2015

4 Tremendously-Helpful Tips And Tricks For Moving

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It's always a hassle to get more packing supplies during a move. It's stressful, hectic, and practically a game of Russian-Roulette. Dishes will break, socks will be lost, and some surviving items will just never be the same afterwards, for one reason or another. However, with some simple tips and tricks, moving day doesn't have to be nearly as stressful. You'd be surprised by just how much the following four tips can help!

10 September 2015

Moving To College: 4 Things That You May Not Have Thought Of

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Heading off to college for the first time this fall? If so, move-in day can be pretty hectic, so it helps to be prepared with a few valuable pieces of information and tips. Read on to learn more. 1. Know Ahead of Time What's Supplied. Some dorm rooms will provide a mini refrigerator or a microwave, so these are things that you won't have to worry about taking with you. Are there going to be cable hook-ups?

10 August 2015

Settling Fido Into A New Home: 3 Ways To Make The Move Easier

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Due to the numerous opportunities opening up in different provinces, more and more Canadians are moving to advance their career. In 2013, more than 300,000 Canadians migrated from one province to another with that sole purpose in mind. If you think moving is stressful, you won't be able to imagine how traumatic the event is for your dogs. Not only do they need to get accustomed to a new environment, but they also need to deal with the huge changes being made around their home.

16 July 2015

Before You Start Calling Moving Companies, Make Sure You Know What Type You Need

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"Moving companies" is often used as a generic term to refer to all businesses that participate in the act of moving people's belongings from one place to another. However, there are actually a wide variety of different types of moving companies. Before you start calling around, make sure you know what type of moving company you need to talk to. You'll save yourself a lot of time by calling the right type of company.

16 July 2015

Best 2 Ways To Protect Your Belongings In Storage With Insurance

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Before you move your belongings in to a storage unit, you don't only need to think about how to pack everything in order to protect it while it is in storage, you also need to think about how to protect your items through insurance coverage should anything happen to them. Here the two best ways to protect your belongings in storage with insurance. Examine Your Renters Or Homeowners Insurance Coverage

3 July 2015

Do You Need a Climate-Controlled Storage Unit?

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You might be surprised to learn that many storage facilities offer heated units. You may laugh at the idea, wondering if heat is really necessary for your belongings. The truth is that some belongings are more susceptible to damage than others, and paying attention to temperature could be the key to keeping them in tip-top shape. Of course, it may also be that you do not need to pay for a climate-controlled storage unit.

22 June 2015

How Moving Companies Can Help You

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If you've ever moved from one place of residence to another, then you are probably familiar with moving companies. These businesses offer vehicles and sometimes workers to help you move a large amount of goods from point A to point B. However, you might not be too familiar with the other services that moving companies offer, so here is a breakdown of some options that you might be interested in.

18 June 2015

Money-Saving Tips For When You Need To Hire A Moving Company

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For some people, moving is one of their least favorite activities.  The need to pack and unpack, along with the sheer manpower necessary to get your belongings from one location to another can be quite tedious to pull off.  That's why hiring a professional moving company is so beneficial.  They help to turn a potentially stress-ridden time into a much smoother experience.  If you believe that you just don't have the extra money available to hire a moving company, use these tips to learn more about how to drive down the price so you can get the professional moving assistance that you deserve.

17 June 2015

How To Help Your Elderly Parents Move To A Smaller Space

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If your parents are moving into a retirement facility or downsizing, their new space might be limited. This will involve making some tough decisions on what to do with things that they love. Having movers come in and deal with the process might seem like the most efficient route, but you need to make sure that you are a part of this so that their move is handled with sensitivity.

16 June 2015

Think You Have Pests in Your Storage Unit? Find Out & Get Rid of Them

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A good self storage facility should be able to offer you a temperature controlled unit, which can help control humidity and deter pests. But that does not mean your unit is completely safe from critters. This is especially true if you did not take the proper precautions before storing your items. There are a few things you can do if you suspect you have a pest problem. The following guide will help you gain control of your unit.

16 June 2015