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12 Moving Tips for an Easier Move

12 Moving Tips For an Easier Move

It happens to everyone at some point. You begin to outgrow that starter home you purchased after your wedding. The kids have all moved out and your home is too much for you to handle. Maybe your job is relocating you to another state. Whatever the reason, you have to move. And you’re not looking forward to it. Hey, we get it. (Not everyone loves moving as much as we…

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Things Your Moving Company Won't Move

Things Moving Companies Won’t Move

Hiring a moving company is a great way to remove some of the stress of relocating your belongings, but it doesn’t mean you won’t have to do any work. There are certain things moving companies won’t move (called “non-allowables”) which means you will have to move them (or dispose of them) yourself. These laws and guidelines exist to keep your stuff safe during transport, as well as to reduce the…

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Orlando Movers = Peace of Mind

When is the last time you moved? Sometime this year, maybe the year before that? Moving is one of the many inevitable aspects of life, whether you live in an apartment, condo, or house; at some point, you’ll be moving! In fact, every year about 43 million Americans move. That is more than 15% of the population. So, if you think about it in terms of your neighbors, some of…

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Packing a Garage

When you’re planning a move, packing the garage is probably the most dreaded of all tasks. Dust, cobwebs, sharp objects, bulky equipment, and the constant fear of spiders are enough to put even a Buddhist monk on-edge. But there are ways of making this chore a little easier. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite tips for getting your garage, patio, and storage shed packed up and on the truck…

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Packing Bedrooms

When you think about it, bedrooms contain our most-used possessions—clothes, jewelry, kids’ toys—and they’re where we spend about third of our lives (or more, if you’re a surly teenager). Packing bedrooms carefully is an important step toward protecting your clothes and bedding from damage. Following these tips from Cento Family Moving & Storage will ensure the safe transport of your most treasured things.   Clothes Clothes going into suitcases or…

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Packing Your Home Office

Whether you work from home or not, the home office is where some of the most sensitive information and items are kept, so preparing for a move will likely involve some strategic planning. Computer equipment and bank statements alike must be moved safely and securely, or it could cost you. Following these simple tips from Cento Family Moving & Storage when packing your home office will help keep you in…

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Packing the Bathroom

At first glance, packing the bathroom might seem like the easiest job to tackle when planning your move. After all, there’s no furniture to take with you and towels are super light. But then you open your medicine cabinet and see just how many little things you own: old medications, leaky shampoo bottles, little canisters of floss and Q-tips…. Well, with a little bit of know-how (and the right materials)…

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Packing the Kitchen & Dining Room

Arguably the most-used room in the house, the kitchen/dining room can be difficult to pack up. Because you use your dishes and cups every day, it’s just as important not to break anything as it is to eat off of paper plates for a few days while everything is in boxes. Cento Family Moving & Storage values your flatware and fine china as much as you do, so we’ve put…

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