The Craig Moving Blog

Moving Tips, Advice, and More

Why Do So Many People Move During the Summer?

July 26th, 2019

Have you ever noticed the sudden rise in moving trucks plugging up your favorite streets each summer? It’s not just you: summer is among the most popular seasons to move for several reasons least of all the high numbers of college students moving back into their off-campus apartments. But for the average professional, does summer […]

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Moving and Mental Health: How to Manage Your Stress

June 28th, 2019

It’s no secret that moving is stressful, but many don’t know the side effects this stress can have on your mental health. While moving to a new area can do wonders for your emotional and mental well-being, the process of packing can still take a toll on someone struggling with a mental illness. Between the […]

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Top Tips to Move with Pets

May 30th, 2019

Moving can be hard work, but it’s even more difficult when you’re toting along your furry friends. It’s not uncommon for animals to feel immense stress when they go through major life changes, whether they have paws or claws. When you’re moving to a new town, city, or state, try relying on these top tips […]

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Top 7 Tips to Stay Safe During Your Move

March 29th, 2019

Did you know that the average person will move 12 times throughout their lifetime? Even if you think you’re a moving connoisseur, accidents and other safety issues could occur at any point during your move. After all, moving help can never hurt when you want to ensure the safety of your goods and family.   […]

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Protect Yourself Against Fraudulent Movers

March 21st, 2019

From https://rismedia.com: Recently, a highly organized nationwide scheme was revealed among unscrupulous moving companies exploiting unsuspecting clients. The Better Business Bureau was out in front of the issue, warning consumers about a mounting list of complaints against Connecticut based Flagship Van Lines. The case also appears to involve several other moving companies, according to federal […]

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Transitioning From Renting To Owning Can Be Tough, Here’s How To Manage The Move

March 4th, 2019

Knowing the average person moves 12 times in their lifetime might make you feel like moving isn’t such a big deal. Some people become so good at moving that they enjoy the process. This doesn’t negate the fact that moving can be a rather laborious process. Moving from renting an apartment to owning your first […]

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Essential Dos And Don’ts Of Moving Into Your First Apartment

January 25th, 2019

Moving into your first apartment is as major a milestone as any, but it can come with a significant amount of stress. If you’re feeling this stress, take a deep breath and remember that you’re just one person among the 43 million Americans who move every year. You’ll successfully get through your move just as […]

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4 Great Moving Tips to Help You This Winter

January 7th, 2019

If you’re sick of your current living situation and want to make the most of 2019, why not pack up all your things and move to a new place? More than 63% of adults have moved to a new community at least once in their life. Living in a new home or apartment can offer […]

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Working With Moving Professionals Can Help You Avoid These 3 Mistakes

December 4th, 2018

Every year, about 43 million Americans move. Moving is an exciting time but it’s also quite overwhelming if you aren’t careful. Have you packed? Have you labeled everything? Have you changed your address? Have you done the countless other important things that you need to do in order to ensure a successful move? Probably not. […]

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5 of the Most Popular Reasons Why People Move

October 25th, 2018

People move all the time. They move out of their parent’s house, into college dorm rooms, into their own homes, to other states, and all over the world. Everyone has their own personal reasoning for moving to one place or another — but there certainly are some options that are more popular than others. Here […]

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