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You Shall Not Pack: The Non-Allowable Checklist

You Shall Not Pack: The Non-Allowable Checklist

When packing up years’ worth of household goods, it is common to come across an item that makes you ask “Can I even ship that?” As it turns out, the answer may be “Probably not.” Moving companies have an extensive list of items that can not be handled during the...

The Best Three Questions To Ask When Hiring Movers

The Best Three Questions To Ask When Hiring Movers

Moving is always hectic, and frequently stressful as well. The last thing you need to be worried about is if you picked the right moving company. Here are a few questions to ask that will reassure you that you’ve picked the right company for the job. What, exactly,...

Getting There in One Piece: Packing Pictures and Mirrors

Getting There in One Piece: Packing Pictures and Mirrors

Packing for a move is fairly straightforward, right? Use small boxes for books, larger boxes for heavier items, wrap the television in bubble wrap, and pack the frames and mirrors by…how do you pack mirrors and picture frames, exactly? So they don’t arrive at your new...

The Littlest Movers: Preparing Your Kids for the Big Move

The Littlest Movers: Preparing Your Kids for the Big Move

Moving can be many things: exciting, overwhelming, stressful, and rewarding to name a few. However, if you’re moving with kids, you can add a few adjectives: stressful, aggravating, and exasperating might all qualify. However, try to look at it from the kids’...

Three Tips For A More Efficient Move

Three Tips For A More Efficient Move

Moving can be a bit chaotic. But the good news is missing boxes, damaged items, and endless headaches can be minimized with just a few tips. In the hustle and bustle preceding a move, it is easy to get a little…scattered. You know, throw some things in a box in the...

Can You Claim Moving Expenses As A Tax Deduction?

Can You Claim Moving Expenses As A Tax Deduction?

It’s that time of year: sports fans think about baseball, young couples think about weddings, and the rest of us think about taxes. If you’re also thinking about moving at the same time as tax planning, you’ve probably asked yourself the question: when I move, are any...