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What Do Full Packing Services Entail?

Many people dread moving because packing can be a chore. It is time consuming and you have to ensure everything is properly packed to make sure your belongings are safe and sound during transport. If you live a busy life or your move is quickly creeping up on you, you may be looking to hire a moving company to help you with packing services. At Ed's Moving and Storage, we offer full packing services. If you have never hired a company that offers full packing services, you may be unsure of what this entails. Here is what services are provided when you select this packing option:

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Planning a Winter Move? Tips for a Successful Relocation

If you’re planning a Seattle move during winter, you’ll need to prepare extensively. Successful completion of a winter relocation requires a few additional steps that you typically don’t need to worry about when you move during any other time of the year.

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Moving 101: Frequently Asked Questions

If you’re planning a relocation, you’ve probably compiled more than a few questions about the process. And even if you feel confident you know what you’re doing, chances are a question or two will pop up somewhere along the line.

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5 Benefits of Hiring a Long-Distance Moving Company

So you’re planning a long-distance move? How exciting! But have you thought about the logistics of getting your belongings to a new home that’s hundreds or even thousands of miles away? If not, you should know that without some kind of professional assistance, long-distance relocations can be challenging, remarkably stressful, and in some cases, downright overwhelming.

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Conventional vs. Climate-Controlled Storage: Why It Matters for Your Possessions

Need to store some of your belongings for a while? Don’t have the storage space you need at home? Then renting a self-storage unit is likely your best bet for keeping your things safe. But all storage solutions are not created equal, and if you want the best protection for your possessions, you must choose the right type of unit.

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Why You Should Pack One Room at a Time When You Move

Do you have a relocation on the horizon? Are you planning to pack and move without the assistance of a professional moving company? If so, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with packing best practices, so you can properly protect your belongings while saving yourself considerable time and frustration.

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6 Steps for Preparing for Your Upcoming Move

Are you planning a move sometime this year? Then you should know the key to a successful move is to prepare weeks or months in advance and slowly work your way toward your move date. Getting started with the planning and preparation process at least three months in advance can help you avoid excessive move stress, save money, and enjoy the smoothest relocation possible.

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The Pros of Using Storage Units

Sometimes you simply need additional room to house your belongings. This can be for a myriad of reasons, including relocations, moves, downsizing, or simply temporary storage while you work to sort out living arrangements. Whatever the reason, a storage unit is a great option to hou

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Tips for Moving for Military Service Members

Moving can be a chore, and that’s especially true when you have to do it frequently. Packing up an entire house full of stuff, transporting your belongings hundreds or even thousands of miles, and settling into a new, unfamiliar area can be tough. Fortunately, there are some simple things you can do to make your military relocations as simple and stress free as possible. 

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Tips for Moving Your Most Valuable Items

If your family is like most, you probably have some items in your home that you cherish above all others. And when you move, there’s always a risk that some of your things will suffer damage during the process. That’s why it’s so important to take extra precautions when packing, transporting, and even storing your valuables to ensure those items make it through your move unharmed.

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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: