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How to Avoid Moving Company Scams

How to Avoid Moving Company Scams

When it comes to moving, the most popular choice by far is to hire professional movers to get the job done for you. This is for good reason, considering that a high-quality mover will have access to state-of-the-art equipment, innovative moving techniques, and a world of other important resources to...

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10 Things Your Movers Won't Move

10 Things Your Movers Won't Move

It’s no secret that there’s a lot to do and take care of when it’s time to move. Transferring care providers, shutting off utilities, and packing boxes are just some of the tasks that need taking care of before moving day arrives. However, there’s more to packing than just throwing everything into a...

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How Do Moving Companies Work/What Do They Do

How Do Moving Companies Work/What Do They Do

The moving process is a process that has become associated with images of boxes filled with various belongings, people lifting and carrying heavy furniture back and forth, and the ever-present moving truck. These images aren’t inaccurate by any means, but they certainly aren’t the whole picture eith...

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Tricks to Save Money on Your Next Move

Tricks to Save Money on Your Next Move

Whether you’re moving thanks to a new job, a growing family, or to live in a new part of the world you’ve always dreamed about living in—it’s bound to be exciting. Even so, the process can also be stressful—especially without the right tools for planning a smooth and hassle-free experience.  Se...

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The Hidden Cost of the Craigslist Piano

The Hidden Cost of the Craigslist Piano

While searching classified ads, buy/sell groups, and Craigslist, you came across an unbeatable deal on a gently used piano. Though you haven’t really thought of picking up the hobby, you can’t imagine passing up the deal, so you agree to purchase it. Now what? How are you going to move the pian...

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Eco-Friendly Moving Companies Making an Impact

Eco-Friendly Moving Companies Making an Impact

When asked about your thoughts on moving companies, we are sure that eco-friendly is the last word you would use to describe the industry. Many people only think of the large moving trucks traveling across the country spewing emissions and assume that movers don’t try to be environmentally conscious...

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4 Reasons for Winter Storage Solutions

4 Reasons for Winter Storage Solutions

Most people think that storage units are long-term solutions, but seasonal storage needs can be met at  Blackhawk Moving and Storage  as well. In fact, we see many people preparing to put their items in  storage units for winter  because it provides them with plenty of benefits.&...

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