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Use Specialty Moving to Protect Those Special Possessions

Do you own an irreplaceable item and need to move across the country? Maybe it’s an old Steinway grand piano. Or a priceless piece of artwork. Sometimes, your can’t-replace-it possession requires an extra level of TLC a cookie-cutter, stackable-cardboard-box approach just can’t accommodate. That’s when you need specialty moving, one of the customized moving options Jackson Moving offers. Specialty groups “Specialty moving” is a catch-all phrase for relocation services designed to handle items that might best be described as falling into one or more of these categories: • luxurious • irreplaceable • extra-large • carries strong intrinsic value • needs unusual care • requires highly specialized instructions Examples include pianos, billiards.
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When Should I Tip My Professional Interstate Movers?

Tipping. It’s almost an afterthought for restaurant-goers. Unless a customer experiences either the extremes of outstanding service or substandard treatment, she usually just automatically applies a 15% or 20% tip to her bill. However, since interstate moves are few and far between in most people’s lives, individuals often aren’t sure if they should tip professional movers—or what criteria to use when reaching for their purses or wallets. Tip top When you hire a full-service moving company—such as Jacksons Moving—you’re entrusting your valuables to a mover backed by the van line Americans have relied on for 90 years: National Van Lines. We’re long-distance movers.
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Choosing the Perfect Unit For Your Storage Needs

Maybe you’ve recently downsized your home or simply outgrown your current space- no matter what it is, it looks like now you need to find a place to put all of your unwanted or rarely used items. While a storage unit is typically a short-term option, it’s still a big decision to make. At Jackson’s Relocation Services we’ve gathered some of our top tips to help you choose the storage unit that’s best for you and all your possessions:   Choose the Right Company Before you choose the right storage unit, you have to find the right storage company. Like most services today,.
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5 Ways to Get Ready For A Winter Move

Winter looks different depending on where you live in the world; for those in the South, a cool breeze may be the brunt of your cold weather, while winters in places like Chicago are blisteringly cold- and full of snow. Here in Missouri, home of Jackson’s Relocation, we understand what a cold winter looks like- and how to prepare for a move in the middle of it. Here are our top 5 tips for getting ready for a winter move: Understand Your Move It’s important to understand why you’re moving during the winter in the first place. For some it may be.
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