Helpful Tips
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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!

How to Choose a Good Mover in 6 Easy Steps

How to Choose a Good Mover in 6 Easy Steps Ever go through a bad moving experience? A quick online search and you’ll find that you’re not alone. There are many tales of movers who provided reasonable estimates only to hold the customers’ possessions hostage following the move — demanding thousands more to get their belongings back. While that example may err on the extreme end of the spectrum, there are plenty of reasons to put the effort into choosing a professional mover you can feel good about. After all, you want to know you can trust your mover to get your belongings from safely from point A to point B. The following are some [...]

January 14th, 2020|

Your Definitive Change of Address Checklist when Moving

Amidst the chaos of moving it can be easy to forget that there are a number of places that will need your new address. From setting up USPS mail forwarding services to updating your address with financial institutions, the following is your definitive change of address checklist.   Keep in mind that not all the offices and agencies on this list will apply to you, but you can use it to systematically review and check off everyone who needs to be informed of your change-of-address status.   Public Offices and Government Agencies First and foremost, when you’re moving, you want to make sure your mail moves with you by changing your mailing address with the [...]

December 20th, 2019|

Spring Cleaning & Organization Ideas

Spring Cleaning & Organization Ideas With spring on the horizon, it’s a perfect time to start planning a day for spring cleaning and organization. Especially if you are looking to move soon, having your inventory and household goods organized and packed can definitely expedite your overall relocation process. Here are some tips that you can employ to make organizing your home that much easier!   Utilize cubby space Do you and your family possess a bunch of small trinkets and medium-sized items? Consider utilizing a cubby storage rack, as well as removable bins. This allows you to store a large amount of items without taking up too much space. Setting your cubby racks up near [...]

March 7th, 2019|

January & February Month in Review

These past two months, our crew has assisted on a wide variety of projects in various locations. Let’s look back at some of our most interesting jobs in today’s January and February month in review!   Rolex 24 Daytona International Speedway This month we were delighted to assist the team behind Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway! We’ve been lucky to assist a wide variety of clients and companies in their relocations and projects, and this opportunity at Daytona Speedway was no exception. Big thanks to all the staff and crew members at Rolex 24, and well done to our team at Sorensen that helped make this project a success!   Employees of the Month [...]

February 28th, 2019|

Moving Day: Frequently Asked Questions

Have a move planned soon? Do you have any questions about what to pack, and how to pack it? We’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions regarding moving and packing. Hopefully you’ll find this helpful when planning your move!   Question: What type of boxes do I need? There’s a variety of boxes you can use to pack our belongings, ranging from small to large, dishpack to mattress cartons, etc. If you’re in need of boxes for your clothing, mattresses, or other items, we can provide you with the right boxes! Be sure to ask about packing services during your complimentary survey and quote for your move.   Question: I have scotch tape. Is [...]

February 25th, 2019|

DIY: Making Space for 2019

With a brand new year starting, it’s a perfect time to start optimizing your space. Clearing out the closet, organizing your cabinets, and even rearranging your furniture are just some things that you can do to open up space for new activities in your home. As such, here’s a list of some things that you and your family can do on cleaning day to ring in 2019 with more space in your home!   Containers under the bed Instead of piling trinkets and accessories on top of each other and wasting crucial drawer space, consider storing small and medium-sized items under the bed. Kids could utilize this space to store their toys as well. Wide [...]

January 28th, 2019|