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5 Reasons To Have Grounds Landscaped Before You Move into a New Home

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  December 16, 2021

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The standard timeline for moving into a new home involves negotiating a sale, setting a closing date, and often hurriedly packing and relocating. Unfortunately, the prospect of enjoying your new home usually offsets the laundry list of things homeowners plan to change after getting settled. Upwards of 56 percent of home buyers already plan to renovate before moving into their new space, including 65 percent of those under 43 years old. Seventy-seven percent want to focus on their backyards in

Moving Out of State: Checklist for an Out-of-State Move

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  November 30, 2021

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Category: Moving Tips
Whether you’re relocating to another floor in your building, across the street, or town, moving can be complicated. But, relocating out-of-state presents even more challenges.  An interstate move simply requires more planning, more lead time, and (usually) more money. According to Home Advisor, the costs of moving to a new state range from $2,600 and $6,500.  Fortunately, planning ahead and working with a great long-distance moving company can help ease the transition. This out-of-state moving checklist will help, too. Read

Moving Solo: How to Make It Work

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  November 15, 2021

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Category: Moving Tips
Moving with help from a spouse or a housemate is difficult enough, but moving on your own is even more challenging. If you’re facing an upcoming move on your own, it’s essential to approach the project in an organized way. There are many things you can do to make moving on your own just a little bit easier. Here are some suggestions.   Get Serious About Decluttering The more stuff you own when you’re moving, the more complicated moving will be.

How to Choose a New Business Location

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  October 29, 2021

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Category: Moving Tips
Choosing a new business location is an important decision, and the right place can help you succeed. Companies consider several factors, including the type of operations, the costs, and local ordinances when choosing a site. Here are some tips on choosing the best new location for your company move. Types of Businesses Business locations are of five primary types, each of which has different requirements. The first is home-based businesses that need extra space. In this case, you may be

Keeping Track of Moving Parts: Your Moving Timeline

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  October 15, 2021

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Managing a move can be chaotic, from submitting your change of address forms to reserving a moving company, bringing home packing supplies, and setting up utilities. Keeping track of what to do and when to do it can feel overwhelming. While every move is different, one thing is for sure — the earlier you start planning the moving process, the better. Creating a timeline helps you stay on track throughout your move, so nothing slips through the cracks. This moving

You’re In Your New Home: Now What? Tips For The First Week

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  September 30, 2021

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You’re beginning to get settled into your new home — congratulations! A successful household move deserves to be celebrated. However, it can be tough to feel at home in your new space, and you may even feel a little bit homesick.  No matter how excited you were to get into your new home, leaving the old behind can be difficult. It’s normal for you to feel a little sad as you go through the transition of getting used to your

5 Things to Do Before You Pick a Storage Unit

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  September 16, 2021

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Oh, the perils of moving! You wind your way between the stacks of boxes and wish that you had a better way. Many people rent storage space to help them get the boxes out as they pack. And if you’re planning to get an early start, it might be a good choice for you. Other families find themselves in a position where their home sells before their new home is ready. They need to vacate their house and need a

5 Quick Tips for Setting Up a Small Business In a New State

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  August 29, 2021

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Setting up a small business in a new state can be challenging. However, if you approach the problem in an organized way, you’re more likely to succeed. Some of the most important things for you to do when setting up a business in a new state are registering your business, getting a business license, and finding new customers. These tips can help.  1. Register Your Business Most states require businesses to be registered, often through their Secretary of State. Find

How to Sort and Pack a Messy Room When Moving

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  August 15, 2021

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Packing for a household move is a lot easier in a tidy room. But what if it’s a giant mess? How do you tackle the piles and stacks? Whether it’s a kid’s room, your basement, or even the house of a loved one, getting the mess under control is key. Here are a few things you can do. Make a Plan To make any progress, you’re going to need a plan. There are many ways to organize a messy room,

5 Tips You Can Use to Disassemble Items for Moving

Posted by Sandhills Moving & Storage on  July 29, 2021

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One thing they may never warn you about when moving is disassembly. You need to take many large items apart before you can pack them. Otherwise, they take up too much space and could break. Disassembling doesn’t have to be too challenging. Just follow these five tips, and you’ll be able to keep it simple. 1. Create a Disassembly Space When your home is full of boxes and loose items, it’s hard to find room to deal with furniture. But