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02
Apr

Creating a Distraction-Free Office Space in Your Home

  It’s important to have a distraction-free office space in the home so you can be comfortable, effective and productive at your job. If you’re working more and more from home these days, you’re certainly not alone. Seems like everyone is doing the two-second commute, as hundreds of thousands of employees across the country have […]

02
Mar

How Far in Advance Should You Book Movers?

How far in advance should you book movers? If you have no choice but to move for work, or the need to move came on suddenly, you may not have a whole lot of time to prepare for a relocation. However, if time is on your side, you have a bit more leeway when it […]

03
Feb

Tips for Moving Your Garden Shed

Are you planning on relocation and wondering about moving your garden shed? College Bound Movers gives you some tips on how you can move it! Garden sheds are the prized possessions of many homeowners, especially those who handle a lot of their own lawn and garden care. You can store just about anything in a […]

05
Jan

How to Move a Desk From One Home to the Other

  Are you trying to move a desk from one home to another? Moving heavy furniture from one house to the other is not an easy task. It takes time, effort and muscle to do it right, which is why you should really take the time to decide if it’s even worth it. But if […]

30
Nov

The Ultimate New Apartment Grocery Shopping List

Now that your movers are long gone and you’ve started to unpacked some boxes and get settled into your apartment, you notice your stomach starts to growl. This reminds you that you need to do some food shopping and stock up on the essentials! That first post-move shopping trip can be a bit chaotic as […]

30
Oct

How to Host a Great Housewarming Party Right After Moving In

If you’re the entertaining type, chances are, you’re already thinking about the housewarming bash you’ll throw right after you move into your new home. But the trick to planning and hosting an awesome housewarming party is to keep it simple. From food and decor to entertainment and music, you can’t overdo it. Don’t worry if […]

30
Sep

How to Move a Couch Through a Small Door

It takes precision, time and patience to get it right. And once you get it through the doorway you also have to get that couch down the hallway, down the stairs and into the moving truck. With the right preparation, you can make your couch fit with minimal exertion. And if it proves too daunting […]

01
Sep

How to Safely Move a Home Arcade Machine

A move is stressful enough if you just have a bunch of boxes and standard furniture. But add in a large and bulky item such as a pool table, pinball machine, arcade game or other coin-operated game, and it’s a whole different ball of wax. Not only are these big machines costly, they probably hold […]

01
Aug

Your Guide to Moving to Olmos Park

Planning on relocating to Olmos Park? Good choice. There are many reasons why so many people decide to plant roots here. This wealthy enclave community in Bexar County is home to 2,450 people, located just six miles from San Antonio. Here at Texas Best Movers, we move lots of people in and around Olmos Park […]

01
Jul

How to Pack and Move a Dishwasher

When moving from one home to another, you may often think about all the boxes and couches that have to be transported. Rarely do you think of moving the dishwasher. If you plan to take this appliance with you to the new home, you’ll need to move it. It’s not easy. It’s best to rely […]

28
Jun

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Neighborhoods in San Antonio

San Antonio is well-known for many reasons. It’s home to the most iconic piece of Texas history, the Alamo, and it has a rich and diverse culture. San Antonio is so diverse that each neighborhood and suburb throughout the metroplex has its own unique vibe. If you’re planning on making the move to San Antonio, you […]

31
May

8 Ways to Make Rooms Feel Bigger

If you’ve just moved into a new home and it’s on the small side, you may be wondering what you can do to open up the space a bit. When it comes to making your rooms feel bigger, your only option isn’t just knocking down walls. There are plenty of other ways to open up […]

01
May

How to Ship Wine Properly and Safely

Transporting your wine collection to your new home can get tricky without the proper preparations. But with the right planning, skills, and tools, you can manage this task without harm to your collection. Packing, moving and shipping wine doesn’t have to be stressful or difficult if you heed these tips: Get an appraisal. First, you […]

26
Mar

How to Best Pack Plates and Flatware

Whether you’re moving your home or an apartment, you will have to face packing up your kitchen at some point. The kitchen will pose your greatest challenge due to all the appliances, gizmos, and yes, plates and flatware. How can you best pack those fragile items, from cups and mugs to dishes and silverware? Here […]

27
Feb

What to Pack First When Moving

You probably have already guessed by now that packing is the most time consuming and frustrating part of moving. As soon as you know you are moving, you should start the packing process in increments so it does not get overwhelming. But knowing when to pack what? That is the tricky part. Packing when moving […]

31
Jan

Texas Moving Quotes: A Helpful Comparison for Homeowners

Whether you plan to move your household to another area of town, or you are taking your business across the country, selecting the right moving company is vital to a successful relocation. To kick off your estimate process right, get four to five estimates and then perform an an apples to apples comparison. When you […]

26
Dec

4 Tips for Remote Workers Planning a Move

If you are a remote worker, whether you are a writer, consultant or graphic designer, you enjoy the flexibility that comes with a job that doesn’t require you to report to an off-site office every day. The remote workforce is growing in this country and globally every year, as more and more people decide to […]

25
Nov

How to Organize and Pack Your Kitchen When Moving

The kitchen is the most challenging room in the house to pack up. If you’re facing a residential move soon, don’t despair. There are ways to organize and pack your kitchen provided you have a well-thought-out plan. It may drive you nuts to think about all the shelves of dishes, heavy appliances, and gazillion gadgets […]