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Selling Unwanted Items Before Your Move

What better way to make some money for your moving expenses than by selling any unwanted items you currently own? Besides, you might be lucky enough to have a small profit left over if you follow these tips! Beginning the Selling Process Even if you’ve found the perfect method of selling your unwanted items, you’re going to need to figure out which items you want to bring with you to the new house, and which items you will want to sell off before you move away. There are a few methods you can use to help you decide what items…

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Saving Money Throughout The Moving Process

There’s no way around the fact that moving is an expensive ordeal. You will be spending money on everything from moving services to moving supplies to hired help. However, you can take comfort knowing that there are certain ways to cut costs and save money during the moving process. Follow the tips outlined in this guide to create a more budget-friendly method of moving. Find And Use Free Material You will start to find out that finding free packing material is really not a difficult task at all. Considering that cardboard boxes often start to sell at $2 or more,…

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Reusing Your Packing Materials

Moving is always going to be a stressful experience, and this is largely due to the fact that unpacking and getting rid of moving materials can be such a hassle. However, you can make your unpacking process so much easier and even beneficial to your future life in your new home if you follow these tips to creatively recycle and reuse your leftover packing materials. You can use everything from cardboard boxes, packing peanuts, bubble wrap, and plastic bags for these tips. Cardboard Boxes Cardboard boxes are particularly useful due to the fact that they come in so many different…

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Items Your Moving Company Will Not Move For You

If you are paying a moving company to assist you in moving your items to your new home, you may be surprised to find out that there are certain items that moving companies simply refuse to move, mostly due to legal and safety regulations. Before you get surprised on moving day with this information, read this guide to find out what items you will need to move yourself (or at least find an alternative specialty moving service). Dangerous, Hazardous, or Waste Materials It is important to know that movers cannot transport any substance that is corrosive, flammable, or explosive. This…

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How To Successfully Move During The Fall Season

Fall is generally the best time of the year to move, for many different valid reasons. It is already a beautiful time of the year to enjoy seasonally. If you make the wise decision to move during the fall, here are some tips to help the process go smoothly. Benefits of Moving During the Fall Season Here are just a few of the benefits of moving during the fall season: Cheaper services. Since almost everyone does all of their travelings during the summer months, prices for moving services, gas, hotels, and airfare drop significantly starting in September. This makes it…

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How To Safely Move Your Pets

If you find the move to be very stressful for you and your family, imagine how nerve racking it can be for your pet! In addition to coordinating all of the logistics so that your pet will arrive at your new home safely and on time, you also need to keep your pet calm and healthy throughout the entire moving process. Here are some tips to transport your pet safely and efficiently. Preparing To Move Your Pet There are a few steps you should take early in the moving process to ensure your move goes smoothly. First, make sure your…

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Joe Webster

Joe WebsterJoe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. After college, he started his career in the…

Amanda Williams

Amanda WilliamsAmanda Williams is a mother, an author, and entrepreneur. Her pastimes include the San Diego Padres, anything and everything Disney related, reading for pleasure, running for fun, family trips to Sea World, the San Diego…

Neal Kearney

Neal KearneyGraduating from UCSC with a Bachelor's Degree in history, Neal has been an avid writer since childhood and loves writing about anything from automobiles or motorcycles to surfing. Neal has gotten quite a bit of…

Angela Caito

Angela CaitoAngela Caito wants to live in a world where love is prevalent, her children are happy, and her waist stays thin no matter how many Oreos she eats. She loves hiking, sailing, surfing, camping and…

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