Lading, binding, flight charges, PBO, consignor, what? If you’re working with a mover, you may be caught off guard a little by their seemingly strange moving-speak. Here’s a look at the most common moving lingo, deciphered, along with descriptions so you have a firm understanding of what we’re talking about, right from the start. However, in the meantime, here are terms you are most likely going to hear, and what they mean.
Are you moving soon? We know how stressful moving can be, and how so often once it has been completed, people find a whole host of things they wish they’d done better or more accurately. With that in mind, we would like to share a few of the tips we’ve picked up along the way, over the decades, that can really be useful if you’re aiming to minimize your mistakes as you move. So here are things you need to cover, and in doing so, you should save yourself some time and effort and frustration in the long run!
o you think real estate agents are only necessary when purchasing a home? Think again. They are experts in the area of everything to do with homes, and for renters, having a great agent on your side can help you score the very best rental out there. Here’s why you should work with a real estate agent if you are searching for the best options available to you.
Labor Day Weekend is fully upon us, and we want to wish you all the best from all of us here at American Van Lines!
In the moving industry, Labor Day Weekend usually means the hustle of Labor Day Weekend moves. It is a really busy weekend because so many people want to get these moves done and over with, and a three day weekend is the perfect time to do so effectively.
The 2016 Summer Olympics are happening right now, and we just have to say how crazy inspired these games get us. Once every four years, the world gets together to compete on a level of epic proportions. It’s an amazing, non-stop, 2-week extravaganza that showcases the talent, hard work, and exceptional discipline it takes to get to this level; these athletes are amazing!
4th of July is almost here and we are gearing up for a fabulously long weekend of fun and partying! We hope you are getting ready to celebrate with your family, friends, and those you love as well. As an all-American company, with a serious love for this great nation, the 4th of July is really one of our favorites; who ever gets sick of fireworks, pool parties, and BBQ?
If you are going to be moving and have a piano, don’t even think about doing it on your own. Leave this one to the pros, and your outcome will be much more satisfactory. Don’t know who to trust? Let American Van Lines handle it; our piano specialists are fully versed in handling the delicate care required to move them, and we can ensure your investment is protected every step of the way.
It’s officially summer and it is the season of moving! Here’s a look at the top reasons people tend to plan their moves around the seasons, and particularly choose the warmest time of the year to switch nests. While moving during the summer can present some complications, moving is never without some glitches, so here are our best tips for surviving a summer move, because things are going to get hectic!
Military moves can be drastic, especially if you have children involved. Military children already face upheavals and emotional burdens so many others have no of idea of, and the task of moving their lives can add to the burden, especially if it occurs often. If this is the situation your family is in, when it comes to moves, allow none other than American Van Lines to assist you in relocating.
Ever wondered about the best ways on how to move across the country? Perhaps you’ve been offered another job in another state, or maybe you just about had it with the current weather situation in your state and even though you practically grew up in your neighborhood, your love hate relationship with your home finally met its match.