Whether its your first move or you’re a seasoned veteran, moving can be a difficult and time-consuming process. One of the most stressful parts of moving can be packing all of your things properly for the big day. From getting everything to fit to the danger of damaging your stuff, being packed like a pro is essential to a successful move. Check out our top 6 pitfalls to avoid in packing.
Top 10 Reasons Why People Move
Considering a move soon? In the US, the average person moves once every five years or about six times in a lifetime. Whether you are moving across town, or across the globe, here are ten of the most common reasons why people move and some tips on how to make your move a success and a positive step forward for you and your family.
5 Tips For a Short-term Move
Whether you are renovating your home or need a temporary space in a new location, short-term moves can be uncertain and stressful. No matter the length or reason of your short-term move, American Van Lines is here to be a resource to you for all of your moving needs!
Renting Storage Units: Everything you Should Know
Renting a Storage? Let’s take a look into everything you need to know about renting a storage unit, from size, access, safety, climate control, insurance and more
Moving with a baby
Have you ever moved with a newborn or infant? Well if you have, then you know it’s not a stroll in the park!! Moving in general is stressful on adults, so imagine how stressful it is for babies and parents of a baby.
Moving This Summer? Here Are 5 Things You Should Know
Whether you are moving nearby or planning a long distance move, it is important to keep in mind that summer is the season for most people to move. It is estimated that 80% of all moves happen between the end of April and September, so if you are planning on moving this summer, make sure to plan ahead.
Helping Seniors Move – Follow These 5 Tips
Moving is difficult no matter your age. However, for those age 60 and over, there are often even more challenges that exist. If you’re an elder person or you’re gearing up to help and older friend or family member with their move, this blog should help. Over the years, American Van Lines, has helped moved hundreds of seniors across the country. So, as you embark on this journey, rest assured that we are in your corner. Simply follow these 5 proven tips.
Keeping your Furr Babies Calm During a Move
When moving with a pet, you may discover that your pets carry a lot of stress which can result in strange behavior. Like children, animals feel very safe in the environment that they are used to. When that environment is taken from them, they get nervous and may need special attention from their caregiver. Here are our tips for moving with a pet!
Tips for Getting Settled into Your New Home
After moving into a new home, it usually takes a while for you to get settled into a point where it truly feels like your favorite place. Thankfully, we are here to make your next transition your easiest yet. Regardless of whether you’re moving into a new apartment a few miles away or you are relocating to the other side of the country, this advice will be helpful.
Moving with Kids
Preparing for a move is hard enough on your own. When you add kids to the equation, it gets remarkably more difficult. If your stress level is heightened as you begin to plot out your long distance move with your little ones in the picture, we fully understand your worries. Here’s our list of the top 5 tips for moving with kids.