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    "Thank you for the great work. The newly painted room looks fantastic. Tom notices everything so that if there is a chance I might want something additional I can have them do it. I feel very comfortable with the guys, and as usual your company came through, does what I need done, and does not disappoint me."

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  • 12 Useful Tips for Moving Homes

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    In the process of moving? Is that dreadful, hectic day approaching? If you don't know already, but moving is one of the most stressful things a person goes through. Let's change that. Here are some tips. 

    • Move on a weekday when banks, utilities and government offices are open. U-Haul locations also offer a lower per mile rate on weekdays.
    • If you're moving locally, leave the power and water on at your old address a few extra days so you can go back and clean up after your move
    • Purchase boxes and moving supplies 2-4 weeks before your move.
    • Choose a 'packing room' ahead of time and box up a few things each day.
    • Use moving labels to mark each box with its contents and destination room.
    • To save time, rent a carpet cleaner at the same time you rent your truck.
    • If moving locally, leave your pets with a friend on moving day. Animals can become confused and frightened during a move.
    • Allow for extra braking room when driving a moving truck. Anticipate stops and allow a 3-second gap between you and the vehicle in front of you.
    • U-Haul moving trucks require up to 12 feet of overhead clearance. Watch out for drive-thru restaurant and motel over-hangs.

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