Resolutions Made Easier: Get Organized

2013 has arrived. Are you ready to take on your resolutions? Did you know that getting organized is one of the top resolutions each year? January is a great time to start the organization projects you’ve been putting off from last year. Moving Insider is your resolution partner in 2013 because we have a wealth […]

What Is The Right Hitch For Me?

You don’t have to own a truck to have a trailer hitch. Did you know that there are different types depending on your vehicle and the type of trailer or other equipment you would like to tow? If you want to use your minivan to tow tow tow your boat gently down to the stream […]

Creative Gift Wrapping Using Moving Supplies

With the gift-giving season upon us, you may be looking for creative ways to wrap your Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa gifts. The video below has some great ideas for creative ways to use your leftover moving and packing supplies. You’ll see how to create memorable gifts for the holidays, birthdays, Valentine’s Day, anniversaries, as well […]

The Most Useless Christmas Gifts Ever.

McCrindle Research came up with a list of the most useless Christmas gifts people have received.  Ornamental salt and pepper shakers   Coasters  Tea towels  Electric can openers  Wrong-sized clothing  Tacky, ornamental pieces  Bath and bathroom accessories, the worst — soap on a rope. (Especially a pigeon on a rope – pic.) So this Christmas, how about giving […]

A True Truckload of Bull

We’ve all done it: You see something you just can’t live without, make an impulse buy, then have to figure out how you’re going to get it home. Perhaps that was the situation with these people, who for some reason had a gigantic cow to move, so they tied it down in the back of […]

How Many Boxes Do I Need to Move?

How many boxes do I need to move? When you are planning on moving, this is an important question to ask. The answer depends on how much stuff you have. It will vary depending on how many people and the size of your home. An apartment may take only around 20 boxes, while a 3-4 […]

A Romantic Move

When most people think of romantic marriage proposals, the usual scenarios come to mind: Candlelight dinners, elaborate trips or a hot air balloon ride. But Daniel Inabinett had his own unique location to propose to Tia Harris: the back of a U-Haul truck. When Tia moved from Tennessee to Mississippi to be closer to Daniel, […]

What Are You Thankful for Moving?

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Moving Insider! I know that everyone is busy feasting on turkey and other tasty things, but it is important to remember that there are always things to be thankful for. Everyone at Moving Insider has contributed a little bit that we’re thankful for when we move. Toni: When I’m […]

Moving Over the Holidays

Moving and holidays both can be exciting and stressful events. They really were not made to do together, however, sometimes we have to move over the holidays. The advantage to moving over the holidays is we usually have time off from work and school to do the packing, loading and moving. The disadvantage is we can lose the “celebrating” […]

Overloaded Move

We have all seen mattresses and furniture sitting on the side of the highway from overloaded and improperly secured cargo. That can be incredibly dangerous. It is very important not to overload your car or your truck when you move. It is extremely unsafe for you and others on the road, and your cargo can […]

Packing Tips for Your Next Move

Juggling your life is challenging enough without trying to juggle your move. Here are some tips that can help you when it comes to packing. Take a few moments and plan out how you are going to pack.  How do you want things to look when you are done?  You definitely want to work smarter, not […]

Moving with Pets

The moving truck is reserved, you’re starting to box up everything you own and you’ve already taken several carloads of stuff to the thrift store. But have you thought about how your cat, dog, chinchilla or other hairy/feathered/scaly pets will do on your move? Some animals love car rides, while others hate them, but a […]