New Year’s Resolution #3 – Get Organized

The third post in our New Year’s resolutions series is about getting organized. It’s one of the top ten popular New Year’s resolutions. An organized work and home environment usually creates a less stressful and chaotic life. The focus of this post is to help you clear out some of the clutter in your home. […]

How To Move In the Winter

If you are reading this post, then you are probably dealing with moving during the non-traditional winter months.  Moving during the cold winter months, especially with snow on the ground, can be a real challenge. However, here are some thoughts and tips that can help make your winter move more bearable. Advantages for Winter Moving: 1) […]

New Year’s Resolution #1 – Mo’ Money, Less Problems

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to save money or pay down debt? Here’s a great way do both! You can work from home in addition to your full- or part-time job. It’s also a perfect option for stay at home moms or dads, students or retirees. There are many benefits to working from […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Clearing Out the Clutter: Where to Donate Your Junk

Are you moving, redecorating or just tired of the amount of clutter in your home? You probably have piles of stuff you could throw out. But, why clog up the landfills with more trash or pay for a junk removal service? There are lots of organizations or individuals that would gladly take your hand-me-downs. Sometimes, […]

Tips for Moving into a Haunted House

If movies and television are to be believed, people move into haunted houses all the time. If you are moving, there is no reason to skip that gorgeous Victorian home at a great price just because of a pesky ghost or two. Use these tips instead to make your ghoulish new roommate easier to live […]