5 Benefits of Moving During the Spring

With winter nearing its end, the blossoming flowers, mild temperatures, and occasional rainfalls of spring are right around the corner. Historically, springtime has been ideal for escaping the house you’ve been cooped up in all winter, taking a much-needed vacation, and repairing your yard after months of it being frosted over. What many people don’t […]

Summer vs. Winter: Finding the Ideal Time of Year For Your Move

Have you ever found yourself wondering what time of the year is best to move? While slightly lower rates in the winter might be attractive to you, both summer and winter moves present unique challenges for you to consider. Pricing: Peak moving season is typically from May to September—roughly between Memorial Day and Labor Day—and is […]

Your Personal Antiques Roadshow: How to Move Valuables

Somewhere in all that stuff, you have to move, you may have some valuable articles. We don’t mean sentimental items that are priceless to you. (Yes, that high school track trophy represents a great accomplishment…but moving it is relatively simple. Wrap it, box it, done.) We mean pieces that are worth a significant amount of […]

Don’t Give a Free Ride to an Invasive Pest: Gypsy Moths

Don’t make a move until you check for the gypsy moth. The federal government has joined with the moving and storage industry to urge those planning to move to help stop the spread of this invasive insect that threatens our nation’s landscape. The European gypsy moth has dramatically changed the countryside of 20 states and […]

Packing Yourself May Save a Little Money, But Hiring a Professional Mover Will Save More Than a Little Stress

Many families planning a move often wonder: Should we pack our belongings ourselves and save money, or should we hire a professional for the task? Packing yourself may save you money… But it may also put your possessions at greater risk of damage during your move, while professional movers have the expertise and material to […]