3 Moving And Packing Tips For When Your Child Has OCD


OCD is very prevalent among American children – affecting approximately one in 100 children at the average age onset of 10.2 years of age. If your child has been struggling with OCD, they are probably less adaptive to change and possess some obsessions and compulsions that affect their daily lives. Even minor disruptions in your child's daily life can have a huge affect on their mental stability throughout the day. Needless to say, moving to another home will be a major milestone and event for your child.

16 June 2016

Shifts In The Storage Industry: To Valet Or Not?


Do you need storage but dread the idea of renting a truck and sweating as you load your belongings into it and then unloading into a storage unit? Thankfully, like a domino in today's on-demand society, traditional self-storage is falling to an easier, more convenient concept. Valet self-storage companies are beginning to set up shop all across the United States, revolutionizing the industry. If your city doesn't have one yet, it probably will soon.

31 May 2016

Moving Tips: 5 Grocery Store Items That Can Make Packing & Unpacking Easier


Moving from one home to another can be one of the most stressful times in your life. In fact, research shows that moving is more stressful than going through a divorce. One of the survey questions in the study reveals that one-fourth of people who have moved didn't unpack their boxes for weeks. As overwhelming as packing is, unpacking can be a nightmare. Fortunately, there are several things you can do while packing that will make unpacking much easier.

24 May 2016

6 Tips for Taking an out-of-State Job without Much Notice


You applied for your dream job in another city on a total whim. Now, after a couple of phone interviews you've been surprised with a job offer. The only problem? They want you to start in a couple of weeks and you live out of state. Don't panic. You can take this opportunity, and doing so doesn't have to turn your life upside down. Here are six tips for navigating this situation with minimal chaos:

18 May 2016

How to Successfully Pack a Desktop Computer and Its Accessories


Moving to a new home can be hard on your possessions, and the process of packing up, transporting, and unloading your home's computers can result in expensive damage or loss of data if you don't take the proper precautions. That's why you should know how to properly package a desktop system, including accessories, so it survives the move without suffering harm. Below is more information on this important task and how you can confidently pack your desktop computer:

13 May 2016

Moving On A Budget? How To Keep The Cost Of Your Packing Supplies Low


Moving can be expensive. If you are moving on a budget, you have to be careful about where and what you spend your money on. One of the areas where you can cut corners and save money is when it comes to your packing supplies. Buying brand new packing supplies can be pricey. Boxes, foam and packing peanuts can all quickly add up. Here are some tips on keeping the cost of your packing supplies low.

12 April 2016