Warning: Moving Scams Are Frighteningly Common

Moving is stressful and expensive. Moving scams make it even worse. One recent moving scam is believed to have over 900 victims, according to WCPO. After moving estimates were increased and items held hostage, some people lost nearly everything they owned. The alleged scammers worked under numerous business names, including Flagship Van Lines. According to [...]

By |2018-09-20T18:32:40+00:00September 20th, 2018|

10 Reasons to Use Self-Storage

The odds are excellent that there’s a self-storage facility near you. They industry is booming, and for good reason. Self-storage is a convenient option that lets people hold onto the stuff they love without sacrificing their living space. There are many reasons to use self-storage. Some of them might even be right for you. You’re [...]

By |2018-02-12T20:34:15+00:00February 12th, 2018|

Moving with Children: Tips to Help You Find the Best School for Your Child

As a parent, you want to give your children every advantage possible. This includes making sure that your children have access to an excellent education. If you’re moving, finding an area with great schools should be one of your criteria. Here are some tips to help you find the best school for your child. Public, [...]

By |2017-12-04T21:57:34+00:00December 4th, 2017|

Self-Storage News Round-Up

Self-storage is a booming industry. Thanks to developing technologies and changing societal expectations, it’s also an evolving industry. Here’s a look at what’s going on now in self-storage. Hurricanes create need. Many homes and businesses have been destroyed or damaged as a result of a particularly devastating hurricane season. According to the Wall Street Journal, [...]

By |2017-10-12T17:52:17+00:00October 12th, 2017|

Stressed about Moving? Remember These 9 Things.

Moving is stressful. You have to arrange for every single item you own, from fragile glasses to precious photographs, to be relocated. You have to change your address and transfer your utilities. You have to deal with new jobs and schools. And then there’s the emotional element, the fact that you’re leaving behind the familiar [...]

By |2017-07-25T23:43:26+00:00July 25th, 2017|

Are You Making Moving Harder Than It Needs to Be?

Moving is rough. No one is arguing otherwise – but many people make the experience more difficult than it needs to be. Here are five things that people do that can turn a challenging day into an absolute nightmare.  1. Packing items where you can’t find them. When you’re in a hurry, you want to [...]

By |2017-05-11T21:47:18+00:00May 11th, 2017|

Why “All Risk” is the Best Moving Insurance Choice

When it comes to moving, you have a lot of decisions to make. Some of these decisions—like settling on a house—are nerve-racking, but others are easy. Choosing between Total Loss and All Risk Insurance is one example of a no-brainer. If you want the best moving insurance, you want All Risk Insurance. To understand why, [...]

By |2017-03-27T16:17:19+00:00March 27th, 2017|

How to Properly Compare Your International Moving Quotes

You're probably reading this article because you're preparing for a big move overseas. Maybe this is for work or for personal reasons but, either way, it's important to hire a great moving company to get your belongings from one country to another. Finding the right mover can many times be the most daunting task of [...]

By |2017-03-06T20:35:42+00:00March 6th, 2017|

Infographic: How to Prepare for Your Move

We all know moving is no fun! When it comes to getting ready for the movers, there are some things you can do to make the process smoother. Check out our infographic below provided by A&C Brothers Moving & Storage and get the tips you need to help you prepare for the movers.  One final [...]

By |2017-01-31T17:37:07+00:00January 31st, 2017|