All Moving Tips and Guides

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Moving & mildew - A primer & frequently asked questions FAQ

Moving and mildew By Ronald V. Claussen - Storage Specialist, MTMC - Mr. Ronald V. Claussen, a storage specialist at MTMC (Military Traffic Management Command), wrote an article about MILDEW, that was first published in Translog Magazine. Translog is a monthly publication by the Military Traffic Management Command.…
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Climatic change & its effect on wooden furniture

Climatic change and its effect on wooden furniture By Ken Gallacher, Specialized Repair Company - American Moving & Storage Association - While seated on the witness stand in court, a judge once asked me, "How can you tell if damage to furniture is transit related or not?" Even though the judge was satisfied with my lengthy reply, have never…
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Understanding van line and agent movers split liability when storing your household goods

Van Line Split Liability By Christopher Noblit "SPLIT LIABILITY" - THE BAD NEWS When a local moving company/agent visits your home to provide you with a moving estimate, and you advise the agent's representative that you are want to place you goods into storage, you need to understand (because it is most likely that you…
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Understanding inherent vice and moving company damage claims

Inherent vice and moving company damage claims "Inherent vice" is a term which every mover -- and every moving customer -- should understand when considering claims for loss or damage.   The term "inherent vice" is a legal tenet referring to a hidden defect (or the very nature) of an article which of itself is the cause of (or…
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