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Tips for Moving Abroad

One of the biggest decisions you could make in life is whether or not to move abroad. Then there are times where you have to move abroad because of a job, school, or family. A move abroad can be exciting and stressful at the same time. If you’ve never done …

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Storage Packing Tips

Do you need to put your items in a storage unit? If so, you will want to pack them properly in order to not only save space, but also protect the items from damage. The worst thing that can happen to your belongings is having them break while in storage, …

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How and Why to Tip a Mover

Moving is a stressful event in someone’s life and more often than not it cannot be done without the help of an experienced mover. It is common courtesy to tip the movers who help you, but how much is appropriate? And does it have to be done in the form …

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Don’t Make These Costly Shipping Mistakes

Shipping items either up the road or across the country or globe can get very costly if you make mistakes. Planning what items you want to ship and where you want to ship them takes a lot of oversight on your part. Avoid making the costly shipping mistakes outlined in …

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How School Poses a Challenge for Relocating Employees

The biggest challenge facing relocating employees is school. Employees who have children are difficult to relocate because it’s hard to uproot children in the middle of a school year. Finding a new school district prior to a move can be challenging because the children will need to make new friends …

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10 Items That Need Climate Controlled Storage

Self storage units are still popular these days, even as more and more people learn how to downsize. The units are used for storing items during moves, gaining additional space at home or in the office, and storing items kids bring home from college until the new semester begins. Before …

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