An organized move will be much easier, and less stressful than a hurried, harried effort performed at the last minute. We want to offer you some tips on how to organize for a move to keep you stress free.
If you run a business, third-party logistics plays a key role in your operations. You may need to outsource some of all of your freight brokerage, supply chain management, storage and delivery needs, and transportation.
Packers are typically very experienced in packing household goods. They work quickly and efficiently, and they are expected to pack carefully while ensuring that each box is not over packed or under packed.
Use dishpacks to prepare your dishes, stemware, and glassware for moving. A dishpack, which is a box specifically made for packing dishware, is much hardier than they standard box, and you should use one for fragile items such as collectibles and dishes. Stack and wrap plates in bundles of 2 to 4, and bowls in […]
If you are an expert mover, you already know about all the classic mistakes to avoid, such as moving during rush hour, undervaluing your moving insurance, and failing to obtain a written estimate.
You may encounter any number of reasons to need a self storage unit. You may need to store personal items during a move or for a lengthy time period. Whatever the reason, you need to make sure that your household good remain secure and undamaged. Most likely, you have a wide array of self storage facilities from which to choose, but not all are quality facilities. We have put together a list of features you should research prior to signing a contract and storing your treasured items.
Perhaps you have a new job in another country, or maybe you are retiring to some exotic land that you have always dreamed of. In either situation, you will be taking your treasured collection of antiques and fine art with you. This can be an aggravating situation – you want your precious items to come […]
If you are a collector of fine art, moving that collection or individual items presents an extra set of concerns. Most likely, you will hire a professional moving and packing service provider for your treasured collection, but Global Van Lines has compiled a few tips to help you understand the process or even help you with a DIY project.