Packing Your Clothes – Things You Have Not Considered

Time and time again we have said that packing is the thing considered most stressful about moving. So how do you deal with stress? You plan, you schedule and you execute. Yes, most psychologists suggest that stressful work should be broken into manageable tasks in order to cut down on the stress.

Yet, even when we do that, we often …
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What Should You Expect From Reputable Movers?

There are a lot of moving companies out there, but not all movers are created equal. It is likely that when you are looking for a moving company to hire, you don’t really know what to look for. Most people only look at the price and go from there. But the truth is that there are some signs, by which …
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Move Furniture The Right Way!

If you think that moving is easy, you should try moving furniture on your own. At best, you need to get at least one friend to help you. At worst, you’d need an entire team. Otherwise you not only run the risk of injuring yourself, but you may also damage your furniture beyond repair. Especially, if you don’t know what …
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Need To Move A Messy Home? Here’s How!

As Americans we are more and more prone to hoard stuff. Sure, we rarely call it actual hoarding, but in the end of the day, we have a lot of things laying around. And we don’t even want them! They just keep finding their way into our homes and in the end we are left with a mess of a …
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Professional vs DIY Moving

Moving is one of the US citizen’s least favorite things. Heck, we would guess the whole world dislikes moving. And not only does it take your time, energy and a lot of nerves, it also costs money if you go the traditional way of professional moving. But what if you didn’t? Are DIY moves a viable way to go?

In …
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Moving To A Smaller Place? Here Are Our Tips!

It is kind of a trend right now for people to move to smaller places. Maybe it’s the coziness of such a home, or just that more and more people are living by themselves, but whatever the case, the trend is there. So it won’t be surprising, if you too have considered moving to such a place. Maybe you’ve even …
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Are You A Snowbird? Going South For The Winter!

While Chicago is an amazing place all year round, a lot of people find the weather a bit too cold for their liking, especially during the winter. And with that season right around the corner, more and more people are deciding to spend their time in a vacation home down south.

If you’ve done that before, however, you know that …
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Need To Move Your Books? Follow These 3 Simple Steps!

There are two kinds of people in the world – those who constantly buy books to fill their collections, and those who keep filling their bookshelves with books they don’t even know why they have.

Today we will help you no matter which category you fall into. The one thing you definitely want to avoid is ruining your books in …
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What Determines Moving Costs?

While moving can be thoroughly planned, starting months in advance, too often it has to be quite quick. You get a new job and suddenly you have to start your moving plan. You don’t have that much time though, you’d be lucky if you get even a month. Does that sound familiar?

Even if you are not in hurry, you …
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Items You Shouldn’t Pack

Since moving is quite a lot of stress on its own, not too many people bother to take extra precautions and preparations when it comes to packing. While labeling boxes and having a proper checklist can be beneficial and save you time, they are not mandatory. But that’s not the case with packing some household goods. Plus there are some …
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