Category: Pack Like the Pros

5 Tips from an Expert on How to Organize a Stress-Free Move

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by Sara Buckwalter from Organizing Boston about ways to organize your home and belongings prior to your move to minimize stress and optimize success.  Moving is rated as one of the most stressful… Read More

5 Tips for a Less Expensive and More Efficient Move

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by Sam Radbil from Abodo about ways to make your upcoming move less expensive and more efficient.   Heavy boxes. Days of packing. Lugging furniture up and down the stairs. Long drives and late… Read More

When is the Best Time to Move?

When preparing for an upcoming move, sticking to a budget may help to relieve stress and make the process feel less intimidating. Choosing a date and time with less popularity might not make the move as convenient, but it can… Read More

Your Ultimate Office Move Timeline

As a business professional, you want to make sure your office move is as seamless and productive as possible. With the proper preparation and planning, your office move can be executed with ease. Here is a handy checklist to keep… Read More

5 Tips for Moving in the Rain

We know the upcoming April showers bring May flowers, but we would be more than happy to do without rain on moving day! Since the weather can be a bit unpredictable, especially in New England, it helps to feel prepared… Read More

5 Tips for a Smooth Winter Move

In an ideal world, your moving day would fall on a perfectly sunny day, with no ice or snow to distract you from transporting all your precious belongings into your new home. Unfortunately, the weather can be unpredictable, and you… Read More

Gentle Giant to Host “Green Moving Month” in November

This November, Gentle Giant will be hosting a Green Moving Month to reduce environmental impact and save our customers money. Throughout the month, we will only be using and selling used moving boxes. Customers who would like to opt out… Read More

How to Downsize When Moving Into a New Home

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by John Dawson of North American Van Lines about how to downsize when moving into a new home.   Do you have an abundance of old things cluttering up the closets and storage in your home?… Read More

Your Ultimate Summer Packing Playlist

You’ve set the date, you know your location, and you’ve secured your moving company. Congratulations! Now, it’s time to start figuring out your packing strategy. Looking around your home and seeing the volume of items you need to pack can… Read More

7 Tips for Office Moving

Gentle Giant is a full-service moving company, which means we service moves of all types, not just residential moves. We are more than happy to help with commercial moving, since we can make the transition easier for both you and… Read More