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Top Tips on How to Move Your Clothes 03/29/2016 - 05:54

It makes sense how to pack your linens (folded), how to bundle your dishes (carefully!), and how to keep your appliances from knocking together (lots of blankets). However, how can you easily pack slippery piles of clothing on hangers? Clothes can be one of the toughest things to move, as you don’t want to remove everything from hangers and fold them as that can really increase the time needed to make your move. Make your move easier and more efficient when you learn how best to handle your various items of clothing.

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Corporate Conundrums: Planning Your Office Move 03/29/2016 - 05:49

Moving to a new office location can be very exciting, with the opportunity for a new space and better amenities. However, moving an office can be incredibly complicated, with the need to get each employee’s items (together, preferably!) to their new office and desk. Organization and preparation are absolutely critical when you are considering an office move - if you don’t know where to start then this is the guide for you!  

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Top Tips for Moving in the Winter 03/29/2016 - 05:44

There’s no question about it, most people decide to move in the spring, summer and fall months for a reason – winter brings all kinds of additional challenges to an already-tough time. However, there are some bright sides to deciding to make a shift during the colder months; most notably that moving trucks and helpers will be cheaper and have more availability than they would in the high-traffic summer months. You might also have more flexibility when choosing your moving date, and the ability to take a little extra time so you don’t feel quite as rushed. MoversUnion.com can help you find the perfect moving company or moving truck, even if you need to move at the very last minute, and these tips will assure that you are ready when the trucks arrive.

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How to Stay Within Your Budget on Your Next Move 03/22/2016 - 21:55

Moving is definitely a costly project – not only is there the cost of a new home, you’re also dealing with any number of utilities, movers, helpers, fuel costs, vehicle rentals, cleaning for both your current and future home and more. Simply thinking about the overwhelming costs of a move can be enough to cause a serious headache, but there are simple ways that you can minimize the overall costs of your next move. Keep your costs down without sacrificing quality with our hotlist of ways to move on the cheap.

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Packing Your Vehicle for a Move 03/22/2016 - 21:45

When you’re getting ready to make a move, there are lots of things that are going through your mind: will you be able to find a mover that you need – and once you find them, can you afford them? You may be worried about kids, pets, an elderly relative and what the impact of the move will be on them – there are any number of things that you will need to worry about before the big day gets there. Fortunately, you have decided to work with MoversUnion.com, which is the first step towards an excellent moving experience

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Plan Your Next Move Like a Boss with These Top Tips 03/11/2016 - 15:03

Moving can be stressful, time-consuming and expensive – especially if you don’t plan as well as you could have. That said, it’s nearly impossible to plan for everything that could possibly go wrong as you’re prepping for a move, so you’ll just have to stay calm and work through whatever gets thrown your way. Very rarely in life does someone hand you a step-by-step playbook for a complex transaction, but today is your lucky day! Follow the steps we outline below for a hassle-free move with a minimum amount of stress.

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Keeping Floors Safe During a Move 03/11/2016 - 15:00

Moving can be tough on a lot of different things: your family, your friends, your nerves and especially your floors. Not only are the “normal” people tracking in and out of your home, most likely with shoes on, but you’ll have extra people who will be wandering around, too. Keeping your floors clean during a relocation is important as you may be moving out of a home that you no longer technically own and you do not want to leave a mess for the next owner. Keeping your carpets and hard floors clean and tidy during a move may sound impossible, but in fact you can do it easily and cost-effectively when you take a few simple precautions.

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Hiring Helpers for Your Next Move 03/11/2016 - 14:40

Moving your home or office can be a big undertaking – and if you have any sort of medical concerns at all, you are going to need some help to avoid additional injury or pure exhaustion. The number of details that you will be dealing with is overwhelming; forget the fact that it is incredibly physical as well. However, you need to know that your belongings are being handled by professionals and will be safe before, during and after your move. How can you choose the best pro helpers to not only assist your move but help you keep your sanity?

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Downsizing Your Home before a Move 03/11/2016 - 11:38

When you are prepping for a move, you will have a lot going on, and lots on your mind. Are you sure that this is the right time to start thinking about what you are going to do with years of hoarded materials that may or may not be valid any longer? Moving is not a lot of fun, but it does come with some advantages – you can take the time to clean out your home before the movers show up to clear out your house.

When you are working with MoversUnion.com, you already have the best possible network for finding an excellent mover or moving truck company, so you are already further down the list than many people are! Check out these quick-hit steps that will help you get ready for the big day.

