Products to Purchase Before Moving

  Your move will feel easier if you have the right moving supplies. But tracking down things like cardboard boxes and packing material often takes a backseat to finding the best moving companies. We’ve made it easy to get what you need by creating a list of essential moving supplies: Boxes Boxes are pretty much […]

Tips for Eco-Friendly Moving

  We all need to play a role in reducing our environmental impact when we can, and it’s possible to make your move at least a little eco-friendlier! A lot of items are purchased and thrown away during the moving process. In fact, a staggering estimate of 900 million cardboard boxes and 8.4 million tons […]

5 Tips For an Easy Move

    Let’s face it: Unless you’re a minimalist, moving is one of the biggest household tasks there is and it can be extremely overwhelming. But if you can get a head start and stay organized, you should make it through this mammoth process unscathed and ready to enjoy your new abode. Here are five […]

How To Properly Pack Your Electronics

    Moving is a lot of work, and most of it is packing. It can be very difficult to find enough padding to fully protect everything that needs it. Of course, we cannot forget all your electronics – your X-Box, PlayStation, 4k TV, computer, and so much more. These things cost hundreds or thousands […]

Why Hiring A Moving Company Is Better Than Doing It Yourself

    Moving from one place to another is a significant life event. Doing so will take a lot of time, and it will also cost a lot of money. Some of you, therefore, may be tempted to DIY your move instead of hiring a mover. However, attempting to do everything by yourself might not […]

How to Pack Your Dishes for Moving

    Whether you are moving across town or across the country, the process of packing dishes and glassware can be daunting. Many people just want to get it over with and pack everything up without worrying about it. If you value your glassware, it is best to get it right the first time by […]

Long Distance Moving Tips to Help You Avoid Disaster

Taking the time to plan your move carefully will help you avoid pitfalls along the way, especially if you are about to embark on a long distance move. You need to take the differences between a local move and a long-distance move into account during the pre-moving process. Whether you’re planning your first ever long […]

Things You Probably Don’t Want to Move

Packing is hard enough. Consider lightening your load by ditching these items before you leave, and making a fresh start in your new home. Cheap furniture The phrase “you get what you pay for” has never been more true when it comes to furniture. While you save major bucks on cheaper furniture like IKEA, you […]

Moving into a Retirement Home

  Helping an older loved one move into a retirement home can be an emotionally difficult process. It’s important that this type of move be as stress-free as possible and handled sensitively. Here are some of our best tips to help you assist with this major transition. Tips for Moving Reduce as you go about […]

Moving Your Office

Through the years, a business is likely to face many challenges – both serious and trivial ones. One of those difficult times for a company may prove to be an office move – not only because of the substantial office moving costs but also because of the time that will surely get wasted during the […]

Packing Mistakes to Avoid

Packing Mistakes

  Packing is probably the least exciting or glamorous part of the moving process, but it is definitely one of the most important. Proper packing leads to a smooth moving process and a stress-free unpacking. After getting settled into your new home, the last thing you want is added issues. Read on for some common […]

Why It Is Important to Make Sure Your Moving Company Is Insured

  Once you have decided to move to a different city, it is always recommended that you use a professional moving company to help you. These are businesses that have likely been providing the service for many years. If you are in a large urban area, you will have several different choices to choose from […]

What Do People Use Those Portable Storage Units For?

Portable Storage Containers

Initially designed to help homeowners move their belongings more easily from one location to another, portable storage containers have started to become more useful in a number of ways.  These perfectly sized storage units are convenient and affordable, making them the perfect solution for a variety of needs.  Here are just seven of the most […]

What to Expect When Hiring a Moving Company

Hiring a Moving Company

So, you’ve decided to hire professional movers for your relocation. You’ve researched your options, asked for recommendations, read moving reviews, got price estimates from several reputable moving companies, compared the offers, and chosen the best movers for you. Yet, you may still feel a bit uneasy about the Big day – worrying if the movers […]

Tips for Moving Into a Smaller Space

Moving Into A Smaller Space

More people are opting to downsize their homes, happily saying goodbye to a large house where maintenance is costly, and the cleaning never ends. Moving can be a great thing! However, it’s not always simple to go from living in your large home to a modest one. Here are four tips for moving into a […]

Office Relocation Tips

Office Relocation

Moving a corporate office is a big task. Whether you’re scaling up or downsizing for efficiency, moving in or out of the city, there are a lot of components to take care of. So, if you find yourself in the position of coordinating the office relocation, we’ve got a few key moving tips for businesses […]

