Local Household Move in Harpswell, Maine

Dear Keith,

Truly “better late than never” applies here. I am writing with thanks for a great job wrapping and packing my beloved home. All three sons and daughter were full of praise for your men! Professional, hard working, careful, and...

Posted 4.22.2015

Residential & Commercial Move for a Portland, Maine Inn

To Whom it May Concern,

Over the past three months, I have worked with Bisson Moving & Storage on four separate occasions. First, to move me and my husband out of my house and in to our new home at an inn on State Street in Portland....

Posted 4.2.2015

Pre-Move Checklists

One Month Before Moving

  • If you’re doing the packing, start packing (see tips below)
  • Fill out change of address order form for post office.
  • Fill out an IRS change of address form.
  • Make arrangements with...
Posted 5.30.2014

Moving Day Checklists

Loading (Move-Out) Day

  • Before the van arrives, dispose of or set aside all flammable materials—Bisson can’t move them. Set aside especially valuable small items--jewelry, documents, money--to carry with you.
  • Keep in mind...
Posted 5.30.2014

Packing for Moving

Packing Supplies:

  • Moving cartons, packing tape, marking pen, bubble wrap, packing paper and tissue.
  • Scissors or knife.
  • Tape measure.
  • Use strong cartons and containers that can be secured tightly; tops and...
Posted 5.30.2014

Families and Children Together Testimonial

I am the Executive Director of Families And Children Together (Bangor) and recently had the pleasure of working with several of your employees.

I wanted you to know that the men who moved our furniture went out of their way to accommodate us.  At one point, I picked up a chair that had been brought up from our Westbrook Office and tried to 

Posted 5.30.2014

A Successful Move Requires Good Planning!

Moving is a multi-phased project. There are a number of stages, steps and planning involved to successfully complete an entire relocation. As with any plan, the more time spent planning, the greater the chances of a desired outcome. On the flip-...

Posted 5.30.2014

The 5 Most Important Variables

Of all the things you’re thinking about, there are a few really important items to establish.  It is mandatory that we are in agreement on these items…before the packers or movers arrive at your home.

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Posted 5.30.2014

General Considerations

  • Schedule pickup and delivery dates with your mover and check into storage options, if needed.
  • Make sure that your mover has a realistic idea of what is actually going to be packed and moved.
  • If applicable, read and...
Posted 5.30.2014

Prepare a Move “Survival Kit”

Pack one box or a backpack with essential items to be kept with you at all times. Having this “Survival Kit” on hand will help to make sure you are prepared for whatever comes along before, during and after your move, and should prevent emergency...

Posted 5.28.2014