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How to Unpack After Moving

Posted On: 11/21/22 | Residential Moving

If you’re currently finishing up your preparations for the moving process and your moving day, you’re probably already thinking ahead to the future and about how to unpack after you move. Odds are, you’re probably pretty tired of the packing and moving prep process, and envision unpacking as quickly as possible to properly settle into…

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Why Move to Evanston, IL?

Posted On: 11/9/22 | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

As one of the most popular and ever-growing suburbs of Chicago, it’s no wonder that Evanston has become more and more of a hotspot for those who want to be close to one of the biggest and most exciting cities in the country, while not having to give up the slowed down suburban lifestyle you…

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Reebie Moving & Storage Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted On: 10/27/22 | moving company

The ladies here at Reebie Moving & Storage recognized and celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing pink to the office! Our staff remains committed to bringing awareness and wanting to volunteer for organizations looking for a cure. During the entire month of October, various organizations and individuals alike come together to spread awareness and…

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How to Prepare for an Office Move

Posted On: 10/6/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company

Moving to a new office of any scale is an extremely exciting time, and can seem like a lot to have on your plate if you’re trying to take on the entire process by yourself. Because you’re planning a move on such a large scale, it’s understandable that you might be a bit overwhelmed, or…

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Common Mistakes to Avoid While Buying a House

Posted On: 09/27/22 | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

First-time home buyers venturing into the housing market for the first time can easily make mistakes that can be easily avoided if they had the right research on their side before making their purchase. Especially for those without experience in the home buying process, figuring out how to find the right place for you at…

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How to Prepare Your House for Sale

Posted On: 09/22/22 | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Gearing up to put your house up for sale requires a lot of preparation and investment to not only have it look its best but to increase the likelihood that you’ll receive offers quickly and to have your home sell as soon as possible (and for the price you envision). When preparing to sell your…

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What Should You Expect From a Home Inspection?

Posted On: 09/19/22 | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Professional home inspections are designed to let you know of any minor or major issues in a home before you buy it. This allows you to go into a purchase with more of a grasp as to the value of the home you’re buying, any potential issues that could arise down the line, or to…

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How to Pack Clothes for Moving

Posted On: 09/1/22 | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Preparing for and pulling off a successful move can be pretty overwhelming for anyone, regardless of whether you’re tackling a local or a long-distance move. Before moving day even comes around, you’ll need to prepare properly for how to properly pack your clothes, how to get your furniture ready to go, and how to even…

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Best Suburbs to Live in Illinois

Posted On: 08/23/22 | moving company | Residential Moving

Considering leaving Chicago and heading to a neighboring suburb? There are tons of reasons out there why people might want to make the switch from the city to the suburbs. From wanting more space, getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life, or just wanting a bigger yard or more green space, suburban…

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Reebie Storage & Moving Participates in Community Strong Golf Outing

Posted On: 08/17/22 | moving company

Reebie Storage & Moving Co. is proud to sponsor and participate in the North Suburban YMCA’s second annual Community Strong Golf Outing and Patio Party on July 21st. As one of the 45 sponsors of the event, Reebie was joined by over 110 golfers and 20 volunteers to raise over $40,000 for Y program scholarships…

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How to Prepare for International Moving

Posted On: 08/3/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving Company

Moving internationally can be incredibly exciting and interesting for anyone interested in changing their lifestyle and starting a life in a new country. After all, moving abroad is one of the best ways to expand your horizons, and immerse yourself in a new culture and lifestyle! However, international moving has to be done proactively to…

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Tips for Moving Out for the First Time

Posted On: 08/3/22 | moving company | Residential Moving

Moving out on your own for the first time is a huge step in so many people’s lives, no matter how old they are or at what life stages they happen to be at. Whether you’re moving out of your parent’s house temporarily to move into a college or an off-campus college apartment or moving…

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Why are Small Businesses Moving From Chicago?

