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Five Ways to Beat the Heat While Moving

Moving and packing companies know how unbearable the heat can be.  Just a few days ago we were reaching temperatures close to 90, which as we all know, can make a move miserable.  Given that summer is around the corner, temperatures will only go up. But there are ways to beat New York’s warm spring [...]

By | 2018-02-28T10:34:37+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Five Ways to Beat the Heat While Moving

Welcome Gifts for New Neighbors

Good neighbors are sometimes better than friends—they’re close by when you need a helping hand and can offer a much-needed local community—and if you’re lucky, they’ll soon become your friends.  So when a new neighbor moves in, it’s nice to take the opportunity to welcome them into their new environs—especially in New York where everyone [...]

By | 2018-02-26T14:50:09+00:00 December 24th, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Welcome Gifts for New Neighbors

Tipping Movers: A Guide

Moving is hard work—not just for you but also for the people you’ve hired. Many of us want to reward the folks we’ve entrusted with our possessions but aren’t familiar with the etiquette or may already have shelled out so much for our move that we’re not sure we can compensate the movers the way [...]

By | 2018-02-27T13:11:32+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Moving Tips|1 Comment

Finding the Perfect New York City Neighborhood: A Checklist

Moving to New York City is hard enough. But finding an appropriate Big Apple neighborhood, well that’s just dizzying—there are five boroughs and many little quarters within them. So how do you pick the best one for you? Here’s a checklist to help you zone in on neighborhoods that would best suit you   Subway [...]

By | 2018-02-26T16:21:39+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Finding the Perfect New York City Neighborhood: A Checklist

Moving Checklist

Moving can be chaotic and emotionally and physically draining. But it doesn’t have to be, at least not as much. If you put together a plan and stay organized, relocating can even be a somewhat pleasant experience—you know, the fresh start, exciting prospects kind of thing. One way to ensure a relatively stress-free move is [...]

By | 2018-02-27T11:34:48+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Moving Checklist

Post Move Treat: A Spa Guide

Moving is hard, tiring and muscle-demanding work. And if you think it isn’t, well then wait until a day or two or three after the move when you reach for a cup in the kitchen cabinet and you shriek so loudly your neighbor wishes you hadn’t moved in next door. Luckily, we have a perfect [...]

By | 2017-05-10T14:18:00+00:00 October 1st, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Post Move Treat: A Spa Guide

College Moving Day: A Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, for parents! Yes, moms and dads, rejoice as your teenager is finally going to college. This is wonderful for two reasons: first, let us repeat, your child is going to college and second you’ll finally get to take that European vacation you wanted without having to plan [...]

By | 2018-02-26T15:41:10+00:00 September 7th, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on College Moving Day: A Guide

Finding a home in New York City: A guide

Finding an apartment is never easy. Finding an apartment in New York City, well that’s a whole other level of difficult. Fortunately, with a bit of flexibility and some research, anyone can find a place in the Big Apple to call home. Here are some tips: Get a lay of the land Begin researching neighborhoods [...]

By | 2018-02-26T15:17:31+00:00 June 17th, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Finding a home in New York City: A guide

Moving or Relocating

Everyone from your high school guidance counselor to your expensive therapist can tell you that MOVING is up there with the most stressful life changes we can endure. Universally human beings equate security and comfort with their living environment; so when we alter our setting we are temporarily stressed by this change. That’s where Moishe’s [...]

By | 2018-02-26T14:49:22+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Moving or Relocating

Keep first time moving and living costs low

Here at Moishes Moving and Storage we help lots of young people coming to New York City for a job to relocate to their new apartment. For many of them it’s the first time they’ve left their home city or town so, understandably, it can all be a bit stressful for them (as well as [...]

By | 2018-02-26T13:57:27+00:00 June 24th, 2014|Moving Tips|Comments Off on Keep first time moving and living costs low