Getting the Most Out of U-Haul Moving Boxes

Walking by the apartment complex recycling bin the other day, I was surprised to see a stack of U-Haul moving boxes in it. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for recycling. But, these boxes looked like they had been used only once. They still had life left in them. It made me think, “Maybe people […]

Home Decor: 5 Ways to Make a House a Home

As the classic saying goes, “home is where the heart is”. But sometimes, it takes a little bit more than that to really make your house feel like a home. We’ve all visited a space that just feels ‘homey’. It’s warm and inviting and makes you want to sit and enjoy. But what are some of those […]

Things To Do the First Night in Your New Home

Congratulations! Your move is over. But, now what? You’re probably exhausted from a long day (or several days) of moving. Boxes are piled in every room and you have no idea where the toilet paper is. All you want to do is shower, order a pizza and sleep. Here’s a must-do list for the perfect […]

Tips for Moving Out of State to College

Moving out of state to college—it can be fun, emotional, and sometimes stressful. There is a lot you can’t control, but there are some things you can. Here are some tips on how to make your college move a smooth(er) one. Pack with a Purpose If you’ve ever stood inside a dorm room, you know […]

What Not to Forget on Your Last Minute Camping Trip

Last minute plans can really be fantastic in a lot of ways, especially a last minute camping trip. Looking at the various campgrounds that are nearby, deciding what activities will be on the agenda, and getting your gear all packed up; it can all be very exciting, but at the same time there is a […]

Moving to Tufts University

If you’re about to attend Tufts University, prepare to study at one of the top schools in the nation while living in a quaint New England setting.  Tufts was founded in 1852, and the main campus is located in Medford, Massachusetts.  The school currently has over 11,500 students at four campuses.  Before you hurry over […]

How to Lighten Your Load Before a Move

  If you’re about to move, your time is precious. You don’t want to waste it packing things you won’t even use in your new home. Here are a few tips for how to lighten your load before moving day: Set Aside Time It’s difficult to find time for things we want to do, let […]

A Complete Guide to Moving Furniture

If you are reading this, I assume you have an upcoming move or are in need of moving furniture in the near future. Like any successful move, you will need to plan. To do that, simply answer these two questions: when and where. Where do you need to move the piece of furniture? When do you need […]

7 Ways to Get Your Kids Excited About Moving

  Handling all the details of a move is one thing, but worrying about how it may be affecting your kids is another. When that moving truck or trailer hits your driveway, you want your little ones to be ready for it. Even better, you want them to look forward to it. Fortunately, there are several […]

How to Hire Moving Day Help

There’s so much to consider when moving, and it can all get overwhelming.  Not to mention, it’s difficult trying to bribe friends and family to come spend a day helping you move.  Although having loved ones there to help load up the moving truck can be a fun way to get through it, more than likely […]

Moving Timeline Infographic

Moving day is upon us! What seems like plenty of time to pack up your old home and transition to your new is in fact the opposite. Trust me when I say, it will pass at the blink of an eye. Do not let procrastination knock on your door. It is never too early to […]

Why You Need a Rooftop Carrier

Packing up the car for a move or road trip? Need a little bit more room, but don’t need a full trailer to haul the rest? Strap on a rooftop carrier, and you’re on your way to maximum car-loading efficiency. Equipped with 15 cubic feet of storage space atop your vehicle, the rooftop carrier is […]