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The cost of moving to Hawaii - ways to save

By Derek
March 15th, 2013 - 3:16 PM

Moving to Hawaii on a budget

If you’ve just started thinking about moving to the Aloha State, the next thought that might cross your mind is how to move to Hawaii on a budget. It’s no secret that living in Hawaii can be expensive, so it’s important to make every penny count toward your move. I’ve come up with some great ways to save and help reduce your overall cost of moving to Hawaii – take a look below!

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How much does it cost to use a moving company?

March 14th, 2013 - 11:36 AM

What do moving companies cost?

Moving is stressful. I think we can all agree with that simple truth, right? And honestly, that’s why moving companies exist –to take your moving stresses away by doing some or all of the work for you. So, if you’ve decided to let a moving company make the moving process easier on you, then let’s answer your next question – “How much does it cost to use a moving company?”

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Murphy's Laws of Moving: How to Avoid Them

March 13th, 2013 - 2:52 PM

Things That Can Go Wrong When Moving
I’m sure you know about Murphy’s Law – “If anything can go wrong, it will.” Well, we have heard plenty of instances where old Murphy messed with moving day. Here are some common “Murphy’s Laws” of moving (and how to avoid them on moving day!).

Murphy’s Laws of Moving (and how to avoid them!)

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Canada Moving Requirements

March 13th, 2013 - 1:12 PM

 What are the requirements for moving to and living in Canada?

The vast expanse of Canada’s beautiful, diverse territory is enough reason for anyone to move to the Great White North. Keep reading to learn Canada moving requirements and how to move to Canada.

Note: Please visit the Canada Citizenship and Immigration Website to learn of any requirement changes.

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One Way Moving Truck Rental: Comparisons and Alternatives

March 13th, 2013 - 11:05 AM

If you are moving long-distance and looking for affordable moving options, you may think that a one-way moving truck rental is your only option. But is that the best option for you? There are so many options out there, how do you choose? Don’t fret! The moving experts at U-Pack have done the homework for you. Take a look at this one-way moving truck rental comparison, along with some alternatives for affordable moving. By the end of all this, we will figure out the perfect option for your move.

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How much does a moving service cost?

March 12th, 2013 - 12:50 PM

What is the cost of a moving service?
This is the number one most asked question when people find out they are moving long distance. Before you start to pack any boxes, it’s best to find out what your moving options are and how much they cost. So, grab a cup of coffee and let’s answer your question, “How much does a moving service cost?” square on!

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Choosing Long Distance Movers

March 11th, 2013 - 8:15 AM

Selecting the best long-distance movers for your move
Let’s face it: Completing a long distance move isn’t the easiest task. Whether it’s due to career changes, family reasons, or just personal preference, moving across the country is a big deal. It takes a lot of work to go through your belongings, pack everything up, and hit the road for what’s sure to be a lengthy drive. It can be even more frustrating to try to sort through all of the long-distance moving companies out there; how do you know which ones will work best for your situation? Let’s take a look at these tips for choosing long-distance movers.

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Housewarming Party Ideas

March 10th, 2013 - 12:14 PM

When moving to a new home, your friends and family will want to check out the new place. A great way to let everyone come look around and visit your new home is to have a housewarming party. While you can throw a housewarming party for someone else, it is also acceptable to throw a housewarming party for yourself. It is your house, so it’s perfectly fine to welcome others to come visit! Here are some housewarming party ideas for your get together.

Housewarming Party: Pick the Right Time and Date

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Moving Company Research

By Jeremy
March 9th, 2013 - 2:42 PM

The Examiner reported that “informed consumers make wise purchasing decisions.” As you prepare for your upcoming move, you want to make wise choices with how you spend your money. To avoid overpaying for your move, or worse, accidentally choosing a bad moving company, do your homework. Doing moving company research is the best thing to do before your move! Here are some tips for doing moving company research.

Moving Company Research – Read Reviews

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What is the best way to move to Alaska?

By Derek
March 8th, 2013 - 11:49 AM

It’s not every day that you plan on moving to Alaska, so finding the best way to get there is a must. U-Pack®, a “you pack, we drive” moving service is typically the best way to move to Alaska, so let’s take a deeper look at exactly why U-Pack is the ideal solution for moving “North to the Future.”

Get a free moving quote now to see your moving rate. Or, keep reading to see how U-Pack can make your Alaska move easy and affordable.

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How much do movers cost?

March 8th, 2013 - 11:42 AM

I need to know how much movers cost

Most movers will determine the cost of your move by several factors including how much you’re moving, when you plan on moving, and the distance between your old home and your new home. This means that your moving cost will be unique. So, the fastest way to determine how much do movers cost is to get moving quotes and start comparing your options. You can begin now with a free moving quote from U-Pack®, a “you pack, we drive” moving service with prices competitive with truck rental.

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How to Find Cheap Shipping Rates

March 6th, 2013 - 1:53 PM

Whether you’re shipping a large home or a small apartment, you’ll find that looking for cheap shipping rates can be a tough task. Because there are so many shipping options out there, it can be difficult to narrow down the cheapest shipping rate. Don’t worry; this blog post can help. Let’s take a look at how to find affordable shipping rates for your upcoming long distance move.

Steps to take to find cheap shipping rates