Moving Tips

How to Choose The Right Moving Company For Your Move

Hiring a moving company for your relocation can make or break the whole process. Check out our guide on choosing the right moving company for your move.

How To Determine the Right Moving Truck for Your Move

Selecting the right moving truck is imperative to reduce moving day woes and stress. Learn the five things to consider when choosing the right moving truck for your move.

PacWest Moving Featured in RedFin Article

PacWest Moving was invited by leading real estate service provider RedFin to contribute to a blog article about minimalist moving.

How To Safely Pack Your China

Protect your fragile items during the moving process using proven techniques and packing supplies designed to absorb the bumps along the way.

How to Choose the Best Packing Materials for Your Move

Knowing the differences between the types of packing materials will help you conquer the packing process.

Simple and Beautiful: How To Create a Flower Garden In 4 Easy Steps

A fun after-move project that will turn your outdoor space into a colorful and thriving garden you can appreciate all year.

How to Create an At-Home Classroom On a Budget For Your Children

Learn how to repurpose items at home to create spaces that keep your child focused and maximize learning opportunities.

Dishonesty and Deception: What You Can Do To Avoid Falling For a Moving Scam

No-shows, hostage-takeovers and property high-jacking can ruin a move. Learn how to avoid working with a moving company with bad intentions.

How To Organize and Simplify a Move Using Moving Apps

A review of apps to help you prepare, move into your new house, and settle into your new neighborhood.

Packing Antiques: How To Protect High-Value Items and Heirlooms During a Move

Antiques and other heirlooms require specialized packing materials. Learn what supplies you need to keep your one-of-a-kind items safe.

Best Places To Rent a Moving Truck Online

We provide a list of five time-tested and reputable moving rental truck companies that offer online reservation systems.

How To Move With Kids and Keep Everyone Happy

Learn why you should involve kids in the decisions of the moving process and the value of a positive attitude throughout your move.

How To Pack Artwork, Canvas Prints, and Photos Before Your Household Move

Learn about the techniques to properly and securely pack your framed artwork when you move.

Returning To Happiness: How To Cope With Homesickness After a Move

How to spot the signs of homesickness and what you can do to make it easier moving to your new home location.

Moving With Cats: How To Keep Your Feline Healthy During a Move

How herbs can calm your cat and keep them at peace for the duration of the moving process.

Mover Tips: How Much Should You Give and Alternatives To Cash

Discover the numerous ways to show movers your gratitude and guidance on how much to tip.