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Why you should hire a trustworthy carpet cleaner

Chris Collins
CEO, President, Owner
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Plan and budget to minimize the cost of your move

Emily Potts
Online Marketing Manager
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Fundamentals for packing your belongings and home for moving

Juli Oliver
Founder of OrganizeNY, Professional Organizer, and Entrepreneur
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Expert care is required when shipping your motorcycle

John Roehll
Executive Vice President and Co-owner
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Expert advice for shipping an antique or classic car

John Roehll
Executive Vice President and Co-owner
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Prepare your boat for shipping to ensure it isn't damaged when moving

John Roehll
Executive Vice President and Co-owner
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Choose an auto shipping company that is trustworthy and reliable

John Roehll
Executive Vice President and Co-owner
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Choose a storage unit that fits your needs and your budget

Matt Schexnayder
Marketing Moving Expert
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When moving, shipping your car cross-country doesn't have to be hard

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Executive Vice President and Co-owner
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Moving

The thought of moving into a new home or apartment is exciting whether your move is across town or across the country. The change alone can give you a fresh perspective, allowing new experiences and new people to enter into your life. On the other hand, the actual move—the planning, the organizing, the packing, the hiring of professional movers or the DIY move, enlisting friends and family to help, the renting of trucks, storage units, portable containers like PODS, collecting boxes, and all the other moving essentials—can seem overwhelming, especially if you’re not a seasoned mover. But don’t stress. ExpertBeacon’s moving professionals will walk you through all aspects of a move from selecting the right professional moving company to the DIY move and all the steps in between.You'll come away feeling empowered and in control of your next big move.

How to move large furniture into a small apartment or home

If you are downsizing, or making a country-to-big-city move, you may be concerned about how you’ll get your large furniture pieces into your apartment. Will you have to throw something out? Will your furniture be damaged during the process? Although moving into a smaller location can be a challenging task, it is not impossible. By following this important expert advice, you can make your furniture work in your new space.

Shlomi GalonThe Furniture Surgeon

I come from a long line of furniture specialists, ranging back three generations and am the owner of Dr. Sofa. I’ve appeared in the New York Times and other print media, as well as on TV shows such as Bravo’s Blood Sweat and Heels, Super Delicio...

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Plan and budget to minimize the cost of your move

Moving can be very expensive if you don’t take the right steps to reduce the money you spend in the right places. Planning ahead, setting a budget, and preparing for the unexpected are ways you can be sure you don’t break the bank when you and your family move into a new home. Here is some advice to help make your new journey as affordable as possible.

Emily PottsOnline Marketing Manager

Emily Potts is the Online Marketing Manager for Unpakt, a comparison site website that provides users with the ability to compare moving companies in their area, book guaranteed prices, and move without the tradition stress of hiring a moving co...

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Expert care is required when shipping your motorcycle

John Roehll Executive Vice President and Co-owner Dependable Auto Shippers

Whether you are purchasing a new motorcycle, attending a motorcycle rally or relocating to another state, motorcycle shipping is an efficient alternative to driving your bike long distances.

As expert care is required to ensure your motorcycle arrives in good condition, you should be prudent when selecting a shipping company to handle your motorcycle during transit. Before you begin preparing your bike for transport, there are 10 things to consider when shipping your motorcycle.

John RoehllExecutive Vice President and Co-owner

John Roehll serves as executive vice president and part owner for Dependable Auto Shippers, one of the largest vehicle relocation companies in the U.S. representing corporate and retail clients since 1954. Roehll manages the company’s corporate ...

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Prepare your boat for shipping to ensure it isn't damaged when moving

John Roehll Executive Vice President and Co-owner Dependable Auto Shippers

Whether you own a boat and are moving to a new city, or you’re buying a boat from a different state, ensuring that your boat arrives safely and undamaged isn’t always easy.

While it is possible to ship your boat yourself, it is recommended that you consider hiring a company that has extensive boat-shipping experience, saving you time and risk of damage to your boat. Before you begin preparing your boat for transit, read over this advice when preparing to ship your valuable boat or yacht.

John RoehllExecutive Vice President and Co-owner

John Roehll serves as executive vice president and part owner for Dependable Auto Shippers, one of the largest vehicle relocation companies in the U.S. representing corporate and retail clients since 1954. Roehll manages the company’s corporate ...

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Choose a storage unit that fits your needs and your budget

Its no surprise that the self-storage industry, thanks in large part to the popularity of the A&E show Storage Wars, has been recently pushed into the limelight. More people than ever are seeking out storage units to house their belongings and personal heirlooms. However, despite what most people think, there is more to using a self-storage unit than just throwing as much stuff as you can into a 10x10 space. There are some dos and donts to the process, and this article provide some expert advice on them.

