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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