Autumn will soon be upon us, and with that will come the second-most popular time of the year to relocate. Whether you’re college bound, making room for baby, or downsizing after the last one has flown the nest, packing and moving can be one of the more daunting and stressful […]
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Win a month of container storage to help with your move or Spring cleaning plus a $50 gift card to Home Depot.
Last year we teamed up with United Mayflower to help them spread the word about their container storage service. We’re doing another Giveaway this year offering a free month of container storage as well as a $50 Gift Card to Home Depot. You no longer have to rent a moving […]
We are the proud owners of a new Whirlpool Duet washer and dryer from Lowe’s. We had them delivered and stacked, but the problem is, once stacked they become even heavier and more difficult to move. Fortunately the delivery guys offered us a quick tip and had us spray Windex […]
Did you just (finally) invest in a dishwasher? Or has your family upgraded to a fancy new model? Good for you – this is one appliance that is vital to the efficiency of a modern home. Who wants to scrub dirty dishes for hours anymore? Now it’s time to try […]
Moving sucks. Moving big appliances sucks even more. Beyond the pure physical exertion, moving heavy awkward objects can be dangerous if not done correctly. You can damage yourself as well as the object being moved if you don’t do it carefully. We were given a demonstration of the Shoulder Dolly […]
We thought our move from NYC to LA was harsh. It took two full-vans to pack contents of a 1-bedroom apartment and 3000 sqft design studio. But everything went smoothly and two weeks later we had all of our stuff sans a broken lamp. Tonight on DIY Network 11:30pm/10:30c the […]
RentaGreenBox.com claims to be “The First, Zero-Waste Pack and Move Solution in America!” What does this really mean? 20 percent of the American population packs and moves each year- generating massive quantities of waste, that ultimately ends up in a landfill. It’s a huge problem and we haven’t had a […]
The history of the South is weaved among the plantations across the region. Many of these plantations have survived into modern times and have been lovingly restored to their original form. As progress and city expansion takes root it often times infringes on these plantations and for some it’s a […]
We’ve finally relocated to Los Angeles and we’re ready to roll! We’ve added a few new contributors who will be introduced shortly and should be back on a regular posting schedule starting this week. Thanks for your patience.
Today is moving day and we’ll be taking the next two weeks to drive cross-country. We wish we only had has much stuff as the photo above but alas it’s amazing what you can fit into a one-bedroom apartment. I think we need to check in with Uncluterrer more often. […]
Moving from a home that you’ve lived in for years is at once one of the most exciting and stressful times of your life. In the rush to pack everything and not forget all the knick-knacks, make sure you prepare a separate pile that you will move yourself and won’t […]
We’ve all seen random couches, chairs, or tables along the side of the road but a house?
When painting a room, replacing flooring, or cleaning out a garage, there isn’t always extra space in your home to store the furniture, appliances, or tools that usually occupy that space. Plus, bringing garage storage bins inside can be messy and storing furniture appliances outside is asking for trouble. PODS […]
We love lists, especially when it comes to real estate and breaking down the towns and cities we dream of moving to or away from. The Money Magazine Best Places to Live issue is always our favorite and this year Colorado has a stranglehold on the top two spots with […]
In keeping with the first-day-of-summer theme, we know that many of you are planning to move so here are some tips to make your summer move as bearable as it can be. Please don’t forget to drink lots of water as you can dehydrate before you realize it.