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Houston Mover Blue Ox Helps You Pack Your Moving Day Essentials Bag

By Joe Beverly / February 16, 2024

Moving can be overwhelming. Amid the chaos of packing and organizing, it’s crucial to remember to assemble a moving day essentials bag. This carefully curated bag is not just a collection of last-minute items; it’s a meticulously planned kit designed to keep your most needed items within arm’s reach, ensuring a seamless transition.  But what […]

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Planning Your Move With the Blue Ox Ultimate Moving Checklist

By Joe Beverly / January 31, 2024

Moving to a new home can be both an exciting and daunting experience. It’s a fresh start, a chance to create new memories, but it’s also considered one of life’s top ten stressors. The thought of packing up your life and relocating can be overwhelming but fear not because Blue Ox Moving & Storage is […]

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Prepare for Moving Day with Blue Ox Moving & Storage

By Joe Beverly / January 18, 2024

Moving day is right around the corner, and while you may have scheduled your movers and started the packing process, there’s still a lot to be done to ensure a smooth and stress-free moving day. Expert Houston movers, Blue Ox Moving & Storage has compiled this comprehensive guide to walk you through the essential steps […]

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Getting to Know Your New Neighborhood, and Your Neighbors

By Joe Beverly / August 10, 2022

Moving brings new opportunities and experiences for the whole family. Getting out and discovering what your new community has to offer is essential. Setting the right tone with your new neighbors is also important.  When you’re not sure how to explore new spaces and meet new people, Blue Ox Moving & Storage is here to […]

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The Best Way to Pack the Garage for Your Move

By Joe Beverly / July 7, 2022

When packing for a move, we like to focus on getting everything packed in our living space. But we often forget about the garage. Packing your garage is a big job and can seem daunting. It’s often left until the end, but it doesn’t have to be. In this article, we provide you with the […]

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How to Prepare Large Appliances for a Move

By Joe Beverly / June 29, 2022

When preparing for your move, you probably are focused on getting all your belongings in moving boxes. But it’s important to remember your large appliances. Don’t wait until the last minute to get them prepared. Whether you’re moving your belongings yourself or have a professional moving company handling your move, all of your large appliances […]

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How to get a moving estimate for your home

By Joe Beverly / January 25, 2022

When you’re preparing for your move, the first thing you’ll need to do is research movers and select one at least a month prior. Hiring a reputable moving company may seem expensive, but it’s the best way to ensure a stress-free move and that your belongings arrive at your new home intact. To provide you […]

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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 […]

Moving with kids

By Joe Beverly / December 21, 2021

You have your closing date, and it’s time to prepare for your move. The neighborhood is well-appointed, and the schools are exemplary. Now it’s time to plan and execute the move to your new home. This time can be stressful for everyone, including the kids. But there are things you can do to make it […]

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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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Tips for a successful job relocation

By Joe Beverly / November 16, 2021

Landing that big promotion or your dream job is always a great feeling. While you might feel excited, as you should, job relocation can be accompanied by overwhelming stress caused by moving. You have a new job and town to explore, but you can’t help but feel anxious. Moving for many people is overwhelming. We […]

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How to Move With Your Pets

By Joe Beverly / October 18, 2021

The moving process can be stressful for us. Imagine just how stressful it can be for our pets. There are ways to help your little ones experience minimal stress on moving days. Doing things like planning ahead, choosing the right moving company, and consulting with your veterinarian can help you make your move safe and […]

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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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6 Common moving mistakes

By Joe Beverly / September 17, 2021

Moving day indeed brings a mix of excitement and challenges. It’s a significant change that involves a lot of effort and attention to detail. At Blue Ox Moving & Storage, we understand that without a well-thought-out plan and a comprehensive checklist, the process of planning and packing can quickly become overwhelming, disorganized, and even costly. […]

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