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21 Tips for Preventing Damage During Your Move

21 Tips For Preventing Damage During Your Move

There’s a reason that most museums aren’t hands-on: the surest way to prevent things from being damaged is to keep them out of harm’s way. But how can you do that if you have to move your items to a new home? Preventing damage during your move might be foremost in your mind, but it doesn’t have to immobilize you. We’ve put together this comprehensive guide to keeping your home,…

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5 Signs It Might Be Time to Move Your Business

5 Signs It Might Be Time to Move Your Business

Every business needs a home. Perhaps that home is in a swanky storefront on Park Avenue; it might be in your garage. But, no matter where your company finds itself, sometimes you find that your location doesn’t feel right anymore. But how should you decide whether or not to move your business? If you’ve had even a single thought about relocating your business, take a closer look at the idea.…

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Need to move in a hurry? These last minute moving tips will have you moving like a pro.

7 Last Minute Moving Tips (Move Like a Pro!)

In a perfect world, you would always have plenty of notice before you need to move. You would have ample time to relocate for work, your landlord would never sell the place out from under you, and you’d have months to pack and prepare. But we don’t live in a perfect world. Sometimes you only get a month’s notice (or less!) to leave your current place, find a new one,…

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Tampa vs. St Petersburg (Which City is Right For You?)

Tampa vs St. Pete (Which City is Right For You?)

While they are often lumped into one metropolis, Tampa and St. Petersburg are separated by a very large gulf (well, technically it’s a bay). Because it’s one of the largest metropolitan areas in Florida, the Tampa-St. Pete area brings in a lot of new residents. A recent study by Realtor.com ranked the area as the #1 most moved-to city last year, and the 3rd most popular among Millennials. You can’t…

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Miami vs. West Palm Beach: Which City is Right for You?

Miami vs. West Palm Beach: Which City is Right For You?

When most “outsiders” think of Florida, they think of South Florida. The beaches, palm trees, tropical drinks, and thriving nightlife often conjure up thoughts of one city: Miami! But, just one hour north you hit another Floridian gem: West Palm Beach. In our last article, we looked at Miami and Fort Lauderdale, but this week, we’ll be focusing on Miami vs. West Palm Beach. Both cities have plenty to offer,…

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Miami vs. Fort lauderdale: Which City is Right for You?

Miami vs. Fort Lauderdale: Which City is Right For You?

Palm trees, laid back lifestyle, tropical breezes, sandy shores…South Florida is calling your name! But which city is right for you and your family? In this article, we’ll be comparing and contrasting Miami vs. Fort Lauderdale. The cities may only be a 35-minute drive apart, but they’re as different as night and day. Read on to find out which one is the best choice for you.   Jobs Tourism continues…

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Moving to Jacksonville? First, read this article to see all the great things about Jax. Then, call Cento Family Moving to help get you there.

Moving to Jacksonville

You’re the proud owner of a crisp new diploma. You want to settle down in a city with a strong job market and good blend of Northerners and Southerners. You don’t want to deal with too many tourists or snowbirds but you aren’t willing to give up Florida’s beaches and spring-like winters. You should definitely think about moving to Jacksonville. Nestled snugly on the St. John’s River, Jacksonville is also…

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moving to south dakota

Moving to South Dakota

While Vermont, Oregon, and Washington D.C. are still popular places to move, one state emerged as a new winner in 2016. According to United Van Line’s annual moving survey, South Dakota topped the list of most popular moving destination. So why are so many people moving to South Dakota? Other than Mount Rushmore, what’s so great about “The Mount Rushmore State”? As it turns out, plenty.   Jobs As the…

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These green moving tips are a surefire way to rock your move while also saving the planet.

Green Moving Tips to Save the Earth (& Rock Your Move!)

Let’s face it: moving isn’t the most “eco-friendly” job. You want to protect your stuff from breaking, ripping, or getting stained, but you hate the thought of throwing out all the boxes, styrofoam peanuts, and bubble wrap that such a safe move requires. What you need are some green moving tips that will keep your stuff safe without harming the earth. Why Should I Move “Greener”? When faced with an…

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Top Reasons to Move to Austin [Infographic]

Our friends at Austin Party Ride have an awesome infographic and some great information on why you might want to move to Austin. Check it out: Everything’s big in Texas, and Austin is no different. You’ll notice that in this city, people tend to take one good thing and push it up a notch, making it larger than life. Music festivals, like Austin City Limits and SXSW, have entertained not…

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