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Your Guide to Packing Up Your Kitchen

The kitchen is always the most challenging room in the house to move. The endless shelves of dishes, heavy appliances, and numerous gadgets you have no idea where to put can drive any homeowner crazy. Ed's Moving & Storage can help you get organized with the kitchen and other rooms in the house. 

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Relocating to a New State? What You Need to Know About Interstate Moving

Are you one of the tens of thousands of Tacoma or Seattle-area residents looking to move out of the Evergreen State? No matter where you plan to go, conducting an interstate move on your own can be incredibly challenging.

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Packing Small Kitchen Appliances: Steps for Success

Of all the rooms in your home that you must pack before a move, your kitchen is probably the most challenging to tackle. Not only do you need to pack a substantial collection of fragile dishes and breakable items, but you probably also have several small appliances that require careful attention too. To help you successfully pack and transport your kitchen items, the professional movers and packers at Ed’s Moving & Storage share a few helpful tips below.

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11 Things You Should Never Do When Hiring a Moving Company

Moving is a ton of work, and for most people, it’s one of the most stressful endeavors they’ll ever undertake. That’s why moving companies exist: to help shoulder the load and stress of relocating. But hiring a great team of professional movers and packers isn’t always as straightforward as it might seem, and that’s especially true if you’ve never done it before. Are you planning to hire a moving company for the first time? You'll definitely want to avoid several things to ensure you have a great experience.

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Tips for Unloading a Moving Truck in an Apartment Complex

Unloading a moving truck in an apartment complex is no easy task. You can't pull up in the driveway and begin unloading things. And many times, you have stairs, neighbors, and other obstacles to contend with. To make moving into an apartment less challenging, we've provided some expert tips you can follow to help you navigate the moving truck a little bit easier.

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Don't Strain Your Back! Here’s Why You Should Hire Professional Movers

Back pain is one of the most common reasons for missed work days and general disability. It is often caused by attempting to lift, pull, or otherwise maneuver heavy loads. When you move to a new home, you have to transfer many things that can easily strain your back: heavy moving boxes, awkward and heavy furniture, rolled-up area rugs, and more. If you’re planning a move, here are a few reasons why you should consider hiring professional movers.

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7 Things to Know Before Planning an International Move

Thinking about moving overseas? Then check out 7 of the most important things anyone should know before planning an international move!

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Planning a Solo Move? 3 Tips for Moving By Yourself

If you’re getting ready to relocate on your own, there are several things you should know to make your move as simple as possible. That’s especially true if you’ve never moved by yourself before and aren’t quite sure where to start.

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5 Tips for Moving Into a Smaller Home

Whether you’ve recently realized you don’t need so much living space or have been planning to downsize for years, moving into a smaller home can be tough. That’s especially true if you’ve accumulated a lot of belongings over the years and aren’t quite sure where to start.

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5 Reasons to Invest in Climate-Controlled Storage

Got some extra stuff you need to stow away safely? Check out the many reasons you should consider renting a climate-controlled storage unit.

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Seattle / Tacoma, WA Local Movers Ed's Moving has a truck ready for you!

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Our fleet contains a variety of trucks ranging from straight (box) trucks for the smaller jobs and semi-trailers for larger jobs. Some of our services we provide for moving jobs are: