Category: Packing Tips

How to Properly Pack Your Fragile Items When Moving

Family packing fragile items

Packing can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you’re about to move your entire household across the country! One question you might have as you start planning your packing procedure is how best to deal with delicate and fragile items—you don’t want those expensive heirlooms, family keepsakes and electronics to break in-transit to your new… Read more »

Checklist for an Easy Move

Whether you’re re-locating to a new city or just moving around the block, packing up your life can be a daunting task. After years of helping families move from one place to the next, Highland Worldwide has some experience in this area, which is why we have put together a list of tips and tricks… Read more »

What Not to Pack When Moving

Things to Avoid When Packing Up For a Move

Once you decide it’s time to move to a new place, you’ll have a long list of things to do to get ready for moving day. Of course, the biggest item on the list is to pack up all of your belongings. But do you really need to pack every single item you own? What… Read more »

Moving Mistakes You Should Avoid

Moving Mistakes You Should Avoid

There’s a fair amount of advice on the internet about how to prepare for a move, and we’ve covered that topic a couple of times here on our Highland Van & Storage blog. Today, we’re going to take a slightly different approach. We’re highlighting the top moving mistakes made time and time again by people… Read more »

How to Get Organized Before Your Move

How to Get Organized Before Your Move

Moving soon? Don’t worry, moving might seem like a really stressful thing to go through but if you make a plan and stick to it, it’ll be quick and painless. No one likes to put all of their belongings in boxes and haul them across town, but moving can be exciting if you just get… Read more »

Tips for Packing Your Garage

Tips for Packing Your Garage

If you’re planning a move in the coming weeks or months, there’s a lot on your mind, and you may not have a strategy yet for tackling one of the trickiest rooms to pack: the garage. The garage is often the last room packed in any move, and homeowners typically put it off for many… Read more »

How to Make Moving Easier on Your Children

How to Make Moving Easier on Your Children

Moving is not a simple task. Unlike some of your other simple home-improvement projects, the list of things that need to be accomplished before and during your move adds up. But, it’s important to remember that the process of moving is overwhelming to everyone, including your kids. For some kids, moving to a new home… Read more »