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Tips for Moving with the Kids

Tips for Moving with the Kids

Moving is an exciting yet challenging time, and this is especially true when moving with children. From breaking the news to the family that you’re relocating, to packing on a timeline and arranging the actual logistics on moving day—moving with the family takes plenty of time, patience, and organiz...

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Prepare for Moving Day at UC Berkeley

Prepare for Moving Day at UC Berkeley

It’s the day that students long for and doting parents dread: college move-in day. Whether it is your freshman year or you’re moving back after summer break, careful planning and a little research will ensure a hassle-free experience. We’ve assembled some notes and college move-in tips for those f...

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Tips to Prevent Damage During a Move

Tips to Prevent Damage During a Move

Whether you want to collect your security deposit or you want to be sure to leave your home in excellent condition for its new owners, protecting your home against damage during a move is important. From knowing how to protect furniture during a move to figuring out which packing supplies to use, Fo...

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5 Tips for Moving Your Vehicle Across the Country

5 Tips for Moving Your Vehicle Across the Country

Moving cross country is no small feat. You might have a plan for getting your household belongings from Point A to Point B, but what about your vehicles? Driving one or multiple vehicles to your new home is not always a reasonable—or even possible—solution. If you’re stressed out about vehicle trans...

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How to Pack the Unpackable

How to Pack the Unpackable

Packing for any move is stressful, but when you add seemingly unpackable items to the mix, you create even more problems for you and your family to handle. However, you don’t need to worry too much, because even the most expensive or heaviest items can be relocated when you work with professional mo...

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Get Organized for Your San Francisco Bay Move

Get Organized for Your San Francisco Bay Move

With fabulous weather year-round, world-class amenities, green space galore, and vibrant neighborhoods, the San Francisco Bay area is a wonderful and unique place to call home. Whether you are a career-driven millennial, an adventurous family, or retired couple, opportunity abounds in this iconic Ci...

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5 Tips for Downsizing Your Home

5 Tips for Downsizing Your Home

Whether you’re moving into a home with less square footage or you simply realized that your home has a lot of clutter and unnecessary items, downsizing can make your move much easier. After all, getting rid of things you don’t want or need means that you have fewer boxes to for your residential move...

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Top 3 Reasons to Move to Oakland

Top 3 Reasons to Move to Oakland

Any Oakland movers worth their salt will tell you that living in Oakland can be just as exciting, and certainly more affordable than living across the bridge. Residential movers in Oakland are seeing a huge influx of homebuyers and renters in the area, and the reasons go beyond the budgetary. Still...

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