Why You Should Hire a Professional to Move Your Large Purchases

Piano Moving

Hiring a professional mover to help with your home or business purchases can ensure a smooth and stress-free experience. Particularly when it comes to large items, you’ll need professional help due to the sheer size and weight. On top of that, they can be fragile too, in the case of glass or antique pieces. Pianos […]

Why Moving is a Great Time to Get Rid of Clutter

Closet Clutter

If you’ve lived under one roof for more than five years, then the chances are that you will be surrounded by many material things that are supposed to make your life easier and more fun. In most cases, owning stuff defines who you are and what you are passionate about – you wouldn’t own a […]

How Can I Save Money on my Move?

Whether you and your family are heading across the country or just down the street, movers can make the journey to a new house or apartment cheaper than you might think. Here are a few great tips to help save you money on your next move. The simplest tricks involve keeping your hourly usage down. […]

Thinking of moving to San Antonio?

Moving to San Antonio?

So many people are relocating to San Antonio that it was among the top five fastest-growing cities in the country in 2018-19. With thousands of people migrating to the home of the Alamo each year, is moving to San Antonio for you? Here are some reasons why a move to San Antonio, Texas may be […]

Reasons to Consider a Move to Houston

Texas is big, and there are lots of places to visit. However, there’s just something about the city of Houston that keeps drawing people in. Houston isn’t just a great place to visit, it’s also a great place to live. If you’re thinking of relocating to the area, there are lots of reasons why Houston […]

What to Pack First When Moving

What Do You Pack First?

When you begin to pack up your belongings before moving to a new residence, you should probably keep in mind that packing is a process that deserves patience and foresight. Far too often, people procrastinate and leave the packing until the last minute, which can result in lost or damaged belongings. A little planning goes […]

When to Hire a Mover

Moving includes a lot of steps, and tons of decisions to make. So how do you know when it’s time to enlist the professionals? Here are a few examples of when it’s a good idea to hire movers and leave your relocation in the hands of the pros: Long-distance moves Moving across the country is […]

Where to Take Your Unwanted Items When you Move

Donation Box

Decluttering before a move can save you a lot of time and be a liberating experience. What do you do with all the things you have decided you don’t need anymore though? Donation Locations Goodwill, Salvation Army, and other Thrift stores are usually easy to find. Google “donation drop off near me” and you will likely […]

Why Do-It-Yourself Moves are a Waste of Time 

  Moving by yourself or enlisting friends and family can be a very stressful and time-consuming process. Taking the task on yourself is hard work, involves coordinating people and resources, and can end up costing you a significant amount of time.The older you become, the more stress it puts on your body and mind. We […]

How To Protect Your Furniture When Moving 

Protect Your Furniture

Safely moving your fragile and valuable furniture damage free is much easier when you prepare properly. Bubble wrap and plastic sheeting are two of the best materials for protecting your furniture. Bubble wrap can be used to protect delicate wood pieces. Plastic wrap or specially designed sofa covers work best on upholstered furniture. Moving furniture is one of the more difficult […]

Things to Do Before You List Your House for Sale  

Listing Your House For Sale

  Before you list your house there are quite a few things you can do to get it ready to sell for its best potential price. You will want to appeal to the most buyers possible, do your homework on pricing, and use professional realtors for their experience. A lot of it comes down to making […]

5 Most Common Cities People Move to in Texas and Why 

Austin Skyline

Austin, Dallas-Ft Worth-Arlington, San Antonio, Houston, and Frisco round out the top 5 cities that people are moving to in Texas. There are numerous suburbs that are extremely popular as well. Several of those suburbs are growing into large cities themselves. They are moving from all over the country and not leaving either. Net migration in the last year […]

Long Distance Moves  

Long Distance Movers

Few things beat the ease and convenience of full-service movers when it comes to moving across the country.  A long-distance move usually refers to moving between multiple states. This is important because it then involves the legality of moving goods across state lines. Moving companies need to have authority to move goods across state lines by federal […]

Should You Pack Yourself or Hire Professionals?

