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How You Can Make Moving Less Stressful On Your Pooch

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How You Can Make Moving Less Stressful On Your Pooch

While the process of moving is an exciting one that offers new experiences and opportunities, the process can be pretty stressful on your dog. Your pooch may have accidents indoors, chew on things he shouldn’t, or bark excessively while feeling anxious about your move. These behaviors can make the move more stressful on your entire family – minimizing your dog’s stress can help keep him calm and your household on track throughout the move, which should make the experience is more pleasant for everyone involved. Following are a few...

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Making The Move: How To Make Sure Your Houseplants Survive The Move

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Making The Move: How To Make Sure Your Houseplants Survive The Move

Moving to a new location can be both exciting and stressful as you pack up your belongings and say goodbye to your current home. One of the things that makes your new home feel welcoming is taking your beloved items with you. If your houseplants are one of your prized possessions, you will need to know how to move them safely. Will the movers take my houseplants? Some movers do not transport houseplants at all and require you to take them in your personal vehicle. Others will transport your houseplants but do not assume liability for them. In...

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Moving Companies and Wine: What You Need to Know

Posted by on Jan 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Moving Companies and Wine: What You Need to Know

If you have a large wine collection and are preparing to move, you may have many questions about how this will factor into your move. Getting answers to the questions you have will better help you to understand what to expect and how to plan for your move with wine. Can a Moving Company Move a Wine Collection? A professional moving company is able to move your wine collection as long as you are moving locally, or within the state you already live. If you are crossing state lines, it varies based on the state. Some states have laws which...

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4 Things NOT to Do When You Are Moving

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Things NOT to Do When You Are Moving

Many times when people are moving locally they underestimate the time and effort that will be required during the move. They figure that since it is just up the street, or even across town, it will be much easier to do than a move out of town or out of state. Nothing could be further from the truth. Moving locally can be just as hard, if not harder, than a long distance move. With so many things that must be done, sometimes it is easier to concentrate on a short list of things that you do not want to do. Here are a few to consider. Do Not...

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Two Instances When You Can Sue a Landlord for Moving Costs

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Instances When You Can Sue a Landlord for Moving Costs

According to some people, the average person needs at least 8 weeks to prepare for a move and make it happen. Sometimes, however, people have to pack up and leave at the last minute, incurring considerable costs in the process. If your emergency move is due to something your landlord did, you may be able to recover the cost from him or her. Here are two situations when you can collect moving costs from your landlord. Illegal Eviction When the landlord puts you out of the home or apartment for illegal reasons or doesn’t follow proper...

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Helping Elderly Parents Move: DIY Or Hire Movers?

Posted by on Jan 11, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Helping Elderly Parents Move: DIY Or Hire Movers?

If your elderly parents are at the point in life where it’s time for them to leave their homes and downsize to a small condominium or an assisted living facility, you might struggle with the decision of whether to move them yourself or to hire professional movers. While there is no one correct answer, here are some considerations that might make the decision-making process easier. Number of Items If your parents have lived in the same home for decades, chances are very good that they have many items that will not be making the move with...

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