Category Archives: Moving Tips

Smart Tips for Downsizing

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Downsizing—cutting down on household belongings and expenses—is no longer just for retirees or those struggling economically. More and more people are downsizing to simplify their lives and living spaces while minimizing waste and expenses. And downsizing is essential when combining …

You Can Take it With You: Boat and Vehicle Shipping

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Does the idea of having your boat or car transported to your new destination make you nervous? It doesn’t have to! Reputable, experienced shipping firms (like us!) follow a careful process to ensure your vehicle or vessel is safe and …

How Can Custom Logistics Services Help You?

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As your company grows, its needs and responsibilities do, too. In order to expand your reach and explore more opportunities, you need to increase your capacity and streamline your processes. Entrusting your logistics to an experienced logistics services provider can …

What Does Full Service Mean?

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What Does a Full Service Mover Do? At Platinum Moving Services, we offer full service moving, shipping, and logistics. That’s easy to say, but what does “full service” mean for you, the client? Does it mean the same thing for …

How to Pack and Move the Eco-Friendly Way

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Moving involves a lot of cleaning, clearing, and tossing. And with all that usually comes a lot of waste—wasted paper, boxes, and other belongings that you can’t or don’t want to deal with. Luckily there are ways to stop the …

Communication Matters When Choosing a Moving Company

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When you trust your belongings to a moving company, you want to be sure that you know where they are and when they’ll arrive at their destination. So it’s important to choose a mover that knows the importance of communication. …

Estate Shipping: Making a Difficult Time Easier

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When a loved one passes, those left behind often must handle the job of organizing, allocating, and distributing their belongings. Grief makes this already difficult task even more challenging. Every situation is different, as is every family. As providers of …

3 Tips for Choosing an International Mover

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Moving from the states to, say, Brazil or Australia is a smidge more complicated than renting a truck to move to another neighborhood. It’s not so much a DIY as a boy-do-I-need-help! And because so many variables are involved in …

Five Commercial Shipping Terms You Should Know

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Even when you have an experienced shipping firm taking care of your commercial shipping needs, it’s good to have some oft-used shipping terms in your personal glossary. Knowing these terms will help you navigate the world of commercial freight and …

Project Recap: International Statue Shipping & Moving

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At Platinum Moving, we’ve shipped and moved just about everything—domestically and internationally. International car shipping? Check! Boat shipping? Done it! But one of our most recent moving projects has to be one of our most exciting. It involved two large, …