wet weather while moving

How to Plan Your Move Around Wet Weather

In Portland, Oregon the winter and spring are both considered rainy seasons. Don’t let wet weather slow you down on moving day! When it comes to moving, weather doesn’t need to be a determining factor.  You just need to plan. This may mean adding extra floor coverings if it’s wet or snowy, making plans to…

The Pearl District in Portland Oregon

The Pearl District of Portland Oregon

The Pearl District is one of Portland’s most popular neighborhoods. In this article, you’ll learn what you need to know about the neighborhood and why living there might be such a great idea. The Pearl District: it’s one of Portland’s most vibrant neighborhoods. “The Pearl,” as it’s affectionately known, was recently voted #5 on Forbes…

meet your new neighbors

Meet Your New Neighbors After Your Move

Break the ice and meet your new neighbors when you finish moving. This will help make it less awkward when you need to borrow that cup of sugar to finish baking fudge brownies or a tool to help complete a home project. Who knows? You may even start up a long-lasting friendship. Meet Your New…

packing electronics

Tips for Packing Electronics During Your Move

Once you move into your new home, you want to unpack your electronics, like your flat screen TV, hook them up and, presto!, have them work again. Be careful when packing electronics, so they easily survive the move by following some of the following packing tips. After all, replacing these valuables could become costly. Prepare…

moving items to a storage unit

Moving Items to a Storage Unit?

Moving items to a storage unit you can trust can get complicated. Master Movers’ 25 years of experience have taught us a thing or two about storage and our highest priority is the safety and security of your valuable, irreplaceable household belongings. Whether you choose us for your short-term or long-term needs, follow our tips…

Happy couple with professionally packed boxes

Should You Hire a Professional to Pack?

Packing for a move requires time and energy, both of which are in short supply when you’re relocating. Underestimating the scope of packing is easy. But, don’t forget that packing is more than just tossing stuff in a box. When you relocate a household, it’s imperative that you organize, take inventory and make accurate labels for each…

Keep your Portland, Oregon move organized with a moving app.

Keep Your Portland Move Organized With an App

Staying organized is one of the keys to keeping your upcoming Portland move as anxiety-free as possible. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the idea of sorting, packing and getting your belongings onto the moving truck, don’t get discouraged. There is a variety of apps that can help you take stock of your belongings. Use one or more of…

Relocating to Beaverton, Oregon

Relocating to Beaverton, Oregon

Money magazine recently called Beaverton one of the “best places to live.” The city is the sixth largest metropolis in the state of Oregon. Beaverton is in Washington County, which is one of the fastest developing areas in the Pacific Northwest. The city has been continually growing since the 1990s mainly due to the building…