Moving Tips

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
Boxes for Moving Charlotte

Boxing Up Your Move

For the first time in decades, more Americans moved this year than the year before. This change in a set trend has caused more and more people to plan a move that’s likely to become stressful. If you’re one of those people, in all your planning you’ve likely thought more about boxes than you ever could have imagined.  While moving doesn’t always have to be difficult, especially if you hire professional movers like T-N-T Moving Systems, having some background on what to do ... 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
Packing Tips Charlotte

Pack like a Pro: Realistic Packing 101 with TNT Moving Systems

  Moving can seem super overwhelming, and making calls about what to pack and how to pack can be even harder! Learn to pack like the professionals with tips from TNT Moving Systems.   Make a plan, and stick to it! Know your moving date, and plan weeks ahead. There’s no set timeline on when you should start packing or how long it might take – it really just depends on the goals you set for yourself. One of the best ways to tackle packing ... Read more
Tips for Having a Roommate

Taking the Next Steps: Roomies?

If you find yourself in young adulthood struggling to independently afford rent, you’re not alone. In the city of Charlotte, NC, rent averages about $1,284 and only continues to rise. As a result, adults choosing to live with roommates is more common than ever. At TNT Moving Systems, whether you’re making the first move into your first shared house, or moving from one apartment to the next with your roommates, we’ve got you covered on how to take the next steps ... Read more
Selling Your Big Brown Furniture

What To Do with Your Big Brown Furniture!

The change of seasons often brings on the freshening of our spaces. Whether you are moving homes before the start of a new school year, hitting sales and buying new furniture, or taking inspiration from Marie Kondo’s de-cluttering advice by assessing what sparks joy, and gently thanking and removing what no longer goes, you may be with a dilemma: what should you do with your large, heavy wood furniture you might no longer want?   From large dressers and armoires, to bookshelves and ... Read more
Back to School College Checklist

Back to School: College Moving Checklist

What you want to have for starting/going back to college (taking the current time/situation into consideration) Might have to work from dorm room Good desk, chair, laptop, lamp (all important for working remotely) Subject to lockdowns on campus How to create your own workspace in a dorm For students heading back to college the past few years, it was pretty easy to know what to expect. Freshman knew that they had to stock up on all the essentials while being limited ... Read more
Tips for Moving During Summer

Tips for Moving During the Summer

Found your next home and getting ready to move this summer? We have tips on best practices for moving in the summer, and at TNT Moving Systems, we know just how to make accommodations for the blazing hot and often humid, but gorgeous summer days here in Charlotte, NC. Are you planning to move between May 15th and August 31st? Did you know that 70% of all residential moving takes place between May and September? The estimated peak season for moving in the ... Read more
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