Moving Tips

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Military Moves

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Family life in the military comes with its own unique set of stressors. Don’t let moving be one more thing to add to the list! Military moves are a little different than regular moves since it is not uncommon to get little or no notice! Whether it is your first move, or your fifteenth, with […]

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Moving a Home Library

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Tips for Moving a Home Library Even with modern technology, and the evolution of e-readers, there is always something so comforting about our favorite books sitting on the shelf. Moving a home library can be a daunting task. You’ll want to begin with a plan, and decide ahead of time how much space you will […]

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3 Moving Apps To Organize Your Moves

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Smartphones have brought many modern-day conveniences to everyday tasks, so why should moving be any different? Here are five great moving apps you may want to consider for your big day. Move Advisor For those of you that live by your automated alerts, you are going to love the Move Advisor. Simply drop in your […]

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Changing Utilities During a Move

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

You can do without many services during your move, utilities, however, aren’t among them. You—and your movers—will need power, water and probably communication services at both ends of your move. Coordinating utilities as you move requires a bit of planning, careful scheduling and effective communication. Changing Utilities During a Move Leave Breathing Room Most utility […]

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When is the Best Time to Move?

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Rarely do we have the luxury of picking when we get to move since they are typically triggered by life changing events. However, if you have a little time to plan the move date, you might wonder “when is the best time to move?” If you can plan far out in advance, there are many […]

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Renters Insurance

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

When do you need renters insurance? If you are moving into an apartment or leasing a home, you may be considering renters insurance. As with any type of insurance, there is always the chance that you could pay for it the entire time you are in your home and never need it. While some renters […]

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Finding a New School In Houston

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Finding a New School in a New City A fresh start in a new city is exciting. If you have children, that means a fresh start at a new school. With so many choices in education, how do you choose the best environment for your child in an unfamiliar city? Below are a few tips […]

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How To Move With Kids

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Moving is a tough experience for the entire family, but it can be a very tough time for kids.  Different children may react to moving in different ways. The key to making the move a success with kids is to keep them involved with the process.  Be upbeat from the start, and talk to them […]

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Hurricane Preparedness

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

Moving to the Gulf Coast? You may have heard that the gulf is known for its somewhat temperamental hurricane season. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), hurricane season starts on June 1st and ends on November 1st. Newcomers to the Gulf Coast may be tempted to “ride it out” the first time […]

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Budgeting for a Move

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

There are many things to consider when budgeting for a move, as it is usually an expensive proposition. Preparing for your move financially will help you avoid unexpected surprises on moving day. Here are some tips to help you properly plan for the big event. Moving Income A well-planned move can help pay for itself. […]

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Moving to The Woodlands

By Joe Beverly / July 1, 2018

The Woodlands is a beautiful master-planned community located 32 miles (51 km) north of Houston, TX. Easily accessible via I-45, the Woodlands has become an economic epicenter for many businesses including Chevron Philips, Baker Hughes, Hewitt Associates, and many more. The Woodlands is a beautiful master-planned community located 32 miles (51 km) north of Houston, […]