How to Pack Glasses for Moving Day

Not a packing pro? Don’t worry, you’ve come to the right place. Many of us have expensive or special tableware in our kitchen that we’d like to preserve during the moving process. From daily use glasses to fine china, here are some tips on how to pack glasses like a pro: Step 1: Get the […]

How to Use a Flat Panel TV Kit

Moving can be stressful when you think about transporting your fragile items.  Your TV is one of those items, and it’s not cheap!  It’s also the portal to all your favorite movies and shows, so you’ll want the best protection for it.  So, be sure to put a Flat Panel TV Kit on your moving […]

How to Use Wardrobe Boxes for Moving and Storage

  Organizing all of your clothes is probably the last thing you want to worry about during a move.  With all the heavy lifting going on, smaller items like clothing just seem to add stress to the process.  However, you don’t have to raid your closet at the last minute and shove everything into random […]

How to Cut Self Storage Costs

We all get more than enough bills each month, so it’s important to save money where you can. For some people a storage unit isn’t just a luxury; it’s an absolute necessity, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other ways to cut self storage costs. Here are five easy ways you can start saving money. […]

How to Protect Your Floors When You Move

When moving into a new house or an apartment, the last thing you want to do is damage anything before you’ve even had the chance to move in. Or if you’re moving out of a rental, it would be frustrating to lose out on your security deposit due to a preventable mistake. Carpet, tile or […]

Moving to Duke University

It’s time to move to one of the highest ranked universities in the nation!  With nearly 15,000 students, Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina and occupies nearly 8,600 acres on three campuses.  Duke is a private research university that was founded in 1838, its motto being “Eruditio et Religio” or “Knowledge and Faith.”  Before […]

How to Pack Your Shoes For a Move

Whether working, exercising, out for an evening or simply lounging around, don’t you always wish you had the perfect shoes for the moment? Wouldn’t it be great to have a pair for every occasion? Well, whether it’s perfect or not, it’s almost always a necessity to have shoes on your feet. In my opinion, a […]

How to Decorate Your Graduation Cap

Decorating your graduation cap is your big shot at one last statement before the real world begins. Whether the design you choose is humorous, whimsical, matter-of-fact or simply colorful, it’s a fun project that can be done on a budget. Follow these steps to make one of two designs–a Pixar “UP”-themed graduation cap, or a nautical […]

How to Save Time on Your Move

Moving is considered a major milestone in life. Whether you are embarking on your seventh or preparing for your first, everyone knows that moving is a daunting task that can take a lot of time. Did you know that with the proper planning and equipment you can save time during your move? Throw procrastination and […]

21 Tips For An Easy Move

Moving Day… Two words that can leave any novice mover with dread. Moving from your previous home to your new abode can seem like an overwhelming challenge. Leave the nervousness and days of stress behind with preparation, packing, and then perform. Take the mayhem out of moving with these tips that will make any do-it-yourself […]

The Right Way to Assemble a Moving Box

Moving can be a frustrating process, but knowing the right way to put a box together can make your experience much less stressful. You may not even know that you’ve spent your entire life not knowing how to properly assemble a moving box, but our goal is that you’ll finally be able to once you finish reading […]

Moving Tape 101: Getting to Know Your Adhesive Ally

Welcome to Moving Tape 101, your comprehensive guide to the world of tape. You may scoff and ask, “Why do I need a guide for tape? Seems pretty simple to me!” Well if that’s what you’re thinking; frankly, you’re wrong. Leave your preconceived notions at the door, because you’re about to experience a level of adhesive […]