Helping your movers – is it necessary?

Moving is a big challenge for every person who is facing it for the first time in his life. If you don’t have experience or help from friends and family, you will definitely decide to hire professional movers. Of course, they will try to make your relocation go much easier and less stressful, but you certainly wondered whether they’ll need your help. There is nothing wrong with helping your movers!

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Guide for shipping furniture cross-country

Ok, let’s get one thing straight – you’ll probably need a professional mover to help you out with this. And we’re here to help you pack your furniture as safe as possible. Because we know, moving residential or business furniture means to transfer a smaller or larger amount of things from one location to another… Which often represents a really difficult job! It is necessary to protect all furniture intended for moving beforehand. That’s why you need to pay special attention to fragile items and sensitive furniture. So here is our guide for shipping furniture cross-country – stress-free!

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Cold weather shipping – risks and solutions

Moving is a challenging task by the definition. So, if you add to it more complications, it can seem like a mission impossible. Especially if we are talking about extreme weather conditions. Which can be a case if you have to move in winter. That is why when it comes to cold weather shipping, you should prepare yourself even more than when regular moving takes place. There are some risks, of course. But, not to worry – there are also solutions. Actually, you will be surprised to know that there are even some benefits if you decide to relocate in the winter time. Nevertheless, find out what you need to make your shipping stress free as much as possible. With the good preparation and right partners, you will be recommending cold weather shipping to everyone. OK, maybe you won’t be recommending it, but you won’t be dreading it anymore either.

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Finding a roommate in New York – tips and warnings

Living in NYC is everything but cheap. Unless you’re lucky enough to own a place, or you have a significant other, you will probably need someone to share expenses with. If it happens to be that you have a great job with an excellent salary, costs won’t be a problem. So, besides those three groups of people, everyone else needs to figure out the best way to not become broke due to rent costs. Did you know that New Yorkers pay almost 60% of their income on rent? Finding a roommate in New York should definitely be the option to explore. It has its pros and cons, but it will certainly help you save some money. Or give you the opportunity to live closer to your new job. Or at least to subway.

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Moving day priorities – what goes first?

If you are one of the responsible people, or you just have a family, you probably started planning your relocation a while ago. At least two months up front. You have learned all the offers and documents that moving companies have to show you. And you have picked the way to move. Unless you have just enough stuff to fit them all in your car, you will probably use professional movers. Nevertheless, the majority of the stuff to do before and on a moving day is on you. As you already figured it out, the process of moving is complicated and stressful. That’s why you need all the help you can get. The stress culminates on the day that you have to load your belongings to a truck. You should make sure to have your moving day priorities in order, so you could stay calm and focused.

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How to avoid fights with neighbors on moving day

It doesn’t matter whether you live in an apartment block or in a posh neighborhood – some quarrels and misunderstandings with your neighbors are imminent. Everyone has dealt with a bad neighbor at some point in life; so you have probably been in a situation where you had to walk out and not start a fight. That being said, we all know that moving is not a peaceful event. You will be disturbed by all the activities (which will be loud), and so will your neighbors. So, in order to avoid fights with neighbors on moving day, you will need some guidance from our Brooklyn Movers. We have dealt with every scenario imaginable; so we have all the tips on how to maintain good neighborly relations on your moving day. Continue reading “How to avoid fights with neighbors on moving day”