Moving Tips


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Living in St. Louis: Moving to the Gateway to the West

St. Louis is one of the most diverse cities in the United States, with a rich history stretching back more than a quarter of a century. Like many American cities, St. Louis passed through a period of urban decline towards the end of the twentieth century, with families leaving the city in search of fresh […]

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    Essential Tips on How to Move a Piano Safely

    There’s a reason piano owners start to sweat when they think about moving. Getting even the smallest piano out of your house and into a moving truck can be a whole afternoon’s worth of strenuous work — and that’s if you’ve already prepared for it. If you have questions about moving a piano–or if you’re […]

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    12 of The Best Cities for Young Professionals to Move To

    Some of the cities best-suited for young professionals might surprise you. To help you choose, we’ve brought together a list of some popular destinations that young professionals should consider. Here’s a list of some of the best places in the country to live if you’re in your 20s or your 30s: 1. Cambridge, MA Cambridge […]

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    Moving Checklist and Tips

    We’ve all been there, so we all know that moving can be an extremely stressful endeavor. Beyond packing up your home and carting heavy boxes and furniture back and forth, organizing your move and making sure you’ve done everything you need to can be a real headache. That’s why it’s helpful to have a moving […]

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    Safety Tips for Moving in the Winter

    If you’re planning to move to a new house or apartment this winter, it’s important to make sure you take the proper safety precautions while carrying boxes, furniture, and more. The last thing you want is for you or someone who’s helping you move to slip and fall on an icy or snowy surface. By […]

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    Winter Moving & Storage Tips

    If you’re planning to move this winter, there are some things to keep in mind before you relocate. At EZ Storage® in Pittsburgh, we can help you find an appropriate self-storage unit for anything you want to keep safe before, during, and after your move. We’re also here to provide some tips for a winter […]

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    Packing Tips for Moving

    If you’re looking for tips for packing and moving, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll walk through some packing hacks for moving that can take a challenging task and streamline it, so that you’ll be settled in your new home in no time. If you need a clear, step-by-step moving checklist, you can find […]

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    Your Guide to Simplifying the Moving Process

    Let’s face it.  Moving can be anything but enjoyable.  Spending endless amounts of time organizing, labeling and packing can be a truly daunting task that induces a lot of stress in people.  But the fact of the matter is, the moving process doesn’t have to become the horror you may think.  There are many strategies […]

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    Tips on Unpacking – What to Do When You Reach Your Destination

    It’s no secret that moving can be a stressful time, and any way to minimize that stress is definitely welcome. When you plan a big move most of the attention is focused on packing up your belongings, hiring a moving van, and getting everything and everyone safely to your new home. But what do you […]

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    Moving On a Budget? Tips for Saving Money When Moving

    If there’s one thing everyone can agree on, it’s that moving can be an ordeal. There’s no getting around it. Whether you’re moving across town or across the country, moving is time consuming and stressful, and more often than not it always costs more than you thought it would. However, there are ways to avoid […]

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    Build Local, Build Michigan

    As the U.S. housing market continues it’s recovery and millions of Americans find themselves searching for a new home, it’s likely few people realize the effect their potential purchase will have on the overall economy. Earlier this year, Coldwell Banker Realtors noted via Twitter that for every two houses sold, 1 job is created. For […]