New City Moving Blog

  • The Ultimate Guide To Moving Into West Loop

    Posted on April 27, 2017

    Brought to you by Chicago’s Best West Loop Movers Next door to Chicago’s main hub, West Loop is a classy, bustling neighborhood that’s always full of surprises–and new construction. A big business hub in its own right, West Loop is defined by its refurbished industrial spaces. When you’re moving to West Loop, chances are you’re […]

  • 4 Tips For Moving In Together With Your Significant Other

    Posted on April 26, 2017

    Congratulations! You’ve said yes to your significant other (S.O.), or they’ve said yes to you, and you’re moving in together. As your friends and family have likely informed you, a live-in relationship is no small step. There are a lot of reasons couples decide to cohabit, be it to cut down on living expenses, testing out […]

  • The Ultimate Guide to Moving Into Lincoln Park

    Posted on April 25, 2017

    Brought to you by Chicago’s Best Lincoln Park Movers Located on the lakeshore, Lincoln Park is a comfy neighborhood with an upscale vibe. As your go-to movers in Lincoln Park, we’ll help you settle on a cozy, quiet street a few blocks from some spacious, swanky shopping. In Lincoln Park, brand name stores are big, […]

  • Moving Offices in Chicago? Follow These 5 Easy Steps

    Posted on April 24, 2017

    Moving can be stressful. Even when it’s just yourself or your family, you have considerably less to keep track of than when you’re overseeing the movement of tens or hundreds of employees when moving offices. Regardless of whether you’re a small start-up or an enterprise-level corporation, getting your office ready to move with our team […]

  • Reasons You Absolutely Can’t do This Move Yourself

    Posted on April 8, 2017

    Are you a pianist with a passion for sculpture and large couches? Are you a hockey player who loves having a TV in every room (including the bathroom)? Are you a student with book shelves lining each of your walls? If you have answered yes to any of these questions (and even if you haven’t), […]

  • That Moment When You Realize You Need a Storage Space

    Posted on April 3, 2017

    As you look at that wall displaying merchandise from your favorite film or TV franchise, you realize that it’s taking up most of your tiny apartment. Your books, shoes, and DVD’s are all shoved under the bed, your closet is at max capacity, and your desk now serves as a shelf and dining table. To […]

  • New City Moving 2017 Sneak Peek

    Posted on December 30, 2016

    Happy (nearly) New Year, Chicago! As we head into the final holiday weekend of 2016, we at New City Moving can’t hold back our excitement any longer for the year to come. After almost six years in our Bucktown location, we’re moving our headquarters to Avondale and upgrading our operation in every way. Our new […]

  • New City Moving 2016 Recap

    Posted on December 27, 2016

    With 2016 drawing to a close, we, at New City Moving, wanted to take a moment to recap another year spent serving the city we love. No matter how the past 12 months have been for you, we hope you were able to find happiness in both the small details and the big picture. For […]

  • ‘Twas The Night Before Moving

    Posted on December 23, 2016

    In the holiday spirit, we at New City Moving, wanted to share this with you as we get excited this weekend! ——— ‘Twas the night before the big move, and all through the house Everything was packed away, even the couch. The stockings were emptied from all of their drawers, packed into boxes labeled “Footwear […]

  • New City Moving Volunteers at the Lincoln Park Community Shelter

    Posted on December 21, 2016

    New City Moving is proud to announce our participation in volunteering with The Lincoln Park Community Shelter over the past three weeks. On December 6th, our energetic sales staff had the pleasure of helping prepare and serve hot lunch for people in the community struggling with homelessness.  For round one, we made healthy pita pockets, soup, […]

  • New City Moving Donates 233 Toys to Chicago Charities

    Posted on December 12, 2016

    Season’s Greetings, Chicago! Now that the temperature has begun to dip and the sky has started to get a little more gray, New City Moving wanted to take a moment and send you a refreshing story to get your week off to a beautiful start. Perfecting the art of moving is our way of serving […]

  • New City Moving’s Guide to Moving Stress-Free During the Holidays

    Posted on December 7, 2016

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year…for moving! New City Moving could not be more excited for the holiday season and our staff is looking forward to bringing all the cheer we can into your new homes with our sterling customer service. While we may not be there to help string the lights and […]

  • Top 5 Ways to Prepare Your House For Winter In Chicago

    Posted on November 30, 2016

    Top 5 Ways to Prepare Your House For Winter In Chicago Are you starting to feel it? The crisp air, the pickup in the wind, and the heat lamps glowing at the “L” stops? Winter is coming to Chicago and it’s a force of nature on par with our victorious Cubbies and our legendary deep […]

  • Where to Donate Used Clothes and Furniture in Chicago

    Posted on November 28, 2016

    Where to Donate in Chicago One of the best things about moving is that fresh feeling that comes with a new beginning. A new apartment, neighborhood, and the people you meet make you feel as if you’ve been granted an opportunity to change your whole perspective. The staff at New City Moving feel special to […]

  • How To Tip Movers

    Posted on November 16, 2016

    It’s a question we get all the time, no matter the size of the job: Should I tip my movers? As a customer service based industry, we understand the importance of leaving a great impression on our valued clients. Over the years, we’ve found a lot of folks feel the same way towards their crews and […]

  • New City Moving Spends the Day Volunteering and Donating at Chicago Canine Rescue

    Posted on February 18, 2014

    The New City Moving office is an avid participant in the never ending, classic debate of cats versus dogs. But for one day, we decided to settle our differences and dedicate a Friday afternoon to volunteering at the Chicago Canine Rescue in Forest Glen. The Chicago Canine Rescue (CCR) is a no-kill shelter committed to […]

  • New City Moving Donates 705 toys to the 14th District Police Station for Christmas 2013

    Posted on December 16, 2013

    Every year in December the New City Moving team heads out to Toys’R’Us and pretend to be kids again. We go through the store and pick out our favorite childhood toys,  a few we always wanted, and cool new toys we didn’t even know existed. As the receipts get longer everyone’s smiles get bigger. What […]

  • New City Moving Donates a Pallet of Turkeys for Thanksgiving 2013

    Posted on December 6, 2013

    On November 25th, New City Moving teamed up with Marty Cerny and Housing Plus, a housing advocacy entity, to help deliver over 60 turkeys to Alderman Michael Chandler’s office in Chicago’s 24th Ward. We were fortunate that we were able to use our truck to help transport and unload 25% of the turkeys that Alderman […]

  • New City Moving Raises $1600 for St. Jude Walk 2013

    Posted on December 6, 2013

    On November 23rd our staff, family, & friends took part in the St. Jude Give Thanks. Walk. at Soldier Field. Charity has always been an important part of New City Moving but this 5K walk was especially important to us. Two year old Blake, the cousin of our Senior Trainer, Melody, was diagnosed this past […]

  • 10 Moving Tips for Expecting Moms

    Posted on November 15, 2013

    Moving is one of the most difficult and stressful activities that people have to do. It’s time consuming and physically strenuous. For expectant mothers moving is even more difficult. If you want to take care of your body and move quickly and efficiently then consider the following 10 moving tips for expectant moms. 1. Let […]

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