Travel Friendly Meals: 9 Recipes Using Non-Refrigerated Food Items

Packing up a kitchen can be challenging during a move because you need cookware and food to make a meal!  This week we share some tips and tasty recipes to use during your move. The best thing for your health and your budget is to plan ahead! If you’re moving over several days, inventory your […]

8 Tips for Parking and Backing up a Moving Truck

Are you afraid of driving a moving truck? Fear not! By following a few basic safety tips, you will be able to operate your moving truck safely and correctly. In this post, we share some crucial parking and backing up tips that will help you complete your DIY move with ease. Parking When parking your […]

What to do with Leftover Moving Supplies Part 2: Cardboard Boxes

I know that after the last time I moved I had a stack of flattened moving boxes a mile high.  In past blog posts, we have given you some practical tips for reusing and recycling boxes after your move. Now, it is time for some fun and creative ways to reuse your moving supplies. Sculpture: Great […]

Essential Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

The home office tends to be the “junk drawer” of the house. If you don’t keep an eye on it, you’ll have a collection of clutter that could scare someone on the TV show “Hoarders.” But follow the simple guidelines below and you’ll have your home office whipped into shape in no time. Office Organizers. […]

The Cost of Moving: Budgeting for Your Move

Moving can be such an exciting experience; but, without advance planning and budgeting, expenses can add up all too quickly. Whether your budget is large or small, how can you get the most ‘bang’ for your buck when it comes to your move? From travel and lodging to transporting your belongings to your new home, planning […]

Tips to Clear the Clutter in Your Living Room

In addition to the kitchen, people spend most of their time at home in the living room. It’s the nucleus of the home. Families gather to watch movies, play games, read and relax. When you have a party, if people aren’t hovering in the kitchen, they are hanging out in the living room. Is your […]

Reusing Leftover Moving Supplies After the Move

Once you’ve completed your move and you’re unpacked and settled in, you may begin to wonder what to do with all of the leftover moving supplies you’ve collected in the process. If you know someone moving soon who could use them, then that’s great. But, if you don’t, there are many creative and ingenious ways […]

A Short Guide to Organizing the Small Stuff

Organizing small items hidden behind the doors of entertainment centers, storage cabinets, and on the shelves can often get be an after thought. Organizing these small, and often unseen spaces can help you feel more at ease because you will no longer have the thought of completing them looming over you. Follow the tips below, and cross […]

Moving Products Made in the USA

This week we feature some of our favorite U.S.A made moving products, in honor of Independence Day, and our undying support for all things American! The Fourth of July is a day to celebrate the birth of our great country, and be thankful for the freedoms we have been afforded as Americans. Supporting our country […]

4 Tips for Towing a Trailer

When it comes to do-it-yourself moves, preparation and safety are both key. If you are renting a trailer to move your furniture and belongings, then take a look at our top four tips for a safe trailering experience. 1. Load the trailer heavy in the front: The way you load your trailer will affect how the […]

Keeping Your Kids Entertained During the Move

It is a well known fact that kids are especially restless. When it comes to a cross-country move, how can you keep them entertained during the long stretches on the road? Below, we share some of our favorite activities to keep your kids busy during the move. These activities are a surefire way to keep […]

Kitchen Organization: Tackling Your Clutter

Kitchens often become the hub of our homes, hosting impromptu gatherings and daily meal creation. So, for our summer organization and self storage series, we will start things off by providing some organization tips for this very room. Pantry:If you have a pantry, or special cabinet for dry storage of food such as cereal, noodles […]