Posted On: 07/12/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company

In the last few months, you might have noticed a few of your local businesses or corporations moving out of Chicago or into a different area of the city. This is a general trend the city has seen as of late, whether small business moving has become more common as people look for other opportunities…

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How to Handle a Small Move

Posted On: 07/5/22 | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

A lot of people tend to think that because their move is a small one, it’ll be easy and completely smooth sailing from start to finish. However, if that were true, so many people wouldn’t come to the professionals to handle even the smallest moves efficiently and strategically. Any move, big or small, is pretty…

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Best Tips for Garage Sales or Sidewalk Sales

Posted On: 07/1/22 | moving company | Residential Moving

Decluttering Is a hugely important part of the entire moving process, and one of the best ways to lessen the cost is to stay organized and streamline your entire process. But what do you do with all of this cleared-out stuff? You could always donate it to help a good cause or give them away…

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How to Move with Children?

Posted On: 06/22/22 | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

When tackling a move of any distance, you need to take the time to properly prepare yourself and your household for not only your relocation itself but the journey in front of you and the emotions that come with making a move. This can be especially difficult when it comes to moving with children, especially…

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How to Choose a Local Chicago Moving Company

Posted On: 06/6/22 | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

As one of the largest and most exciting cities in the country, Chicago has become more and more popular as people discover everything that  the Windy City has to offer. If you’re looking to move to a city rich in culture, diversity, great food, and tons of entertainment, Chicago is just the place for you….

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How to Make a Summer Move Successful 

Posted On: 05/27/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

When it comes to planning an upcoming summer move this year, you’ll want to make sure you not only have the best moving company on your side but that you’re planning and being strategic with your moving strategy.  As summer gets closer and closer, you might be weighing your options as far as both new…

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Moving From a City to a Suburb? Questions to Ask Yourself

Posted On: 05/20/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Are you tired of living in the big city, or the hustle and bustle of city life? If you’re looking to slow things down a bit and are pondering moving to the suburbs, there’s something you’ll want to know about the move itself and how to adjust to suburban life.    Whether you’re moving by…

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Top Tips for Cross-Country Moving

Posted On: 05/12/22 | Long Distance Moving

If you’re thinking of taking on a big cross-country or long-distance move this year, it’s important to stay prepared and ready to take on anything that might pop up during your move. Moving out of state can seem like a very intimidating task to embark on, but if you’ve got the right planning, you’ll be…

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Tips for Moving During Peak Moving Season

Posted On: 05/5/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Moving during the months of April-September, it can be hard to know where to start in order to properly tackle the planning process and the actual moving aspects of a peak season move. If you’re looking for peak season moving tips, we’ve got everything you’ll want to know to properly prepare and move during these…

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Everything You Need to Know About Moving Insurance

Posted On: 04/24/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Looking for the right moving company for you? If you’ve been researching and going through professional movers, you’ve probably come across the prospect of moving insurance by now. No matter if you’re moving across the street or across the world, you want to ensure that your household items are in dependable and responsible hands and…

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Should You Move to Chicago in 2022?

Posted On: 04/18/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

If you’re thinking of a move to Chicago in 2022, there are plenty of reasons to do so! So what do people love about the city, and how do you know if it’s right for you? As local Chicago movers, we’ll give you the inside scoop on everything you need to know about moving to…

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What is the Difference Between Hazard Insurance and Homeowners’ Insurance?

Posted On: 04/8/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

When purchasing a new home, you’re going to be faced with a multitude of costs on top of the purchase price of your home. Some of these costs will be associated with keeping your home and belongings safe in the event of disaster or theft, and some will be required by your bank or mortgage…

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Reasons to Move to Chicago

Posted On: 02/14/22 | moving company | Residential Moving

Looking to move to Chicago this year? If you’re wondering what Chicago might have in store for you and your family, you might be even more attracted to the city once we show you what’s so great about it.  If you’re researching a Chicago move this year, you should continue looking into this amazing city…

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Most Affordable States to Live in 2022

Posted On: 02/3/22

When looking to make a big move this year, there’s a lot for prospective renters and buyers to take into account when looking at possible new states to head to – whether looking for the most affordable states to live in or the cheapest states to live in. So what states give you the most…

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The 2021 Allied Magnet State Report

Posted On: 01/25/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company

In a year filled with uncertainty and market fluctuation, 2021 continued 2020’s trend of people taking advantage of remote work situations and moving in unprecedented patterns in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. This can be seen in the Allied Magnet State Report, which is a summary of the complete information that Allied Van Lines rounds…

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Top Moving Destinations in 2022

Posted On: 01/17/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company

If we’ve learned anything over the past couple of years, it’s to embrace and accept change, no matter what form it might come in. This is especially true when it comes to our changing home situations, employment opportunities, and just suddenly having the freedom and ability to move wherever you want, without being tied to…

