Seasonal & Holidays
Tags: back to school, beyonce, boxes, candy, costumes, DIY Thursday, DIYT, DIYThursday, Everybody's How-To's, free boxes, good neighbors, Halloween, home projects, Humor, kids, new home, new homeowners, painting tips, robot, school, spooky, tetris, witch
Halloween is just around the corner (18 days to be exact…) and if you just moved in or still have a few moving boxes to unpack, this post is for you! Instead of throwing away those last few boxes, we want to challenge you to up-cycle them into the most amazing Halloween costume that your new, impressionable neighborhood has ever seen!
Yep, forget spending big bucks online or at a costume shop. With a little creativity and some leftover boxes, we are confident you can fashion one of these looks. Check out the tutorials below each image! (Except for Beyonce. There’s only one Beyonce.)
Tags: bb-8, bb8, force awakens, get organized, good neighbors, Humor, moving tips, moving truck sizes, new home, new homeowners, star wars
With The Force Awakens raking in over $2 billion worldwide, it’s pretty clear that people have Star Wars fever. So we figured it was a good time to share some moving tips from the epic franchise. Because if they can move from planet to planet, then you can totally handle a move to a nearby neighborhood. No force needed. (more…)
Tags: apartment move, get organized, good neighbors, home projects, Humor, moving tips, new home, new homeowners, packing tips
We’re doing the ultimate #TBT today. Yep, we’re throwing it back to all of the best blog posts from the past year. We’ve tackled all kinds of crazy stuff here on the HireAHelper blog. It’s been jam-packed with moving tips, filled to the brim with cost-saving strategies, and loaded with articles meant to make your next move better & easier!
So let’s take a look at some of our favorite posts from 2015. In no particular order… (more…)
Tags: danny tanner, downsizing, full house, fuller house, good neighbors, Humor, new neighbors, real estate tips, reasons to move, san francisco
Fellow Full House Fans… this one’s for YOU!
As we all patiently wait for Full House 2 (aka “Fuller House”) to hit Netflix, we thought we would take a stroll down memory lane to see if the infamous Danny Tanner and family could help provide us loyal fans some valuable moving advice.
Here’s a top ten list of advice that will guide you in answering that magic, million dollar question…
“How do I know when it’s time to move?” (more…)
Seasonal & Holidays
Tags: father's day, home projects, Humor, hybrid moving, packing tips, protecting belongings
Dads always seem to have the magic touch to solve any problem.
My toilet is leaking… I’ll take care of it.
My printer is jammed… got it.
There’s a weird light on my dashboard that looks like this –> (!). … Oh, no problem.
If his tool box can’t fix it, then his unmatched problem solving skills are bound to do the trick. And moving advice is no different for these Mr. Fix-its. In honor of Father’s Day, we thought we would take this opportunity to pick the brains of DADs and see if they could provide us with some of their go-to moving tricks and tips to help make your next move a successful one. In typical Dad style, these gentlemen delivered and even managed to make moving advice entertaining. #OhDad
With no further ado, here are the words of wisdom from these admirable men… real moving advice from dads! (more…)
Mover Stories, Moving Stories
Tags: apartment move, broken furniture, downsizing, furniture pads, Humor, moving labor, packing furniture, protecting furniture
My first year of college, my roommates had an amazing giant couch they wanted to move in to our third floor apartment suite. The living room itself was big enough. Unfortunately, the 3 flights of stairs weren’t.
Luckily my roommates were engineering majors (aka insatiable problem solvers). They had the window disassembled and rope hung out the window opening within minutes.
We got an email this week from NES movers with some pictures of a recent move involving a similarly tricky multi-story furniture move situation. They handled it like the pros that they are! (more…)
Moving Advice, Seasonal & Holidays
Tags: basketball, family moving tips, Humor, inspiration, march madness, Moving Checklist, ncaa
It’s March and whether you’re a basketball fan or not, you’re probably swept up in the madness of the tournament. Filling out brackets, rooting for underdogs, and cheering your top picks onto victory are all a part of the craziness of the tourney (or you just love sandwiches). After thinking about all of the “madness” that comes with the NCAA it got us thinking…moving & March madness have a lot more in common than you’d think.
Here are 7 March Madness inspired moving tips to make your upcoming move a BIG WIN!