COVID-19 (also known as the “Corona Virus”), has
landed our country in a serious situation. A huge percentage of businesses, both
small and large, are forced to cease operations while the country practices
social distancing and self-isolation. The moving industry falls into a category
which is considered essential – especially for those who cannot wait. How does
moving during a pandemic work? And more importantly—are moving services
even still available?
Below, we’ll go over some of the biggest
questions about moving during the COVID-19 pandemic in an effort to keep you educated,
prepared and calm in this stressful time.
2018 is upon us! This means that millions of people are vowing to change their lives for the better. Here is a list of top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2018!
1) Lose Weight - Let's be honest. This is, and always will be the number 1 resolution. January 1st is the day to start that new diet and get into shape. Is there anything wrong with that? Absolutely not! Make 2018 your year for fitness and health!
2) Save Money - Everybody has dreams and goals and often times, finances are the cause for setbacks.
While people move during all times
of the year, spring and summer are extremely busy and officially considered “moving
season”. If you are moving during this time, be sure to look out for moving “scams”,
which can really hurt your wallet and hinder your move.
This moving issue can be one of two
things: a scam or an accident. Either way, it’s a serious setback. If you are
renting a truck from a large company, such as Penske or UHaul, when you arrive
to pick up your truck, it is not available.
Moving is a stressful and overwhelming time. Many families are faced with an overload of THINGS. Should you pack everything and take it with? Sometimes, the answer is "NO". It's time to clean house. This is when a moving sales can benefit your family. You are able to purge on things that are cluttering your home, while making some extra cash!
Here are some tips for hosting a successful Moving Garage Sale:
Tip 1. Sort into Piles
My piles are very simple: What to Keep, What to Sell, and What to Donate.
Helping Hands Moving is well known in Palm Beach County for their excellent moving services. Here are some more 5 Star Reviews from happy and satisfied customers!
"Dennis and Doug were there
on time, and ready to work. They started promply at 9:00 as scheduled.
They were equipped with the tools they needed to get the job done.
They worked fast and very hard moving large pieces of furnit from a
second floor apartment with stairs. They loaded all of my furniture and
boxes at the old place and unloaded at the new place
(nothing broken)with 15 minutes to spare on the contracted time.
It happens all the time. We tell our customers of the importance of furniture pads before every job. Unfortunately, when we arrive to the job, there isn't a pad in sight. This can be devastating for a move. Basically no furniture is safe without the protection of a furniture pad. Furniture pads/quilts are one of the most important essentials for a
successful move and are top priority when it comes to protecting your belongings.
If you are renting a truck from a company such as U-Haul or Penske, you have the option to rent furniture pads.
Every family and situation is unique in the moving world. That’s why we offer fully customized
services to help seniors citizens. Our professional movers are compassionate and detail oriented.
Helping Hands Movinghas a trained staff that can turn the entire move into a swift and easy process. We are experienced in moving entire households, small apartments and even businesses. We also offer moving services to help redecorate your rooms should you like a seasonal change.
Helping Hands Moving
Everybody knows that moving is a stressful time. Even if you are excited about the move, the process is a lot to handle. This stress can be even worse on children. Many children dread moving. It means saying goodbye to friends and family, in many cases. It's also hard to adjust, even if you are moving across town. Here are some tips to help avoid a stressful moving situation for your children:
1. Take Your Time. The best thing that you can do, if possible, is to stretch the move into several days.
Moving is stressful and a lot of
work. All of this is multiplied when your move is out of town. If you are
moving to a new city, my advice to you is to prepare yourself ahead of time.
Take a look at the information below in order to ready yourself for a long
- The first thing to do is to look up local moving
companies and get moving estimates. I recommend looking at their reviews
and websites to make sure that they are a reputable moving company. Gather
quotes and don’t be afraid to price shop.
Moving is a stressful time, one that quite possibly means that your items will be damaged if you don't package and box them correctly. How can you be sure that you're doing the best you can when you are packing up your house? Here are some great moving and packing tips:
Take inventory of everything in your house. Make a list which names everything fragile or special - items which will require special attention when packing. Heavy and awkward items should also be listed and mentioned to your