8 Tips to Make Packing & Moving Furniture Easy!

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Moving is exciting! You get to live in a new place, discover new local shops and restaurants as well as make new friends with your neighbors. Sure, packing isn’t fun; you’ve seen the funny spoofs of transporting furniture like carrying a couch down a staircase in sitcoms, but that doesn’t have to be you!

By planning ahead, you can turn a task into a treat and get to your new home in a breeze. Here are 8 tips to help make moving furniture to your new home easy!

1. Dimensions

2. Loose Parts

3. Legs & Protrusions

4. Disassemble

5. Padding

6. Protect Flooring

7. Insurance

8. Proper Restraints

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How to Safely Pack & Ship a Sleeper Sofa

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Sleeper sofas are an amazing piece of living room furniture that provide ultimate functionality. This functionality can also become a tricky obstacle when you are ready to pack and ship your sofa.  The size, moving pieces and other attributes that make this piece amazing are also what can create problems when shipping living room furniture like this.  If you’re getting ready to move or ship your sleeper sofa by yourself, you’ll want to make sure to follow our quick and easy guide to help ensure that your sleeper sofa arrives safe and secure!

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How to Ship a China Cabinet

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China Cabinets are one of the most prized pieces of living room furniture, also making them one of the scariest pieces to ship by yourself. Made up of a variety of expensive and custom fit fragile pieces, you don’t want to try this without help.

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13 Reasons to Move to Washington, DC

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Don’t let the locals’ nickname “Hollywood for the Ugly” spoil it for you; becoming a Washingtonian is sooo much more than politics and handshakes. With incredible foods, professional sports, tons of job opportunities and word class theatres and entertainment, there is never a shortage of things to keep you happy when you move to Washington, DC.

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How to Safely Pack Your Furniture

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When it’s time to pack your furniture, don’t over think it. With simple household items like tube socks and laundry baskets, you can help avoid damage to your furniture. Use the guide below to help you safely pack your furniture for moving and shipping.

The following guide is separated by room and furniture piece:

Bedroom

Living Room

Dining Room

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13 Reasons to Move to Dallas

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From Cowboys to Cabanas, Careers to Cuisine, Dallas is the home of your dreams. From professional sports teams to your endless fill of restaurants, Dallas is the city “y’all” should be “Fixin” to know.  If you still aren’t convinced, here are 13 reasons to move to Dallas “ya’ll”!

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