How to Move a Refrigerator

We’ve all heard the joke “Is your refrigerator running? Well, you’d better go catch it!” But when you’re planning your next big move, you may wish your fridge could run up the ramp and into the back of the U-Haul truck to save you a lot of work. Unless you are a fine art collector, a […]

Shipping Fragile Desserts

  The holidays are here… which means so is the season of baking! Desserts make a great gift for family and friends, and college students love them right before finals! Whether your family makes cookies, brownies, cakes, or a little bit of everything, be sure you know how to ship these fragile desserts so they make […]

Packing Timeline

Updated 6/17/16 We’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve been the procrastinator – you know the one who puts off packing the entire house until the weekend of the move. Maybe you’re a play it safe and you’ve packed up too much too far away from the move and you’re scrambling and digging around to find […]

How to Pack and Ship Wine

Whether you are shipping wine to friends and family, or want to preserve you wine collection during your next move – shipping and packing wine can be tough! Luckily, there are several different sized wine shipping kits to make sure your bottles don’t crack or break during transportation. When you order your wine cell kit, it […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Kitchen

Before you start banging around pots and pans, remember that there are resources to make packing the kitchen easier. Packing the kitchen for your move requires some planning to ensure that all items make it to your new home safely. Different sized items require different types of packing supplies. The kitchen is made up of […]

Packing Planner: Packing a 3 Bedroom Home

In our last post of the Packing Planner series, we gave insight on how to pack a studio apartment. For this post, we will cover how to pack a three-bedroom home. Packing a three-bedroom home is simple when you work room by room and break down the process. When deciding what moving supplies you’ll need […]

Packing Planner: Packing your Studio Apartment

Is it time to leave that small studio apartment behind? Before you start packing your studio up, it will save time if you have an idea of the amount of items being packed and the amount of moving supplies needed. There are also all types of boxes and packing materials for certain items. Stay efficient […]

How to Pack Dishes for a Move

2014 has arrived…and much like a New Year, a move is synonymous with a fresh start and movement into the future. Forty to 50 million people may move this year, and if you are one of those people and could use some advice on how to pack dishes, here are some helpful packing tips: Dishes […]

How to Host a BBQ on a Budget

Hosting a summertime BBQ can get expensive.  Especially if you have a big family and lots of friends and neighbors to feed.  Thankfully, there are a few tricks you can do to cut BBQ expenses and finally say goodbye to those BBQ blues. Use glassware instead of plastic. Instead of buying disposable cups, flatware and […]

What Types of Boxes Should You Use for Your Move?

Moving can be a stressful process — but do you know what could be even more stressful? How about unpacking the first box in your new home only to find out that some of your items were damaged in the move. The easiest way to avoid this disappointing situation is to make sure that you pack […]

How to Pack: The Kitchen

  Kitchens are full of hundreds of small and often fragile items. It may take you much more time to pack up your kitchen than your office or bedroom because you will want to make sure that nothing breaks. Follow these tips on how to pack the kitchen, and hopefully all of your items will […]

How to Pack up your Kitchen Before your Move

The kitchen is usually one of the last rooms you pack up before you move.  This is because moving in itself is expensive so eating out for the weeks before and during a move can be quite costly. So, how do you get your kitchen packed and cleaned before your move and still cook at […]