Blog: Moving Tips

Know This Before Tipping Movers

Know This Before Tipping Movers

Quality service should be rewarded, and very often this means leaving a nice tip. Whether tipping your waiter, pizza delivery person, or even your mail carrier, the custom—and often expectation—of leaving a tip can lead to some complicated and even embarrassing situations.  If you’ve hired a&nb...

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3 Reasons to Have a Garage Sale in 2018

3 Reasons to Have a Garage Sale in 2018

How many times have you found yourself talking about having a garage sale, but you just never got around to it? Well, if you’re getting ready to move to a new home, now is the perfect time to set everything up! In fact, there are three major reasons why you should have a garage sale before you...

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3 Tips for Protecting Your Floors

3 Tips for Protecting Your Floors

With so much going on during relocation, it’s easy to forget about our home’s floors until it’s too late. The fact of the matter is that moving is hard on all types of floors, from wood to carpet—and taking the steps to protect them from damage should be at the top of your list of pri...

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Your Central California Moving Budget Guide

Your Central California Moving Budget Guide

You’ve settled on a d estination, and now it’s time to talk  storage and relocation! In Santa Barbara,  home and business owners are strongly advised to set up a moving budget far in advance of the big day. The  Santa Barbara moving experts  here at  Hilford  Moving &am...

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How to Move Long Distances With Children

How to Move Long Distances With Children

For families, a cross-country move is the ultimate stressful activity. Directing the long-distance movers, while also keeping an eye on your kids takes a good deal of patience. Plus, moving is a difficult period for children, who must face a new home, school, and area at a young age. As Ve...

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