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Category Archives: moving

Choosing the Best Moving Companies

Dec
19,
2012
4

Like within any industry, the household goods business has its share of rogue companies that have been known to prey on the general public.  From denying claims, lost belongings and holding the consumer’s items for “ransom”, reports of abuse by … Continue reading

Household Goods Movers – The Other Side of Trucking

Apr
29,
2009
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Generally, the month of May is the time when household goods movers and moving companies begin to gear up for the relocation process.   As school lets out for the Summer, the furniture movers get ready to roll.  Allied Van Lines, … Continue reading

Furniture Moving : My Funniest Story

Mar
15,
2008
2

Having spent more than 30 years of my life in the household goods moving industry, I have a lifetime of experiences. Recently, one of my kids asked me: what was the funniest thing that ever happened to me during my … Continue reading

Moving : When You Have to Store Your Items

Oct
15,
2007
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Moving can be an emotional process. When there are other steps your move requires, the emotion can run even higher. One of these steps is the necessity of placing your items into storage. When the probability of storage plays into … Continue reading

Moving Companies Have No Insurance

Aug
28,
2007
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Moving scams abound throughout the United States and each year thousands of consumers fall prey to this kind of operation. On the other hand, 40 million moves take place each year, and the large majority of these are performed satisfactorily. … Continue reading

Moving Tips: The Three Types of Estimates

Aug
21,
2007
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We have all heard of moving “horror” stories or perhaps you are someone who had the misfortune of experiencing it first-hand. Although there are many excellent movers across the country, the fact remains that moving scams do exist. If there … Continue reading

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