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Strategies for a trouble-free moving day

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To help our customers enjoy a stress-free moving experience, we decided to make a guide with the best practices for having a hassle-free moving experience. Our moving experts recommend the following tips:

Properly mark cartons! For local moving, use a permanent marker and write on the box the room they are going to, and a list of content is recommended for locating the carton you need after the move has been completed.

Regarding packing clothing, try emptying dresser drawers into luggage or cartons, and keeping out several sets of clothing for each family member in their own accessible duffel bag, along with needed toiletries, pajamas and a toy or two for children. We recommend that you invest in wardrobe boxes to hang closet contents. These boxes make it relatively simple to transport and unpack each person’s closet.

You want breakable items to be as protected as possible. Put padding on the inside walls of the boxes itself will help reduce the possibility of damage.

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Recommendations on Ways to Move Your Outdoor Stuff

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Planning for your move will keep you busy. Once you have boxed up all your home objects, it is time to take on the outdoor rooms such as the balcony, porch, patio and yard. Listed here are some recommendations to help you when you are packing and moving outdoor things.

Make an effort to clean objects before you pack

Regrettably when furniture is permanently placed outside it will collect debris, dirt and dust. We advise that you clean the collected dirt so that it won't transfer to your other items during the move. Wiping down all your patio and lawn furniture is easy. Use a hose to wash items that won’t rust and dry with an old towel or cloth. For garbage cans, let them have an extensive wash before transporting.

Watch out for things that don't belong

To stop complications from moving your outdoor items to your new home we advise that you check for creatures of the crawly kind. Frequently outdoor furniture can easily make easy shelters for wasps, spiders and various insects. S…

Ways to Choose The Right Storage Unit in Hamilton

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You will discover various motives why you will choose to rent a storage unit. Under specific scenarios, extra storage space might be a life-saver. On many occasions, this usually during moving. At the time you decide to move ahead with renting a self-storage unit, you are going to need to pick a storage unit size that is best suited for you.

We decided to publish an article on ways to help you to decide upon a self-storage unit without risking your valued items or losing money in the process.

The things you must know before choosing a storage unit.

The price:
Try and figure out the total cost before you proceed with signing a contract. The exact rental price will rely on various external factors such as the storage unit city, company and location. Consider your storage space choices and ensure that you get enough for your needs. Take note that climate-controlled units are usually more expensive.

The location:
In much larger cities, the cost of storage can be more pricey than other areas…

Reasons Why You Need To Use a Professional Piano Moving Company

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Moving a piano is usually a very difficult and requires a trained professional who has the proper knowledge and skills. To help you understand the process of moving a piano, we have listed some good information below to help you in choose the right mover.

What is the major difference between choosing a professional piano mover versus a general mover?

The main reason between the two is that a professional piano mover has the proper training and the equipment to handle a piano. Where a general mover doesn’t have experience or the equipment to move a piano properly.

Do you know that the ordinary upright piano can weigh between 400 and 900 pounds?

Grand pianos can weigh between 650 and 1300 pounds. The value of a piano may vary from a few hundred dollars to half a million dollars depending on the model, age, make and condition of the piano. Many piano moves will call for moving the instrument through a tight space just like a small door frame or staircase. In most cases, the…

Recommendations for Unpacking

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Following your move, you might be thrilled that the majority of the work is over. However, there is unpacking. We wanted to share some recommendations on how to make unpacking less stressful.

Begin Unpacking 

Unpacking will be more stressful if you put it off instead of starting right away. There may be a lot to get done, so all things count as advancements when unpacking.

Make a Checklist

Life is much easier when you write things down. We advise you make a top priority checklist of everything that needs to be unpacked.

Unpack Essential Items First

When you start unpacking the Necessary Items first, you are aware of about where your items are. This gives you some "Peace of mind" soon after moving.

Get Rid of Unpacked Boxes

Moving boxes use up a lot of space. Once you are unpacking, your space will become much less. We suggest that you discard your boxes as you empty them. Try and give yourself more space as you work. We as well encourage that you break down and pile up the boxe…

Recommendations on How You Can Survive a Winter Move

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Moving in the winter can be demanding with the cold weather and chilly conditions. Do not let the rain, wind, snow and other hazardous weather stop you from moving. Morrison Moving operates year-round helping move people in all types of weather. Here are our suggestions for moving in the winter:

SHIELD YOUR FLOORS

Most of the people that live in colder climates know the discomfort of the weather when it snows and rains. We highly recommend that you put down carpets or nonslip covers on your floors. You may also use cardboard or plastic with grip. This would help guard your floors against harm.

PACK CORRECTLY

When packing your things, be sure they are properly secured and put in boxes which could hold their weight. When items are fragile, we suggest wrapping them in bubble wrap, newspaper or moving blankets. Consider outsourcing the packing.

DO NOT RUSH

It is best to never rush a move, especially in the winter. Remember that winter months offer less daylight, which will impact visibility…

Tips on how to Avoid A Moving Nightmare

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A moving nightmare can be a scenario where you lose money, time, or both due to a poor choice when it comes to moving. To help you, we decided to publish some recommendations on how you can prevent a moving nightmare. Listed below are some recommendations to help prevent a Moving Nightmare: Choose the best time to move Timing is everything regarding moving. Different season's, day's and times will influence how much the move will cost. Make sure to pick a moving day that is off-season or during the week for the best savings. Make a moving budget You really should have a moving budget. This budget can help control your moving expenses. We recommend getting multiple quotes from top-rated moving companies. This will help you get an idea of what it will cost. Make a realistic budget and stay within it. Cross-check the moving company When searching around for movers, you need to cross-check public feedback about them. Check the business on Google. Verify what people are saying about t…