Foster Van Lines Blog: Matthew Foster

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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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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5 Ways to Help Your Kids Adjust to Your Move

5 Ways to Help Your Kids Adjust to Your Move

Moving is a stressful subject for many people, but for children, it can be very upsetting. As a Milpitas residential moving company, we have plenty of advice for families breaking the news of a move to their children. The following are just a few ways you can make your kid’s life easier while our Mi...

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Purging Before a Move—Tips for What to Toss

Purging Before a Move—Tips for What to Toss

If you’re planning a move, it’s a great time to downsize a bit by getting rid of some of the old, unused items that clutter your home. It can be tough to decide what to get rid of, so here are a few ideas of things to toss or donate before your movers in Richmond pull up in the moving truck! Happy p...

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Tips for a Perfect Move

Tips for a Perfect Move

A perfect move might seem unrealistic. After all, moving is stressful. It’s hard. It’s expensive. Moving means taking all your stuff—from your socks to your sofa—and hauling it to a new place. It means trusting someone you don’t know to move your cherished piano, your photo albums, and those roller...

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