5 Last-Minute Halloween Costumes Made With Moving Boxes

Moving takes its toll on your life, from the general chaos it causes in your home, to filling up your space with boxes, to forcing you to eat pizza for a week because your kitchen utensils are packed away. Moving during the fall season can also detract time from creative endeavors, like making fun Halloween … Read more5 Last-Minute Halloween Costumes Made With Moving Boxes

Don’t get scammed: 5 things to check before you hire the cheapest mover

Yesterday, this article came across my desk: A “fake” mover stole $60,000 of someone’s belongings. Unfortunately, we see stories like these all the time. A consumer books a move with the company (or person) that offered them the lowest price, only to be completely swindled; their possessions held hostage or stolen. Even our colleagues here at … Read moreDon’t get scammed: 5 things to check before you hire the cheapest mover

Moving Industry Trends: 2014 in Review and 2015 Forecast

As the housing market continues to recover, MovingCompanyReviews.com anticipates that competition within the moving industry will intensify, due to an increasing number of home sales. According to the National Association of Realtors, home sales are expected to be higher in 2015 and this growth in home sales  will benefit both buyers and sellers, as improvements … Read moreMoving Industry Trends: 2014 in Review and 2015 Forecast

5 Costs to Consider When Budgeting For Your Move

Are you making a big move in 2015? Before you start packing, take time to crunch some numbers and set a realistic moving budget. We’ve listed five unexpected moving costs below. Avoid sticker shock by considering these costs when calculating your budget. Packing supplies Packing supplies can be a huge surprise expense if you don’t … Read more5 Costs to Consider When Budgeting For Your Move

Top Qualities to Look for in Online Mover Reviews

If you’re looking to add a pleasant move experience to the top of your gratitude list, it’s important to do your own online research before booking a mover. To make it easier to identify the most insightful online reviews, MovingCompanyReviews.com (MCR) data revealed the qualities of a top rated mover review (according to five star reviews for the … Read moreTop Qualities to Look for in Online Mover Reviews

Top Places To Donate Used Items Before You Move

Whether you’re trading in your city condo for the suburban life, or you’re an empty nester ready to downsize, many moves require getting rid of your current furniture and belongings. Instead of leaving your spare couch curbside, consider giving your gently-used items to charity organizations. Give back during your move by donating to one of … Read moreTop Places To Donate Used Items Before You Move

The 5 Apps You Need to Explore Your New City

Big cities have a lot to offer — great food, entertainment and history. According to MovingCompanyReviews.com data, the top five cities with the most mover searches* are Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Dallas and Pittsburgh. If you’re moving to one of these thriving metropolitan areas, download the apps below to discover what makes your new city unique. 1.) Field Trip (iOS/Android, Free): Powered by … Read moreThe 5 Apps You Need to Explore Your New City

Insider Tips and Tricks for a Stress-Free Move

Moving can be a tough process, no matter if you’re moving out for the first time or settling into your “forever” home. We’ve compiled our top insider tips and tricks to create a stress-free move experience. Read more below!  READ HERE: Top Ten Moving Day Tips READ HERE: Ten Stress-Busting Tips for Moving With Kids … Read moreInsider Tips and Tricks for a Stress-Free Move