How Do Furniture Movers Shift Heavy Items?

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When Is a Dolly Used by a Professional Mover?

A mover’s dolly is an appliance which is used to help a furniture mover to transport heavy loads and large pieces of furniture. Most moving firms have dollies or will rent them on request, and it is possible to purchase dollies from firms that supply moving materials. Also, mover’s dollies are used in large warehouses and other places where bulky objects have to be moved regularly.

A standard mover’s dolly has a low platform on a set of wheels. These are reinforced so the dolly can carry large or heavy loads, and it is low to the ground to make sure overhead clearance is not a problem when moving through doors. It does not have handles, with users simply pushing the dolly. It is possible to secure large objects on a dolly using tie downs so they do not wobble or fall.

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3 Typical Mistakes Families Make When Relocating

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How to Avoid Typical Moving Problems

Everyone knows how stressful and challenging a move can sometimes be. Trying to do everything at the same time, however, will not help you manage the project within a shorter timeframe, quite the opposite – it will lead to panic and disorganization. Unfortunately, very few individuals realize this and act extremely irrational, which eventually makes them struggle to finish the project. As a respectful moving & storage services providing company, in Washington DC, Johnson Moving and Storage has seen many similar cases and has prepared a few tips to help you organize your move better. Our advice will not help you complete 10 tasks in a day, but you will definitely see the positive effects of planning your moving routines right. Read More…


How To Move Your Pets Without Stressing Them Out

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Useful Advice for All Pet Lovers, Who are Moving to a New Place

No matter how much we avoid admitting it, pets are like kids, they get easily attached to a place and often feel stressed out when they change their normal habitat or are surrounded by too many unknown people. To avoid their frustration, you must act calm and normal, because the minute you feel stressed they will suspect there is something unusual happening. No matter how experienced or friendly your mover is, pets can become irritated quite easily once they feel the change. Johnson Moving and Storage has prepared a few recommendations on how to prepare your cat or dog for the big move. Follow the steps we have listed and we guarantee your move will run smoothly. Read More…


Things to consider before moving.

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Make the right decision and call for a mover

The best way to deal with moving is to be well organized. Nobody likes moving, especially in Washington DC, because it’s considered such a stressful process. That is why, having a list with all you need to do prior to the moving date, will help you get through your moving period way easier. In order to assure smooth and stress-free moving, start your checklist at least two months before hiring a mover. Inspect every room of your home, and decide what you’d like to keep and what you can throw away. Have a clear understanding of which items will require extra insurance coverage or special packing. Read More…


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