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Top Tips for Choosing Your New Neighborhood 03/10/2016 - 16:16

When you get a new job or just want to check out a different part of the country, you are likely to be vetting a fair number of new neighborhoods with which you are not familiar. It’s even unlikely that you know someone in the town that you can ask for recommendations, so you may find yourself searching the Internet for ideas on which new neighborhood will be an ideal fit for you. Once you’ve found your perfect land, MoversUnion.com can step in and help you determine how to get there – but you have to take first steps first to find your perfect ‘hood.

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Why DIY Moves May Not Save You Time or Money 02/17/2016 - 12:56

There are plenty of things in life that you can do yourself almost as well as a professional with a little work: planting shrubs, basic wall painting and cleaning your home. However, there are other things that most people don’t feel comfortable tackling such as electrical connections and plumbing. While moving may seem like something that you can DIY (Do It Yourself) with little trouble, having a professional moving company can save you a lot of stress, and can certainly improve your safety.

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Reduce the Stress of Moving with These Quick Tips 02/17/2016 - 12:54

It has finally happened – you were offered that dream job across the country, or found the perfect apartment for your needs. While this is great news, it also means that you are going to have to make a move, something that can make even the toughest among us start to stress out instantly. Packing up all of your belongings and lugging them to another home definitely does not sound like the most fun you have had all year. However, once you have made the decision to make a move, there are ways you can minimize the craziness and keep your stress levels at a minimum.

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Small Moves Don’t Equal Small Problems: Keep Trauma in Check with Movers Union 02/17/2016 - 12:50

When you are moving, you do not always have an entire household to ship across the country. Sometimes, you just have a few small items that need to move - which can make it challenging to find a moving or trucking company interested in taking on your project. If they are willing to help you move, it can be incredibly expensive to move small loads a long distance. Fortunately, MoversUnion.com can provide you with the connections that you need to get your smaller items from Point A to Point B quickly and cost-effectively.

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Don’t Risk Towing: Make an Easy Connection for Your Next Move 02/17/2016 - 12:46

When you’re moving, the last thing you need is to endure the stress of figuring out truck rentals. Calling around to different moving truck rental companies can be an exercise in frustration – for what seems like no good reasons, trucks are priced as much as $100 differently for the same dates to the same locations. While part of this might be due to supply and demand, having a good overview of the different vehicles choices for a specific date and locale can really help you keep from wasting time looking around for the best option.

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Don’t Let a Quick Move Turn Into an Emergency 02/17/2016 - 12:36

Life is hectic, and there are times when you need to move quickly and with only a few days (or one day!) notice. Before you panic, take a deep breath and know that MoversUnion.com is going to be able to help you get through this. Check out our quick tips for making the most of a quick-turn move that will help you stay organized during your last-minute move.

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Top Tips on How to Move Your Clothes Top Tips on How to Move Your Clothes

03/29/2016 - 05:54

It makes sense how to pack your linens (folded), how to bundle your dishes (carefully!), and how to keep your appliances from knocking together (lots of blankets). However, how can you easily pack slippery piles of clothing on hangers? Clothes can be one of the toughest things to move, as you don’t want to remove everything from hangers and fold them as that can really increase the time needed to make your move. Make your move easier and more efficient when you learn how best to handle your various items of clothing.

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Corporate Conundrums: Planning Your Office Move Corporate Conundrums: Planning Your Office Move

03/29/2016 - 05:49

Moving to a new office location can be very exciting, with the opportunity for a new space and better amenities. However, moving an office can be incredibly complicated, with the need to get each employee’s items (together, preferably!) to their new office and desk. Organization and preparation are absolutely critical when you are considering an office move - if you don’t know where to start then this is the guide for you!  

Read more
Top Tips for Moving in the Winter Top Tips for Moving in the Winter

03/29/2016 - 05:44

There’s no question about it, most people decide to move in the spring, summer and fall months for a reason – winter brings all kinds of additional challenges to an already-tough time. However, there are some bright sides to deciding to make a shift during the colder months; most notably that moving trucks and helpers will be cheaper and have more availability than they would in the high-traffic summer months. You might also have more flexibility when choosing your moving date, and the ability to take a little extra time so you don’t feel quite as rushed. MoversUnion.com can help you find the perfect moving company or moving truck, even if you need to move at the very last minute, and these tips will assure that you are ready when the trucks arrive.

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