How To Make Your Move Hassle Free

July 09, 2024
Moving is never easy. That's just a fact. Get this - we're always running advertisements in Google and other search engines so that people who are moving in northern Virginia can easily find us. The most popular ad - by far - tells people, "Get a Hassle Free Move." But after over 80 years and four generations of movers in the Craig family, we don't need statistics to tell us that having a hassle free move is what people want - we know it because we live it every day! So what should you do if y

Full-Packing Service vs. Packing Yourself When Moving

February 29, 2024
Moving to a new home can be an exciting but daunting task. Amidst the whirlwind of emotions and logistics, one of the crucial decisions you'll face is whether to opt for a full-packing service or to tackle the packing process yourself. Both options come with their own set of advantages and considerations, making it essential to weigh your priorities and circumstances before making a decision. In this blog post, we'll explore the pros and cons of each approach to help you determine which is the


January 18, 2024
Our team enjoyed researching these topics and writing about them for our readers.  We hope you found them educational, insightful and informative. If you have any topics you’d like us to write about in 2024 let us know.  Happy New Year and we look forward to seeing you soon! FAQs When Interviewing Local Moving Companies Moving to a new home can be an exciting but stressful experience. Whether you’re relocating within the same city or to a different neighborhood, hiring a rep

Long Distance & Local Movers – Northern VA

November 15, 2023
Affordable and Dependable - A great combination! We are the dependable, professional, full-service Long Distance & Local Movers - Northern VA! We offer residential and commercial customers in Northern VA, (and neighboring areas), custom moving services as well as superlative packing and storage options. Don't settle for other low cost movers who aren't insured and don't have the experience of 4 generations you can count on. For local or long distance moving, you can come to us and be

FAQs When Interviewing Local Moving Companies

October 11, 2023
Frequently Asked Questions to Ask Northern Virginia Movers Moving to a new home can be an exciting but stressful experience. Whether you're relocating within the same city or to a different neighborhood, hiring a reputable local moving company can make the process much smoother. However, choosing the right moving company can be a daunting task. To help you make an informed decision, we've compiled a list of frequently asked questions when interviewing local moving companies. 1. What Servi

Understanding the Difference Between Insurance and Valuation Coverage

September 06, 2023
Insurance and valuation coverage are terms often used in the context of protecting assets and investments. While they may seem similar at first glance, they serve distinct purposes and provide different levels of financial security. In this blog post, we'll explore the key differences between insurance and valuation coverage to help you make informed decisions when safeguarding your valuable assets. Insurance Coverage Insurance coverage is a contractual agreement between an individual

9 Ultimate Packing Hacks for a Stress-Free Move

July 19, 2023
Moving to a new home can be an exciting chapter in your life, but the process of packing can often be overwhelming and time-consuming.From organizing belongings to transporting fragile items, the to-do list seems never-ending. However, with the right packing hacks and strategies, you can turn this daunting task into a breeze. In this blog, we'll explore the ultimate packing hacks to help you prepare for a stress-free move.  1. Declutter Before You Begin The first and most crucial ste

Moving with Kids: Strategies for Helping Children Adjust to a New Home 

June 01, 2023
Moving to a new home can be an exciting yet challenging experience for children. The disruption of routines, leaving behind familiar surroundings, and adjusting to a new environment can often cause stress and anxiety. As parents, it's important to provide support and implement strategies to help children navigate this transition smoothly. In this blog post, we will go over strategies for helping children adjust to a new home and make the overall moving process smoother.  Communicate wit

20 Reasons to Move to a Different Rental

April 25, 2023
While the rental market is skyrocketing and homes are being occupied extremely quickly, there are plenty of renters who are thinking about moving. According to HomeData, it is estimated at approximately 33% of all renters choose to move to a new location each year. If you're a renter, you may be wondering what reasons might cause you to move to a new rental. Here are some reasons renters hire a residential moving service and leave their current rental residence. 1. Significantly Increased Re

The Mental Health Benefits of Moving

January 30, 2023
Do you feel like the place that you live in is not the one that is close to your heart? One in five Americans would agree with you. That percentage increases to 38% for people who have lived in two or more communities. Still, moving could be a good thing for you and your overall well-being, including your mental state. Why is that? Part of it could be that core memory was formed in a certain place. That being said, there are times when just moving to a new home can be a great thing for your