key for a smooth move is to be organized.
Use our Nashville
apartment guide to plan ahead of time
and help simplify the relocation process.
The moving industry
has a "peak" and "off peak" seasons. The "peak" season for movers is
during the summer. Also the beginning and the end of the month or
end of the year holidays are extra busy for movers. During that
period of time the demand for moving equipment, vans, and personnel
• If you decide
to do your own packing, get packing supplies and start collecting
strong boxes suitable for moving. Complete all your packing by
• If your company
is relocating you, find out what portion of your moving expense will
be paid by your company.
• Obtain a
written appraisal of antiques to verify their value. Do not retouch,
wax or oil wood furniture before moving. Some products may soften
the wood, making it vulnerable to imprinting from furniture pads.