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Four Ways to Streamline Your Long Distance Move

Four Ways to Streamline Your Long Distance Move

The task of moving a long distance involves many smaller steps that must be completed before you can even hit the road. From packing up the household to cleaning up an empty apartment, there are many little responsibilities that add extra stress and may leave you tempted to cut corners with your mov...

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Tips for Moving with a Dog

Tips for Moving with a Dog

The prospect of picking up and starting over in a brand-new place can feel quite refreshing for many people, especially those of us who feel energized and inspired with change. For those of us that aren’t quite as adaptable or welcoming of change in our lives, moving can be somewhat harder to manage...

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How to Avoid Moving Scams

How to Avoid Moving Scams

From coordinating logistics to packing all your belongings, moving can feel a bit overwhelming. The relocation process can be made so much simpler, and less stressful, by choosing reputable and reliable professional local or long-distance movers, but it can be time-consuming to locate a trusted comp...

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Five Creative Ways to Upcycle Moving Boxes

Five Creative Ways to Upcycle Moving Boxes

Moving boxes, especially high-quality, sturdy ones, can seem nearly impossible to throw away after you’re finished using them. After all, it would be a shame to throw out something that could be used again for another purpose; not to mention, throwing away cardboard is terrible for the environment....

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Should You Own or Rent Your Home in Retirement?

Should You Own or Rent Your Home in Retirement?

For many Americans, downsizing to a smaller home after retirement just makes sense. After all, trading down to a more modest home will save you plenty of money and increase your cash flow, and you’re likely to spend much less time cleaning and maintaining your property than before. One of the most c...

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How to Properly Pack Shoes and Boots for Your Move

How to Properly Pack Shoes and Boots for Your MoveIf you’re preparing for an upcoming Southern California move, there’s no doubt that you’re going to be spending a good deal of time packing. Everything in your home must be packed securely before the local movers arrive on the big day—from linens, ki...

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How to Pack Fragile Glassware

How to Pack Fragile Glassware Doing most of the packing for your move is a great way to save money and keep costs down. However, you'll still want to take extra care when packing fragile glassware. Otherwise, the glasses can break in the box during transit no matter how gently the local movers tre...

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March Moving Tips

March Moving Tips

Merit Moving Systems - Helpful Topics & Information Merit Moving SystemsSouthern California Local &Long Distance Movers(877) 233-4248www.meritmovingsystems.comThe Moving Expenses Tax DeductionDepending on the details of your move and the reason's why, you might be able to deduct your moving...

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How to Pack Your Dining Room

Simple Tips for Packing Your Dining Room Safely Moving can be stressful, especially when you don’t know how to pack fragile or awkwardly-shaped items. The dining room can be one the most difficult rooms to pack; from delicate dishes to appliances and large pieces of furniture, you have a variety of...

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What Packing Supplies Do I Need For My Move?

Moving can be difficult and expensive, and if you’re like many, you might be tempted to cut some corners in order to make things simpler and more affordable. For example, some people might suggest asking for used boxes from grocery and department stores. Though there is virtually no up-front cost, y...

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