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Moving Etiquette: Dos and Don’ts for Moving Day

Posted on Aug 21, 2017

After weeks of packing, decluttering, and dodging piles of boxes, the big day has finally arrived! We’ve compiled a quick guide to moving day etiquette to help your day go off without a hitch (and make sure you mind your moving manners). Take a look at our list of dos and don’ts for your moving day.

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7 Common Mattress Types and How to Move Them

Posted on Jul 24, 2017

When it comes to mattresses, we can all empathize with Goldilocks's struggle. This one is too firm, that one is too soft, then suddenly, you find one that’s just right and everything falls into place. The last thing you want to do is abandon your perfect mattress when you move!

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The Best Way To Ship Dining Room Chairs

Posted on Mar 01, 2017

When it comes to furniture shipping, figuring out how to ship dining room chairs can pose a bit of a challenge. Their shape, material, and size make them vulnerable to damage and extreme environmental conditions. Ensure your chairs arrive in pristine condition by following these best practices.

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The Best Way To Ship Picture Frames

Posted on Mar 01, 2017

Framed pictures require tender, loving care to ship, as they have sentimental and financial value—sometimes a great deal of both. Because of their fragile components and sometimes unusual dimensions, it can be difficult to figure out the best way to keep them safe during transit.

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Should You Pack Differently For A Winter Move?

Posted on Jan 25, 2017

Winter weather may not be ideal for relocating, but moving in the winter can help lower your costs and save you money. A bit of extra planning and preparation will ensure your belongings are protected from the cold during transit.

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Best Ways To Pack Electrical Equipment

Posted on Jan 25, 2017

The increased adoption of technology ensures that you will need to move electronics at least once in your life. Save yourself time, effort and the expensive of having to replace them by learning how to pack electrical equipment properly the first time.

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Packing Tips to Help Make Your Move Easier

Posted on Oct 31, 2016

Even if you are an organized person, packing can still be overwhelming! You start with one project and it turns into a hundred more! Here are a few short and sweet tips you can use!

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Best Practices For Shipping An Assembled Desk

Posted on Jun 10, 2016

Transit Systems describes the best practices for shipping an assembled desk. Learn more about how to prepare and factors for selecting a freight company.

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Best Ways To Ship An Assembled Bicycle

Posted on Jun 03, 2016

Learn from TSI the best ways to ship an assembled bicycle. We cover everything from packing to full step of how to ship your assembled bike.

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How To Ship A Canoe Or Kayak

Posted on Jun 01, 2016

Learn from TSI the best practices for how to ship a canoe or kayak. Learn the different methods due to the different shapes and sizes.

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