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Why Hire a Box Recycling & Pick Up Service?

Box recycling and disposal services help homeowners get rid of spare boxes in an environmentally-friendly way. Some areas have no state program in place, requiring homeowners to hire private companies. Contacting a recycling service can eliminate a difficult step for homeowners when it comes to box disposal. On This Page: Types of Boxes That Can…

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How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Motorcycle?

The average cost to ship a motorcycle within the continental United States is around $500. The highest average price is $600, and the lowest average price is $400. The per mile average is $0.50 per mile for trips of around 1,000 miles. Knowing the price to have your motorcycle transported can help you budget for…

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How to Help Your Child with Autism Cope During and After a Move

There’s a reason moving is considered one of the top five most stressful situations in life, right up there with divorce, job loss, major illness, and the death of a loved one. It’s no secret why. In addition to being a major hassle, it disrupts your life in ways that push even the most organized,…

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7 Great Packing Tips to Ensure a Smooth Move

There are numerous time-consuming tasks to complete in preparation for moving your family and belongings from one home to another. Packing your home is no exception. Doing it yourself can be an intimidating task, but there are professional packers that you can hire to help. They can effectively and quickly sort and pack your belongings…

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6 Effective Packing Supplies That Professionals Use When Moving

Moving into a new home can be hectic and tiresome. Professional packers and movers do a very effective job of safely and promptly packing and moving your belongings so you can focus on the many other tasks in involved in moving to a new location. Packers use quality packing materials to ensure the safety of…

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5 Moving Mistakes to Avoid to Keep You & Your Belongings Safe

Doing household tasks on your own is a wonderful thing, especially if you are looking to save some money. But you need to be aware of your limitations when you decide to take things into your own hands. If you want to rearrange furniture in your house or move furniture up or down the stairs,…

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When and Why You Need Experts to Lift and Move Heavy Items at Home

It is well known that moving services are offered by a wide range of companies to assist homeowners when moving between homes. Another offering by some of these companies, and many individuals, is internal moving, or the service of lifting and moving heavy items within your house. The physically demanding nature of the job means…

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6 Moving Costs You Need to Know

Photo by CC Associate Movers Moving isn’t cheap. It costs about $80 to $100 per hour to hire local professional movers and as much as a $10,000 flat rate for a long distance professional move. DIY moves can cost between $50 and $3,000, depending on distance, length of time and other factors. Additional charges like…

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Moving Countdown: 2 Weeks Before

2 Weeks Before Move-Out Day: Make Final Packing Decisions Only 2 weeks left. The final packing decisions need to be made. 1. Empty rooms for stacking boxes If you’ve not yet designated a large room in which to stack boxes and the items you have ready to move, this is the time. An empty room…

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