How Much to Tip Movers: A Complete Guide

If you’re using a moving company for the first time, then you probably have a lot of questions. For example, while you’ve likely done your research and carefully selected your packing and moving company, you may not have considered the final costs of properly paying high-quality movers.

Before you part ways …

5 Tips for Hiring Movers and Packers

Thinking about hiring a professional moving company? Here are 5 tips to make hiring professional movers and packers easier and stress-free so you don’t have to worry about your items arriving to your new home or storage unit safely.

Moving to Los Angeles? 10 Things to Know [Updated]

Deciding whether or not to move to a new city is a big decision. We’ll be focusing on 10 of the most important factors when considering moving to Los Angeles, California including:

Transportation
Best LA beaches
Learning to love the city

Here are 10 things to consider before moving.

1) Neighborhood …

Yard Sales: How to Host, Pricing, and Tips [Checklist]

The warm spring and summer weather means it’s time for yard sales. In every neighborhood for the next six months, people will empty out their garages, closets, and storage units and spread out their old possessions across the yard or garage.

Yard sales are a great way to make a …

Moving to a New City – The Before, During, and After

Moving to a new city is one of the hardest but most fulfilling things that anyone ever does. Yet, it’s also common, almost part of American identity.

Alexis de Tocqueville, after visiting America, wrote:

“A man will settle in one place only to go off elsewhere shortly afterward with a new …

20 Places to Find Free Moving Boxes Near You

There are often many expenses associated with moving, including moving services or a self storage unit. Cardboard moving boxes shouldn’t be one of those. That’s why we’re here to help you find free moving boxes!

Wait, Moving boxes?! You should never have to pay for boxes again if you go …

How to Pack Dishes for a Move

When it comes to moving, packing can sometimes take longer than expected and in the case of needing to pack dishes and glassware, it’s important to take the extra time and steps needed to avoid the risk of breaking or damaging fragile dishes or glasses during the move. While …

Moving to St. George, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking about moving to St. George, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! St. George is the red rock city, has hundreds of bike trails and hiking trails, and is hot in the summer and not to bad in the winter. However, You don’t just move to a new city now—your …

Moving to Logan, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking about moving to Logan, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Logan is a lively city tucked away in Northern Utah with amazing outdoor recreation opportunities and one of the most popular universities in the state. However, you don’t just move to a new city now—your moving …

Moving with Kids: 15 tips to have a smooth move

You’ve found your dream house–the perfect place to raise your family. It’s a beautiful new build with a big yard, friendly neighbors, nice parks and great schools. You’ve finished all the headache of closing on the home and selling your current place; now all you have to do is …

Moving to Spanish Fork, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking about moving to Spanish Fork, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Spanish Fork is a big city with a small town feel, part of the Provo metropolitan area and right next to the scenic Spanish Fork Canyon. However, You don’t just move to a new city now—your moving …

Are Moving Expenses Tax Deductible?

The worst day of the year just might be tax day. Sometimes a worse day could be when you move homes. Sometimes one could affect the other. Hopefully, they affect each other in a positive way. Here are some common questions on how your moving expenses affect your taxes. …

Moving to Bountiful, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking of moving to Bountiful, UT? Don’t worry, we get it! When you move to a new place, you are almost always seeking greener pastures. Well, when you are moving to place whose name literally means, “large in quantity; abundant,” or, “giving generously,” it can’t get much …

Moving to Murray, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

Thinking about moving to Murray, Utah? This guide will help! Murray is in the middle of Salt Lake Valley. It’s only a five minute drive to nearby shopping malls and night life, offering easy access to SLC and the surrounding areas. If you’ve been thinking about calling Murray home, this guide will …

Moving to Ogden, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

With so many diverse cities and neighborhoods in Utah to choose from, it may seem impossible to decide just where you want to spend the rest of your life. However, Ogden is the perfect quiet mountain town that has a lot to offer if you’re looking for a city …

Moving to Sandy, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So your thinking about moving to Sandy, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Sandy is a smaller city, has easy access to the shopping malls and restaurants, and has a great view of the Rocky Mountains. However, You don’t just move to a new city now—your moving to a new neighborhood and this …

Moving to Draper, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking about moving to Draper, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Draper is a beautiful city, has easy access to the mountainside, and has a great view of the Salt Lake Valley. However, you don’t just move to a new city now—your moving to a new neighborhood and this …

Moving to Lehi, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So you’re thinking about moving to Lehi, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Lehi is an innovative hub, full of entrepreneurship and trendy startups, easy access to the rocky mountains, and has a huge shopping center in Traverse Mountain. However, Lehi has so much more to offer than these things. This …

Moving to Provo, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

So your thinking about moving to Provo, Utah? Don’t worry, we get it! Provo is a college town, breeds the startup culture, and has a great night life. However, You don’t just move to a new city now—your moving to a new neighborhood.

Have you ever moved to a …

Moving to South Jordan, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide [Updated]

So your thinking about moving to South Jordan, Utah? Fantastic! South Jordan is a great city tucked on the western side of Salt Lake Valley, has easy access to many shopping centers, affordable storage spaces, and has a great view of the Salt Lake Valley.

However, you don’t just move to a new …

Moving Hacks For The Hopelessly Disorganized

It’s hard to keep everything together while packing up your entire life and putting it all back together in a new location. With the big day looming in the distance, you may find yourself wondering if it’s even possible to achieve an organized, stress-free move. You’ve read all of …

Downsizing Benefits: Tips and Cost Calculator

It may not look like it, but spring is right around the corner, and it is time to start thinking about downsizing.

Did you know that in the 1960s the average homeowner lived in 1,600 square feet with a much larger family size? According to the United Census Bureau, the …

Moving to Orem, UT: A Neighbor Moving Guide

Updated for 2021

Thinking about moving to Orem, Utah? We don’t blame you! Orem is a clean and uber-livable city located right between Provo and Lindon. Orem residents also enjoy easy access to the Provo Canyon and unparalleled views of Utah Lake.

Whether you’re young, old, adventurous, or reserved, you should …

5 Moving Tips That Make Life Easier

Moving is a thrilling but busy time of life. Whether you’re relocating due to a job promotion, marriage, or just a change of scenery, moving your household goods can be overwhelming. Can moving tips make a difference? Definitely.
Factor in all you have to do: sorting items, packing them up, …