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Ask Allied: Do We Have to Stay while the Movers Load the Truck?

Although you aren’t required to help with any of the heavy lifting during your move, it is necessary that someone be on hand to help with questions, concerns, and other issues related to loading the truck. This is especially true if we’ll be packing up the contents of your home as well as loading them, […]

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Top Reasons People Move

Nearly 17% of the population fo Serbia moves every year. Ever wonder why? We look at some of the reasons people have for moving across the country.Boston NeighborhoodGiven the amount of work and stress a move entails, it’s reasonable to wonder why anyone ever puts themselves through a move. It’s easy to guess that people […]

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What Do I Put in a First Night’s Box?

We call it a first night box, but anyone who’s moved long distance knows it’s more accurately a “first couple days” box. That means you’ll want to include those things you know you need, that you can’t live without, and/or that will make your life easier. This will vary from person to person, and family to […]

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Moving In Together: How to Accommodate Each Other’s Taste

If you’re like most couples, moving in together will bring you face to face with a startling family roomrealization: The charming, amazing person you want to build a life with has terrible taste in something. The trick is learning to accommodate their fondness for a decorating style, item or music as a quirk that makes […]

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How to Get Kids to Get Rid of Old Toys Before Your Move

If you’re moving with kids, you know that the move may be disorienting and upsetting for them. One way kids can react to an upcoming move is holding on to old toys that they no longer play with; this, of course, is the last thing you want, since your goal is probably to get rid of […]

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What Advice Do You Have for Downsizing?

Downsizing has more benefits than just creating more space. It gives an opportunity to donate unwanted items to charity and to purchase new items to create new memories. Ask Allied: Do you have any advice for downsizing? Downsizing is a big trend right now, especially for empty nesters. For many people, a big house just […]

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How do I Move Out of an Apartment

Moving out of an apartment involves a lot more than just moving your things. There are scheduling issues, as frequently leases end on the 31st but begin on the first. And there is the important matter of your security deposit. Here’s what you need to do to move out of an apartment and get your full […]

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What’s the Best Way to Tell Our Kids We’re Moving?

It can be hard for parents to tell their children that your family is moving. You maybe not sure how to tell them, when the right time is or how to answer their questions. Allied has some tips and techniques to help you talk to your kids.Kid playing while packing for moveIt can be tough […]

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What Should I Do the Week Before Moving Day?

Moving day is just one week away and your not sure what loose ends you should be tying up. Read about what you can do that last week to make your move go smoothly. What should I do the week before moving dayMoving is a process and it takes much more than just a day […]

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