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Category: Moving Tips

Do Movers Pack For You?

Moving is stressful, and for many, packing is the most overwhelming part of the moving process. A 2020 NY Post survey revealed that 48% of people find packing the most taxing part of a move. We can understand why. Packing… Read More

How Much Does it Cost to Hire Movers in NYC?

Are you planning a local or long-distance NYC move? If the answer is yes, then you probably have lots of questions you need answered. From how to pack your valuables and safely disassemble your furniture, to how much your NYC… Read More

How Much to Tip Your NYC Movers

Like many service-based industries, tipping in the moving industry is common and your hardworking moving crew will appreciate the gesture. However, while tipping your waiter or Uber driver is second-nature, there is some ambiguity around how much and when to… Read More

How Much Do Local Movers Cost?

It is estimated that approximately 40 million Americans move each year, with the average American relocating 11.7 times in their lifetime. That’s a lot of moving! If you have an upcoming move, you likely have copious questions about the process.… Read More

The Top 5 Philadelphia Suburbs

Life in Philadelphia affords its residents a mix of both a metropolitan city feel, including public transportation and an exciting nightlife, while also maintaining the charm of a small town. For those looking to set up home a close distance… Read More

Moving to Boston FAQs

One of the oldest cities in the US, Boston is filled with beautiful brownstones, bustling bars, and more history woven into its fabric than you can imagine. There are several reasons why Boston may appeal to those looking to plant… Read More

The Best Places to Live in Charlotte, NC for Young Professionals

Charlotte is now one of the most popular urban areas for young professionals to relocate to. Affectionately referred to as the Queen City, it is home to a renowned BBQ scene, tons of culture, and a healthy jobs market, specifically… Read More

The Best Cities to Move to in 2022

Looking for a new place to plant your roots in 2022? The flexibility of working from home is giving many people the opportunity to relocate to their dream destination this year. For some that looks like moving from the cold… Read More

How to Move with Plants

Calling all plant parents! If you are anticipating a local or long-distance move and you are worried about what this will mean for your plants, fear not. The team at Gentle Giant have compiled a guide on how to move… Read More

What’s the Best Time of Year to Move to a New City?

For those looking for a fresh start in a different location, it’s completely normal to wonder when is the best time of year to move to a new city. There are times when choosing how soon to move are based… Read More