3 Reasons To Find An Off-Site Babysitter While Packing For Your Move

Posted on: 31 July 2016

If you are packing up for a big move, you may have thought about hiring a moving company. One service that you might not have considered looking for, however, is a babysitter. It might not seem like a big deal to pack up your stuff while your kids are in the home -- after all, you probably do all sorts of household tasks with your kids in tow -- but finding an off-site babysitter for the big day can be a smart decision. [Read More]

3 Things That Should Be Factored Into A Moving Budget

Posted on: 8 July 2016

Moving to a new residence is something that many Americans find themselves doing multiple times during their lives. Between 2013 and 2014, about 1 in 9 Americans moved to a new residence. What many people don't realize is how expensive these moves can be. The average cost of hiring a moving service is around $403 to $1,017. However, the cost of the move can be a lot higher depending on how large the household is and what rates the moving company charges. [Read More]

When To Store Your Furniture

Posted on: 18 April 2016

Furniture is a funny thing. When you are younger, you often do not have enough of it, and as you age, you tend to get too many pieces. For a variety of reasons, you may end up with two sofas, three dining room tables, and twelve mismatched chairs. While you may be able to get rid of some of these pieces, you may want to keep others, either for practical or sentimental reasons. [Read More]

Protecting Your Exercise Equipment From Damage When Moving

Posted on: 24 March 2016

If you are going to move to a new home, and you have exercise equipment you plan on bringing along, you will want to take steps in preparing it for the ride in a moving truck. Since exercise equipment is usually heavy and bulky, it will need special care so it does not become damaged in transit. Here are some steps you can take to get your equipment ready for the trek to your new home. [Read More]