Category: Outside the Box

What to Know About Your New Neighborhood

Everyone in real estate knows how much location matters. As you look forward to your life in a new location, consider what your day-to-day routine might look like. Thanks to the Mayflower Neighborhood Guide, you don’t have to wait to explore your new neighborhood. Use the interactive map to find: Hardware and home improvement stores …

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Logistics Services for E-Commerce

Running an e-commerce business can be a real challenge. Not only do you have to keep your inventory organized, but you have to keep up with demand and ensure that your product is shipped quickly. This involves a lot of logistics. The following are just a few of the things you may want to do …

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Moving Your Business? Don’t Forget Your Website

Moving a business can be a challenging task. Here at Dircks Moving & Logistics, we handle your business’s transition smoothly and efficiently. Our services include project management, furniture installation, IT services, employee relocation support, and more. We even provide an office relocation checklist and remind you about important assets like your company website. Changing Your Website A …

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To Pay Or Not To Pay For Packing, That Is The Question

Moving isn’t a cheap undertaking, so it’s understandable that people want to cut costs whenever possible. Take packing services, for example. Are they worth the money? We’d like to give you a definitive yes or no answer, but it truly depends on your individual set of circumstances. But make no mistake: Packing services do offer several big advantages. …

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Karlie’s Corner

Keep sponges dry. Use a binder clip (upside down) to keep a kitchen sponge upright so it dries faster and stays ick-free for longer. Decreasing moisture in the sponge means germs, mold, and stink have less of a chance to build up.   Combat cross contamination. Have two cutting boards—one for raw meat, one for …

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May is National Moving Month!

Happy May 1st! May is National Moving Month, which kicks off the busiest time of year for Americans changing residencies. It also means unlicensed “movers” and dishonest scammers are waiting to take advantage of unwary consumers. Once again, Dircks Moving & Logistics, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) are again joining with the American Moving …

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Adventures in Moving with a Toddler

It’s been just over a year since we moved into this, our first owned home. I wrote this post shortly after moving, and then didn’t ever publish it. It was fun to look back at the photos of us a year ago and see how much we’ve grown and changed. With spring and Moving Season …

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Outside the Box last minute Halloween Costumes

Whether you are moving or not there are many ways to use a cardboard box. This week we wanted to share some last minute DIY costumes using a cardboard box. As movers we see cardboard boxes everyday, just plain simple cardboard boxes. Well we took to the internet to see how creative people can get …

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We Do More Than Just Move You, We Provide Storage As Well

Dircks isn’t just about moving, we also offer short and long term storage services in over 100,000 square feet of warehouse space.  Our warehouse is Phoenix based.  Here are a few tips to think about when storing your goods in our climate-controlled facility:   When packing your items for storage, try to use uniform-sized boxes.  …

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Ten Most Forgotten Items

  With so much to remember during your move, odds are that even the most organized individual may overlook a detail or two.  Making detailed lists is a great way to remember all your important items.  But where to start with listing all your items can seem like a daunting task.  To help get you …

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