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  • How to Move Antiques Without Damaging Them: 21 Tips from Professional Movers - What a treat it is to dine with your family on the antique table handed down to you over many generations. Or to display the phonograph with an oak cygnet horn that you found at the Grand Bazaar in New York.  Antique items hold a special place in our homes – not only for their […]
  • How to Choose a Moving Company So You Get the Best Value for Your Money - Moving companies vary in expertise and specialization. From household movers to commercial and international moving companies, there’s a company best suited for every need and budget.  But with so many options out there, how do you even start your search? Here’s a hint: Looking up companies online is not the first step.  The first step […]
  • Moving to Ireland? Read the Ultimate Guide to Relocating With Your Family, Pets, and Belongings. - There is so much to love about Ireland. With its medieval castles, lush, historical landscapes, prehistoric monuments, and rich culture, it’s no surprise that over 10,000 non-Irish Americans call Ireland their home. And that’s just from data gathered in 2016.  But the scenery is just one reason you’re excited about moving to Ireland.  Ireland has […]
  • 7 Surprising Reasons Why Moving to New York in 2022 is a Good Idea - Planning to move to New York in 2022 but unsure about your decision? Here are 7 reasons why now is the best time to move to The Big Apple.  Imagine waking up in the New York City apartment of your dreams. It’s everything you wanted. The price was right. The neighborhood is great.  All your […]
  • Is Winter The Best Time to Move? - 60% of moves in the US happen during summer. While summer is the most popular time to move, winter also offers very attractive advantages especially for people who are looking to create more space for their money. You’ll be surprised that there are many benefits of moving during winter despite the frigid weather. So let’s […]
  • Should I Move My Piano Without Professional Help? - Moving a piano is a daunting task. It takes considerable manpower and preparation due to its size, shape, fragility, and price. And it is one of the more expensive items to move. Many opt to hire a professional moving company that specializes in moving pianos and other valuable items like antiques and collectibles. It’s not […]
  • Packing Techniques and Moving Tips for Antiques - Your antiques are irreplaceable. They hold sentimental value and are quite costly. Simple mistakes during a move can damage your antiques permanently or cost a fortune to repair. So you’ll want to be extra careful when moving them. But how do you move antiques safely? The good news is that our professional movers at The […]
  • Dog-Friendly Moving Tips: How to Help Your Dog Adjust to Your New Home - Moving to a new home isn’t only stressful for people. It’s just as stressful for dogs too. Like you, dogs need to adjust to their new environment. While moving to a new neighborhood can be exciting, your dog may balk at the idea of leaving its familiar territory. But with patience and a few tricks, […]
  • How To Move Large Furniture Safely and Efficiently - Whether you’re relocating to a new place or simply rearranging in your current one, moving large pieces of furniture is no easy task. It can be quite arduous – especially when you’re moving up and down stairs, through narrow doorways, and around tricky corners. There’s also the risk of damaging your belongings or getting injured […]
  • 10 Tips for a Successful Commercial Move - Planning on moving your business to a new location? Just like with a residential move, the more prepared you are, the better. If you are relocating, it’s all about the details. The team at The Padded Wagon can help you plan your commercial move from start to finish. Use our recommendations while creating your plan, […]