Atlanta Moving Blog

How Early Is Too Early To Start Packing for Your Move?

If there was one piece of advice our professional movers want to emphasize, it is to never wait too long to ready yourself for moving day. You can be the most organized person around, but chances are something unexpected will come up that will throw you off course. It does not take much to escalate […]

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Ways To Be Green During Your Move

Are you facing a big move? There are many ways to make it environmentally sound, sustainable and healthier for the whole planet. Here are tips on making your move green and making you feel that much better!

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Moving Box Exchange, a New Moving Trend

No matter how near or far your new living place is, belongings have to be packed up. Packing materials, including boxes, plastic wrap, packing peanuts (polystyrene or biodegradable), old newspaper or brown paper, can push moving costs into the ‘unpleasant’ column. A moving box exchange is one way to bring those costs into the ‘reasonable’ […]

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Infographic: 10 Items You Need During a Move

Moving is no simple task, you have to pack your things, organize your home and acquire all of the items you need to transport your belongings. Who knew you needed so many items before you could move? Click on the image to see the 10 items you need the most in a move. If it […]

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Moving Expenses for Tax Deductions

If you moved because for a job in 2015 or moved your business last year, you can deduct moving expenses from your taxes, according to the IRS. Moving is a major life event, and as with just about any major life event, there are tax consequences. In this case, many of them can be in […]

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Best Practices for Packing Food

There are so many details to be considered when moving. One that often gets overlooked is food. There are items in your fridge, items in your pantry and all your frozen food products. Each one requires different handling.

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How To Involve Your Kids with Moving and Packing

Our local Atlanta movers know that moving and packing away all of your child’s belongings can be hard on him or her. It can also be a stressful time for you, and your children can feel it and will notice your feelings too. Helping them move and letting them help with the moving process will […]

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Buy Moving Supplies on a Budget

Aside from being one of life’s most stressful experiences, moving can also be very expensive. You need a few trucks, moving blankets, tape, labels and oh-so-many boxes. Boxes will be your greatest moving expense. The experts at A.C. White have some ways you can save on this essential moving cost.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Packing Heavy Items

When you move, you almost always have a few heavy, oddly-shaped items you must deal with. These items can throw a wrench into your smooth move, especially if you are planning a move without movers. For help with these large items, follow these 5 steps.

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What to Do With Your Food When Moving

When you’re moving, it can be very easy to forget that you have to also either move or get rid of your food in addition to all of your other things. Food is heavy and bulky, and it often needs special care like refrigeration to stay edible. It’s very difficult to move food, even over […]

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