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Hiring Professional Movers? Five Quick Tips for a Smooth Move

If you’ve never used a professional moving company before, you may just feel like you are living in the lap of luxury. Professional movers are trained not only in customer satisfaction, but in moving furniture efficiently, courteously, and carefully. While the movers will gladly disassemble and reassemble items for you, there are many things you […]

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Moving Supplies Checklist: is your truck or trailer ready?

Stocking a moving truck with the right moving supplies can be a tough task – and we want to help make that process as simple as possible. At US Cargo Control, our experts have put together an equipment recommendation guide to help you furnish your truck or trailer with the moving supplies you need. Check […]

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New Snap-Loc® Industrial Moving Dollies Added to Line of Professional Moving Supplies

The moving supplies category of products continues to expand with the addition of new Snap-Loc moving dolly products. The new items were brought in to better serve our growing customer base of professional moving companies, and were based on suggestions from current customers. We’re always open to adding products that are suggested by our customers. […]

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Moving Tips: 12 Uses for Stretch Wrap

If you’ll be moving soon, don’t forget the stretch wrap when purchasing packing supplies. Once used primarily by only professional movers, this handy plastic wrap for moving is now available in various sizes and gauges and perfect for any DIY move. With no sticky residue like tape, it’s easy to apply and even easier to […]

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3 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Custom Moving Pads

Customized moving pads are becoming a hot item for our professional moving company customers. Why? Let us tell you! 1) Professional image. Using supplies imprinted with your business name shows your investment and pride- a great way to show off your commitment to your company and customer. We can add your company name to either […]

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Must-Have Moving Supplies, Part 2

We’re kicking off National Moving Month with an overview of some of our most popular moving supplies and the questions we receive about them. If you’re a DIY mover, check out the first post in the series: Must-have Moving Supplies for the Do-It-Yourself Mover. If you’re a professional mover, read on! Our professional moving customers […]

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Moving Season is Here!

Hello to all of our professional movers and brave do-it-yourselfers! Moving Season has kicked off and generally runs from Easter to Halloween.  In fact, May is National Moving Month and US Cargo Control is fully stocked for the season with over 15,000 dozen pads, 3,500 mover bands, 1,400 H-dollies, and 750 cases of stretch wrap! […]

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Don’t Get Duped: How to Avoid Moving Scams

Moving can be a very exciting time, but it is also stressful.  Even the normal stresses can add up from buying the right moving supplies, getting delicate or breakable things packed up, planning every detail from one place to another, and coordinating all the timing so it happens on top moving from point A to […]

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What’s the Best Way to Protect Furniture and Appliances when Moving?

Today’s answer comes from our resident Moving Supplies Expert, Sarah Watson.  ___________________________________________________________________________ I truly think of myself as a Moving Supplies Superhero – saving the world, one moving blanket at a time.  My colleagues even call me SWatson which I believe sounds very special agent, superhero-like. Questions?  Call me at (800) 867-1210! Need a photo of […]

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How to Choose a Moving Dolly

Hello to our US Cargo Control customers and USCC blog visitors! I’m Sarah Watson, our resident moving supplies expert. Whether you’re a large moving company or a do-it-yourself mover, I’m here to help you select the best product for your particular job or project.  I like to think of myself as a Moving Supplies Superhero […]

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More Moving Tips and Tricks

With May being the official kick-off to the moving season, it’s time to offer up some more moving tips. Here we’ve compiled a list of tips and tricks you may not have heard before. These come from our USCC customers and professional movers who purchase our moving supplies. For even more moving tips on how to […]

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20 Tips for Stress-Free Moving

Thanks to Claire at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® for today’s guest post! Moving is a very stressful time for everyone… your once organized home quickly becomes a disaster zone. In order to make your move and life easier, I’ve included a schedule containing tips many of us have learned over the years at TWO MEN […]

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