Record Breaking Snowfall Makes DIY Boston Moving Nearly Impossible

Even the strongest of the Boston Strong are having a tough time with the weather lately. Storm after storm has dumped a record shattering 70+ inches on the city, closing schools and even the T. Sidewalks and streets are in many cases still clogged with snow - you can make it through, but barely. "My Mother always said I had terrible timing," laughed Margaret. She's in the process of packing up … [Read more...]

Will The New Year Bring You A New Address?

We're in the last few days of 2014. It's a natural time to pause and consider, "What's going to happen in the next twelve months?" Some people make plans; others make resolutions - almost everyone foresees some kind of change for themselves. If your changes include a planned change of address, here's what you need to know about finding a great Boston moving company: If you've only got a little … [Read more...]

Want To Move Out of the Country? Top 10 International Move Destinations

There are many reasons why people want to move out of the United States. Sometimes they leave to explore new professional opportunities or start a business. Other times, they're students, in search of knowledge. Some people move internationally to be closer to their families, or to make positive changes in their destination country. Additionally, becoming an ex pat is many people's dream … [Read more...]

You Can Get Netflix in France: International Moving Advice

The news you can now access Netflix in France is likely to be of interest to only two groups of people: investors and people who live in France. There's been an awful lot of chatter recently about big brands (why, yes, Burger King, we're talking about you!) moving overseas to avoid the tax ramifications of keeping their headquarters in the US. That means there's going to be a lot of hunger for … [Read more...]

Boston International Movers: Making a Complex Job Simple

"When we got the news that Glenn would be teaching in France, we were so excited," Sylvie said. "But I have to admit to a sense of complete overwhelm when it comes to arranging the logistics of an international move. There's so much involved, even though we have a small household. To send the furniture we have - well, when I tried to do it on my own, it would have cost a small fortune." If you … [Read more...]

An Insider’s Guide To Moving Overseas

Hey, are you thinking about moving out of the country? Is it time to leave the US for a while and set up shop in Europe, Asia, or South America? Our world has gotten so much smaller. Where once upon a time, it would be very unusual to move out of the US to follow a career opportunity, today's professionals are willing to relocate. Here are a few things you want to know about planning the … [Read more...]

Is 2014 The Year Your Family Moves?

Did you know that the average American family moves every 5 years or so? If 2014 is the year your family is moving - whether that's across town or around the globe - you're going to want to know about Boston Pack and Ship. Boston Pack and Ship helps families save money when they move. We keep small moves simple and stress free by eliminating minimum load charges: we don't think you should have … [Read more...]

South Shore Shipping: Get A Free Quote for Your Small, Local, or International Move

One of the hardest things about planning a move - whether you're moving across town, across country, or all the way to the other side of the world - is figuring out the costs.  Moving companies are notoriously tight-lipped when it comes to providing accurate, reliable information about what they're going to charge their customers. Hidden fees, add-on charges, and other surprise costs can make your … [Read more...]

South Shore Long Distance Moves

"When I heard I got the job, I was so excited!" Derrick said. "The opportunity to work with one of the leading companies in my industry - I never dreamed I'd have a chance like this. But then it hit me. How was I going to tell my family that we were going to move to Switzerland?" International and Long Distance Moves: Your South Shore Moving Company Getting your family to move overseas can … [Read more...]

Are You Paying Too Much To Move Your Stuff?

"Man, I never knew how expensive moving was!" Randi laughed. "I guess being a military brat just sort of blinds you to the fact that civilians have to pay to send their furniture halfway around the world." Now that she's on her own, Randi has retained the military-inspired tendency to travel light. "It's just me, and I only have what I consider to be the essential stuff: a bed, a dresser, a … [Read more...]