3 Ways to go Green on Moving Day

You may be a person who considers yourself to be “green”. Perhaps you always recycle what you can, stay away from wasteful containers and packaging, and conserve by walking and biking when possible. When it comes time moving day, though, being green may be quickly become the least of your worries. On top of planning, […]

Gardening With Recycled Moving Supplies

Spring time is here for most Americans and that means a few things: longer days, spring cleaning and getting the garden tilled and ready to go! Spring is also a great time for a move — mild weather and cheaper rates are at the top of my list! Nothing is better than starting a garden […]

Friday Fun with Stretch Plastic Wrap

As you probably know by now, us moving insiders are always trying to find new and creative ways to reuse moving supplies. This week, we had some extra stretch plastic wrap and, of course, our imaginations began running wild. In this post, we will share our favorite ideas for reusing stretch plastic wrap! Idea #1: […]

Celebrate the New Year with Bubble Wrap

It’s the last day of the year, so you’re probably getting ready for your big  NYE celebration with friends and family. To finish up our series of creative uses for bubble wrap, why not go out with a bang (or “pop” in this case)! Here are a couple ways to incorporate bubble wrap into your New Year’s […]

Repair or Replace: What to do When Your Home Windows Fail

Whether or not you realize it, home windows are an important part of your everyday life. They offer not only aesthetic appeal, but also insulation and protection from the elements. If your home is brand new, then you’ve got nothing to worry about for a long time. But, if your home is older and starting to display […]

Repair or Replace: Sofa Tips

Are you sick of your old, over-worn, or out-of style sofa? Then you’re probably tempted to head down to the furniture store to replace it!  But, have you thought about taking a second look to see if it’s possible to restore your existing sofa for only a fraction of the price? Check out these other […]

DIY Bubble Wrap Games

To continue our tribute to moving’s funnest packing supply, this week we share simple DIY Bubble Wrap games!  I have to admit, writing this post has inspired me to host a bubble wrap party.  Perhaps a perfect theme for National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day on January 30th? Popping bubble wrap is exciting enough,  so turning […]

DIY Cardboard Crafts

You’re finally unpacked and settled into your new home, but what should you do with all your leftover moving boxes? Why not have some fun and decorate your home with DIY cardboard crafts? Most of these projects require minimal supplies. Some glue, paint, wrapping paper, and a box cutter are the basic tools needed to […]

Minecraft Party Ideas using Cardboard Boxes!

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night, monsters come out. Players need to make sure they build a shelter before that happens!  If you don’t already know this then you’re probably not one of the over 38 million Minecraft fanatics out there, so this post may not […]

5 More Fun Ways to Reuse Moving Boxes

Are you still looking for more ways to reuse your cardboard boxes? Then you are in luck because today we are bringing you 5 more cool DIY cardboard projects. 1. Build a Robot: Who doesn’t need a cool robotic arm made out of cardboard? This build-it-yourself robotic kit lets you make a robotic arm with […]

What to do with Leftover Moving Supplies Part 2: Cardboard Boxes

I know that after the last time I moved I had a stack of flattened moving boxes a mile high.  In past blog posts, we have given you some practical tips for reusing and recycling boxes after your move. Now, it is time for some fun and creative ways to reuse your moving supplies. Sculpture: Great […]

Reusing Leftover Moving Supplies After the Move

Once you’ve completed your move and you’re unpacked and settled in, you may begin to wonder what to do with all of the leftover moving supplies you’ve collected in the process. If you know someone moving soon who could use them, then that’s great. But, if you don’t, there are many creative and ingenious ways […]