The New Nomads

Written by Channel 11 Houston on August 26, 2013. Posted in Long distance movers, Movers, Moving

Long distance movers

Pods are a good way to consolidate your belongings or, sometimes, to leave them in one place while making a move. Long distance movers will often end up taking just about everything they have with them. There are sound bits of advice for avoiding this. For example, it is possible to take an inventory before the moving takes place and get rid of everything that is not needed.

Nonetheless, pods can be one way for students and others who are interested in making a move to the same place to pool their money together and get as much as they need to the place that they are moving to. Moving season is winding down. The summer is coming to an end. Most of the students have already moved back into the homes that they will be living in for the next two semesters, or, in some cases, the next three quarters.

The house might not seem the same without them. Nonetheless, parents whose children have moved away might also consider making use of pods if they want to use their son’s or daughter’s room for something else while the children are out of town. It is possible to rent or purchase pods which are resistant to weather and park it like a storage shed in the back yard.

The idea of pods is an old one, though they have only become so prolific in recent years. A number of moving companies, such as Uhaul, provide pods to people who want to make sure that their belongings are secure.

Of course, it is common for people who are extremely mobile just to carrying everything in their cars. But this is not something that everyone is capable of doing. Once you buy a mattress, you may have already crossed the point of no return. This means that you have to rent a vehicle and rent it soon.

Comments (2)

  • June 15, 2014 at 6:55 pm |

    People are much more mobile today than they used to be, although I don’t think that this is necessarily a good thing. It is a mixed blessing and moving around a lot is not something that everyone can do.

  • July 15, 2014 at 6:57 pm |

    People are much more mobile today than they used to be, although I don’t think that this is necessarily a good thing. It is a mixed blessing and moving around a lot is not something that everyone can do.

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