How to Research Schools before Moving

In a perfect world all schools and schools districts would be the same. However, this is not the case. Some schools excel in providing children with excellent teachers, resources, etc. Others do not. So, that you will have an easier time researching the school...

6 Things You Should Always Throw Away Before you Move

Many of us are pack rats whether we wish to admit it or not. And under normal circumstances this condition is not too difficult to manage. However, when it comes time to move it can really be a problem. You can minimize the headache that packing brings by losing some...

Top Moving Company Scams

Recently, the U.S. Department of Transportation compiled a list of red flags homeowners can use to identify scam moving companies. Fortunately, most consumers who use moving services will never encounter these rogue companies. However, since a lot is riding on a move...

Tips for Setting up a Home Office

One thing we see at our Pasadena moving company more and more often are people who are not just relocating their homes in single move, but are moving their office as well. That is to say, more and more people and companies are seeing the perks that come with having a...

7 Things to do before Movers Arrive

Whether it’s your first time moving or not you may have heard horror stories about the experience. You’ve probably heard about how items go missing, get damaged and a whole plethora of problems that add to the challenge that relocating can be. Well, the lesson to be...

Ways to Make a Good Impression in Your New Neighborhood

Getting along well with the neighbors in your new community should be at the top of your list when you move into your new home. Doing so makes the neighborhood a safer and happier place. After all, you only get one chance to make a first impression. Here are some...

Ways to Stay Cool During Your Summer Move

With less than a month away from the start of summer, we are also approaching the peak time for moving. In fact, according to some studies, an estimated 80 percent of moves take place between April and September. Unfortunately, this peak time for moving also means...

Things to Pack in Your First Night Box

If you’re like most people, you will probably not be able to unpack all your items that first day in your new home. (Hopefully, you will not procrastinate for too long, though.) And it is true that you will need some items right away. However, some items are...

6 Useful House Viewing Tips

Viewing a new home for the first time can be a truly overwhelming experience. There is the excitement of contemplating where you may be moving to and all the changes that go along with relocation and there are a million things to look for in order to see that all is...

Best Places to Donate Your Used Furniture

Are you about to move and have furnishing left over that you can neither sell nor wish to trash? Does the décor of your new home simply clash with your old furniture? Well, take heart. Several national charities will pick up furniture donations from your house, or you...