Moving can be a nightmare. Because furniture doesn’t go into boxes, it seems simple enough just to stuff it into a truck and go, but that often ends with scratched wood and broken items. Doing things the right
When it comes to knowing how to pack for a move there are some items that are no-brainers. Boxes? Check! Movers? Check! Moving van? Check! But what about packing materials? There are so many options out there,
We all love our windy city, but sometimes it doesn’t love us back. Harsh weather, “construction season”, parking tickets: things that Chicagoans endure with a smile (after a hot dog or two, of course). The last thing
As a pet owner, looking for an apartment can be frustrating. Finding the right apartment is hard enough; you have to consider neighborhood, size, cost, amenities and more. But throw a pet into the mix? Fugged about
Knowing how to pack shoes correctly can help save you the frustration of ending up with smashed, misshapen or even broken kicks. Unsurprisingly, moving shoes correctly has more steps than just tossing them in a box or
When you pack jewelry for a move, you want to take special care. For many, jewelry tops the list of most valuable items. Whether it’s your engagement ring, a family heirloom or your favorite bangle bracelets,
There are undoubtedly dozens if not hundreds of movies that fit this bill. The list below includes films that not only involve moving of some kind, but that are popular for good reason.
Finding an apartment in Chicago used to be a snap. There were affordable, gorgeous apartments practically falling from the sky. But after the recession, Chicagoans moved out of their houses and into rentals, making for stiff competition.
Have you ever met one of “those” couples? I am sure you know what I mean. Those perfect, cohabitating couples, who seem to know the secret to life, the universe, and everything? Well, I can guarantee you
Books are precious cargo, and packing and moving them properly is an important consideration when you are relocating. If you have a sizable library that seems to grow every week, moving books safely might seem overwhelming. Taking