Entries by Alison Petrash

Tips to Make Your Office Move Smoother

The best advice for moving an office is to enlist your employer to hire office movers and have your documents, electronics, and other belongings professionally handled. However, if you’re a freelancer or entrepreneur on a budget, you can follow these tips to make your office move smoother. First, check out our instructions for packing an […]

How to Pack an Office for Moving

Whether you’re moving from a traditional workplace to a home office or the other way around, there are special measures to take when packing office equipment, heavy books, and potentially sensitive files. Check out these tips to pack an office like a professional so you can make the move without losing anything important. Gather Your […]

How to Pack a Kitchen Like a Professional Mover

Once you’ve followed our steps for organizing a kitchen for moving, the next step is to learn how to pack one like a pro. With all the fragile and heavy items in a kitchen, it’s easiest to leave packing one to professionals, but here’s how to pack a kitchen yourself and minimize the chance of […]

How to Organize a Kitchen for Moving

The kitchen is one of the most difficult rooms in a house to pack. It contains items you may need to use up until moving day, and many items in a kitchen are perishable, fragile, or require some heavy lifting, like large appliances. For large kitchen moves, it’s best to leave the hard work to […]

Why You Should Hire Professional Fine Art Movers

Why is it important to hire professional movers to handle your fine art? Unless you have professional experience packing and shipping art, you’re leaving it at risk for damage that will degrade its value or even destroy it, and you may even damage your home in the process. It’s just as risky to hire movers […]

4 Tips for Moving with Cats and Dogs

Pets seem to realize something is going on once we start packing. They may already be aware that change is afoot. Use these tips to keep your cat or dog calm during a long-distance move and help them adjust to their new environment. 1. Do your research and make a plan. Does your new neighborhood […]

9 Safe Family Fall Activities in Cleveland

If you’re concerned about keeping your family safe this fall, here are 10 low-risk, outdoor fall fun activities in Cleveland that you can enjoy while social distancing. Just be sure to adhere to safety guidelines and bring your hand sanitizer for the more hands-on activities. 1. Pumpkin Festival Enjoy the corn maze, all-you-can-carry pumpkins, and […]

Where to Drop Off Donations in Cleveland

If you’re one of many people across the United States who just discovered the Marie Kondo method, you probably have a lot of extra clothing and household objects on your hands. You can give your gently used belongings a new life by donating them to someone in need. Here’s where to drop off donations in […]

Use the Marie Kondo Method to Declutter Before Moving

Have you read The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo, or learned about the KonMari method by watching the Tidying Up With Marie Kondo Netflix series? Even if you haven’t experienced the magic yourself, your friends and relatives have probably been sharing pictures left and right of their perfectly folded clothes standing vertically […]