Monthly Archives: February 2011

Got a storage unit? Make sure it’s properly insured

One of the biggest mistakes people make when they decide to store their extra stuff in a storage unit: They assume that their belongings are insured by the facility. Nope. The storage facility has nothing to do with insurance, according … Continue reading

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Favorite moving quote

If forced to choose between childbirth and moving a household, I’d pick childbirth any day. Both can be deeply painful and expensive experiences. But on moving day, no one offers you an epidural. And labor tends to produce a wonderful … Continue reading

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Never transport a refrigerator on it’s side

A refrigerator should never be layed down for transport or storage. Always transport or store in the upright position. If the refrigerator has been moved on its side, put refrigerator upright and into position. DO NOT PLUG REFRIGERATOR BACK IN! … Continue reading

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Deducting moving expenses

Always talk to your tax accountant before deducting your moving expenses. Even if you don’t itemize income tax deductions you could deduct moving -related expenses. Your move must meet the following: * You must be moving because of a job. … Continue reading

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