Ideally, when it’s time for musicians to move, the skills of highly-trained professionals with expert techniques and specialized tools will be used to safely transport and navigate large, valuable instruments like pianos from one home to another. Moving pianos can be complicated and physically challenging. Mistakes are easily made and very costly to repair. Why is moving a piano so difficult...

10.12.2018 Posted in

When you are moving into a new home that had previous owners, it may not be decorated to your tastes quite yet. Nothing livens up a room and gives it a custom look and feel better than a fresh coat of paint. If hiring a professional painting crew isn’t in your moving budget, here are some simple tips that will help you paint any room like a pro.

First Step -...

10.5.2018 Posted in

So you finally made your big move!  Even when you hire professional help, moving is a long process, and we know that you can’t wait to relax and enjoy your new home.  But you’re not done yet…now it’s time to unpack and place all your belongings in their new locations.

To save some time (and stress) when this time comes, set aside a few minutes before you move to make...

9.28.2018 Posted in

If you have ever considered moving to Maine, there may be no better time than the present! Fall in our beautiful state has a lot to offer its residents, after most of the summer tourists have packed up and gone home. So while you consider making that move, here are just 5 of many good reasons to move to Maine this fall.

Fall fairs

As a state that prides itself on its farming,...

9.23.2018 Posted in

School is back in session this week in our home of Westbrook, Maine and in many other towns across the country. This means there will be children of all ages walking to school and riding the bus, and drivers everywhere need to be extra vigilant. Whether you are moving to your new home or just driving to work, here are 6 tips for sharing the road safely with a school bus:

1) Watch for...

8.30.2018 Posted in

When you move, there are heavy cardboard boxes full of books and dishes, and furniture pieces of all shapes and sizes. Beyond the usual suspects, however, are certain items that are especially difficult to move. They present specific challenges that require specialized knowledge, careful preparation, and maybe even the help of an expert moving professional. Which of your belongings are the...

8.24.2018 Posted in

What is a Storage Vault?

You have probably heard about self-storage units, and storage containers that are delivered to you. Another option is a storage vault. With vault storage, your belongings are wrapped and padded, then placed in large wooden crates. The vault is then assigned a unique tracking code and sealed shut. Lastly, the crates are stacked with a forklift to maximize space...

8.20.2018 Posted in

There’s a lot to do when you move, and it can be difficult to remember everything. When moving to a new home, there are many individuals, offices, agencies, and groups that need to be informed of the change. While changing your address with the U.S. Postal Service is very important, the USPS will only ensure that mail is...

8.9.2018 Posted in

Sometimes companies move or redistribute their resources. When employers want to retain their best employees, they may offer to relocate them to move with the company or accept a new position. In addition, they may offer to relocate a highly desirable job candidate as a term of employment. Until 2018, companies who paid to relocate an employee or new hire were able to...

8.3.2018 Posted in

Bisson had the pleasure of helping out a vital community organization this week. When one of our thoughtful employees heard that the Bath Food Bank was moving to a new location, he reached out to management with the idea to use our resources and help out. It was approved without hesitation, and we were...

7.27.2018 Posted in