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How to Pack and Prepare Musical Instruments for the Move

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  December 30, 2020

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Category: Moving Tips
Musical instruments are complex and fragile. However, they can be moved safely to your new home if you pack and prepare them properly. String Instruments When packing violins, cellos, and similar instruments, first loosen the strings. This will prevent damage from the extra tension experienced during the move. Do not loosen them so much that the bridge falls. If you have a hard case, put the instrument inside but fill any extra space with crumpled paper or cloths to prevent

How To Hire A Moving Company That Fits Your Needs

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  December 16, 2020

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Category: Moving Tips
Hiring a terrific moving company may rank only second to picking out your dream home. If you stop and think about it, the people you hire will be in charge of handling personal belonging, fragile items, and precious family heirlooms.  When packing and transporting irreplaceable things, there are no second chances. That’s why it’s essential to conduct thorough due diligence and ensure you are working with a careful crew you can trust.  Here are five ways to vet professional moving

How to Pack Seasonal Décor Before You Move

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  November 30, 2020

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When you pack away seasonal decorations, it’s tempting to throw everything in. But if you know you’re making a household move within a year, you need to take care. No one wants to pack twice. And you definitely don’t want everything to arrive in shards. If you have a head start on the move, now’s the time to take advantage. Use these tips to keep your décor compact and secure for your move. Test Your Decorations The best time to

Moving? 7 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  November 16, 2020

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More than 35.5 million Americans move each year, which can leave a huge carbon footprint across the nation. If you plan to move and are eco-friendly, our moving professionals offer these tips for a greener transition to your new home. 1. Donate Unneeded Household Items There’s an added benefit to packing early: you can eliminate things you don’t want or use anymore. This not only lessens your packing time, but it creates a lighter load that will use less fuel
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How to Prepare for a Move With Cats

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  October 30, 2020

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By nature, cats are averse to change. Even the smallest changes can set them spiraling into unusual behaviors or even physical illness. Before making a significant change like a household move, it’s important to be proactive to make the process as safe, painless, and stress-free as possible for your furball.  Pet parents who take the following steps find it helps make moving go much more smoothly for their four-legged friends. Identify your cat Cats are territorial by nature and may

Randleman, NC Movers

Posted by Gregg Stewart on  October 28, 2020

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Affordable Randleman, NC Movers Since 1964 Sandhills Moving has been the #1 Randleman moving company since 1964. With fast, affordable, safe moving for local, long-distance, and commercial customers in Cumberland County, there are no movers more qualified or experienced for your relocation. Free quotes. Vetted movers. Full value protection. Contact us now for your FREE quote and virtual walkthrough! Hey! Sandhills Moving team here. We wanted to tell you that we’re here to make your move as smooth and efficient
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Steps in a Local vs. Long-Distance Move

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  October 16, 2020

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Moving is complicated. There are many details involved in any relocation, whether you are moving locally or further. One thing is for sure; a successful move starts with a solid plan. Preparation for your move depends on whether you are moving locally or long distance. The moving industry considers interstate moves to be long-distance moves. Long-distance moves also involve distances of more than 400 miles. In some cases, interstate moves of more than 100 miles are considered long-distance, especially if
We’d all love to throw open our linen closet doors when we need an item to find neatly stacked and organized shelves. Perhaps not unlike what you’d see in an MLS listing or a home design magazine. The reality is though, for most people, linen closets are packed with blankets, sheets, towels, and miscellaneous items. Yet, most people only use 20% of what they own, 80% of the time. If this sounds familiar, it might be time to declutter and

3 Ways to Downsize Efficiently and Move On

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  September 16, 2020

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Having a large home can be overwhelming if you are living in it alone. Downsizing can make taking care of your home more manageable and less stressful.  It’s amazing how much stuff a person can accumulate over a few years’ time. When you start to downsize, there are several things you can do to make sure your move goes smoothly and that you don’t have any misunderstandings between family members. Here are some ways to help you with your downsizing
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Moving in a Hurry? Tips to Pack Up and Move at Max Speed

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  August 31, 2020

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Perhaps you have landed your ideal new position with all the perks, but the job is across the country, and you start right away. Or maybe you have had another unexpected event that requires you to move quickly.  Whatever the reason for your fast move, you will no doubt have your challenges. You’re going to have to rush, though! Read on for some tips on moving in a hurry. Contact Potential Movers First, get in touch with expert moving companies.