1. The Ultimate Timeline to Moving, Part III: After Moving In

    Welcome back to our blog series on breaking down the moving timeline of events! In Part I of our series, we covered the essential tasks to complete before moving day arrives, as well as when to complete them. Part II provided an in-depth look at all the things that need to happen on moving day and the subsequent timing of it all. In our third and final installment of the ultimate moving timeline, …Read More

  2. The Ultimate Moving Timeline, Part II: Moving Day

    Welcome back to our series on the ultimate moving timeline! In our first blog, we addressed the important steps to moving before the actual day arrives. Today’s post is all about the timeline of events that happens on moving day itself. This is such a busy, packed, constantly on-the-go kind of day, that it deserves additional focus. Take a look at the timeline of events for moving day, and work …Read More

  3. The Ultimate Timeline to Moving, Part I: Before the Move

    As we’ve discussed in previous blogs, moving happens to practically all of us, and multiple times at that. Specifically, the average person in the United States alone moves over over 11 times in their lifetime! Many of us might consider ourselves seasoned vets in the world of moving, but no matter how many times you have moved, you’ll know there’s truth to not having everything perfectly tim…Read More

  4. How to Make the Most of a Tough Move

    In the best situation possible, you have to move because you got the job of your dreams, the new location is closer to your family (though perhaps in some cases, further), in the perfect environment for you to inhabit. Maybe you’ve always wanted to live by the ocean, and are relocating to Virginia Beach, or you’ve wanted to be closer to the city, and are going to be a short commute from Washin…Read More

  5. When Should I Hire Moving Services?

    You got a new job offer, or you’re going to grad school. You’re tired of doing the long-distance thing with your significant other. You don’t like where you’re currently living. You want to be closer to your work. You’re ready for something new. No matter what the reason, a move is in your future. Whenever you are on the precipice of a move, one of the biggest things to consider is in re…Read More

  6. Moving Trends Throughout History

    From era to era and century to century, people have been moving. In fact, the average person in the United States alone moves over over 11 times in their lifetime. Moving is stressful, it’s tiring, it’s a lot of work, and yet still we relocate, time and again. From booms in moving trends to busts, people have never stopped searching for the perfect place to live. Scott’s Oceana Moving Compan…Read More

  7. 5 TIPS FOR YOUR SUMMER MOVE!

    It’s in your best interest to stay away from dark, heavy clothing during a summer move. Instead, choose clothes that are lightweight and comfortable. If items like paints, detergents or pesticides need to be moved, pack them in a smaller box inside a larger box to reduce the chance of leaks. Since the summer weekends get booked very quickly, try to move on the least busy days of the week, usuall…Read More

  8. HIRE MOVERS TO HELP WITH YOUR SPRING CLEANING PROJECT!

    The birds and the bees are a buzz, the trees are budding; you know what that means? TIME FOR SOME SPRING CLEANING! This year take this burden and turn it into the pleasure it was meant to be by hiring Scotts Oceana Movers for some extra help. Let them do the heavy lifting so you can spend more time relaxing in your newly cleared space with the refreshing warm weather. Here are a few spring cleanin…Read More

  9. WHEN IS THE BEST TIME OF YEAR TO MOVE?

    Putting the stress of moving to the side, there are days of the week, months, and particular times of the year that are better to move into your new home. Whether moving by yourself or hiring movers, rental truck companies and movers tend to have more resources available and charge lower rates during the following times. Weather Where you are moving from and where you will be moving to will play a…Read More

  10. MOVING IN THE SNOW

    Last week Hampton Roads was once again caught in a snow storm but these adverse condition did not stop Scott’s Oceana Moving from working diligently. Movers Robert, Kris, and Jordan worked and completed two moves safely and very efficiently with the thanks of two families as the snow storm came in. Scott’s Oceana Moving takes prides in completely every move and finding ways to work around and …Read More