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How to Keep Your Ski Gear Safe While It's in Storage This Summer

During the summer months, you are not really going to need to use your ski gear. Open up some room in your house by preparing and putting your ski gear into storage this summer. Here are a few things that you need to do to ensure that your ski gear makes it through the summer months in storage unharmed. Fix Any Damage on the Top Sheet The first thing you need to do is take out your skis and check the top sheets and make sure that they are not damaged.   Read More...

First Time Driving A Moving Truck? Follow These Tips

If you've never driven a large truck before, then the idea of driving a moving truck full of all your most valuable possessions may seem a bit daunting. However, many people rent and drive moving trucks every day without incident. Follow these four tips, and you'll reduce your risk of accidents and other unfortunate events. Study your route ahead of time. In a large truck, it's a lot harder to dart across traffic to avoid missing your exit.   Read More...

Helping A Parent Move Out Of Their Home And Into An Assisted Living Facility

If your aging parent is getting to the point in their life of seeking out alternative living options, an assisted living center might meet all of their needs. The transition to this next stage in your parent's life can be an emotional one. It is important that you handle their move with care and dignity. Here are four tips to help moving a parent out of their home and into an assisted living community.   Read More...

4 Tips For Using A Rental Storage Unit

Utilizing a rental storage unit is a great way to save your valuable items without having to have them take up space in your home. If you have no use for certain items, but you would like to keep them around, a storage unit is a great asset. Here are four tips to help you make the most out of your storage rental unit: Pallets: Using pallets for your rental storage unit is a great way to prevent flooding from ruining whatever you have stored in your unit.   Read More...

Commercial Moving And Storage Options: When The New Office Isn't Quite Ready Yet

Even when contractors strive to finish new office construction on time, circumstances out of their control might cause delays. If you already have a commercial moving service scheduled, but your contractor says it might be another week before the building is ready and passes inspection, you may find yourself in quite a pickle. This is especially true if you have already committed to vacating your current office building. Here are some available options that might help you stay out of trouble with the current proprietor while you wait for your new building to be ready.   Read More...