Success for Every Kind of Move

October 31, 2018

Searching for a new place to live can be stressful. But with the proper tools and preparation, you can find a new home and move with minimal collateral damage. We’ve collected a series of moving experiences from real people around the country to make the job easier, whether your next move is right now or months away.

You’ll read the stories of Jacob and Jessie Roam, who quickly relocated their family across the Midwest to St. Louis to be closer to family; Maria and Juancho Montecillo, who downsized from a large New Jersey home to a more maintenance-free townhome; Clare and Mark Hartigan, who upsized to a larger townhome after living in a small Atlanta apartment; and Michelle Horn who swapped New York for Los Angeles in a matter of weeks.

Moving truck

Throughout the series, we’ll include helpful tips to guide you through making your next move a success. You’ll learn how to:

  • Divide each room in your home into manageable tasks;
  • Choose the right packing supplies;
  • Properly pack valuable possessions;
  • Transport heavy pieces;
  • Fill the moving truck with ease.
Keep up with all the latest Home Depot news! Subscribe to our bi-weekly news update and get the top Built from Scratch stories delivered straight to your inbox.

Related Stories & Articles:

Lifestyle

Downsize with Diligence: Pack Every Room the Right Way with These Tips

Downsize with Diligence: Pack Every Room the Right Way with These Tips

Read Story

Lifestyle

Pack a Punch: These Box Tips Made a Long Distance Move Effortless

Pack a Punch: These Box Tips Made a Long Distance Move Effortless

Read Story

Lifestyle

Tools and Timing: Two Secrets to This Couple’s Easy Move

Tools and Timing: Two Secrets to This Couple’s Easy Move

Read Story

Lifestyle

Test Your Fire Safety Knowledge

Test Your Fire Safety Knowledge

Read Story

Lifestyle

3 Tips to Create a Backyard Fall Oasis

3 Tips to Create a Backyard Fall Oasis

Read Story

Lifestyle

How to Choose the Best Lighting for Your Home

How to Choose the Best Lighting for Your Home

Read Story

Behr color of the year
Lifestyle

A “Blueprint” for the Future of Color

A “Blueprint” for the Future of Color

Read Story

Lifestyle

3 Back to School Tips for Getting Organized

3 Back to School Tips for Getting Organized

Read Story