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12 Moving Tips for Moving in Los Angeles

Moving in Los Angeles can be stressful. LA is a big city, with high rent and housing prices, lots of competition, and not a lot of parking space. All of this makes moving a home a little more stressful. However, we found this great guide of 12 moving tips for your Los Angeles move from About.com Interior Decorating that we wanted to share. Hope you enjoy! “Make a list. Write everything down! You’ll thank yourself … Continue reading >>>

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Moving Checklist for Your Los Angeles Move

Moving in Los Angeles is pretty stressful. Not only are housing prices expensive, but with the recent real estate market, there are not many options out there. Even if you are moving to a rental, there are many things to consider when planning your LA move. Finding the best Los Angeles movers is very important, but there are also many other things you need to do before your move. Upack provides a great eight week … Continue reading >>>

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How to Pack Cups For Your Move in Los Angeles

You’re moving and you want to do as much of the packing as you can yourself. Maybe you want to save money, or maybe you don’t trust anyone else to do so. When it comes to packing your kitchen, one of the hardest items to pack are cups. Due to their odd shape and fragile nature, Sterlin Van Lines gives a great overview of how to pack for your LA move. How to Pack Cups … Continue reading >>>

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How to Hoist a Couch for Your Los Angeles Move

If you are moving in Los Angeles, and you have a couch that is too big to fit through your doorway or through a hall or stairwell, you should look for movers Los Angeles CA to hoist your couch through your balcony. Big City Moving Company has great advice on how to hoist a sofa. “1. Thoroughly Wrap The Sofa With Furniture Pads and Shrink Wrap Performing a hoist can put a lot of stress … Continue reading >>>

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Importance of Shrink Wrap for Your LA Move

Check out what Moving Today says about the importance of shrink wrap for your LA move.   Use the right tools for the job You may think that moving furniture is nothing more than lifting a piece up and putting it where you want it, but it’s surprisingly easy to damage your belongings doing just that. You can bump a piece of furniture, drop it or scrape it as you’re moving it. There’s no guarantee … Continue reading >>>

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How to Find a Reputable Moving Company in LA

Movingscam.com published a great article about how to find a reputable moving company in LA, check it out here:   Moving is a very stressful and expensive experience, and if you don’t take precautions it can quickly turn into a nightmare. So how do you find a moving company that you can trust with everything that you own and feel safe in your decision? While we always recommend moving yourself if possible, or using a … Continue reading >>>

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Melrose Moving Featured on San Fernando Valley Scoop

Melrose Moving was just featured in San Fernando Valley Scoop’s Holiday Gift Guide! Do you have a friend, relative, or co-worker that is planning a move in Los Angeles? Give a thoughtful gift this year, and purchase a gift certificate for their upcoming move. Melrose Moving is a licensed and insured moving company; they are reliable and affordable. Call them today to purchase a gift certificate in any denomination at 800.431.3920 or e-mail them at … Continue reading >>>

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Piano Movers in LA

  Moving a piano is hard work! Make sure to find professional piano movers!

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How to Pack Art For Your Los Angeles Move

Many people don’t think ahead when it comes to packing and moving art in LA. The common thought is to put a painting in a box, or wrap it with a blanket. However, art can get damaged if not properly wrapped and moved. Professional art galleries often hire commercial movers Los Angeles to pack and move art pieces. Movers will have special protective supplies to protect the item while in transit. However, if you want … Continue reading >>>

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Packing Supplies List For Your LA Move

The scenario is typically the same, your move is quickly approaching, and you have no idea how to start packing. Whether moving home or office, hiring professional residential or office movers Los Angeles , you want to start collecting needed supplies to prepare for moving day. But where do you start? We recommend making an inventory list of all the items you are moving. Figure out what from your furniture, clothes, dishes, etc., you want … Continue reading >>>

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