Long distance moves

If you are planning to move across the country, 5 Star Moving and Storage is here to help you plan and prepare for your long distance move.  Here are some tips that will help the process go as smoothly as possible. Declutter This may seem obvious, but it is essential to a successful move.  Take…

Unpacking after your move

Your new move done, woo-hoo!  Now comes the daunting task of unpacking! Here a few tips to keep in mind once you get to your new home. Keep calm Allow yourself at least a week or more to unpack and find a place for everything. However, some moving companies, like 5 Star Moving and Storage,…

Office moving company

Do not be scared to move your entire office to a better location or facility. There are moving companies that will take down and set up your offices from start to finish in Colorado Springs. Computers, printers, electrical equipment, phones, partitions, furniture, files, you name it, the entire operation can be taken down in the…

Storage in Colorado Springs

5 Star Moving and Storage Inc. can help you with your move and with secure storage in Colorado Springs. We are a military approved storage and moving company. With 5 Star, you can rest assured that your belongings will be stored properly and securely. We offer both long term and short term storage options. Our…

Interstate moving tips

If you are planning to move across the country, 5 Star Moving and Storage is here to help you plan and prepare for your interstate move. With any large project, it’s important to break the task up into smaller pieces, so it doesn’t overwhelm you. Don’t Move Stuff You Don’t Use This may seem obvious,…

Keep your pets safe during your move

If you have pets, you may start to notice some odd behavior a few weeks before a move. Pets are very aware of changes in routine and often show signs of stress in many different ways. Here are three tips to keep your pet calm during a big move. Try to feed, walk, and play…

Here’s a moving list to help get you started

Start your moving plans right with an organized binder of lists! How many lists? Well, that depends on the complexity of your move. You may need more lists if it is a cross-country move versus a cross-town move. More lists are involved, too, if you have many family members and if your home is large…

Take the long way home

Or, to be precise, from your new home? Moving, even within a city or state, can be a stressful experience. This can be multiplied if you are moving interstate, or even covering thousands of miles across a large part of our country. You’ll expect affordable rates and appreciate that, for long-distance moves, there might be…

Labeling boxes makes packing and unpacking easier

Armed with boxes, markers, and labels, you are ready to pack up your stuff. Be a box labeling ninja by including these three things on your label: 1) Specific info on what’s in the box – If experience has shown anything, after a few dozen boxes you won’t remember which box of “clothes” has the…
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