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Moving to Atlanta from DC

Posted on: March 18, 2019

Making your long-distance move from the DC area to Atlanta doesn’t have to be the headache you expect it to be. The steps to setting up a move for success are always the same, regardless of distance! Follow along with the experienced movers from Georgetown Moving and Storage Company while we provide the basic need-to-know…

Long-Distance Relocation to Tennessee from DC, Northern VA & MD

Posted on: April 30, 2018

Long-Distance Move to TN with NoVA Georgetown Moving and Storage Company Are you considering a move to TN from Washington, DC area? Whether you’ll be relocating to Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, or maybe even Jackson, Tennessee, Georgetown Moving and Storage Company can get you there. We offer a two-day delivery service. This means that your…

7 Ways to Prepare for a Long-Distance Move

Posted on: March 12, 2018

Making a move anywhere at all is a process that takes planning, coordination, and streamlined execution. But when it comes to moving across the country or to a new state, it’s a whole different beast. It’s imperative that you know how to prepare for a long distance move if you want the whole thing to…

How to Get Ready to Move Out of College

Posted on: March 7, 2018

Before you know it, the end of the school year will be here for college students. If you are a student who lives in a dorm during the school year or the parent of a student, this means you have a move-out day coming up (even though it seems like move-in day wasn’t that long…

What to Unpack First After Moving

Posted on: February 23, 2018

The day has finally arrived when you have officially moved into your new home. Now, you find yourself surrounded by piles and piles of boxes. After making sure the rooms in your new home are cleaned and ready for you to put your belongings away, what do you unpack first? Here’s a guide to knowing…

Moving Supplies You Did Not Know You Needed

Posted on: January 29, 2018

If you have a move coming up, you’ve probably started stocking up on essential moving supplies. Boxes, tape, and packing paper are a given, but these are far from the only things you’ll need. To make your move easier, consider getting your hands on the following moving supplies you didn’t know you needed. For help…

6 Tips for Moving on a Budget

Posted on: January 25, 2018

If you just landed a job in a new city or you’ve decided your family has outgrown your house, it’s time to consider a move. Relocating your family and all your possessions is not only stressful, but also costly. Fortunately, there are ways to save on moving costs to keep your expenses and stress levels…

How Do I Pack Glass Items?

Posted on: January 20, 2018

One of the most worrisome aspects of your upcoming move is the possibility of something breaking. Glass is among the most fragile materials you’ll be bringing with you to your new home, so to ensure everything arrives in one piece, follow these tips for how to pack glass items. Stock Up on the Right Packing…

How Long Does It Take a Moving Truck to Deliver?

Posted on: January 10, 2018

Planning a long-distance move is both thrilling and nerve wracking. Your to-do list is seemingly never ending, and there are still a lot of unanswered questions, including this one: how long does it take a moving truck to deliver your belongings? The answer to this question depends on a few factors. If you’re planning a…

What to Give Away Before a Move

Posted on: January 5, 2018

Did you recently buy a new house across town or lease an apartment on the other side of the country? Whatever the case, it’s important to downsize as you anticipate the upcoming move. Take a quick look around your home. Do you love everything in it, or could you stand to part with some odds…

How to Move During Christmas

Posted on: December 22, 2017

Packing and moving is stressful no matter what time of year you relocate. Combine the hassle of moving with the hectic holiday season, and you might feel downright overwhelmed. Fortunately, you can make the move easier on your family with a few tips for moving during Christmas. If you still need to schedule your Christmas…

Do I Need Climate-Controlled Storage?

Posted on: December 11, 2017

Are you running out of room in your home to store the things that are most important to you? Whether you want to hold onto keepsakes like your wedding dress and grandpa’s old violin, or you’re saving furniture items and toys for the grandkids, it could be wise to rent out a storage unit. If…

How to Move During Thanksgiving

Posted on: November 23, 2017

If you’re moving during Thanksgiving, it’s probably not your choice. Perhaps you have to vacate your house or apartment before the end of November, and you want to take advantage of the time off from work and the kids being out of school over the long holiday weekend. Whatever your reason for moving over Thanksgiving,…

How to Protect Your Storage Items from Pests

Posted on: November 20, 2017

If you don’t have room for your mother’s hope chest or the rocking chair you plan to pass on to your grandkids, one option is to put these items in storage. The possessions that you choose to store away—rather than sell—are important to you. The last thing you want is for rats to bore a…

Tips for Storing Your Art While Moving

Posted on: November 18, 2017

The art hanging in your home is probably among your most prized possessions. This means you must take good care of each painting, print, and poster during your upcoming move. Not sure how? Just follow these tips for packing, moving, and storing art correctly. To learn more about the packing and storage services we offer…

What Is the Average Moving Cost?

Posted on: November 15, 2017

Moving is a tremendous task that takes careful planning. On top of this, moving requires financial preparation, which can be the most significant factor of all, depending on how large and far your move is. For help estimating the cost of your upcoming move, please contact Georgetown Moving and Storage at (703) 466-0575. Factors that…

How Long Does It Take to Move Out of an Apartment?

Posted on: November 12, 2017

With the end of your lease looming, you have an important decision to make: will you sign a new contract for another year, or will you move to a new apartment? Whether you’re hoping to take advantage of a lower price or better amenities elsewhere—or it’s simply time to return home after a semester at…

7 Ways to Pack a Mirror

Posted on: November 10, 2017

When it comes to preparing your house for a move, some belongings are easier to pack than others. Small breakables can be wrapped and packed tightly in a box for their protection, but what about large fragile items like mirrors and picture frames? To avoid being left with dangerous shards of glass—not to mention seven…

How Many Moving Boxes Do I Need?

Posted on: November 8, 2017

Furniture and appliances are the most substantial things you need to move, but the remainder of your belongings must be packed in boxes for safe transport. If you plan to purchase high-quality moving boxes, overestimating the amount you need could be a costly mistake, but underestimating could leave you scrambling for more boxes at the…

Storage for Empty Nesters

Posted on: November 6, 2017

Every time you go through a transitional period in life, you must reassess your belongings and decide what’s worth holding on to. For instance, when you got married, you combined belongings with your spouse and got rid of duplicate items. When your first child was born, your priorities changed, and you converted the study or…

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