Monthly Archives: August 2012

Residential or Commercial Moving and Some Moving Must-Knows

Moving can be a highly stressful experience, especially if it is your first time and on top of that you are unprepared. Management tactics are required for every task and so is the case when hiring the services of a moving company. Apart from basic precautions, getting into the nitty-gritty is necessary too. There are…
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Packing Methods for Art, Pictures, Paintings

Pictures, paintings, sculptures and all kinds of artwork are very valuable and a little damage to them can ruin the look of the entire piece. That’s why it is extremely necessary to pack artwork very carefully before moving it. Framed Art To pack a mirror, painting or framed photograph, tape a big ‘X’ from corner…
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Piano, Antiques and Fine Art Moving Services

All your possessions are valuable in one way or the other. Some are really necessary like your furniture. But others are simply for your aesthetic pleasure. These include paintings, vases, and your prized grand piano. You obviously take care of all these things yourself, cleaning them regularly and polishing them for continual shine. However, what…
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Moving? Get it Done Right the First Time

Moving a house is an extremely tedious and complex process. There are many things to take care of and a lot of sorting out needs to be done. Just looking at all the stuff that needs to be packed can drain out our energy. But if you plan out your entire move, you will be…
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Items That Can’t Go on a Moving Truck – Items not to Ship

While moving, you have to be careful of what you ship. There are many things that you may not be allowed to ship under the moving company regulations. But there are also some items which you should not ship as it will cost you more money. Prohibited Items Items that people ship are sometimes flammable,…
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Interstate Movers: Custom Tailor Your Options to Suit Specific Needs

Hiring interstate movers can greatly reduce your stress.  Relocating is not an easy task to say the least, and it can also be traumatic. That is because apart from the physical efforts, emotional factors are also involved, and managing both of them can destroy your mental peace. The best way to lower the burden of…
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How to Pack Fragile Items

Packing fragile items is a difficult job. While moving, fragile items may break if they are not packed properly. Here are a few tips that will help you pack fragile items with care so that the packaging is able to absorb travel shock while moving. Firstly, you will need some supplies to wrap your items.…
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How to Pack Electronics

Nowadays, many electronic items are a part of our daily life. Whether they are kitchen appliances, a home theatre system, or a desktop computer, all electronics are very fragile and should be carefully handled and packed while moving. Use Proper Boxes If you still have the original boxes of these appliances, then pack them in…
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How Important Is It to Stage Your Home So It Sells Faster

When you decide to sell your house, the most crucial step would be to stage your home. We always hear that first impressions are important. In the real estate business, they are even more critical. Staging your home for sale will help it sell faster and fetch a better price for your property. Mostly, while…
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Hallmarks of Safe Movers: Particular Things to Look For

Moving your possessions is a hard job. A good moving company can make this task easy for you. The problem is, finding a good moving company is also a hard job! You may ask your family or friends about a good mover, but there is a high possibility that you will be given dozens of…
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Full-Service Movers vs. Self-Service Movers

Before choosing which service will be more suitable and fits your budget, you should understand what each service has to offer and its benefits and drawbacks. Full-Service Mover This service is usually for huge moving projects or busy people who do not have the time to pack or wind up their old place. With a…
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Finding a Local Moving Company – Tips and Tricks

Moving companies differ in terms of the services they offer, which maybe based on the distance to be covered. There are local moving companies, interstate moving companies, and international moving companies. All have different expertise, vehicles, tools and equipment to execute the task. The distance between the current location and the location where the client…
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