Moving to Chicago? Here’s What You Need to Know

Chicago is the third largest city in the United States, just behind New York and Los Angeles. And it’s just as exciting as you’d expect a city of its size to be. It’s home to gargantuan companies like McDonald’s, Boeing, Sears, and Kraft Foods....

Help Your Kids Survive A Long Distance Move

Your son made the basketball team, your daughter landed the coveted spot on student council, and your twins started grade school. And now you must transfer to another city for work. Perfect timing, right? Whether you have to move cross-country or the next city over,...

The Pros and Cons of Using Professional Movers

When you need to move, you face a lot of challenges. You need to pick a date, pack up your things, get rid of your junk, and pay for the move. With all you have to do to prepare, you might start wondering if you should get professional help. A moving company saves you...

Why You Need a Mover Who Is IOMI Certified

When your company is making a big move, you don’t want to trust just anyone with your belongings. But how can you narrow down all professional movers in your area? Look at each company’s credentials. Our movers at Mid-West Moving & Storage Inc. have...

Moving Etiquette 101

You’ve packed your belongings. You’ve labeled your boxes. You’ve hired a moving company. Now, how do you deal with the movers when they arrive? After all, strangers you’ve never met will be handling your valuable belongings. Here are common questions and answers about...

Warning Craigslist Movers

Why Using A Moving Company is Better than Hiring Craigslist Movers Remember the last time you moved? It takes a lot of time and energy to pack furniture and boxes, load them, transport them, and unload them. Doing this on your own is extremely tough, so it makes sense...

Professional Movers in Chicago

There are many different moving companies scattered all across America. When the time comes to choose from all the professional movers Chicago offers, you may be tempted to hire the cheapest movers available. It’s possible you’ll get lucky and your move...

Three Tips for Optimal Packing and Storage in Chicago

Renting your first storage unit is an exciting experience. A storage unit can be like a pressure release valve, suddenly freeing up space in your house you didn’t have before. If you follow these tips for packing and storage in Chicago, you can make the most of...