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July 27, 2019

Can Moving to Killeen & Vacationing Coexist?

Packing Car for Moving By Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

The summer time is the perfect time for taking vacations. Nevertheless the same excellent climate and school year break also allow it to be the optimum time for moving to Killeen. And sometimes, these options overlap. Should you be moving to Killeen throughout the summer, it doesn't inevitably suggest scraping your summer plans. In reality, you may opt to head out for a long trip to the new home totally set up without having all the chaos in between.

With the right methods, it is possible to embark on trip and get your home transferred at the same time, in order to get back home to a mostly-set-up new residence. Here's how it is done:

Whole Packing and Moving Services

The main factor to this approach is that moving companies will pack up your complete house, even if you are gone. They even unpack into the new home along with home furniture assembly. If you have to or want to be away during the move, it can be simpler than you think.

1. Engage a Reliable Packing and Moving Company

The first step is to employ a household goods moving company that you are able to trust. Investigate local moving companies with good reputations and also packing/unpacking services. Obtain rates, talk to the movers, do what you have to be convinced you're dealing with the correct business.

When you're all set, hire your movers for a full pack-and-move service. They will be happy to explain how this works and assist you to create a schedule. Likelihood is, they will want to do an in-home estimate to present you with a proper quotation.

2. Make Options for Pets and Non-Transportable Belongings

There are some things which movers are unable to pack or move for reasons of safety, insurance, or each. There are certain things you should have unique permits or permission to move. These items include things like:

· House plants and flowers

· Fish tanks

· Dangerous Materials

· Flammable Products

· High-Value Personal Possessions

· Musical Instruments

· Household pets

Before you leave for your getaway, make preparations for any of these items to make their own way. Your movers will probably have useful information for the way to ship or move whatever they are unable to, as a policy, move on your behalf.

3. Keep Your Cell on for Emergency Calls

During your holiday, keep your cell on. Traditionally, people moving are on the path around the same time frame as the moving truck and correspondence is essential. If you are on vacation, a business trip, or are alternatively absent throughout the move your movers will probably still want a way to get hold of you. Therefore, make certain they have got current contact information, keep your mobile phone on and stay willing to answer questions as you go along.

4. Request a Close friend to Be Your On-Site Decision Maker

Have a buddy or colleague who resides in the vicinity be your on-site decision maker. This is a person who will be around for packing, loading and unloading and who could deal with anything that comes up as the movers pack and transport your things. Choose an individual you have confidence in to make choices for you that you will accept. This person will also be in charge of signing the origin and destination papers on your behalf.

5. Have Confidence in Your Movers

Once the moving plans are all set, resolve to trust your professional movers in Killeen. Do not worry about calling to check-in every several minutes. When you have hired a team to take care of a lengthy process such as moving for you, "no news" is good news. When you have done the preliminaries appropriately, then the move will handle itself.

6. Schedule an Unpacking Service

Curiously, you won't really need to be home to unpack and arrange your home. Moving services sometimes provide an unpacking service including home furniture assembly. With some in depth guidelines, you're able to put in place an unpacking service which will put almost anything wherever you'd put it. Once again, your chosen contact will need to be on-site to sign documents.

7. Come Home to Your New Home

Ultimately, it is possible to return home from your vacation to a new residence that is already unpacked and waiting for you. Zero heaps of cartons and home furniture to move. Rather, you are able to return with full suitcases along with a phone filled with vacation pictures to set up beds, a dish-stocked kitchen, and clothes hanging in the closets.


If you have to be absent throughout the move to Killeen or opt to stay away from all the craziness of packing and unpacking, then it's possible to work with a professional moving company in Killeen to handle the entire process so you can come home to a fully moved residence in the new location. For additional information on how moving services can flex to accommodate your moving needs, call us today!


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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