March 12th, 2013 - 9:55 AM
I don’t have a green thumb, but I know that plants need air, water, and sunlight. For this reason, they are not allowed in our moving trailers or moving containers. Not to mention, your plants can carry pests in the soil, and you don’t want those mixed with your stuff! So how do you go about moving live plants?
March 9th, 2013 - 2:42 PM
The Examiner reported that “informed consumers make wise purchasing decisions.” As you prepare for your upcoming move, you want to make wise choices with how you spend your money. To avoid overpaying for your move, or worse, accidentally choosing a bad moving company, do your homework. Doing moving company research is the best thing to do before your move! Here are some tips for doing moving company research.
Moving Company Research – Read Reviews
March 5th, 2013 - 8:24 AM
Moving long distance can sometimes be really hard or sometimes be really easy, it all depends on who you move with. If you’re looking to move with ease to your new home, I suggest using U-Pack, a “you pack, we drive” moving solution that makes moving easy and affordable. Let’s take a look at how moving with ease is possible with U-Pack.
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February 23rd, 2013 - 12:34 PM
When you combine children and moving, you can end up feeling very drained. Not only are you trying to get your kids in the mood for moving long distance, but you yourself have to prepare for the move, too. Ease the transition of moving with children with helpful tips from U-Pack:
Helpful Tips for moving with children
February 19th, 2013 - 1:59 PM
Researching Moving Companies – Show me the facts!
February 14th, 2013 - 3:26 PM
Garage sales are a great way to earn money and clean out the things that you no longer need or want – both great ideas if you’re planning a long-distance move! But be on guard. Garage sale scammers do exist and you could run into one at your next sale. Read all about garage sale scams below so you’ll be prepared to prevent a scam from happening or to spot a scammer at your sale.
How to avoid yard sale scams
February 14th, 2013 - 3:24 PM
Things to Look for in a New Neighborhood
When you move to a new city, you’ll also be moving to a new neighborhood. If you’re not sure what things to look for in a new neighborhood, don’t worry; I’ve got the list you need to make sure you choose the right neighborhood to live in. Let’s take a look!
February 10th, 2013 - 2:27 PM
Help Your Children Adjust to Their New Home
Moving can be exciting for you. You get a new opportunity, maybe a new job and a new home. But for kids, moving may seem like their world is flipping upside down. You can ease the transition by helping your child adjust to their new home. Let’s explore some ways to do this.
February 10th, 2013 - 2:18 PM
Moving Day with Kids
One thing is certain about moving day: there’s a lot going on. While keeping your kids involved in the moving process is very important to an easy transition, this is probably the day that you don’t want them involved. When things like moving trucks, ramps, heavy boxes, heavy furniture and large appliances are involved, it’s best to keep children away. We recommend having a plan ready for the day. So, here are some tips for keeping your kids safe on moving day.
February 10th, 2013 - 1:16 PM
Though it’s a little difficult to think about moving in the heat right now—with terrible snow storms in the Northeast—summer will soon be upon us. Last summer we saw record-setting temperatures all across the nation. It was hot! Because summer is such a popular time to move, and because now is the time when people start planning summer moves, it’s a good idea to get prepared and know what to do when it’s sweltering outside and you have to pack a moving truck. I’ve got some great “beat the heat” tips to share today.