HOUSEHOLD ITEMS – DO NOT PACK LIST

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS – DO NOT PACK LIST Getting ready to move can be a bit overwhelming specifically if you are doing most of the packing.  It is essential to know there are certain items that should never be packed in moving boxes due to the items hazardous and/or perishable nature.  There are many household products […]

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Reputable Movers Police Moving Industry

We Must Police Our Industry to Protect Our Market Share by Gloria Pugh AMWAT Moving Warehousing Storage Published: Going Places, The Newsletter for and about Florida’s Movers and Warehousemen  September  2013    The 2013 peak moving season was an improvement for many in our industry in comparison to years past. Many of us were too preoccupied […]

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MOVING FRONT LOADING WASHING MACHINES

Front loading washing machines have approximately 4 shipping bolts that are very specific to the appliance’s make and model.  All manufacturers ship front loaders with the shipping bolts inserted to avoid internal suspension and structural damage to the washer during transport.   Retailers leave the shipping bolts in the front loaders until the unit is delivered […]

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Moving FYI

The month of May kicks off the peak moving season. The height of the peak moving season is between Memorial Day and Labor Day. If you are moving and plan on hiring the services of a reputable moving company now is the time to start planning and securing your move dates. Get at least three […]

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Attention Moving Industry Colleagues

NOTE: the following letter to industry colleagues was published in “Direction”, the Magazine of The American Moving and Storage Association in the September-October 2012 Issue. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ― Margaret Mead In February 2005, I […]

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