Entries by Kaitlin Madden

Pod Storage New York City

It’s no secret that when you live in NYC, you have no room for extra stuff. But that doesn’t mean you need to purge family heirlooms, sports equipment and spare furniture. American Movers’ Pod storage in New York City makes it easy to store your belongings for as little or as much time as you […]

The Most Expensive Neighborhoods in New York City 2018

With so many dynamic real estate developments popping up in New York City’s five boroughs, you may be surprised at which neighborhoods topped the list of the most expensive of 2018. We pulled data from Property Shark’s top 50 NYC neighborhoods by median sale price and compared them to the previous quarter. Unsurprisingly Manhattan remained […]

How to Feel Settled in Your New Home

When you move into a new home, tackling your never-ending checklist of things to do can seem like an impossible feat. Between setting up utilities, unpacking stacks of boxes and getting to know the area, settling in to your new home may be the last thing on your mind. To help you get used to […]

How to Get Settled in Your New Home

When you move into a new home, tackling your never-ending checklist of things to do can seem like an impossible feat. Between setting up utilities, unpacking stacks of boxes and getting to know the area, settling in to your new home may be the last thing on your mind. To help you get settled in […]

Packing Services New Jersey

When you’re in the midst of planning a move, the word “packing” can start to send shivers down your spine. Whether you have a houseful of belongings or a small studio apartment, it’s no secret that packing is most people’s least favorite activity. While it might the most arduous, it’s without a doubt the most […]

Moving to New Jersey? Here Are the Best Places to Live

So you’ve decided to move to New Jersey. While the first step is taking the plunge and deciding on the move itself, the next step is figuring out where exactly you want to call home. Whether it’s proximity to work, school district ratings or local amenities that will help sway your decision, Niche.com has taken […]

How to Unpack Your Home

Image via You’re in your new home looking at chaos: Boxes everywhere, and you have no idea where to start. Here’s how to unpack your home strategically. How to Unpack Your Home Check Your Inventory List First things first, check the moving list that you created when you started the packing process. Whether you used […]

What Happens If My Movers Break Something?

At American Movers, we do everything in our power to ensure your move goes smoothly, which includes packing and handling items so everything gets to your new home in one piece. But on occasion, pieces do break. If you’ve had something break during a move, there are things you can do to get reimbursed for […]

Should You Move Your Furniture or Buy New?

When moving to a new home, one major factor you have to consider is if you’d rather move and ship your old furniture or if it’s easier to just buy new furniture instead. In order to make the right decision for you, here are a few factors to mull over: Weigh the value of your […]

Packing Supplies Checklist

Moving? Here are the packing supplies you should start getting together, and how much you’ll need. ☐  Packing Tape Tip: You’ll want to buy a few rolls of shipping tape for sealing boxes, masking tape for labeling boxes, duct tape for closing heavier boxes, and painter’s tape to paint and hang items in your new […]

How to Pack a Coffee Table for Your Move

While packing up items like clothing and bedding are as easy as folding them and placing them into a labeled box, packing up your furniture isn’t as easy. If you’re not quite sure where to start, check out this handy guide for packing and moving your coffee table safely. Step 1: Disassemble There’s a reason […]