If you’re moving, you’re probably debating on whether or not to hire an antique shipping service or DIY for valuables like a family heirloom. No amount of money can replace these items. Unfortunately, many DIYers make the mistake of not using a professional moving or shipping company, increasing the chances of items getting damaged. By doing it yourself, you will likely not have insurance to cover any damage to your heirlooms leaving you to pay out of pocket to repair them.
Hiring a moving company for a long distance move relieves a lot of stress. These are professionals experienced in packing items, handling the loading and unloading of the truck and and even provide the opportunity to purchase insurance to alleviate fears. The one trick is being able to know where your things are and when they’ll arrive.
If you’ve got a cross-country move coming up, you might be dreading the thought of having to drive thousands of miles to get to your new home. Rather than seeing it as a long and boring drive, why not turn it into a trip you’ll never forget?
Armed with a map or GPS and your smart phone, you can turn your cross-country trip into an opportunity to make memories and create envious friends across your favorite social networks.
If you’re looking for a way to help make your move easier, just remember, there’s an App for that! From tracking your belongings to list making and even move planners, you can make moving easy when you have the right app for your specific needs. Here are 5 to help you get “moving”.
Grandfather clocks have a lot of value to many people. For some, the value is only in that they are very expensive to buy and very expensive to fix. For others, the clock has been in the family for generations and while the monetary value is still high, the sentimental value is priceless. Whatever the case, if you are moving in the near future, it is important that you take the right steps in order to protect it from damage during the relocation.
Moving across country is exciting! You get to experience new foods, people and a different culture. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be expensive either. Try using these 7 tips to help save you money so you have something extra to celebrate finishing your move!
Cycling is picking up steam as an increase in cyclists are competing. With awesome rides and charities hosting events, you need a solution that is affordable and safe for shipping bikes to the MS Challenge, AIDS ride and other courses around the country. Whether you’re a DIYer or are looking for an inexpensive and safe way to ship a bike, here is what you’ll need to know so you can prep your bike for shipping.
There are many types of family heirlooms that get handed down throughout the generations. For many families, there is a special baby crib that every mom and dad has memories of. When a new baby is born in the family, the crib will need to be shipped to the new house so that they can continue on with this lovely tradition.