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Celebrate National Moving Month

National Moving Month is in full swing with people and businesses everywhere gearing up for making moves, big and small. Moving is no easy task, and there are many things to consider when t­­aking on this job. This blog is going to focus on some moving supplies that people may not realize are available to […]

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Moving Straps: The Best Insurance for Your Move

May is National Moving Month, meaning moving season is getting ready to ramp up. We’ve got some ideas on how to help make your move easier and less painful – literally. The best insurance is the one that gets the job done and lasts. This is what moving straps can do for you during your […]

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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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Are Moving Blankets Machine Washable?

We’re often asked if our moving blankets can be washed in a washing machine. Our “Best” category includes three machine-washable moving blankets. Their heavy-weight construction with woven polyester binding on all four sides allows them to be washed and re-used repeatedly. Keep in mind, even though these blankets are classified as washable, we do not recommend […]

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US Cargo Control Donates Supplies for Move For Hunger’s First Annual Truck Pull

US Cargo Control has been named a sponsor partner in Move For Hunger’s Truck Pull fundraising event. The event, to be held September 13th in Neptune, New Jersey, will feature teams of ten individuals pulling two 18-foot trucks in a timed competition. Money raised from the event supports Move for Hunger’s mission of alleviating hunger […]

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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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Have a College-Bound Kid? 9 Tips to Help Tackle the Move

The summer moving season is still in full swing, which means college moving time is coming up fast! If this is your first time sending off a son or daughter, take a look at some moving tips we’ve compiled to make the move to dorm life a smooth one. 1. Keep hanging clothes on hangers. […]

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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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