Ask the Experts : What Should I Expect During a Summer Move?

The Summer months are almost here, which means we are almost in the thick of the busiest moving season of the year. Here at Humboldt Storage & Moving, we know during the Summer – busy schedules, the heat, the kids out of school, strict move timelines, mover availability, and more – can make moving an even more […]

Ask the Humboldt Experts : What Is Storage In Transit?

Whether a local move or a long distance relocation, understanding “moving jargon” or moving industry specific terms can be confusing and stressful. We asked the Humboldt Experts to break down some of the most commonly used terms so you can “relax and get moving”. What is Storage in Transit? Storage in transit or “SIT” is […]

Don’t Pack These 10 Non-Allowable Items

Before your possessions are packed and loaded, it is important that you understand which items cannot be shipped because they represent a hazard or are perishable. Listed below are 10 common non-allowable items that you will need to address prior to your pack and load dates. Gasoline Fireworks Nail Polish & Nail Polish Remover Liquid Bleach […]

Ask The Experts : How Do I Choose The Best Estimate For My Move?

Planning a move is not an easy undertaking; there are many details to manage and different options to consider. Choosing the right moving company to handle your relocation makes the experience much less stressful as well as understanding the different aspects of a moving estimate.  As the oldest moving company in Boston, we’ve done our fair […]

Simple Steps to Buying a Home

Buying a new home can be a stressful experience, especially if it’s your first. There are a number of important factors to consider, such as finances and the location of the home itself. While the process can be difficult, rest assured that millions of people have made it through without any issue other than the […]

Ask The Humboldt Experts : What is Shuttle Service?

Whether a local move or a long distance relocation, understanding “moving jargon” or moving industry specific terms can be confusing and stressful. We asked the Humboldt Experts to break down some of the most commonly used terms so you can “relax and get moving”. What are Shuttle Services? Shuttle service is the use of a secondary, smaller truck […]

5 Tips to Prepare for Your Move

Ask A Humboldt Expert: How Should I Prepare for My Move? Whether you are moving within Boston, around New England, across the good ol’ USA, or even around the world – preparation is the key to success and reducing the stress of your move. Our expects put together this helpful video guide so you can […]

Ask The Humboldt Experts : What Are Accessorial Services?

Whether a local move or a long distance relocation, understanding “moving jargon” or moving industry specific terms can be confusing and stressful. We asked the Humboldt Experts to break down some of the most commonly used terms so you can “relax and get moving”. What are Accessorial Services? Accessorial services include supplemental or additional services other than […]

Humboldt Storage and Moving Holds Annual State of the Business Meeting at Bank of Canton Headquarters

Humboldt Storage & Moving held our annual SOB “State of the Business” meeting on April 17th, 2017 at the Bank of Canton Headquarters in Canton, MA. The meeting kicked off with an outdoor performance by a local bagpiper. Once inside, we begun the meeting with an interview with March of Dime‘s (and recent Humboldt client) Vanessa DeMichele. The presentation also included: updates from the […]

For Many, Change Does Not Come Easy

That’s right… Some people just don’t like moving. Now for us at Humboldt, we try to enjoy every journey. And as you might imagine, we are moving families just about every day of the week. Some of our families are veterans to the moving experience and others are moving into their first home. And for […]