10 Things Not to Forget When You Move Long Distance

Common Things Long Distance Movers and Packers Forget

10-tips-for-moving-long-distance

Our long distance packing and moving company knows that long distance moves are stressful for our clients. Even with the help of an outstanding long distance moving company there’s a lot of things that can go wrong, or stress you out once you get to the new home, if you fail to plan ahead. Check out 10 all-too-commonly-forgotten things about moving across country and beyond. (more…)

Leaving the City? Bay Area Movers’ Advise: Think Ahead to Find a Good Internet Service Provider

Remember to Schedule Internet Service Installation for Your New Home Ahead of Time

schedule-internet-service-install-before-moving-company

In today’s society, internet service is essential for most people, even if you don’t run a Bay Area start up or work virtually. If you’re planning to move out of the area, however, you may find that your options for excellent and fast ISPs are frustratingly limited. Before you call Palo Alto movers like ours, use these tips to find the best internet service provider in your new area. (more…)

Overseas Relocatoin Companies Suggest Considering These Tips Before You Move

Plan Well and You’ll Enjoy Your Exciting Overseas Relocation

International moving and storage company

Relocation challenges you in a variety of ways, even if you’re just moving down the street or across the Bay Area from San Mateo to Danville. International moves, however, present a highly specific and in some sense counter-intuitive suite of challenges that require careful planning. Before you start calling international relocation companies, don’t forget to plan. Taking note of these 4 tips can help you avoid frustration and problems as you make your move. (more…)

Top 4 Reasons to Move to the Bay Area

Why Bay Area Moving Companies are Busier than Ever

moving-across-the-golden-gate-bridge

Whether you’re an aggressive Menlo Park entrepreneur who wants to move your company up north to attract “non-industry” talent, or you’re a new parent who wants to raise your children in a vibrant, culturally diverse, gorgeous area of California, the Bay Area might be a great place to relocate. Consider the following four reasons to call Bay Area movers today to get started on your adventure. (more…)

When is the Best Time of Year to Hire Bay Area Movers?

Best Seasons for Residential or Office Relocation Services

girls-packing-and-moving-to-the-bay-area

Perhaps you’re researching residential moving companies in the Bay Area to game out an autumn move to Los Angeles because your wife just sold her first screenplay. Or maybe you’re exploring options for relocating your company to the Bay Area to attract a more diverse pool of talent. When should you schedule your move? This question is surprisingly tricky. (more…)

5 Tips for Relocating to a New City

These Tips Will Help You Adjust When Moving to a New City

moving-to-new-york-city

Perhaps you’re contemplating moving up to San Francisco because your Silicon Valley start-up has been expanding beyond your expectations. Or maybe you’re exploring a move out of town to be near your parents. In either case, you’re exhilarated by the prospect of starting over in a new city; at the same time, you’re likely anxious and confused about how to make the transition in a simple, cost effective way. Below are five tips to help you settle and adapt quickly. (more…)

Phoenix, Arizona & other Top Cities for Long Distance Residential Moves

Phoenix, Arizona and other Top Cities to Move to in the U.S.

residential-movers-Bay-Area-to-Arizona

As one of the Bay Area’s most respected moving and storage companies, Movers N Shakers works hard to understand exactly what motivates people to move and what they ultimately want and need to make such transitions successful, financially, logistically and emotionally. We also pay close attention to trends in our industry – where people are moving to and why – and the results of some of our latest research might surprise you. (more…)

Springtime Means Moving to the Bay Area and Beyond

Bay Area Moving and Storage Company Offers Tips to Help You Prepare

Fremont Moving Company Moved Its Client Into A Large HomeThe four months from May through August are considered the “peak moving season.” Oddly enough, the statistic is that nationwide, just over a third of moves happen during this one-third of the year. That being said, Spring has a lot going for it as a time to make the shift. It’s easier to house-hunt, pack, and lug when days are lengthening, but before temperatures soar. Moving companies may charge less before the heat hits. Long-distance moving, since it is especially taxing, is especially nice to get out of the way before summer. Families moving within their own school district may schedule moving day during their school’s spring break or the Memorial Day weekend, leaving the summer free. People who like to garden can get settled in time for a bit of spring planting in the new place. For renters, May is a shoulder season, with fewer units on the market and fewer prospective tenants looking to move. For homeowners, May is when home sales hit an annual spike; it’s a great time to buy.

(more…)