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Posted on Nov 24 2014 - 5:20pm by David Decker
Comments Off on How to Survive When Your In-Laws Move In

                    The in-laws are coming! Depending on your relationship with them, this may or may not be a good thing. Make it through the transition in one piece with these tips. Take a deep breath and relax. A study done by psychologist Terri Apter showed that more than 60% of married women said they experienced...

Posted on Nov 21 2014 - 4:52pm by David Decker
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Planning to make the big move to Seattle? Get to know the city before heading out to the Pacific Northwest with our guide below. Here are some tips for moving to Seattle. Prepare for rainy weather. Seattle is known for its rainy weather, but not in the way you might think. Even though rain is frequent in the city (it rains at least 50% of the time), drizzle is more...

                    Are you in the process of moving in with your significant other? It’s not just a big step for your relationship but also for your stuff. A lot of factors need to be taken into account before, during, and after the move. Find out what to prepare for below. Make sure this is the right move. Moving...

Posted on Oct 20 2014 - 10:19pm by David Decker
Comments Off on 5 Things You Forgot to Buy for Your Move

When people have to move, they immediately think of the obvious materials they’ll need: boxes, packing tape, scissors, and bubble wrap. But if you don’t plan entirely, you’ll find yourself rushing out for last minute materials in the middle of your move. Here are five things we recommend you don’t forget to purchase beforehand. Edge Protectors Pictures and...

Posted on Oct 17 2014 - 5:36pm by Guest Contributor
Comments Off on If Only There Was an App to do Your Move

If you are switching personal technology such as an android phone, tablet or, as many are doing this month, upgrading to the new I-phone 6, there are plenty of apps out there to help you through the transition. At the touch of a button you can store data, save games in progress, delete unused programs, sync email accounts and move tons of movies and music. Wouldn’t...

Posted on Oct 10 2014 - 8:22pm by David Decker
Comments Off on Moving Your Bed Sucks! Follow These Steps To Keep It Clean and Scratch Free.

                      One of the most unique furniture items you’ll need to handle is your bed. The frame plus the mattress creates a unique set of challenges for your move. Remember these key steps to make sure your bed remains clean and intact. 1. Completely strip away all sheets and mattress covers, and...

Posted on Oct 1 2014 - 11:15am by David Decker
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            Thinking of taking the leap and moving to Las Vegas, Nevada? Before you start packing, take a look at our get-to-know-you guide for “Sin City.” Here are some helpful tips to prepare you for moving to Las Vegas. Get used to a hot & dry climate. The city is right in the middle of Vegas Valley, a desert of approximately...

Posted on Sep 24 2014 - 9:23am by David Decker
Comments Off on Tips for Hitching a Trailer: What You Need to Know

It’s important to keep both your vehicle and your trailer safe by properly connecting the two. Hooking up a trailer is easy to understand, but it should still be done with care in order to prevent accident. Follow these steps: 1. Use a jack to elevate your trailer so that the trailer’s coupler height is higher than the vehicle’s ball height. 2. Carefully reverse...

Posted on Sep 19 2014 - 3:35pm by Dayna Hathaway
Comments Off on 5 Wedding Gifts That Will Last Forever – Memories Live Here

Shouldn’t wedding gifts last “til death do us part?” These presents arose from the tradition of the father of the bride giving a dowry in the form of jewelry or land. And while diamonds (and land) are forever, they’re probably out of your budget. So what do you get a couple that will last them a lifetime, through storage and home use and back to storage? Here...

Posted on Sep 5 2014 - 8:20pm by David Decker
Comments Off on 10 Essential Tips for Storing Grandma’s Antiques

  If your family has left you with a bunch of priceless antiques, you might not necessarily have space for all of them. To clear your home of clutter, while still hanging onto those family heirlooms, consider renting a storage unit. But, of course, make sure that you take the necessary steps to avoid damage and keep these treasures safe. Here are our tips for...