Category Archives: Packing

Different Types of Packing Material

One of the first things you may think about when facing a move is where you’ll get all your packing materials as well as which types you will need. It’s critical to do a good packing job so your items end up at the new house unscathed. When considering which protective materials you should use, […]

Smart Packing for College: The Essentials

Packing is one of the most time consuming and stress-inducing parts of any move, that’s for sure. But when you pack smart, you save not only time but space. This is especially important for college students who are starting to think about moving back to school this August. When bringing just the essentials with you, […]

Complete Guide to Unpacking Post-Move

The unpacking process after your move may appear daunting, especially after you’ve spent a full day of moving. But the process of emptying all those boxes and positioning furniture means you are turning your new house or apartment into a home! Unpacking is a streamlined process IF you took the time to be organized when […]

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Moving Boxes

If you’re moving soon, you’ll have to do a lot of packing. It’s a fact of life. It’s not something you do every day, so it’s easy to make mistakes. Here are the top six mistakes to avoid when packing your boxes. Mistake #1: Packing Large Boxes with Heavy Items Let’s say you have a […]

Tips for Moving a Refrigerator the Right Way

Moving a refrigerator from one home to another isn’t exactly easy. In fact, many people opt to leave their fridge behind when moving, then buy a new one in the new digs. If you decide to take your fridge with you, don’t take on this challenge yourself, as you could damage the unit, not to […]

Your Complete Glassware Packing Guide

If you have a lot of fragile items such as glassware to pack up for your impending move, you know the task in front of you will be time consuming. Taking the time to properly pack your glasses and dishes will benefit you immensely, as that extra effort will ensure your items get to the […]

How to Best Pack Your Car for Moving

If you’re moving across the state or within it, packing up your car can seem like a stressful endeavor. You may have hired movers with trucks, but some things will just have to go in your vehicle, such as belongings you can’t live without, valuables and the like. Despite the amount of hours your road […]

Best Way to Transfer Medical Records When Moving

Moving from one home to another involves more than uprooting your family and personal belongings. It also involves a complicated series of transitions that ranges from choosing new doctors to switching schools. Each one has to be carefully planned out in order for things to go smoothly. Whether you’re moving locally or over a long […]

7 Apartment Moving Hacks in Dallas

Moving from one apartment to the next can be an exciting adventure marking the latest chapter in your life. But it can also be one of the most stressful. Here at Around the Clock Moving & Storage, we know a thing or two about residential moves in and around Dallas. We’ll make it a little easier on […]