How to De Clutter.

  Sooner or later you and I and everyone else will need to decide how to intelligently de clutter and thereby downsize our possessions. This task is especially difficult, if you have inherited antiques or other items, which may have significant value. In some instances, older furniture, paintings, jewelry, silverware, china, collectibles and certain memorabilia […]

Review of Storage Facilities in Louisville, KY – Extra Space Storage Inc.

  Extra Space Storage: Extra Space Storage Inc (NYSE: EXR) is a real estate investment trust based in Salt Lake City, Utah. EXR is the second largest operator of self storage in the U.S., and is a national owner, developer, acquirer and operator of professionally managed self-storage properties. EXR wholly owns or has a partial […]

How To Save Money on Your HVAC Systems.

  When you own your own home, one significant potential expense is the repair or replacement of your furnace and/or air conditioning systems. Fortunately, these systems typically last at least 12 – 15 years; however, with some TLC they can last much longer.   The “Clean & Check:” The most cost effective way to extend […]

Benefits of Home Downsizing and Obtaining Your New Mortgage.

  This is the first of a series of guest blog posts by Sameer Aziz. Sameer is a Home Mortgage Consultant with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Are you considering downsizing?  Right now could be the best time for you to make the move.  With the housing market turning recently, home sales are increasing month by month.  This […]

How to sell items on Craigslist.

  Since everyone downsizing their home will need to consider selling some of their possessions, here’s a quick summary of the steps involved in selling things on Craigslist. http://craigslist.com 1. Go to craigslist.com and click on the “post to classifieds” link in the upper left corner. 2. Then choose the “For Sale” category and the […]

Moving Company Reviews: J.D. Taylor Sons & Daughters Movers, Louisville, KY

  J.D. Taylor & Sons Capabilities: J.D. Taylor & Sons Movers (“JD Taylor”) is a full service moving and storage company licensed to handle both local and long distance (interstate) moves. They have been in business for more than 30 years. Their local, intrastate, moves are made under the J.D. Taylor Sons & Daughters Movers […]

Moving Company Reviews: A. Arnold World Class Relocation Louisville, KY

A. Arnold’s Capabilities: Louisville has been the headquarters of A. Arnold since 1905 and their residential movers are proud to be the oldest and largest moving company in the Louisville area. Arnold World Class Relocation (“AAWCR”) is the only local, nationwide and international mover located in Louisville, who is also a AMSA certified ProMover.  Learn more […]

Moving Company Reviews: Mayflower Moving Company (Safeway Moving & Storage Lexington, KY)

  Safeway Moving & Storage’s Capabilities: Safeway Moving & Storage (“Safeway”) is the only Mayflower affiliated mover in Kentucky. http://safeway.mayflowermovingagent.com/ Safeway is a full service mover who is licensed to handle both intrastate and interstate moves. According to Safeway’s sales manager, Safeway has about 25, fifty-three foot trailers and assorted smaller trucks. Since they aren’t […]

Kentucky Regulations Regarding the Movement of Household Goods (intrastate)

  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Dept of Vehicle Regulation, The Division of Motor Carriers regulates household moves. The carriers must publish their tariff with the Department of Motor Vehicles. Each carrier’s tariff submission identifies their various services and related charges. The carriers are then held responsible by The Division of Motor Carriers for adhering to […]

Moving Company Reviews: Larry’s Moving & Storage Louisville, KY

  Larry’s Moving & Storage’s (“Larry’s”) Capabilities: Larry’s is a local, family owned and operated moving and storage company. Larry’s Moving & Storage has existed since 1935!! http://larrysmovers.com/Home_Page.html Larry’s is licensed with the State of Kentucky to make moves within Kentucky.  According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Larry’s is not currently licensed to […]