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Moving in Boston

Things you should know before moving in Boston

Planning to move within Boston? Finding a good reputable company can be stressful and draining process. Poseidon moving storage is here to help you make the right choice for your next move. We’ve been in business for over a decade, and have made thousands of successful moves; no matter if you’re a student and looking to move from Allston – Brighton area, or if you’re looking to move your family from Brookline – Newton area – no move is too small or too large for Poseidon Movers. Our management team will be with you throughout every mile of your move when you move with us; moving in Boston has never been this easy!

Finding trusted Boston movers: Moving in Boston can be hard without the right professional moving company. There’s hundreds of moving companies within Boston area, and unfortunately many operate illegally in Boston, and don’t have the best intentions; you definitely want to avoid those. We’re here to help you, and show you what tools you can use in order for you, and your family to find a trustworthy company for your local, long distance, or office move:

  • How to choose the right moving company in Boston

  1. Make sure your company is registered with DOT by asking them for their DOT # MC #
  2. You can research them at BBB – to see if any complaints have been filed against them
  3. Read their reviews at Angie’s List, Yelp, Thumbtack (make sure those are real reviews from actual customers)

Plan ahead & Be prepared for your move: Best way to avoid anxiety is by prepping for your move 4-6 weeks prior to your moving date. Have all of your items organized, packing materials (boxes, tape, packing paper…), canceling/transferring electricity/heat/wifi, securing your moving permits.

Plan ahead & Be prepared for your move: Best way to avoid anxiety is by prepping for your move 4-6 weeks prior to your moving date. Have all of your items organized, packing materials (boxes, tape, packing paper…), canceling/transferring electricity/heat/wifi, securing your moving permits.

Here are some more tips for your next move from your favorite Boston movers!

  1. Clean your appliances before packing.
  2. Do not forget to defrost the refrigerator before placing it in the storage unit.
  3. Keep some of the items inside the large appliance and stack large appliances with the boxes on the top.
  4. Cover the screen of the TV and computer with the bubble sheet to protect it from damage.
  5. Wipe off dust and debris from the books using soft, clean cloth.
  6. Store the book of the same kind together.
  7. Use small, hard and high-quality boxes to keep the books.
  8. Provide additional safety to your books by wrapping them with the polyester jackets.
  9. Do not forget to label the box based on the type of books it contains.

You can find more help by exploring our website or giving us a call at 617-470-9950. Our friendly team is here to help you tackle your move with a few easy steps.

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