5 Tips to Make Moving with Kids Easier

Moving with kids can be a challenge, especially when they are younger. Before you load the moving truck, read through these 5 tips we’ve come up with to ease the stress on moving day. Before the Move: Communicate. Change can be hard on anybody but especially kids. Kids are fragile and sometimes uncomfortable with change. […]

Gift Ideas for Your Moving Helpers

Though moving can be an adventure, we all know that it’s hard work. There is a lot of preparation like packing, cleaning and heavy lifting involved. Anyone who has moved before knows that it’s usually impossible to do it alone. Most people call their friends for moving help—a request that many friends dread. The usual […]

5 Fun April Fools’ Day Pranks to Play on Your Co-Worker

Working in a professional environment can be very tedious at times and sometimes playing April Fools’ Day pranks can give us a much needed break from the everyday grind of things. Using birthdays, corporate events, or even holidays like April Fools’ Day are perfect ways to get your face away from the computer and let […]

Dear Valentine: Shareable Cards for Someone Special

Around this time of year, love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is nearly here, and people are beginning to feel all warm and fuzzy inside. You may have started to think of creative ways you can express your love to your valentine.  We, too, believe that a love professed creatively is a strong love […]

4 Mobile Apps for Driving Your Car to College

The time has come… You’re off to college. Independence, academic challenge, new friends and memorable experiences are waiting. Every year, thousands of high school graduates drive long distances to their new on-campus home. In fact, many of these soon-to-be college freshman drive across multiple state lines to in order to reach their final destination. If […]

Friday Fun with Stretch Plastic Wrap

As you probably know by now, us moving insiders are always trying to find new and creative ways to reuse moving supplies. This week, we had some extra stretch plastic wrap and, of course, our imaginations began running wild. In this post, we will share our favorite ideas for reusing stretch plastic wrap! Idea #1: […]

8 Types of Moving Help for DIY Movers

Hundreds of thousands of families move into a new place every year, many of which ask friends and family to help rather than hiring moving help.  This post is a compilation of eight of the most common types of moving help that just may be helping you move into your new place. 1. The Delegator […]

What is Your New Year’s Resolution?

It’s that special time of year again where we can anxiously await the calm after the holidays, and the start of a fresh new year. The new year is a wonderful time to make resolutions and turn over a new leaf in your life. What does 2013 hold for the moving insiders? Below, we each […]

Creative Wrapping Ideas Using Moving Supplies

We are smack in the middle of the gift-giving season. No matter what you’re celebrating (Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, etc.), now is the time to give a festively wrapped gift. And, we have some great creative wrapping ideas to help you use up some of those old moving supplies. Here are some of the items used: […]

DIY Bubble Wrap Games

To continue our tribute to moving’s funnest packing supply, this week we share simple DIY Bubble Wrap games!  I have to admit, writing this post has inspired me to host a bubble wrap party.  Perhaps a perfect theme for National Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day on January 30th? Popping bubble wrap is exciting enough,  so turning […]

Seasonal Uses for Bubble Wrap

When it comes to bubble wrap, the first thing I think of is… POP! The joy of bubble wrap is just an added bonus to its many functional uses.  We all know bubble wrap is great for packing and protecting your fragile goods, but did you know that there are many other uses for bubble […]

DIY Cardboard Crafts

You’re finally unpacked and settled into your new home, but what should you do with all your leftover moving boxes? Why not have some fun and decorate your home with DIY cardboard crafts? Most of these projects require minimal supplies. Some glue, paint, wrapping paper, and a box cutter are the basic tools needed to […]