Packing for a move

The answer can be more than just money and convenience. If you are busy, have the budget and have done your research and gotten reliable recommendations hiring a packing service may be the best call. Even if you have enough time and are particular about how everything you have is handled, you may still want to hire a professional. Are […]

Reasons to Relocate to Dallas – Fort Worth

Dallas Texas USA

The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolis has a population of about 7.4 million.  It is one of the three fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the U.S. with Houston and Atlanta making up the other 2. In 2017, Dallas boasted the second highest rate of job growth in the US.  According to data from Indeed, Dallas is third in the U.S. […]

Moving Tips For Businesses

Moving Tips for Businesses

Moving your business can shut down your operations. Having a plan to make the transition as smooth as possible could save you a lot of money and pain. The more time you spend planning your move upfront, the less time your business will be down. Donate Office Equipment and Items You have Outgrown Let me […]

Cleaning Before Moving

Whether you are moving out or moving in, cleaning is going to be a task to consider. You don’t want to lose out on your security deposit. Cleaning should be the first thing you do before the movers arrive, and the last thing you do after the movers leave. It’s good to have all your cleaning […]

Moving During the Winter

Moving During the Winter

Moving during the Winter months is something that no one wants to do. The biting cold, questionable surfaces, shorter days and threat of inclement weather make for a unique challenge. While you may not choose to move during these months, sometimes, it’s inevitable. Whether it be a new job or finding a house that you […]

The Many Uses of Portable Storage Containers

Portable Storage

Portable storage containers have become extremely popular. It has made moving easier and there are lots of options for storage. Here are some tips for packing and best uses for portable storage: When packing portable storage be sure to have the right tools to ensure that the job is easy and safe. You should have […]

What to Look for When Buying Your First Home

buying your first home

First things first-do not commit until you are ready. Owning a home is one of the biggest decisions you may ever make so do not make it lightly. Know what to expect financially. For example: your monthly mortgage payment may be cheaper than your current monthly rent but there are other fees to consider like […]

How to Improve Your Home Appraisal

Improve Your Home Appraisal Value

  A home appraisal can help you in selling or refinancing your house. Appraisals are based on recent sale prices of comparable properties. Receiving a low appraisal can derail lots of paperwork and add time to buying a home. They can also become a bigger problem if the market stabilizes and/or rises. Here are ways […]

Outdoor Lighting To Make Your Home Shine

outdoor lighting

Barbecues, late night talks on the porch, and pool parties. Outdoor lighting can make all the difference in the aesthetics and ambience. If you want to ensure that your house is the place to be on the block this summer, here are some things to know when considering landscape lighting for your home. Determine Your […]

So You Want a Backyard Pool?

  Many people consider a pool when the weather gets warmer. Sometimes when retirement hits, other times when the kids get older. How do you even get started? Here is what you should know before you start digging in the backyard. Making the Decision First, know that you want a swimming pool and all that […]

Pest Prevention and Treatment for Your Pets

Animals get fleas because other animals spread them through your yard or neighborhood. Contrary to myth, ticks crawl up onto tall grass and lie in wait to ambush your dog. If you find that your pet has acquired a new visitor, there are ways to prevent and treat these common pests. Keeping your pets and […]

Enhance Your Home’s Curbside Appeal

The outside of your house is just as important as the inside when it comes to selling. The yard or front porch might be the deciding factor when a buyer is looking through houses online. Here is a to do list for maximizing your curbside appeal to potential buyers. Landscaping Remove any dead plants and […]

Moving with Pets

  For most people, leaving their pets behind when moving is out of the question. Most families consider their pets as members of the family. Everyone experiences stress when relocating but there are ways to ensure that moving with pets is a smooth transition.   Before the Move No matter what kind of animal you […]

Moving With Kids

Packing up your life is stressful but becomes more complicated when you have children. They feel the changes more acutely as they are leaving everything familiar. Imagine reading those stories about going to magical places as you see your favorite things being packed away in boxes but not knowing if the story has a happy […]

How Do I Choose A Moving Company?

choose a moving company

Moving is a big deal. We don’t have to say that very often, because you already know. Packing up all of your personal and family belongings into boxes, putting them onto a truck, unloading them in a new house, and unpacking and placing things where they go takes time, energy and patience. Here at Today […]

Preparing Your Home to Sell

preparing your home to sell

  You’ve chosen your real estate agency and are ready to go. Preparing and staging your house will be a vital step in putting your home on the market. Here is how you can entice buyers by maximizing the benefits of your home.   First Impression Gone are the days when people first see your […]

Moving to Midlothian, Texas?

  Are you thinking of moving to Midlothian, Texas? Northwest of Waxahachie and in the top corner of Ellis county, Midlothian is one of DFW’s fastest growing cities. It is a city positioned as a destination for business, both large and small and with incomes and educational levels rising, potentials are endless.   History In […]