Blackhawk Moving & Storage Blog

Tips For Moving On A Rainy Day

For weddings, rain can be a sign of good luck, but for moving day, it can be a daunting addition to an already stressful day. Weather can be an unpredictable beast and even though we can't change it, we can certainly find ways to improve how we react to it. As professional movers, we work hard to en...

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Chicago Local Movers You Can Trust

We all know that moving just a couple of miles in Chicago can easily become a source of stress. So when you’re planning your move, the last thing you should have to worry about is the reliability of your local moving company. That’s why so many people turn to Blackhawk Moving & Storage as their...

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Keep your valuables safe when moving

All household goods are important when you’re relocating, whether it’s across country or just across town.  But there are some items that are REALLY important and need extra attention than say… your socks! Maybe it’s a Tiffany lamp or fine china.  Maybe it’s your grandfather’s lucky fishin...

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Moving this summer? Get your Trucks in a row!

Moving can be an intense process.  There’s just so much to think about. When are we closing on the house? Where are we moving? How’s the area? How are the schools? Did we switch the bills to the new address? There’s bound to be stuff that gets overlooked, and for some, what gets overlooked is f...

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Tips for Packing your Kitchen

We all hate it, there’s no denying it. Packing can be time consuming and tedious, but there’s one room, more than any other, that can drive you insane…. The Kitchen! There’s so many breakable, perishable, and larger items that knowing where to start can be the hardest part. Fine China? Mixer? Pots a...

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Could a Full Service Container be right for you?

When moving, sometimes the day of delivery can be more important than the load date.  Picture this, you’re relocating to a new city for a new job. The last thing you want to be worrying about is a 2 week delivery spread for your household goods.  You’re trying to start off you’re new job o...

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