A few expert moving tips if you are downsizing this year
Downsizing to a new home can be a new opportunity. And it is a chance to declutter, simplify, and create a new chapter in your life. It can also be overwhelming and stressful, especially when it comes to the actual process of moving. So it is wise to be as prepared as possible. Here are some tips from our experts to help make the transition to a smaller home, as smooth as possible. Plan, plan, plan… First, start planning early. The more time you have to prepare, the less stressful the process will be. Make a list of everything
3 important factors if you are moving to a new home in 2023
The economy is changing here in the United States and globally. It's no secret that economic conditions have been affecting several areas and will continue to change in the coming year. While the economy, good or bad, can change the direction of business, it can also change the direction of life choices, including moving to a new home. If you are considering relocating this coming year, our experts have put together some simple advice to help you navigate your moving experience in 2023. Work closely with your real estate professional Many factors can change when the economy changes, including real
3 important tasks to do when you get to your new home
We often talk about important factors to get you ready for moving day here on our blog, but your moving journey doesn't stop on moving day. Guess what, you'll need to unpack unless you've hired professional packing services, get acquainted with your new home and move household items around to your liking. There are many other important tasks that you'll need to do once you get to your new home. Here are just a few. Update your address There are so many places where you will need to ensure that your address is current. Those include your driver’s license, medical
Should I leave large items behind when moving?
Homeowners always ask our moving consultants about some of the ways they can make moving easier, stress-free and, in some cases, less expensive. One of the ways to accomplish the goal of an easier move is to consider leaving behind some of the larger items in your home. There are several ways to make that happen and, in the process, make a move much more manageable. If you are moving soon and considering which large items to take with you or leave behind, here are a few ways to do so from our expert moving team. Consider donating furniture to
What should I do with the food in my house when moving?
This is a common question we get here at Humboldt Storage and Moving. What can I do with my food when I move to a new home? Well, you can't starve leading up to the moving day so discussing the food in your home is important. If you're moving and worried about what to do with the food items in your home, check out tips from our moving experts. What types of food can I take with me when moving? Typically, the best advice when moving with food is to take nonperishable items with you. These foods are typically canned,
3 big moving mistakes to avoid
Moving can be a complex event in your life. We get it, you're running a family, working your job, and all your other personal commitments. And then you must pack up your home and move. And of course, there are many other things to do with moving, such as changing your address, contacting utilities, and so on. So you don't want to make a mistake. Sometimes, homeowners and others make mistakes during the moving process that could have been avoided. Here are just a few moving mistakes to get you thinking… And planning. Springing day of surprises on the movers
3 must do’s for moving in the winter
As a New England moving company, we know a little bit about moving in the winter months. After moving families for well over 100 years, we've endured countless winters and thousands of moving jobs in the cold weather. If you are moving this winter, you'll want to be as prepared as possible. Here are a few basic tips for getting ready for your winter move. Be ready for any type of weather Any moving company in Massachusetts and anywhere in the northeast will tell you that you need to be prepared for any type of weather when moving in
Should I hire professional packing services for my move?
Hiring professional packers when you are moving can be a game changer. It's just that simple. We're not talking about the football team; we're talking about experts in the art of packing a home safely and securely. If you want to lower your stress, save time, and get everything to your new home with the Peace of Mind of no damage, professional packing services may be the way to go. If you are moving soon and are dreading the thought of packing everything in your home, check out why hiring professionals can make an enormous difference when moving. Professional
3 ways to lower your stress before a move
Preparing for a move is more than just packing boxes and loading the truck. You also need to prepare mentally because, as most of us know, moving can be a little stressful for some. The more you prepare your mind and body for your upcoming journey, the less stress you and your family will experience. Check out our tips for preparing for your move, lowering your stress and actually enjoying your journey to your new home. Take care of your mind and body Leading up to your move, you'll want to make sure you prioritize self-care for yourself and your
3 must-have local moving tips
As a local moving company in Boston, we have helped thousands of families over the years move down the street or around the corner. Many families like yours decide to purchase a larger home because the family is growing or we see many people in retirement age deciding to downsize and move locally. If you want your local move to be successful and stress-free, we have a few must-have tips to ensure your move goes according to plan and can be an enjoyable experience in the process. Work with established and reputable local movers One big moving mistake is hiring