Moving Resources

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Handling the Details – Utilities and Address Change Checklist

By Joe Beverly / March 14, 2022

You’ve decided to move to a new home, and things are starting to ramp up. While you’re in the planning stages, don’t forget to manage your utilities and address changes. It may seem a tedious task, but it’s certainly essential. You don’t want to show up to your new home without power or cable. And […]

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Protect Your Move With Valuation Coverage

By Joe Beverly / February 28, 2022

Moving can be hectic, but hiring a trusted and reputable moving company to move your belongings with care can relieve some of the stress of your move. You may have heard companies mention that they are insured. Legitimate and licensed moving companies offer several options concerning valuation so that you may choose the appropriate coverage […]

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Hiring a Junk Removal Service When Moving

By Joe Beverly / January 20, 2022

When preparing for your move, you may find that not only do you have to pack up the things you wish to take with you, but you also need to discard junk and debris. When that junk is large and bulky, it’s hard to know how to handle it. Once you’ve chosen your residential or […]

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Preparing Your Team for an Office Move

By Joe Beverly / December 16, 2021

Scoring the perfect location for your business is a huge success. The next thing on the agenda is successfully executing your office relocation. Those in charge of this enormous endeavor are responsible for coordinating all the details. All furniture, equipment, and inventory must make it safely from one place to another. You also have to […]

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Professional Moving Process

By Joe Beverly / November 18, 2021

As Houston’s premier moving company, Blue Ox Moving & Storage has perfected a process to provide efficient moves of any size. We have experienced movers, accommodating staff, and comprehensive training that all converge to consistently deliver stress-free moves to our neighbors in Houston and the surrounding area. Here we detail the Blue Ox Moving & […]

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How Should I Move My Outdoor Equipment?

By Joe Beverly / October 4, 2021

When you’re planning a move, you usually have thoughts of getting everything in your home packed up. While making the game plan, don’t forget those belongings that are kept in your backyard. Whether your family has a play or swing set, above-ground swimming pool, or trampoline you must think about what you’re taking with you […]

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How far in advance should I book my move?

By Joe Beverly / September 9, 2021

You have a move coming up and there’s so much to do. It’s hard to figure out just where to start. If you’re wondering how far in advance you should book your move, you’ve come to the right place. The easy answer is – as soon as possible. This is especially important during the busy […]

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How to decide between a Storage unit or POD

By Joe Beverly / August 30, 2021

While preparing for your move you may discover that you require extra storage. Storage space can be useful during your move. When you need to temporarily store your items until your new home is ready or you’re downsizing and need to keep a few treasure items safe having a secure place to store your items […]

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How to Choose a Moving Company

By Joe Beverly / January 29, 2021

Moving is a significant life event that can bring about stress. We all become comfortable in our homes, and starting over in a new place, even when it is a “good thing”, can be overwhelming. And this has always been the case.  The year 2020 brought a pandemic that led to a different way of […]

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The Ultimate Houston Home moving checklist

By Joe Beverly / October 27, 2020

Moving to a new home is one of the top ten stressors in life. Even if you have found your dream home and are anticipating a wonderful life there, good decisions also involve stress.  But preparing for your move doesn’t have to be anxiety-filled. There are tons of things that need to be taken care […]

What You Need to Know About Moving to Cypress

What You Need to Know About Moving to Cypress, TX

By Joe Beverly / October 19, 2020

Once home to native tribes and then German settlers, Cypress is now an affluent city nestled just northwest of Houston. Residents can find employment in the city and take just a short drive to a suburban paradise. The area is now ranking at 50 on the top 100 highest-income urban areas in the country.    The […]

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What You Need to Know About Moving to Katy, TX

By Joe Beverly / October 15, 2020

Choosing a city to move to is not easy. Factors like accessibility to great schools and community parks are just a few that one usually considers.  It is best to narrow down your options to at least two cities and then start digging deep on what you need in the city you would want to […]