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Learn more about moving to help with your relocation. At Colonial Van Lines, we provide the moving resources you need to make your move a smooth one. From tips on how to pack your most important belongings to easy ideas on how to make your new home feel more like home, we’d love to be your guide to everything related to moving.

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Helpful Moving Tips for Home and Business Owners

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Whether you’re looking for a local or a cross-country mover, our blog will help you find a trustworthy relocation partner. It offers up-to-date information on topics, such as moving heavy equipment safely, furniture packing tips, moving into smaller spaces, enjoying a stress-free moving day, and more.

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How to Understand Moving Company Quotes

How to Understand Moving Company Quotes

Hiring a professional mover for your moving needs can cost between a few hundred and several thousand dollars. Knowing the real cost of your relocation is crucial. This will make it possible for you to budget and plan accordingly. To avoid any unexpected charges, individuals are often advised to get quotes from different moving companies.
Cross Country Long Distance Mover Reviews That Tell It All

Cross Country Long Distance Mover Reviews That Tell It All

Let’s face it. Any cross-country long-distance mover can tell you its services are the best. So how do you know that you’re not hiring just any cross-country long-distance moving company? Ok, so we admit it. Colonial Van Line’s website might be full of information about our full-service long-distance moving, experienced, dependable movers, free transparent rate
Long Distance Moving to San Jose, California

Long Distance Moving to San Jose, California

Way back in1968, Dionne Warwick and Burt Bacharach asked the immortal question, “Do You Know the Way to San Jose?” Now, they obviously had no way of foreseeing the rise of Google Map, which would show everyone the most direct route to San Jose. They also did not foresee the size of the ear worm
Why Invest in Cross Country Moving Services?

Why Invest in Cross Country Moving Services?

Moving across country DIY? Now, what could go wrong with that?  Disassembling and reassembling furniture, moving heavy boxes up and downstairs, spending nights in hotel rooms, having to eat at Denny’s? And that’s just getting started! If you’re thinking of cross country moving, cross country moving services are a must-have! Cross Country Moving Services Pay
Long Distance Moving to San Antonio

Long Distance Moving to San Antonio

San Antonio, a city that should have the motto: “What? We’ve got more than the Alamo, you know.” And it’s true. While the site of the famous stand certainly ranks as one of the more well-known San Antonio sites, it’s not the only one. That would be a severe problem for tourists. Dad: “Look, kids,
Long Distance Moving To Seattle

Long Distance Moving To Seattle

Seattle, a city whose motto could be: “What’s Wrong with Overcast? Don’t You Enjoy Mother Nature?” Located in Washington state, Seattle enjoys the reputation of being relatively easy-going, politically moderate/liberal, and hosting a diverse culture of people. And there’s rain. Lots of rain. Rain and big clouds. If Phoenix, Arizona, is the Valley of the
Cross Country Reputable Moving Companies You Can Trust

Cross Country Reputable Moving Companies You Can Trust

Moving across the country or over a long distance can be a huge task. For a successful move, choosing the ideal cross country mover is vital. In fact, you need to ensure that you work with cross country reputable moving companies that possess the required experience to handle your moving needs. Furthermore, there is a
Long Distance Moving To Charlotte

Long Distance Moving To Charlotte

Charlotte, North Carolina. Where downtown gets referred to as Uptown. Fun fact: in the city’s earliest days, most of the trading in goods and services at Trade and Tryon, where disputes got settled at the courthouse and the market did brisk business. People heading to the market would say they were going “up to town.”
The Search is Over for Reputable Long Distance Moving Companies

The Search is Over for Reputable Long Distance Moving Companies

desire to appear.” Sound like Greek to you? While Socrates may not have been too familiar with modern English, his message is still quite relevant. A reputation doesn’t start with the bells and whistles. A reputation is about integrity first, the bells and whistles come later. As a reputable long-distance moving company, Colonial Van Lines
Culture Shock Moving To Dallas

Culture Shock Moving To Dallas

Dallas has a reputation. Even if you’ve never set foot in the state of Texas before, odds are good you’ve heard of Dallas and its reputation for being grand, a large and diverse metropolis that somehow blends the rustic Texas cowboy culture to the streamlined 21st century business and artistic culture. Every major American city
Personal Relocation Services with Professional Expertise

Personal Relocation Services with Professional Expertise

The days of “If you want something done right, do it yourself” are over. Nowadays, not only will you find someone who can do the job as you would have done it yourself, but oftentimes better. While to many,  a personalized service seems like a luxury,  a personalized relocation service is closer to a necessity.
Long Distance Moving to Phoenix

Long Distance Moving to Phoenix

If you happen to think of the state of Arizona as nothing but desert, moving to Phoenix will quickly relieve you of such ideas. The urban area does a splendid job of showcasing the very best the state of Arizona has to offer; it’s a gleaming city, but there’s no doubt it’s set in the
What do the Top National Moving Companies do differently?

What do the Top National Moving Companies do differently?

What sets a moving company apart from the rest? Burlier movers, bigger trucks, fancier uniforms? If only it were so easy. While many moving companies look the part, some play it better than others. The top national moving companies are the ones that pay special attention to their customers. Needless to say, it takes more
Genius Hacks and Solutions for Moving Furniture

Genius Hacks and Solutions for Moving Furniture

Certain things in life just stand to reason. One is that nothing can fit inside something smaller than itself, and another is that what goes in should be able to come out. However, when you’re moving furniture those two apparent truisms seem to contradict each other. Somehow, your furniture has gotten into your house, yet
Helping Your Child Design Their New Room

Helping Your Child Design Their New Room

A kid’s bedroom is their kingdom. This is the place where a lot of cherished, fond memories are formed. Also, a kid’s personality is molded by what their first, immediate surroundings appear like. This is why it is important to create a kid’s bedroom design that features their favorite toys, colors, artwork, beloved furniture, soft
How to Design a Peaceful Living Space in Your New Home

How to Design a Peaceful Living Space in Your New Home

These days, we are often overwhelmed by the stress of work and the hectic woes of life. Retiring at a quiet, peaceful, and tranquil atmosphere is exactly what you need. If you are moving into a new home, it is essential that your living room has an appealing and relaxing design. However, the design involves
Long Distance Moving To Wisconsin

Long Distance Moving To Wisconsin

Wisconsin, a state that should have the motto:  “What? We Really Like Cheese.” Actually, the motto is “Forward,” which works as both the direction towards the future, which is inspirational, and something to yell at the car in front of you that doesn’t move when the light turns green, which is practical. It’s also serves
Tips for Organizing Your Garage

Tips for Organizing Your Garage

The garage. By definition, it’s a place for storing motor vehicles. More commonly, it’s a place for storing everything in your house that you’re either not sure what to do with or see no need for in the near future.  Theoretically, there’s nothing wrong with that; most garages make excellent places for storing the miscellaneous
Long Distance Moving to Mississippi

Long Distance Moving to Mississippi

Mississippi, a state that should have the motto: “You get brownie points for writing ‘Mississippi’ without spellcheck.” The actual motto is “Virtute et armis,” which means “By valor and arms” and sounds more impressive; when it comes to mottos, desserts can’t compete with weapons. Known for its agriculture background and rich history, the geography of
Organize your Move with Color Coding

Organize your Move with Color Coding

Remember way back in kindergarten when the teachers taught you how to categorize? They would give you buttons and ask you to sort them according to size, shape, and color. Now that you’re all grown up and moving to a new house, you may start to see those skills paying off. When your organizing for
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