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6 tips for packing cutlery when moving

Moving to a new home is always difficult, there is a lot to pack and even more things to do to organize and manage a successful relocation. The most challenging part of the moving process is when you have to sift through your entire household and pack everything that you want to take with you while selling, donating or throwing out everything you do not want to keep. There are many things that require particular attention when packing such as your fragile glass items or valuable pieces or furniture or art.

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Tips on moving with your cat

It goes without saying that moving is among the most stressful experiences in most people’s lives. No-one actually likes it, nor can you ever plan properly for it. But moving can be much more stressful for your pets, especially if we’re talking about cats. They are very territorial animals and when they get used to their surroundings and claim them, they form quite a bond. Considering this we probably can’t even imagine what it’s like for them, as they’re suddenly pulled away from their old home and thrown into a weird, new environment. Read on to find out how much of an impact relocation can have on your cat and how to handle it properly.

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4 tips to help you prepare your kids for the move

When you get caught up in the relocation process, it’s quite easy to forget about how stressful the move is for your kids. Here are 4 tips to help you prepare your kids for the move that you should keep in mind to help them during this hectic period. Whether you’re moving by choice, because you’ve found a much better place for you and your family, or you’re forced to move, you’ll surely be overwhelmed by the entire relocation process. You have to prepare and plan every step of the way, from house-hunting and packing to actually moving. And while you, like all adults, are focusing on the practical problems and looking at the bigger picture, your child will focus on what you’re leaving behind and all the losses. Moving can be particularly stressful for children. This is why Cross Country Movers have prepared the following tips to make it easier for them.

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Transporting a car across the country

As you can guess, packing fragile objects when moving to a new home is quite different than packing your clothes or books. Your evening dress will not break if you accidentally drop it, and neither will a book. However, dropping a breakable object on the floor is never a good idea, is it? If you have made the wise decision to pack your things on your own, then you are bound to reach the kitchen at some point in your packing run. And when you do, you will probably find yourself fairly nervous when it comes to packing all the breakable items that are located there. Read these 12 steps to help you pack your glassware when moving. Learn how to pack glasses for your relocation, from sorting them and getting the required packing material to the special packing techniques that will keep your glassware protected and safe during the residential move.

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12 steps to help you pack your glassware when moving

As you can guess, packing fragile objects when moving to a new home is quite different than packing your clothes or books. Your evening dress will not break if you accidentally drop it, and neither will a book. However, dropping a breakable object on the floor is never a good idea, is it? If you have made the wise decision to pack your things on your own, then you are bound to reach the kitchen at some point in your packing run. And when you do, you will probably find yourself fairly nervous when it comes to packing all the breakable items that are located there. Read these 12 steps to help you pack your glassware when moving. Learn how to pack glasses for your relocation, from sorting them and getting the required packing material to the special packing techniques that will keep your glassware protected and safe during the residential move.

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6 tips to help you stay calm during the move

The moving process is considered to be one of the most stressful events in anyone’s life. You will often read and hear that moving is very stress inducing, but it is not until you find yourself packing your first boxes for a move that you will understand how bad it all can be. Stress aside, a move can also provide an unhealthy mix of powerful emotions you will likely face and learn to control throughout the preliminary period, and on the day of the move itself, these can be some mix of surprise, confusion, denial, fear, sadness, anger, anxiety, and even depression. Some things will always be out of your control, so, for your own sake, it is imperative that you manage to remain calm during your move. Read these few calming techniques you should use during your relocation to keep the emotional side of your move. It can be a real challenge for you to stay calm during a move. Here are 6 tips to help you stay calm during the move:

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Packing tips & tricks

Relocation is a very time-consuming and difficult, complex process. Many people struggle have little to no experience when it comes to relocation and all of the steps which need to be done in order to ensure a smooth relocation process. There are many tips and tricks available online which can help you with your packing process. If you know someone who has already moved before, you can also ask them to help you out with some advice. Follow our guide in order to ensure a smooth relocation.
There are several things that need to be taken into consideration when it comes to the packing process. Organization and being time-efficient are crucial steps you need to take in order to make sure your relocation goes as smooth as possible. Let’s first break down the moving process into its most basic segments

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5 reasons you should hire a professional moving company

If you are planning on moving long distance soon, this Cross Country Movers’ quick guide to the relocation process is a great resource of information for you. Moving state to state is not an easy task, which is why it’s a good idea to gather all the tips and tricks for a successful move. Read on to find out more about the process of moving cross country, as well as the services that Cross Country Movers can provide for you.

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Cross Country Movers’ Guide to Long Distance Moving

If you are planning on moving long distance soon, this Cross Country Movers’ quick guide to the relocation process is a great resource of information for you. Moving state to state is not an easy task, which is why it’s a good idea to gather all the tips and tricks for a successful move. Read on to find out more about the process of moving cross country, as well as the services that Cross Country Movers can provide for you.

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Steps to successful unpacking after long distance move

Steps to successful unpacking

Have you decided that it is time to move because you need change or because of some business proposal? Whatever reason you may have, prepare for some serious organization because long-distance moves aren’t easy. If you decide you need help, hire Cross Country Movers. We are reliable and experienced moving company who has a broad range of services. We will safely transport all your belongings. We can relocate you from no matter the distance or state. Many satisfied customers all over the United States can confirm how professional we are. Since you have to be organized to avoid problems, we have prepared for you some tips that are useful when you come to your new house. You will need a plan because otherwise you will feel lost in all those boxes. Unpacking is the final step of your move, and we know how eager you are to finish everything and by following these steps you can do it efficiently.

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