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  • Moving_Long Distance_735x450
    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 22, 2018
     
     
    • Moving

    Top Apps to Download When Moving

    It’s no secret that moving is quite a chore. Between packing, decluttering, purchasing packing supplies, and hiring movers you will certainly have enough on your plate. Luckily, technology has a way of making the moving process a little less painful. Whether you are looking for the right moving company or looking for a way to stay organized throughout the process, there’s an app for that. Here are some of the best apps to help you navigate the moving process a little more easily.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Jan 17, 2018
     
     
    • Packing Tips

    The Ultimate Checklist for Packing Up Your Kitchen

    So, the time has come to pack your kitchen for a move. The kitchen is probably the hardest room to pack, with all of its small items, drawers, and cupboards. There is just so much stuff to sort through and it can easily become an overwhelming task. Better yet, it is not a job you can rush through because you risk broken dishes and shattered glasses. Use this checklist to ease the process and make sure you get everything sorted, packed, and ready for moving day!
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 26, 2017
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

    9 Packing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    Moving all of your household belongings from one place to another is no easy feat. Packing for a move is one of the most dreaded parts of the entire moving process. It is stressful, time consuming, and exhausting. Considering all of the time and effort that is involved in packing up an entire house, it’s no wonder that packing mistakes are inevitable. To help you have a smoother and easier transition, here is a list of 9 of the most common packing mistakes and how you can avoid them.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 22, 2017
     
     
    • Moving

    5 Ways to Speed Up the Unpacking Process

    Moving requires a great deal of energy. It involves packing, researching and hiring a moving company, selling your old home, finding a new one, and everything else in between. By the time you make it to your new home, the thought of having to unpack everything can seem dreadful. After all, you are exhausted both physically and mentally. The good news is that there are a few things you can do to speed up the unpacking process so you can start enjoying life in your new home. ​
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 19, 2017
     
     
    • Moving

    8 Key Ways to Show Appreciation to Your Movers

    There is no question that moving is one of the most stressful, exhausting, and strenuous experiences for most people. There is nothing easy about spending several long hours lifting heavy boxes and furniture, which is why many people choose to hire professional moving companies. While these people are professionals at what they do and are getting paid for the job, there is still no doubt that it is a tough and exhausting task for them as well. If you experience excellent service, professionalism, and a team who has helped to make your move as smooth as possible, it is only natural to want to show your appreciation for their hard work. Here are a few ways to thank your movers for a job well done.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 15, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    6 Benefits of Storing Summer Sporting Equipment in a Storage Container

    Summer offers the perfect opportunity to play baseball, soccer, football, and other outdoor sports. Most of these activities require some type of equipment and all of this gear can take up a lot of space in your home or garage. When summer comes to an end, you will be left trying to figure out where to put all of your summer sports equipment. Here are a few reasons why a portable storage container is the perfect solution for storing your summer gear.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 04, 2017
     
     
    • Moving with Kids

    5 Ways to Handle a Move at the Start of a School Year

    Moving is a difficult task in any situation, but when kids are involved it can be almost twice as difficult because of school. Ideally, it is best to move in the summer before the school year begins, but unfortunately you can’t always control the timing. In addition to helping your kids’ transition to a new school, parents will feel the stress of getting settled in their new home. Here are a few tips and advice for how to handle moving at the beginning of the school year.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Dec 01, 2017
     
     
    • Storage Unit

    7 Common Uses for a Portable Storage Container

    Initially designed to help homeowners move their belongings more easily from one location to another, portable storage containers have started to become more useful in a number of ways. These perfectly sized storage units are convenient and affordable, making them the perfect solution for a variety of needs. Here are just seven of the most common uses for portable storage containers.
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    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 28, 2017
     
     
    • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

    How-to Unpack Your Boxes More Efficiently

    You have spent weeks planning, organizing, and packing for your move. You finally arrive at your new home only to find that you are completely exhausted, and the thought of having to unpack all of those boxes can be overwhelming. You might feel the urge to unpack everything right away, but you will quickly exhaust yourself to the point that you end up feeling very frustrated. Instead, remember that all of your unpacking doesn’t have to get done in a day. Rather, come up with a plan for keeping your unpacking organized and efficient.
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  • Moving Tips
    Dusty Rhodes
      Nov 24, 2017
     
     
    • Storage

    4 Decisions to Make When Unpacking Your Dorm Room

    The day has finally come when you get to start your life as an independent adult and live on your own for the first time. You step foot into your dorm room and begin unpacking the first box when the following thought pops into your head… “How am I ever going to fit all of my stuff in this tiny room?” Excitement quickly turns to worry as you ponder whether or not you seriously over packed. Unpacking your college dorm room can be both an exhilarating and frustrating experience. Trying to balance the comforts of home with the necessities of college life can be quite a challenge. To help make life a little bit easier while unpacking your dorm room, consider some of these decisions.
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