you are making some great progress on each of your resolutions. For some people, getting out there can mean making new friends and expanding your circle. For others, it can mean taking the next big step in life. This week, we’ve gathered some of […]

Resolutions Made Easier: Home Improvement

Home improvement projects can seem daunting and stressful, but as a homeowner, you must address them eventually. If your resolution for 2013 is to take on a home renovation project, don’t worry; you’re not alone. At moving insider, we know that it helps to have input from people who have been there and done that before, and […]

What to Consider When Finding a Roommate

Finding a roommate is one of the most important selections you will make in life. Don’t believe me? Well, if you’ve never seen the movie The Roommate, here is the gist: sweet college student Sara meets her new college roommate Rebecca as soon as she arrives. At first, it seems that this may be a friendship-match […]

Top 3 Running Apps for Your New Home

If you enjoy running, one of the first things you do when you move to a new home is scope out the neighborhood for your running routes.  As a runner, I’d like to share with you some of my favorite running apps that will help you navigate through your new neighborhood without getting lost. 1.  Map […]