Archives by: Alex Watson

Storage Unit Tips Charlotte

How to Protect Your Storage Items in the Summer

Do you have belongings you don’t have room for in your current home but you’re not ready to part with? Maybe you have collectibles passed down through the family or home decor that you’re waiting to use in a future home. Perhaps you need to get some things out of your house while you sell your home and move to another one.  Keeping your belongings in a climate-controlled storage unit is the safest, most convenient way to protect them when you can’t ... Read more
College Move Out Tips Charlotte

Essential Tips for Helping Your College-Bound Kid Move Out

The spring semester will be over before you know it. If your son or daughter is bound for college, chances are you want to help them organize and plan for the big move so they’re not overwhelmed when August arrives.  While a successful relocation requires many steps, you’ll be OK if you abide by this one principle: The sooner you start preparing, the smoother the experience will be for everyone involved. Below, TNT Moving Systems provides a timeline for your child’s move. We also ... Read more
Moving Tips Charlotte NC

Ultimate Guide to Preparing for a Move and Why You Should Donate

As exciting as moving to your dream home can be, it also comes with an element of stress. Sifting through and packing your belongings, learning about your new neighborhood, arranging utilities and repairs in your new home, and a million other tasks can weigh you down pretty quickly.   But here’s the thing: If you know what to expect, you can strategize your move and prepare ahead of time. Then, you will have a much smoother experience with minimal headaches.  TNT Moving Systems knows moving, ... Read more
Tips for Moving in 2022

Moving in 2022: What to Expect and How to Prepare

For many people, 2021 was just as challenging as 2020. Along with an ongoing pandemic, Americans dealt with supply chain catastrophes, turbulent politics, and many other issues. Virtually every city, household, and industry was impacted, including the moving industry.  Naturally, there was a lot of relocation going on in 2021. According to a Move.org survey, about 20% of Americans moved to different homes, and 20% of that population relocated to another state. The reasons for moving vary from economics to politics to COVID-19 state ... Read more
Office Equipment Movers Charlotte

Moving Back to the Office: How to Reopen Your Workplace Smoothly

Companies across the country have had enough. While working from home was the only viable option for many business owners and employees throughout the pandemic, we see the light at the end of the tunnel and are ready to get back to the workplace! Of course, it's not really that easy. A lot goes into reopening an office, and you must budget for the time and resources it will require. From making essential repairs to ensuring your utilities are in working order, ... Read more
Tips for Moving During Thanksgiving

Moving During Thanksgiving: It Doesn’t Have to Be Hard!

If you’re going to be moving during the Thanksgiving holiday this year, you may be thinking about how it’s a bad time to do it. Sure, it can be challenging to pick up your life and relocate to another home while the rest of the country is settling down to relax with friends and family. But if you take time to plan for your move and Thanksgiving festivities, then you can minimize your stress and set yourself up for a smooth ... Read more
Decoration Packing Tips

From Summer Sanctuary to Fall Haven: How to Seamlessly Switch Over to Your Fall Home Decorations

It’s that time of year! Hot pumpkin spice lattes are replacing cold summer treats, and you’re starting to transition from short-sleeves and shorts to sweaters and pants. Though the crisp weather and beautiful foliage alone are enough to make autumn a special season, you can make the next few months even cozier by decking your home out with festive decorations! If you find inspiration along the way, making a plan for your decorations can be every bit as fun as the work. ... Read more

How to Get Through the Holidays When Hosting Your In-Laws (And Maybe Even Enjoy It!)

For many of us, the holiday season is the most special time of year. Great food, lights, decorations, and quality time with loved ones are just a few things that we look forward to when November and December come around. However, as adults, we know that the holidays require hard work and that they can add even more stress to our everyday work and home lives, especially when the in-laws are involved. If you love your in-laws to death (or at least ... Read more
Halloween 2020 in Charlotte NC

Halloween 2020 Is Not Canceled—Just Different

So many things have drastically changed in 2020, so it should come as no surprise that Halloween will be quite different this year. Debates about which candy is best have been replaced with the question of whether or not it’s safe to participate in certain events and activities.  In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, traditional trick-or-treating—where kids don costumes and go house to house to ask for candy—will not be taking place in many places. But that doesn’t mean that trick-or-treating and ... Read more