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HELPFUL MOVING TIPS AND INFORMATION

Get the latest helpful moving tips and information from Sorensen Moving & Storage. We have tips on everything from making a moving checklist, condensing households, to creative ways of packing. Have an idea or useful tip? Tell us about it at info@sorensenmayflower.com!

5 Organizing Tips to Remember While Unpacking

Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic.   By now, your essential items have been unpacked and you’re finally able to maneuver around your new home. What happens next? Not sure how to continue with your other belongings while staying organized? The key to successful unpacking is simple. At Sorensen Moving & Storage, we can’t stress enough the importance of having a system. Remain calm, stay organized, and follow these easy steps.    Pay attention to all essentials One of the most overwhelming elements of unpacking is deciding which items to tackle [...]

December 2nd, 2020|

4 Ways to Tackle a Holiday Move

Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic.   Whether your lease is expiring, you just closed on a new home, or you’re spontaneously in need of a place to live, picking the best time of year to move can be challenging. With the holiday season around the corner, that adds even more stress into the equation. Did you know more people are choosing to move during the holidays? Why? For starters, our tropical climate tends to provide relief in cooler temperatures during these months, among a few other reasons. We all know [...]

October 27th, 2020|

Top 5 Moving Secrets You Can’t Live Without

  Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic.   Moving can be stressful for many reasons. Numerous tips exist to help cope with anxiety and manage the often daunting to-do list.  These five secrets will help control those emotions and get you ready to start the next chapter in life.    Skip the Trips   With today’s busy schedules, trying to physically move without assistance is next to impossible. Ever notice how friends and family seem to disappear when moving day approaches? It’s time to hire reliable help. Professional services offer a [...]

October 16th, 2020|

How to Pack Fragile and Breakable Belongings

Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic. How to Pack Fragile and Breakable Belongings For some, moving can be stressful. What can add even more stress? Arriving at your new home or building and realizing some of your precious items were broken or damaged during the transition. Unfortunately, this may occur. However, here are steps you can take prior to your move to help prevent this from happening to you. 1. Secure Boxes When packing fragile items, ensure the box they are placed in is secure. This means ensuring all cracks and [...]

September 30th, 2020|

TIPS FOR DECLUTTERING BEFORE YOUR MOVE

Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic. Tips for Decluttering Before You Move It’s time to move! You’ve committed to the new house, or the new job across the country, or that cute apartment just across town. Movers and packers will pack and move everything if you ask them to, but then, you’ll have to deal with the whole pile of clutter on the other end and you’ll have to pay to move it. In other words, the more clutter, the higher the moving cost. The best way to cut down on [...]

September 26th, 2020|

Meaningful Moving Tips to Make Your New Place Feel Like Home

Note: Moving during COVID-19 requires extra precautions. Make sure to wear a mask, keep social distance and follow CDC guidelines. Read more in our post on moving during a pandemic. Moving is a period of transition. Whether it requires you to travel across country or across town, you are essentially uprooting your current life in exchange for another.  With that comes varying emotions and stresses. You could be excited about your next journey in life or overwhelmed. Maybe even a little bit of both. Either way, you are leaving your home in hopes of settling into someplace new.  And as your movers, it is our goal to have your new place feel as much like [...]

September 21st, 2020|