Blackhawk Moving & Storage Blog: Michael P.

Keep your valuables safe when moving

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 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?

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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Spring Cleaning Bike Donation

Spring Cleaning Bike Donation

Even though the weather may not feel like it just yet, spring time is here. And we all know what that means…. Spring Cleaning!  This year, your favorite Chicagoland moving company has partnered with Working Bikes to help with their Spring Cleaning Bike Donation .  Working Bikes  ...

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What to do when moving with Pets

What to do when moving with Pets

Moving can be a hectic experience for most people, but it can also be really hectic for your favorite four legged friend.  Animals can be very sensitive when it comes to huge changes like moving. Here’s some tips and tricks from Blackhawk Moving & Storage to help make sure your furry friend...

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