Category: Moving Tips

15 May

Move-in Day! Things to Do to Help Your Movers

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Moving to a new home is exciting and stressful.  Using professional household movers, rather than relying on friends and family who have been bribed with beer and pizza, is one smart way to reduce moving stress. That said, some people can find it hard to sit back and relax while other folks do the work. […]

24 Apr

Your Week By Week Moving Checklist

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Plans are coming together for your upcoming household move. Now is the time to develop a sure proof moving strategy with a moving checklist. Breaking your to-do list down week by week is the perfect solution for staying on top of things. This approach works for several reasons. When you break things down into chunks, […]

10 Apr

Keeping Pets Happy As You Move To A New Home

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You’re moving, and the to-do list seems like it’s never going to get any shorter. You’re talking with your realtor, setting up internet service in your new home, managing school changes – it’s a lot. All of these changes take a toll.  Working through moving day tasks is never easy. Many people get caught up […]

27 Mar

Downsizing: What to Get Rid of When Moving

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Deep down, we all know what to get rid of when moving. Yet, it’s challenging to part with familiar objects.  Clutter is overwhelming, an energy drain, and increases your stress levels. Added stress is the last thing you need when you’re moving to a new home. Moving is the best time to clean up your […]

13 Mar

How to Have a Smooth Move: 5 Moving Day Mistakes to Avoid

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It’s moving day!  You’re excited about your new adventure, but are you confident in your move? There are specific tasks you should complete if you want to have a smooth move. Before you pack your boxes, check out these helpful tips so you can avoid common moving mistakes. 1. Declutter Before Moving Day Moving day […]

20 Feb

Heading Abroad? Here’s What You Need To Know About Staying In Touch

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Your boxes are packed, the trucks are ready to be loaded — and you’re feeling apprehensive about moving out of the country for the first time. Those feelings are totally normal! While moving abroad can be a huge change for you and your family, one of the best ways to ease your nerves is by […]

06 Feb

There’s More To It Than Packing: Your Pre-Move Checklist

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When you’re getting ready to move, packing can feel overwhelming. Suddenly, your home goes from your favorite spot to kick back and relax to a sea of endless boxes and packing paper.  While packing and organizing is a key part of a successful move, there are quite a few other things that you need to consider […]

Mayflower Packing Tip: How to Pack a Flat Screen Television

28 Jun

Mayflower Packing Tip: How to Pack a Flat Screen Television

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You’ve invested hundreds or even thousands of dollars in your flat screen television. For smaller flat screens, follow these packing tips to ensure that your TV arrives safely. We recommend professional crating for larger televisions. When Possible, Use the Original Box The original box was designed to protect your TV. If you don’t have the original, […]

Moving Tips: Ways to Keep a Local Move on Budget

26 Jun

Moving Tips: Ways to Keep a Local Move on Budget

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Customers often ask for tips on how to keep costs down during a local move. The cost for local moves depends on the number of trucks and movers involved and the hours required for the move. As a result, two of the easiest ways to save money are to perform some of the work yourself […]

Herlihy Moving Tip: How to Get an Accurate Moving Quote

12 Jun

Herlihy Moving Tip: How to Get an Accurate Moving Quote

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Moving is complicated, and obtaining an accurate moving quote is the first step in a great moving experience. At Herlihy Mayflower, we do everything we can to accurately estimate the costs of moves so that there are no surprises. Please keep in mind that the information you share with movers is the key to estimating […]

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