Archive for October 2012

How to Move a Vampire

How to Move a VampireIt’s that time of year again and vampires are on the move. Since we are seeing a lot of moving activity between Hollywood, Louisiana and Washington, we think it’s about time we addressed how to move this particular group of…undead. Just like humans, vampires have special needs that most moving companies should be able to address with proper planning, coordination and a little bit of patience.  Here are our tips on how to move a vampire:

How to Prepare for an Open House

How to Prepare for An Open HouseMany people believe that they must hold an open house in order the sell their home. But the reality is, not all homes are best suited for one. Check out Paige’s post on why, and why not, to hold an open house.

If you decide that an open house is for you, there are several things to consider before opening your doors to potential buyers, including when to host the party, how long it should be and what needs to be prepared to make it a success. Here are the small details that will make all the difference for a successful open house.

RentNet.com: An Online Tool for Renters

How to Find and ApartmentThe more I learn about the moving industry, the more excited I get about the idea of moving. So, naturally, I have been dreaming of my next move to put all that I have learned so far into action.

Of course, one of the most difficult steps in the moving process happens before you even plan to move – we call it the thinking about moving phase – and this step is finding the right place to live.

What is the Most Cost Effective Full Service Long Distance Moving Company?

I spend a lot of time answering moving questions around the web at sites like Quora and Yahoo Q&A. Throughout the past year, I’ve noticed that the same questions are asked over and over again. Understandably, people sure do have a lot of questions about moving – and we want to help. So, we will be sharing some of our answers here and, if you have a question, please let us know and we will answer it in a post. Don’t be shy – if you are curious about something, then there’s a good chance others are, too.

Four Tips for Moving with Children

Moving with ChildrenMoving is a big change for everybody involved. Though it can take its toll on the decision makers themselves, the reaction of their children is often harder to handle. The truth is, every child will react differently to the news that they are moving. Some will be excited about a new house, a new room and new friends. But, more often than not, kids struggle with the idea of leaving everything they know behind to start over somewhere else.  

Holman Moving Helps New Jersey YWCA Create Comfy Homes

A very special post from New Jersey today! Paige and I are very excited to be in the Hackensack office to take part in a community outreach program run by the YWCA of Bergen County and supported by the United Way. It was our honor to accept a shipment of 15 couches and 14 media cabinets from Crate and Barrel that we will store in our secured storage facilities and ultimately deliver to people in need.