While spring can provide plenty of sunny days that are perfect for moving, the unpredictability of spring weather can also mean running into inclement weather when you least expect it. While most spring storms consist of scattered showers that clear right up, spring could also interrupt your move with thunderstorms… Continue reading.
When you begin to list all of the items to transport during an upcoming move, your household belongings likely make the list first. However, in addition to your indoor furnishings, personal electronics, and decor, you must also consider more difficult items such as your yard equipment and vehicle. In a… Continue reading.
Even under the ideal circumstances, packing up your life and home can be overwhelming and very time consuming. Unfortunately, if you are trying to stage and sell your home, trying to make your house look attractive while it’s littered with boxes and packing peanuts can seem downright impossible. Luckily, you… Continue reading.
Upholding our long commitment to community service, nineteen employees from the Bekins corporate office spent Tuesday afternoon volunteering at Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana. The employees were participating in Bekins’ Community Care Time Off program, which sets aside paid hours for each employee to use toward volunteer work that makes… Continue reading.
When you live in a series of rented rooms, you begin to get used to a sort of institutional ambiance. But now you’re getting settled in a city apartment and making a new start. You want to turn your bleak, new home into a warm, comfortable getaway. You love the… Continue reading.
The majority of your moving preparations take place weeks or even months in advance. You must start making reservations, housing arrangements, and travel plans well before your moving day actually comes up on the calendar. With all of your work before the day of your move, you may feel worn… Continue reading.
JACKSONVILLE, FLA.— Please join us in welcoming new Bekins agent, All American Movers & Storage of Jacksonville, Fla. All American Movers was established in 2010 as a full-service moving and storage company by Jim and Joy Crook. Jim and Joy have more than 70 years of combined experience in the… Continue reading.
If you’re like most people, you need every dollar when you move, including your rental deposit money. Ensure your deposit is returned to you after moving out of your old place by meeting the requirements of your lease. Here’s how to have the best chance of receiving your security deposit… Continue reading.
Much of the moving process focuses on getting out of an old house. However, unloading your belongings, bringing them inside and unpacking them can be as complex and time consuming as packing them up. Unfortunately, many homeowners reach this point in their move and assume that the most conscientious work… Continue reading.
Moving into a new home or apartment for the first time can be very exciting and stressful. This is especially true if you have a lot of items to move. Between making sure you have enough boxes to finding the right moving company that fits your needs and budget, the… Continue reading.