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 […]

Finding the Best Moving Option for You

Recently, I moved cross-country from Atlanta to Phoenix. A decision needed to be made about logistics. How was I going to move all by myself? I needed to figure out the most cost-efficient move for my tight budget. My concerns: Moving on a tight budget Small amount of stuff (one bedroom) Friends/Family to help at […]

How to Keep Your Moving Truck Safe & Secure When Relocating.

Finally, you are pulling out-of-town. The moving truck is loaded and you are on the road. It is not until you have parked your moving truck at a motel hundreds of miles away that you begin to think, “How am I going to prevent a thief from breaking into my truck?” Well, here are some quick tips that will […]

What Are Three Common Mistakes When Moving?

How many times have you moved in your lifetime? I have moved over a dozen times over the years, which is well above the national average of people moving FIVE times over their lifetime. Moving is a challenge when you consider all the things you need — moving truck, moving boxes and moving labor services […]

Welcome to Moving Insider

Welcome to the new Moving Insider blog.  Over 40 million people move in the U.S. and Canada every year. Since the average person moves every seven years, we tend to forget about some of the important issues when it comes to moving. Well, we are here for you. Moving Insider is a place where we […]