Matt SchexnayderMarketing Moving Expert

I work on the SpareFoot marketing team and write for the SpareFoot blog. SpareFoot is the world’s largest, simplest and best marketplace for self-storage. We also provide leading web marketing solutions for storage operators. Our company is a fu...

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The right moving company will save you time, money and headaches

Moving your home can be a daunting task, and choosing the right moving company is one of the most important steps you will take during the process. It is important that you thoroughly research your moving options and prospective movers before hiring a team to spend the day in your home, moving all of your items. You should be aware of what to look for and what to avoid when selecting the company that will relocate your home.

Andrea ManseauMarketing Director

Andrea Manseau is the marketing director for College Bound Movers. She has more than seven years experience in the marketing field, with three years focused in the moving and self-storage industries. She herself has moved many times and works ...

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Why you should hire a trustworthy carpet cleaner

Hiring a reputable carpet cleaning company ensures that your carpets are cleaned as good as they can be, whether you have sold your home, are renting your home and moving out, or simply just want your carpets in the best condition possible. When hiring a professional carpet cleaner, it is important that you do your research so that you don’t end up paying for a sub-par washing.

Follow these tips to avoid hiring an unprofessional, bait and switch carpet cleaning company.

Chris CollinsCEO, President, Owner

I have been working in the carpet cleaning industry for most of my adult life. My passion for it led to me to start my own business in 2009, A Team Carpet Clean of Lawton, Oklahoma. I am the CEO, President, and Owner of a thriving company that I...

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Fundamentals for packing your belongings and home for moving

Juli Oliver Founder of OrganizeNY, Professional Organizer, and Entrepreneur OrganizeNY

Whether you’re moving down the hall or relocating to an exotic country far away, the moving process doesn’t have to be so daunting. There will be many moves in our lives and packing can be pretty simple if you know the basics beforehand and plan ahead.

If you or anyone you know is planning for a future move by packing yourself or hiring movers then this article is for you.

Juli OliverFounder of OrganizeNY, Professional Organizer, and Entrepreneur

Juli Oliver is a high-energy, hardworking, hands-on professional organizer who specializes in local and international home and office projects for individuals or families and owner of OrganizeNY based in New York City. Since 2005, she has com...

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Expert advice for shipping an antique or classic car

John Roehll Executive Vice President and Co-owner Dependable Auto Shippers

Auto shipping is a perfectly-suited process for transporting high value cars, whether you’re an antique collector, a car fanatic or purchasing an antique car for the first time.

As expert care is required to ensure your antique car arrives in good condition, you should be prudent when selecting an auto shipping company to handle your car in transit. Before you begin preparing your vehicle for transit, there are 10 things to consider when shipping your high value or antique car.

John RoehllExecutive Vice President and Co-owner

John Roehll serves as executive vice president and part owner for Dependable Auto Shippers, one of the largest vehicle relocation companies in the U.S. representing corporate and retail clients since 1954. Roehll manages the company’s corporate ...

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Choose an auto shipping company that is trustworthy and reliable

John Roehll Executive Vice President and Co-owner Dependable Auto Shippers

More than half all moves in the U.S. take place during the summer months. In addition to packing up household items, more and more consumers are opting to ship their car or motorcycle for a number of reasons - saves time vs. driving, saves money when you consider hotel and food costs, and there is less impact on the environment.

John RoehllExecutive Vice President and Co-owner

John Roehll serves as executive vice president and part owner for Dependable Auto Shippers, one of the largest vehicle relocation companies in the U.S. representing corporate and retail clients since 1954. Roehll manages the company’s corporate ...

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When moving, shipping your car cross-country doesn't have to be hard

John Roehll Executive Vice President and Co-owner Dependable Auto Shippers

For many people, the car shipping process is an unfamiliar one. Before you book your vehicle to be transported across the country for your household move, here are some simple tips to help the process run as smoothly as possible.

John RoehllExecutive Vice President and Co-owner

John Roehll serves as executive vice president and part owner for Dependable Auto Shippers, one of the largest vehicle relocation companies in the U.S. representing corporate and retail clients since 1954. Roehll manages the company’s corporate ...

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Make your DIY house or apartment move easier with this practical advice

Let’s be honest, nobody likes to move. Whether its into a new three-bedroom home, or out of that run-down studio apartment, it doesn’t really matter. Simply put moving is a pain, but at some point or another we all have to do it. In order to make your next DIY move a little less strenuous and less stressful, here is a list of things you should do and should not during during this process.

Matt SchexnayderMarketing Moving Expert

I work on the SpareFoot marketing team and write for the SpareFoot blog. SpareFoot is the world’s largest, simplest and best marketplace for self-storage. We also provide leading web marketing solutions for storage operators. Our company is a fu...

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