Category: Outside the Box

How To Prepare For Your In-Home Estimate

By now you’ve probably heard that it’s a good idea to have at least two in-home estimates before booking a moving company to find the moving company that best fits your needs. With a survey professional about to walk through your front door, take a few minutes to prepare with these steps: Step 1: Take …

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The ‘Uber-fication’ of the Moving Industry

  Originally featured on Updater on February 1, 2016   In the past few years, “uber-fication” has reshaped industries across the country, transforming them from paper-and-pencil operations to industries that are dominated by convenience technology and on-demand service delivery. “Uber-fication” first transformed the grocery delivery and home cleaning services industries, and the car service and …

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10 Dogs to Get You Through Moving Day

  Originally featured on Updater on May 16, 2016   Our furry friends may not have opposable thumbs to help us lift moving boxes, but that doesn’t mean that they can’t understand the struggles of moving! These 10 dogs will help you feel better about your moving woes – and make your moving successes that …

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Your Go-To Moving Day Playlist

  Last month, we shared with you our friends at Updater’s picks for the top movies to watch on moving day. Now that you’ve got something to look forward to after the move is done, we thought we’d bring you a little motivation to get you through the actual moving part. Read on for a list …

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The List: Family-owned firms hold their own

Dircks was recently included in the Phoenix Business Journal feature on local Family-Owned Firms. Dircks has been family owned and operated since inception over 26 years ago and we are proud to say we do our best to make employees, clients and anyone who walks through our doors feel like family. Check out the quote …

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The Easiest Way to Unpack After a Move

  The movers have loaded the last box on the moving truck, you wave goodbye to your old home, and you heave a sigh of relief. The big move is almost over. Wait – not so fast! We hate to break it to you, but packing up was the easy part. Now comes the daunting task …

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Top Movies to Watch on Moving Day

  Our friends at Updater.com not only help the families we move organize and complete all of their moving-related tasks, but they also put together awesome lists like this! Keep reading for the top movies Updater suggests to help you wind down on moving day. It’s moving day — you’ve finally made it! Weeks of planning and stress have finally reached …

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How to Save Money When Moving

  Moving can be quite expensive, especially when it comes spur of the moment. Even just a short local move can put a financial strain on anyone. We understand that moving can be pricey. That is why we offer affordable professional moving services and provide our customers with frugal moving tips to help take some of the …

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How to Unpack a House in Two Days

  Not many things are worse than getting to your new house, looking around at all your stuff and having NO IDEA where to put it all. If you are planning your next move, these tips will drastically help you know exactly how to unpack a house in two days!   Layout furniture before you move …

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