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How to Move a Washing Machine Without Hiring Movers

Sometimes you just don’t want to leave your washing machine behind. Yes, its transportation will cost money, but your initial pre-move assessment shows that the effort will be well worth it. Of course, the easiest way to move a washing machine is to contact professional movers and let them do it for you. Naturally, that will cost you even more money. So, you may choose to move your washing machine by yourself in order to save some cash. However, let’s get one thing straight: moving a washing machine without hiring experienced movers is not going to be easy at all. Doable, but in no way is it a walk in the park. Follow these tips for moving a washing machine on your own, and things should be quite alright in the end. What to do before moving a washing machine Regardless of whether your washing machine is a front-load model or a top-load model, there are a number of things you just have to do to get ready for the actual steps to moving a washer from one home to another. Pay close atten…

How to Pack Electronics for Moving

Of all the things that could get damaged when moving, electronics is high on the list and certainly can cause you the most inconvenience, especially if you rely on your laptop, for example, to work from home. And the kids will be none too impressed if their gaming console is damaged during your home move! Knowing how to protect, and how to pack electronics for shipping during your home move whether across town or out of state, is a useful home moving skill to have. So in this moving blog, we will offer you sound advice on how to pack electronics when moving home. 6 Easy Steps for Packing Electronics for MovingBack-up all your electronic files.Photograph and label all the cables and corresponding connections.Remove ink cartridges from printers, disconnect cables, and bag each components connections together.Pack devices into manufacturers’ original packing boxes if available.Assemble packing materials of three-ply cardboard boxes, anti-static bubble wrap, wrapping papers, and tape and…

The 3 things you have to take into account when moving to another country

So, you have decided to move to another country, and a whole new life is waiting for you on the other side of the world, or for that matter just across the border. You are without a doubt excited, overwhelmed and scared all at once, and seemingly at a loss when it comes to knowing what to do and how to organize your international move. And while there are a lot of important decisions to make and difficult tasks to complete before moving to another country, packing for your international relocation should be one of your top priorities. Why the hurry? Shipping all of your household items to another country is not as easy as moving them to another state. There are 3 things you have to take into account when moving to another country. You are going to have to: Make the correct choices as to what to take to your new home as shipping your belongings overseas is both very costly and very risky. Pack your belongings with the highest care as they are going to travel a great distance and will …