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Tips for the First Night in Your New Home

Tips for the First Night in Your New Home

After a long day of moving furniture and boxes, you’ll want nothing more than to shower and relax in your new home. Ensure you have the items below so you can do just that. Night One Supply Checklist To Refresh: A clean change of clothes for the next day. Toiletries, including: shampoo,…Read more

Moving Timeline

Moving Timeline

Things can get hectic during a big move. There are so many little things to remember it’s easy to let something slip. To combat that, we’ve laid out the most important things to remember during a move in one convenient moving timeline. It might be a good idea to print…Read more

Moving Itinerary

Moving Itinerary

Ah, summertime. People usually think of swimming, baseball, and vacations during this time of year, but one important thing usually goes unmentioned: moving. As we rapidly approach the busiest time of the year for families, students, individuals and businesses to move their household goods, it’s easy to get overwhelmed as…Read more

33 Tips to Simplify Your Move

33 Tips to Simplify Your Move

Moving doesn’t have to be stressful. Simplify your next move with these great insider tips and tricks. Then, explore your moving service options and learn what your moving costs might look like before you book your chosen moving company.  Think about the weather- plan around the weather, you will be…Read more

Comparing Your Moving Options

Comparing Your Moving Options

It’s moving season in America! Did you know that the average American will move 12 times in their lifetime and most of these moves happen during the summer months? With the surplus of people that will be moving in and out of the United States over the next three months,…Read more

The Different Moving Service Types

The Different Moving Service Types

You’ve done it. You’re finally ready to make the move into your new home. You’ve thrown out all your unused junk and gotten everything boxed up and ready to go. Now comes the easy part: finding an affordable rate through uShip’s online shipping marketplace, where shipping customers around the world…Read more

Tips and Tricks For Packing Fragile Items

Tips and Tricks For Packing Fragile Items

You are at the first, and most important, step in making sure your delicate items stay protected throughout your move. Taking the time to properly package and label your fragile items can ensure your breakables arrive in one piece. The most beneficial thing you can do during the packing process…Read more

How to Pack Your Fragile and Valuable Items

How to Pack Your Fragile and Valuable Items

You are at the first, and most important, step in making sure your delicate items stay protected throughout your move. Taking the time to properly package and label your fragile items can ensure your breakables arrive in one piece. The most beneficial thing you can do during the packing process…Read more

April Fools – Developer Style

April Fools – Developer Style

Here at uShip we are pretty big fans of open sourcing code. At the same time, we are also fans of a good ol’ prank. Hence, we have decided to open source a few of our favorite code pranks to share with the world (and just in time for April…Read more

Deep Thoughts with Roy Garber: Avoiding Extra Fees and Fines When Going State to State

Deep Thoughts with Roy Garber: Avoiding Extra Fees and Fines When Going State to State

Since the economy has been in the crapper and state budgets have fallen short, states are now finding every which way to squeeze revenue out of you with tickets and violations — no matter how big or small. Speeding tickets are the most obvious, but over the last 5 years I’ve seen a big increase in other citations as well.