Jun 10, 2016
Ask Allied: Can You Pick Up from Multiple Locations? Moving a single-family household from one location to the next is a fairly straightforward task. We arrive, we load up the van, we head to your new home, and we unload. Things move in a straight line and rarely become complicated.
May 11, 2016
Mar 25, 2016
Ask Allied: What is a Bill of Lading? When you hire a moving company to relocate the contents of your home from one place to another, there’s quite a bit of paperwork involved. Although it might seem like a hassle, this paperwork is for your benefit as well as our own, as it ensures your rights as a consumer are protected from start to finish.
Mar 18, 2016
Ask Allied: How Long is the Claim Processing Process? If an item was damaged or went missing during your recent move, you’re probably feeling pretty anxious about getting a claim filed and your issue settled. We understand that it can be worrisome to face a long claims process, which is why we work hard to get things moving as quickly as possible.
Mar 9, 2016
Are you considering relocating to a new city but have no idea which one to choose? Well, proper research will play a vital role in making your decision. Boise, Idaho is a great place to consider calling home. So, review this list that gives five benefits of relocating to Boise, Idaho. Before you know it, you will want to hire a local moving company to relocate you and your family to Boise.
Feb 19, 2016
Ask Allied: How Do I Protect My Bed? One of the largest and most difficult pieces of furniture to move in (or out) of any home is your bed. Large wooden frames can be incredibly heavy and bulky to transport. Mattresses may need an extra layer of protection to keep them from getting wet or damaged on the road. And heirlooms might even require careful planning, consideration, and extra insurance.
Feb 16, 2016
Best Time to Relocate to a New City. When it comes to living life to the fullest and taking advantage of everything it has to offer, timing is everything. A great bargain, an opportunity that can’t be missed, the time of year…if you’re considering relocating to a new city, when you move is almost as important as where you move.
Feb 12, 2016
Ask Allied: What is the Best Way to Pack A Flat Screen TV? Of all the belongings in your home, your flat screen TV is probably one of your most expensive and difficult to move. Even a small chip or crack can ruin your viewing experience, so it’s important to make sure you take all the necessary precautions to get your television where it needs to go.
Feb 8, 2016
Deciding to relocate to a new home is not a decision that should be taken lightly. You will need to take a number of things into consideration before making a final decision.
Feb 5, 2016
Ask Allied: Can I Use Trash Bags to Pack Odd-Shaped Items? If you’re trying to cut down on moving costs and want to find a realistic solution for those large, unwieldy items in your home, you may turn to trash bags as a solution. After all, heavy-duty garbage bags offer a flexible layer of protection for a minimum cost—perfect for when you want to cut costs and corners, right?
Jan 22, 2016
Ask Allied: How Do I Properly Pack and Seal My Plastic Bins for Transport? When you’re doing your own packing for an upcoming move, you may wish to put your belongings in a more secure container than just a cardboard box. Plastic bins and storage containers, popular among home organization enthusiasts and those of us who simply have too much stuff lying around the house, provide a neat and handy solution. Not only are they more durable and waterproof than cardboard boxes, but they often come with handles and lids for easier transport.
Jan 21, 2016
These are a couple of questions that you will need to ask yourself while contemplating a relocation. McKinney continues to prosper as a city and is a very promising area for future residents. So, what are a few aspects of McKinney that would make you want to call the city home? Before you hire a relocation company and head out, take a look at these three reasons to move to McKinney, Texas.
Jan 19, 2016
Allied Magnet State: Florida. As the second biggest magnet state in the country, Florida is growing in a big way. Many of the people moving in are retirement age, but a large percentage are also young professionals, growing families, and international residents who want to put down roots in one of the most welcoming and vibrant areas the United States has to offer.
Jan 19, 2016
Jan 15, 2016
Ask Allied: How Does Allied Express Work? Oftentimes, what you need out of your moving company isn’t a full truck or a full crew to help you move from one location to another. If you’re moving a small amount of goods, or if there will be time between when you’re moving and when you’re ready to unpack, you need a temporary storage solution that makes it easy to transition to your new home.
Jan 15, 2016
Moving to a new city can be a scary task to tackle, even with the help of a professional moving company. However, when you know more about the area, then this decision can be made easier. Is Baltimore on your list of potential places to move? If so, then this list of top 5 Reasons to Move to Baltimore may sway your decision to relocate to Baltimore in a positive manner.
Jan 14, 2016
Miami is indeed an excellent city to reside in. However, relocating is not a decision that should be taken lightly. Before you hire a professional relocation company to ship all of your belongings, you may need a few more reasons why Miami is the perfect place for you. The following list will help you to realize why you should definitely relocate to this beautiful city.
Dec 17, 2015
Best Advice For Driving on Icy Roads. Winter driving is one of the largest causes of automobile accidents in the United States. Cold weather conditions, black ice, snowy roads, and other hazards mean that you’re much more likely to get in everything from a minor fender bender to a major accident during the winter.
Dec 11, 2015
Ask Allied: May I Request a Re-Weigh of My Shipment? Moving company prices are figured based on the weight of your belongings at the time of your move. Although you can opt for a guaranteed flat fee to avoid any last-minute charges, most families choose to pay the actual moving weight costs.
Dec 4, 2015
Ask Allied: Can I Request A Guaranteed Pickup and Delivery Date? When you move your belongings across the city, state, or even country, you’re putting a lot of trust in your moving company. You’re asking us to take on the job of protecting your belongings and mementos over a journey of up to thousands of miles—and it’s a job we take seriously.