Entries by Ayer Moving

How to Protect your Floors and Carpets when Moving

One of the most often overlooked areas on the to-do list when preparing to move is ensuring that your floors and carpets are protected during move-out and move-in. Preventing floors and carpets from damage during the moving process can help you avoid costly repairs. Happily, there are simple ways to protect your floors during your […]

Packing Heavy Items for Moving – A Helpful Guide

Heavy household items are difficult to handle when moving and they can present some significant risks to those who are packing and carrying them. You will want to consider these helpful guidelines to help prevent injury and to ensure the good condition of the goods themselves. The Right Packing Materials It is important to use […]

Moving to a New City

If you are thinking about making a move to a new city, it is important to do a bit of research before finalizing your destination. Whether your proposed move is across the country or on the other side of the state, you’ll want to have this information in-hand so you know your decision will be […]

The Key to a Successful Move: Organization

Tips for making your move smooth and stress-free! If you’ve moved before, you know there are a thousand details to keep track of and it pays to be organized from the start. If you haven’t experienced a move to a new home, these tips will be especially helpful in keeping you sane and your move […]

Tips for an Eco-Friendly Move

The average American moves 11.4 times in his or her lifetime, making a substantial environmental impact. If you want your next move to be environmentally-friendly, you can reduce your carbon footprint by planning for a “green” transition to your new residence. Here are some tips for an environmentally-responsible move: Purge Don’t move what you don’t […]

29th Year for the Annual Ducky Wucky River Race

The Rotary Club of Ayer, Harvard, Shirley, and Devens presents the 67th Annual Apple Blossom Festival on May 11th to include the ever-popular Ducky Wucky River Race! Participants who “adopt” yellow rubber duckies have an opportunity to win the most sought-after prize – a dinner for two ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! Get Your Own Rubber […]

Maintenance for Your New Home

It’s human nature. Once you’ve signed the closing documents and your new home is really yours, you’ll start thinking about what you want to do to improve it! There’s that wallpaper that you can’t stand. And the carpet that really needs replacing. Before you drive yourself crazy running to Home Depot or Lowes, grab a […]

A Beginners Guide to Packing

If you’ve decided not to hire professional packing services, and will be packing your own household goods for an upcoming move, here are some helpful tips to keep in mind: The right cartons and packing materials are vital. Don’t think that banana boxes from the supermarket are good enough. Moving cartons are manufactured to withstand […]

What to do After Your Next Move

TIPS TO HELP YOU PRIORITIZE. Ask ten people for tips on what important tasks they should put on their to-do list after moving … and you’ll probably get 100 different answers!  That’s because there are always important things that need to be done. Before You Move In addition, there are some key responsibilities that you […]