Atlanta Moving Blog

Downsizing your House

Most of us will downsize to a smaller home at least once in our lives, and maybe more, for any number of reasons. Maybe you are moving from a place of your own to share the rent with a roommate. Perhaps you are newly single. Maybe your children have grown up and moved away, or […]

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AC White Supports The Local Alpharetta Community

A. C. White Relocations, a strong supporter of the Alpharetta community, was pleased to provide a 4-man crew to assist the Police Athletic League (PAL) as they packed and moved all of their equipment–including a boxing ring– to temporary quarters at Milton Center. PAL is moving to make room for construction on the Alpharetta City […]

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A.C. White Welcomes Todd Holland to the Special Commodity Division

Since their inception in 1926, A.C. White Relocations has made a name for itself in the transportation and relocation industry. As the oldest and original agents for United Van Lines since 1947, the mutual relationship has been very beneficial for the agency, the Van Lines and all customers. Now, some 87 years later, AC White, […]

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Tips for Moving with Pets

Once all the boxes are packed and the movers are scheduled, you have a moment of quiet to consider one of the most important things of the moving process: how are you going to move the pets? For most animals, moving is a stressful time. Their entire environment is turned upside down. All the furniture […]

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Treat Moving Like A Trip

Everything’s still packed from your move. You can’t find anything, your toothbrush eventually turns up in the box marked “rec room,” and you’re living out of boxes for weeks. It seems like that’s always the case after you move, but this doesn’t have to be how it goes! If you treat your move like you’re […]

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Two Weeks Before the Move

One to Two Weeks Before Moving Day Pet and Plants Decide what to do with house plants. We cannot safely move your plants because they may suffer from lack of water and light as well as probable temperature changes while in the van. Alternatives: Give them to friends or relatives. Donate them to a hospital or […]

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Moving Checklist Part 2

Two to Three Weeks Before Moving Day Working With the Mover: Notify your agent if you add or subtract items from your planned move or if there are any changes in dates. Be sure to supply your agent with destination address and phone numbers where you can be reached. Confirm any extra stops required to pick […]

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Moving Checklist Part 1

Working With the Mover Call your United agent to set a date for the agent to visually survey your home and prepare an estimate. If your company is paying for your move, refer to their moving policy to determine the services the mover will be authorized to perform. Do you want to do any of the […]

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MoveRescue

We thought this would be a great repost since moving season is now upon us! MoveRescue was formed in November 2003 to provide assistance to consumers who have fallen victim to disreputable moving companies. Beyond its knowledgeable staff and attorneys, MoveRescue manages a nationwide network of transportation attorneys who are committed to assisting victims of […]

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Dan McBride Wins with Secure Record Storage!

As a table sponsor at the GNFCC Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast on April 24, 2012, Secure Record Storage distributed storage box replicas filled with chocolate & entry slips into a $200 drawing for anyone who provided us with the name of their company’s Document Manager. The morning was extremely successful for us, but the real […]

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