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Welcome to our blog! We know that moving and storing can be stressful, so we’ve created this blog to answer your questions and help give you some peace of mind. Peruse our collection of insider packing and moving tips and information to get the upper hand in your move. We update our blog regularly, so be sure to check back for new blog posts!

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5 Reasons to Hire Professional Packers

Moving to a new home is a major undertaking, and anything that eases some of your stress is a big help. Hiring a team of professional packers can be an easy way to ensure your belongings are safe and protected while also saving you a huge amount of time, stress, and hassle. The following are several reasons why hiring professional packers for your move might be right for you: 1.

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6 Things to Consider When Choosing Long-Term Storage

Whether you need long-term storage to hold seasonal belongings, for a move, or for any other reason, there are some important things you’ll want to consider before choosing a storage facility. But if you’re not sure on how to go about choosing the best facility, there’s nothing to worry about. Here are six important things to consider then next time you need long-term storage: 1. The Location of the Storage

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6 Easy Steps to Move Your Home Office

When it comes to moving, some rooms in your home are more difficult to pack and move than others. Most people consider the kitchen one of the most difficult rooms to pack. But did you know that the home office is a close second? Moving expensive and fragile technology, work documents, and larger furniture can be extremely difficult. Luckily, you have nothing to worry about. Here are six easy steps

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The Essential Packing Timeline for Moving

If you have a move approaching you may be asking yourself: when is it too early to start packing? And when is it too late? Time management is crucial to your move, especially when it comes to packing up your entire house. If you want to avoid stress and get everything done on time, here are some tips to help you turn your packing into phases. 7 to 8 Weeks

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8 Tips for Moving into a Retirement Community

If you’ve decided it’s time to move into a retirement community, you may be overwhelmed by everything you need to do. A lot goes into moving, especially with a transition as big as this. But at Slater Transfer & Storage, we want your transition to be as easy on you as possible. That’s why we’ve put together these eight tips to help you successfully move into your new retirement community:

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What It Means to Be Full-Service Movers

Full-service movers are a bit different than your average local moving company. If you have ever moved before, you know how difficult and stressful it can be to move out and move in by yourself. Even if you have received assistance from movers, they usually only help bring in the heavy stuff and then leave. What if you had more assistance than just muscle? That’s what it means to be

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6 Benefits to Working with Local Moving Companies

Discover a reliable moving company from the very beginning by choosing a local moving company. Local movers will not only save you time and money, but you will receive a level of personal service you won’t find from a large moving and delivery chain. Here are six benefits you can expect from choosing Slater Transfer & Storage when moving locally. 1.  You’ll Save Money from the Beginning Moving can be

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What to Look for in Cross-Country Movers

If you’re relocating across the country, finding a reliable and efficient mover can be a difficult task. There is a lot you want and things you want to avoid in cross-country movers. But you may be asking yourself: how do I choose the best movers for a cross-country move? Here are some things to look for in cross-country movers to help you select the best company for the job. Check

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8 Essential Tips for Moving into a Bigger House

If you’re moving into a larger home, congrats! This is a big milestone for many families and individuals, especially if they have multiple children and have been wishing for some extra space for a while. Upsizing is an exciting event but can leave people feeling overwhelmed with the length of their resulting to-do lists. Follow these eight tips to help make your family’s residential moving experience as smooth as possible.

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4 Secrets for Storing Wreaths and Other Holiday Decor

Holiday décor is an integral part of the Christmas fun. But it’s no fun to put the decorations back in storage once the holidays are over. Most decorations are fragile, oddly shaped, and hence difficult to pack. Improper packing can cause them to break or make it frustrating for you to unpack them when it’s time to use them again. Use the smart ways to pack your decorations, so your

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