Moving Tips

We move Chicago area residents and businesses every day. Ft Dearborn moving crews have seen a lot. We also know that most people don’t move that often, so moving is unfamiliar to them. Here we share some moving tips with our Chicago area neighbors to help with your household or business relocation.


4 Simple Hacks for Moving Cross Country on a Budget

Moving is a stressful life experience, but that stress is multiplied tenfold when you’re moving cross country. You’ll likely need to make the move in just one trip, so you need to get it right. Moving across the country can also be extremely expensive, but it doesn’t have to drain your bank account entirely. There […]

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How Many Boxes Do I Need to Move? Crunching the Numbers

Believe it or not, the average American moves about 11 times in their lives. Though people move frequently, that doesn’t mean it gets easier. If you’re like most people, you struggle with figuring out the logistics of moving each time. Every new home and apartment is different, and no two moves are the same. That […]

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8 Tips for Having Your Space Ready When Moving Into a New House

Over 10% of Americans moved in 2016, and that figure represents a record low. With more than one out of every ten people relocating in any given year, adjusting to the new house is a common problem. With that in mind, is there anything you should consider when moving into a new house? Absolutely! Here […]

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Moving with Kids: How to Transition to Your New Home Easier

According to the United States Census Bureau, 11% of the US population moved in 2017. That is 35 million people moving in just one year. Moving to a new home can be an exciting time for adults. But, sometimes, kids have a hard time leaving behind the familiar for something unknown. Read on to learn […]

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5 Tips You Need for Moving Out Super Fast

Statistically, the average person will move 11.4 times in their lifetime. That’s a lot of moving, which you would think that would translate into a more relaxed and faster experience every time. There may be a time when you find yourself in a situation where you need to move out quickly. Moving can make one […]

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5 Ways to Make Your Moving Day Easier

We won’t sugarcoat it: moving is stressful. Some people who move often have the process down to a science, but if you’re not one of them, where do you even start? If you’re preparing to move to a new house, here’s a helpful residential move checklist to get you started. Plus some added tips for […]

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5 Essential Tips for Moving Out of State

Are you relocating to another state soon? Whether you are relocating a short distance, or across the country, moving is always a stressful process. But there are some things you can do ahead of time to make sure your move goes as smoothly as possible. What are our best tips for moving out of state? […]

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Tips to Prepare for Your DeKalb Interstate Movers

Tips to Prepare for Your DeKalb Interstate Movers

If you’ve moved before, you already know that the process can be overwhelming. Not to mention the stress of transporting your belongings across state lines! There’s no need to worry. Fort Dearborn Relocation has well-versed relocation experts who can help you plan for a move and arrange shipping of your items. With our experienced DeKalb interstate movers on the job, […]

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Benefits of Full-Service Professional Local Movers

Benefits of Full-Service Professional Local Movers

Whether you’re moving a few miles or a thousand, there is a lot to keep up with. Sorting, packing, doctors’ appointments, utilities arrangements—and that’s just the beginning. Then there’s loading and unloading dozens of boxes and heavy furniture, and let’s not forget attempting to navigate a moving van or trailer through traffic. Wouldn’t you rather […]

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Moving Into Your New Home: 4 Ways To Do It Better

Moving Into Your New Home: 4 Ways To Do It Better

Your moving day can and will evoke a myriad of emotions. While it’s an undeniably stressful experience, it can also be exciting to imagine the possibilities that await you in your new space. To help with the process, the professional Chicago residential movers of Fort Dearborn Relocation have come up with a list of tips that’ll make […]

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