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Moving Houseplants

Happy plants, happy move. When moving, taking care of houseplants and preserving their health can be complex. From indoor to outdoor plants, we provide some helpful tips and a timeline to make sure your plants stay as healthy as possible during your move. Make sure you take advantage of our handy checklist at the bottom of this…

May 17, 2018
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Tips For Moving With Animals

Cats & Dogs Cats and dogs can be taken with you in your car if it’s a shorter move. If you transport them this way, remember to take the following items with you: Food and water A leash for letting your pet out of the car Newspaper or sheets to keep your car clean Animals…

May 16, 2018
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Protecting the Environment

The following tips will to help you protect the environment and reduce your carbon footprint before, during, and after your move. Home Rinse disposable diapers before throwing them away. Turn off the water while brushing your teeth. Recycle cardboard boxes after unpacking. Use phosphate-free laundry detergent. Recycle whenever possible. Yard Sweep instead of hosing down…

May 16, 2018
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Portland Moving Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Not Taking Measurements of Your New Home Will your couch or refrigerator fit through the door? Does the desk take up three-quarters of the room? Well before moving day, measure the rooms and doorways in your new home. Then measure your furniture to ensure the house has enough clearance. Packing Heavy Items in Boxes that…

May 16, 2018
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Vetting a Portland Moving Company

Moving involves making a lot of decisions that impact the success of the experience. One decision to never take lightly is the Portland moving company you choose to help you relocate. With dozens of moving companies throughout Oregon and Washington contending for your business, asking the right questions of prospects will help you find a…

May 16, 2018
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What They Don’t Tell You About Moving to Portland

A Pacific Northwest urban hotspot, Portland is a vibrant metropolis that’s distinct from other cityscapes in the country for numerous reasons. As you stroll down the streets, the blend of historic and modern, traditional and quirky, and rustic and refined tell captivating stories. The city has endless recreational activities, a thriving cultural community and a…

May 16, 2018
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What Happens on Moving Day?

Curious about how to make moving day as easy on you and your family as possible? Our outline can help. An Early Start Moving day starts well before the movers arrive. Whether movers are packing your belonging or not, set aside items that should not go on the moving truck and label them “Do not…

May 9, 2018
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