Moving most of your belongings, while time-consuming, is simple: you pack books in boxes, wrap glass in paper, and take furniture apart. Better yet, you hire a moving company to pack for you. However, some items can be challenging to move. Fish tanks, for example, take more forethought and research... Continue reading.
If you’re moving to the country from an urban or suburban area, you may be a bit nervous about meeting the new neighbors. Will they like you in your new town, or will you be mocked for your city ways? The best way to get neighbors on your side is... Continue reading.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Please join us in welcoming new Bekins agent, Pelligra Moving & Storage of Syracuse, N.Y. A family-owned and -operated company for more than 80 years, Pelligra was purchased by current owner Tom Fragola from his cousin in 2007. Tom has worked in the transportation industry most of... Continue reading.
FALCONER, N.Y. — Please join us in welcoming new Bekins agent, Wayfinder Moving Services, Inc. of Buffalo and Falconer, N.Y. Wayfinder Moving Services recently purchased Bekins agent Good & Fair Carting & Moving Co., Inc. in Buffalo, N.Y. Now, combined with their established Falconer office, they’re well-positioned to serve the entire... Continue reading.
Moving can be stressful for you, but at least you have some idea what to expect. Moving can be even more stressful on your dog, who doesn’t understand what is happening and why. As a result, your dog may become more nervous and may revert to bad habits from his... Continue reading.
While spring can provide plenty of sunny days that are perfect for moving, the unpredictability of spring weather can also mean running into inclement weather when you least expect it. While most spring storms consist of scattered showers that clear right up, spring could also interrupt your move with thunderstorms... Continue reading.
When you begin to list all of the items to transport during an upcoming move, your household belongings likely make the list first. However, in addition to your indoor furnishings, personal electronics, and decor, you must also consider more difficult items such as your yard equipment and vehicle. In a... Continue reading.
Even under the ideal circumstances, packing up your life and home can be overwhelming and very time consuming. Unfortunately, if you are trying to stage and sell your home, trying to make your house look attractive while it’s littered with boxes and packing peanuts can seem downright impossible. Luckily, you... Continue reading.
Upholding our long commitment to community service, nineteen employees from the Bekins corporate office spent Tuesday afternoon volunteering at Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana. The employees were participating in Bekins’ Community Care Time Off program, which sets aside paid hours for each employee to use toward volunteer work that makes... Continue reading.
When you live in a series of rented rooms, you begin to get used to a sort of institutional ambiance. But now you’re getting settled in a city apartment and making a new start. You want to turn your bleak, new home into a warm, comfortable getaway. You love the... Continue reading.