St. Pete Moving & Storage Blog

Ways to Meet Your Neighbors in a New Town

One of the most difficult things about moving is leaving your friends and neighbors behind—but there is always a bright side. In a new location, you have a chance to meet a whole new group of friends, but some people find it difficult to meet new people. Once the moving help has left, it’s time to f...

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Moving Your Unique, Fragile, or Bulky Items

Packing and transporting your household’s belongings can be a stressful process. Navigating the scope of your relocation can be made even more daunting when you have unique items to move. Whether you’re relocating fragile items such as antiques and china, or facing the prospect of moving a safe or o...

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How to Make Packing Enjoyable

Whether you are moving locally, long-distance or internationally, preparing for your relocation can be completely overwhelming. Between keeping up with your day-to-day life and packing everything you own into boxes, it’s no wonder that stress and anxiety accompany a move. Fortunately, the household...

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What to Purge Before Your Move

Inkless pens, shoes with holes, and that free t-shirt from your company’s picnic 10 years ago are all obvious purges when you’re about to move to a new home. But what about the less-obvious items? St. Pete Moving & Storage has worked with hundreds of families on their household moves, so we’ve p...

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Creative Ways to Use Boxes After Your Move

After planning a move, you most likely have a great deal of leftover boxes and moving supplies. While many simply recycle their boxes, here at St. Pete Moving and Storage, we think it’s more fun to re-purpose those boxes for family fun! Take an afternoon after moving in to enjoy your new home and tr...

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How to Make an International Move Easier

Moving to another country comes with all sorts of uncertainties and trepidations. If you’re considering an international move, you’re probably asking questions like, “Will I be able to fit in?” or, “How will I make friends?” Thankfully, some issues have simpler solutions than others. When it comes t...

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Best Items to Donate During Your Move

Moving presents the perfect opportunity to sort through your belongings, clean up, and start fresh. As you pack, you’ll have the chance to go through each room and rid your home of any items collecting dust. It’s a therapeutic, refreshing experience, but what do you do with the items that are still...

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