Should I Renew My Lease?

“Should I renew my lease?” If that’s a question that’s been swirling around in your head, here are a few things to take into consideration before signing on the dotted line. Landlord, Neighbor and Roommate Relationships When thinking about sticking around for a second lease, you need to evaluate the relationships you have with your […]

Sustainable Tips for an Eco-Friendly Move

The phrases “Going Green” and “Being Green” have become increasingly popular during the past decade. Many of us have not only have become familiar with these terms, but also have become educated about the importance of living a green lifestyle. As mentioned in Moving Insider’s How to Find Sustainable Storage, being eco-friendly is “in” and […]

Does Insurance Cover Accidents During Unloading?

Insurance when renting a moving truck can get tricky. Some credit card companies or personal insurance companies claim to have renter’s insurance for vehicles, but you have to read the fine print carefully. Many of these apply only to cars or vehicles that are four-wheeled. So be sure to check with your credit card company […]

Tips for Packing Electronic Devices

Packing electronic devices can be a cumbersome burden, especially if you didn’t hook up the device in the first place.  Don’t let this tedious task get you down though! Try these tips for packing electronic devices to make the disconnect and reconnect process much easier. What you will need before you start: Instruction manuals for […]

5 Tips for Picking Up Your Rental Truck

From packing to cleaning, there are many checklist items that have to be done before picking up your moving truck from the rental company. To make the pick up process as seamless as possible, I have listed 5 tips for picking up your truck on moving day. Have you confirmed your reservation?   Verify that […]

Securing Construction Materials For Transport

Whether it’s a full home remodel or just a never ending honey-do list, there are bound to be projects to complete around the house. Sure, the small projects may be easy — a can of paint or two — but what about the big ones that require some heavy duty construction materials? And better yet […]

Living Near Public Transportation

If convenience is something you strive for in life, then you may have considered living near public transportation. After all, taking the bus to work saves gas and also reduces harmful emissions in the air. Although living near public transportation is ideal, there are a couple things to keep in mind when searching for a […]

How To Find Sustainable Storage

Being eco-friendly is “in”! There are many ways to be green while moving, such as recycling moving supplies and renting sustainable storage.  U-Haul is one example of a company that offers you a place to store your belongings while being eco-friendly! Here’s are few of U-Haul’s sustainability programs: Sustainable Modular Storage U-Haul reuses their detached van […]

Storage in Boston

Do you need storage in Boston? Boston is a beautiful city with great culture, dining, history and wonderful schools and colleges. Boston is a great place to live, and as a result, most of the housing is going to be smaller and more expensive from the high demand. Having less space and less in-home storage […]

Cargo Vans for Business Use

In addition to being an excellent solution for small moves, cargo vans can be used for more than just moving! When it comes to business needs, cargo vans prove to be a cost-effective solution to many different uses. Establishing a corporate account with some companies allows you the flexibility for renting cargo vans for daily, […]

Finding Restaurants In A New City

Whether you just moved into a new city or are passing by with a moving truck, you’ll get hungry soon enough. But where do you go? Here are a few tips for finding restaurants in a new city! Try Specialized Websites Most restaurants are on popular sites like Yelp and Urbanspoon that specialize in restaurant reviews and recommendations. These sites […]

Prepping Your House for Sale

I have spent the last three and a half years making my current house into a home for myself and all my guests, but the time has come for me to move on and sell my first home. So I think to myself, and I imagine others do too, “Where do I start?” The first […]

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