Five Money-Saving Moving Tips


Moving to a new home should be exciting, not stressful. Unfortunately, the high cost of moving can make the prospect of changing residences a source of worry for some people. But there are some things you can do to reduce your moving costs, thereby keeping your stress levels low so you can enjoy the moving process more fully. Get rid of anything you don't need. Most moving companies calculate their fees, at least in part, by the weight of the items they need to transport for you.

26 May 2016

Tips For Overcoming The New Country Transition After An International Move


If you're moving overseas, it's important to be as proactive as possible about your preparations. The better prepared you are for the move, the easier the transition is likely to be. One thing that many people overlook is the adjustment period that comes with such a major change. While the initial adjustment can be significant, it doesn't have to be overwhelming. Here are some tips to help you make the transition easier so that you can feel at home in your new country sooner.

20 May 2016

A Shot at Safety: 5 Tips for Packing & Moving Your Guns


If you are moving your guns, there are several things you should keep in mind while you are packing them. Luckily, with the right tips, it is possibly to pack your guns so your move is safe and easy. Here's what you need to keep in mind. 1. Separate guns and ammo. Before packing your guns, make sure they are unloaded. If loaded guns are jarred while in transit, the safety may come off, they may discharge, and the bullet will shoot through the side of the packaging.

16 May 2016

5 Tips For Using QR Codes To Label Your Moving Boxes


QR codes, short for quick response codes, are small patches that can be scanned by a smart phone and the use of a QR code scanning app. They are generally used for marketing purposes, but they can also be helpful for organizing your moving boxes. QR codes can be printed on stickers or plain paper and then affixed to each box. You will then be able to scan the QR code to find out information such as what is in the box or where the box belongs in your new house.

10 May 2016

5 Tips For Making A Move Easier For Your Movers


If you're moving to a new home, you may be considering hiring professional movers to reloate all your items. To show them gratitude for doing the hard work, there are some things you can do to make it easier for them. Check out these five tips that will help your movers. Provide Necessary Information To help the movers prepare, you should let them know whether they will need to pack your belongings for you or if everything will already be packed.

27 April 2016