Moving to College: Ship to School

It’s that time of year again: back to school! If you’re looking for a more direct method of getting your stuff to campus, a ship to school service may be a great option when moving to college. Collegeboxes provides boxes, supplies, pickup, storage, delivery, and shipping (national and international) service for college students. If you’re looking for […]

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 […]

Moving Trucks for a Smaller Move

As moving day approaches and you start to arrange the boxes and belongings, you will begin to consider what vehicle to use during your move.  You know you don’t need big a moving truck since this is a small move, so you might find yourself struggling to decide between using a cargo van or a pickup […]

Summer Storage

Summer is here, that means a lot of heat and sunlight.  So if you’re in need of some summer storage to hold your belongings, consider renting a storage unit to protect your belonging from the blazing sun and furnace-like temperatures. Here are some ideas for what you may want to keep in summer storage: Winter Clothes – […]

What To Do With Stuff You Don’t Want

Moving is the perfect opportunity to go through a “purge” of your belongings. But what’s one to do once you’ve decided what to keep and you have a pile of stuff you don’t want? With all the ways to donate and reuse most household items, trashing those items are not an option. So just what […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Bathroom

  Making room for a  toothbrush and some towels may seem like an easy task, but there are more items to account for than you may realize. When packing for a move, many people often overlook the bathroom. Don’t make the mistake of assuming since this room smaller, that it will be an easier to pack. The bathroom is best left […]

Dealing With Moving Day Stress

Whether it’s a day to dread or to be excited about, all in all it is a bittersweet day, it’s moving day. It’s time to pack, rent a moving truck, load, unload, organize, clean, return apartment keys, etc. Thinking of everything as a whole can definitely seem very stressful. Although what are some tips you can do […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Garage

Garages come in all shapes and sizes. Depending where you live or what type of person you are, your garage may take a couple hours to pack or a couple days. Either way, it is always beneficial to do some planning prior to your packing. Check out the infographic below for some tips on how to […]

Packing a Flat-Screen TV

Your flat-screen TV is your prized possession. It is the key to enjoying weekend games and movie nights. That being said, extra precautions must be taken when packing a flat-screen TV to ensure the safety of your item on its way to its new home. This guide will assist you in safely packing and transporting […]

Picture and Art Storage

Packing for a move should be strategic, but sometimes in the craziness of making sure everyone in the family has their rooms packed and labeled, the walls are  ignored. Next thing you know, you have your whole house packed but your walls are fully dressed! Just throwing your art on top of your other stuff […]

Moving to College 101: Shipping Direct and More

Congratulations on your decision to pursue higher education! You must be thrilled to embark on your next big chapter in life: moving to college! From shipping direct to checklists and more, these tips will make your move a bit easier: Packing If you’ve never moved out on your own before, you may be perplexed on […]

Packing Planner: Packing a Home Office

When it comes to packing a home office, your best bet is to start early and stay organized. Perhaps one of the most important rooms of your home, the home office, serves as a work place just a couple steps from your bedroom. This room contains important business and personal documents and belongings. Let’s not forget […]