Moving Tips & Articles

Need expert moving advice? You’ve come to the right place. 

If you’ve started planning a move, you are going to need expert advice from professional movers. Mayflower agents are some of the best in the business and have years of experience moving families - like yours - through every imaginable scenario. 

If you can’t find the advice you are looking for, feel free to reach out to one of our local movers to ask questions. They are always happy to help guide you through the process.

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Home entertainment has evolved significantly over the past decade. Advances in internet technology have changed when, where and how we consume television. On-demand trends that emerged with wired services like Tivo have developed into expansive networks of streaming video feeds, offering personalized entertainment at a fraction of the cost of traditional services.

Not surprisingly, more and more people are being lured back into metropolitan areas. After all, it is easy to see the benefits of “downtown” living with its prime offerings of restaurants, museums and the arts, not to mention its proximity to major urban employers. But, if you are about to become a city dweller, you should be aware of the challenges of locating or relocating in an urban area.
Making a choice between moving companies can be extremely stressful, especially if this is your first move. But do not worry – we have put our years of experience into these important tips you should keep in mind when choosing among moving companies and how to avoid moving scams.
If you are a first-time home buyer, you are probably excited, thrilled and nervous about this big step. Mayflower is here to help with some tips and advice on how to avoid some common mistakes in moving into your first home.
With any move, there are safety concerns for persons and personal belongings. But women on the move may be particularly vulnerable to burglaries—either during the move itself or once they are settled into their new homes. These precautions may offer some insight.
Moving can be a workout! Packing up and moving an entire home can be an overwhelming process. The good news is all of the heavy lifting and organizing adds up to some pretty hefty workouts. Check out how many calories you burn moving furniture and packing boxes; we bet it is more than you think.
Moving disrupts your normal routine and generates feelings of uncertainty as you enter uncharted waters. The following suggestions may help make the move less stressful – and save you from needing a bottle of aspirin on the big day.
An estimated 43 million Americans move annually and approximately 40 percent of those moves are job-related. Mayflower Moving offers these helpful tips when it comes to negotiating your moving expenses.
With any move, there are safety concerns for persons and personal belongings. But movers particularly vulnerable to burglaries and identity theft—either during the move itself or once they are settled into their new homes. These precautions may offer some insight.

An investment in home security deserves your time and careful attention. Not only is your family’s security at stake, but your wallet may need some protection as well. Unfortunately for the time-strapped mover, the research process has been complicated by all of the newest options in home security technology.