Preparing Your Home for Winter Storms

Preparing your home for winter storms starts long before the first snowflake falls. Before the forecast calls for extreme weather, make sure your home is in the best possible condition. Proactive Preparation While the weather is still decent, take these household precautions: Insulation: making sure your home is properly insulated to keep the warmth in […]

How to Keep Your Belongings Safe in a Trailer

Keeping your belongings safe in a trailer begins with proper packing and follows through the entire loading, driving and unloading process. In order to safely move your items in a trailer, you need to have all of the right supplies. Packing a Trailer For starters, make sure you are using the right moving supplies as […]

Tips for Downsizing into a Retirement Home

As we get older, we somehow manage to accumulate more and more stuff. As the years go on, we get to a certain point where we must downsize our space and declutter our lives. Downsizing into a retirement home can be a physically and emotionally tough time, but these tips should help smooth over the […]

Towing A Trailer in the Winter

Stay safe while towing a trailer in the winter with a little extra planning, preparation, and common sense. As the weather gets colder and the snow starts to fall, road safety is more important than ever to keep you, your loved ones, and everyone else on the road safe this winter. Start with your tow vehicle […]

Uses for Space Bags

Nothing fills moving boxes faster than towels, linens, and blankets. They add bulk to your move and can exhaust space. Did you know that you can move and transport the same items using a fraction of the room? When it comes to moving supplies, space bags are a must-have! They allow you to pack, move, […]

Is My Move Insured?

Nobody thinks they will get into an accident, until it’s already happened. Even though you have a million other things on your mind during a move, you should definitely set aside some time to get familiar with what coverage you currently have, and whether it will apply to your moving truck rental. Here’s some commonly asked […]

Moving to Baltimore

So you’re looking for a change, and are entertaining the idea of moving to Baltimore? If you are a history buff, you won’t be disappointed. In fact, Baltimore is home to Fort McHenry, the birthplace of our national anthem! However, you need to consider a lot more than just fun facts about a city’s history before you […]

The Best Trailers for Camping

Camping is a great way to spend time with your family or friends, but anyone who has been camping before knows you spend hours packing.  Sometimes you have to bring everything you will need for an entire week depending on where you are camping and the proximity to stores.  This means that you may not […]

5 Most Affordable States

A $100 bill is equal to $100, right? Wrong. Although the denomination is the same, Benjamin has more buying power in certain states compared to others. The Tax Foundation calculated the value of the hundred dollar bill based upon the varying price for goods in different areas. It ranges from a worth as low as […]

The Best Way to Move an Appliance

An appliance poses a challenge for any DIY mover– they are large, heavy, and stubborn. Relocating large items can lead to damage on the floors and walls, or even the appliances itself if moved improperly. Don’t fret! There is no need to call professionals when you can move like a pro yourself. With the proper […]

How Much is a Storage Unit

When looking for a storage unit, determining how much you want to spend per month is a vital step. Part of that process involves getting an idea of how much units cost on average around the city you live in. As you start to search, you’ll realize there aren’t really any “standard” sizes when it […]

What to do as a College Freshman

With senior year of high school complete and a diploma under your belt, a familiar chapter of your life has come to an end. You may be packing up one stage of life, but it is just the beginning to new experiences and opportunities at college. Transitioning from the former big man on campus to […]