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  • 08.13.2018

    Best Time to Plan a Move

    Planning your move on a certain day or even month, when most people aren’t planning their move, can save you both time and money. By planning your move during mid-week or off-season, you will potentially have the most resources available to you in terms of moving companies, moving vehicles, and ...
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  • Moving into a new home
    07.08.2018

    Moving into a New Home as a First-Time Buyer

    First-time home buyers are often surprised to learn how much work is involved – not only in moving and purchasing a home, but setting it up as well. It can be hard to visualize how to set up a new home if you are not in it yet, so it ...
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  • 06.07.2018

    How Movers Calculate Estimates – What Your Move Will Cost

    If you are getting ready for a move, keep in mind that no two moves are the same and rarely are two moving estimates the same. Doing your own research and comparing estimates from different moving companies’ works best, rather than comparing your estimate with your neighbor’s estimate. There are always several factors, ...
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  • 05.03.2018

    A Simple Checklist for Moving Day

    Moving day is finally here! You have spent days, weeks, or even months planning in advance, with so many things to accomplish before your professional movers arrive. With all the planning, packing and organizing, it is now finally time to move. How does one prepare to leave a residence for ...
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  • 04.05.2018

    Peak Moving Season – When to book your Move for Summer

    Spring has arrived and summer is right around the corner. While peak season for commercial moves are during the winter months, residential moves peak during the spring, summer and fall months. Most people try to schedule their residential move during spring and summer months for a number of reasons. These reasons ...
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  • 03.09.2018

    How to Pack Boxes & the Moving Truck to Make Unpacking Easier

    We have all had the experience of standing in our new homes surrounded by moving boxes, and having no idea where to begin. The most important indication of how smooth unpacking goes will be how organized you were when you packed your belongings. FOLLOW THESE SIMPLE BUT THOROUGH TIPS: Use the right ...
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  • 02.08.2018

    How to Unpack after a Move

    Finishing a big move can feel like a huge accomplishment, but watching the moving trucks drive away – while you are standing in your new residence surrounded by boxes everywhere – can be a most overwhelming sight! Where do you begin? Luckily, you had the foresight to label all your ...
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  • 01.15.2018

    When is the Right Time to Move?

    Another year has come and gone, and spring right around the corner. People in the DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia areas may be finding themselves asking the question, “Is it time to move?” It is common knowledge in the real estate industry that the best time to prepare for a ...
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  • 12.10.2017

    A Checklist to Avoid Moving Scams

    You’ve probably heard the many versions of horror stories regarding disreputable moving companies. Movers load up your things one day and the hold it hostage while demanding more money, or disappear altogether with your things and resell them later. Not only can they demand more money, but sometimes when your ...
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  • 12.06.2017

    A Checklist to Avoid Moving Scams

    You’ve probably heard the many versions of horror stories regarding disreputable moving companies. Movers load up your things one day and the hold it hostage while demanding more money, or disappear altogether with your things and resell them later. Not only can they demand more money, but sometimes when your ...
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