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Moving Trends to Look Out For in 2022

Posted On: 01/8/22 | Long Distance Moving | moving company

As yet another year rolls around the corner, you might be considering a move or relocation for a variety of reasons. Whether you want a change of scenery, want to head to a more affordable area or somewhere with more value for homes than in your current area, or if you just want to get…

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How to Stop Procrastinating on Packing for a Move

Posted On: 12/20/21 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Procrastination is something a lot of us unfortunately struggle with, and especially when it comes to packing for a move. If you’re not using the professional packing services provided by your moving company, staying on task and getting things packed up and ready to go for moving day by yourself can be challenging for a…

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How to Move a Boat

Posted On: 12/10/21 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

When you’re conducting a regular move, your general priorities usually revolve around choosing the right in town movers for your residential moving needs, and finding a moving company that really caters to you and your household’s needs. Of course, you’ve chosen Reebie Allied Storage & Moving Co. for this job, due to their expert, customized…

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How to Pack Without Bubble Wrap

Posted On: 12/1/21

If you’re using moving services, but are still choosing to pack your things by yourself, it can be understandable that you’d immediately look to bubble wrap as the solution to the storage and safety of your most fragile items, and you’d be right to do so. Bubble wrap is undeniably a hugely dependable and safe…

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Post-Move Unpacking Tips

Posted On: 11/22/21

If you’re currently finishing up the moving process, and have already everything into your new home, know that the worst is over! You’ve done it, even – you’ve successfully pulled off your move, and can now focus on other things – namely, unpacking and getting yourself situated in your new place.    Even when you’re…

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Best Neighborhoods to Move to in Chicago

Posted On: 11/15/21

Whether you’re already currently calling Chicago home, or looking to move into the city from the suburbs or from another state, finding the best neighborhood in the city can be confusing and hard to choose!    There are so many amazing neighborhoods in Chicago to choose from, after all. There are a ton of neighborhoods…

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2021 Moving Trends

Posted On: 11/9/21

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began back in early 2020, a lot has changed not only in people’s everyday lives but in their moving trends as well. The pandemic changed a lot about how I live and work, and these trends have continued throughout 2021 – with no sign of stopping.    More and more people…

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Tackling a Long Distance Move with Children

Posted On: 10/26/21 | Long Distance Moving

When taking on any long distance move, it can be a tough process to coordinate. When you throw kids into the mix, the moving process can get even more complicated than it was before. So what do you do when you need to pull off a long distance move no matter what, but not only…

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What Items to Leave Behind Before a Move

Posted On: 10/19/21

It doesn’t matter how often or how experienced you are with moving – when the time comes, it never gets any easier. Somehow, a lot of us, no matter what, find ourselves scrambling at the last minute to throw things into boxes or tie up any loose ends that might occur. No matter what you’re…

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Reebie Gives Back

Posted On: 10/14/21

Reebie Moving & Storage is a proud part of the Chicago community, and works not only to please and satisfy our customers, but to consistently give back to our community. We regularly involve ourselves with various organizations that benefit and help Chicago, and seek to continue our work while providing our clients with the most…

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Moving Out of State? 10 Tips to Make Your Move Successful

Posted On: 09/20/21 | Long Distance Moving

When moving out of state, it’s important to prepare you, your household, and your household goods to make sure that you’ve planned and organized before your moving day comes. Interstate Moving is a process that takes a lot of planning to make sure that everything goes as planned on moving day, and that you have…

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Planning Your Move in Advance? Winter Moving Tips to Consider

Posted On: 09/14/21

As it starts getting colder out, you might be finding yourself facing a winter move, and are wondering how to properly prepare for it – whether bracing for the weather or elements, the move itself, or the cold. Though winter certainly isn’t the height of moving season, many often find themselves moving in the winter…

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Happy Labor Day From Reebie Storage & Moving

Posted On: 09/6/21

All of us at the Reebie headquarters would like to wish our staff and customers a safe and happy Labor Day! We look forward to working with you all throughout the rest of this year.

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Sudden Surprise Move? Tips & Tricks to Move Within 30 Days

Posted On: 08/31/21

There can be a lot of reasons why you might find yourself having to pull off a move in less than 30 days. Whether you’ve gotten relocated for work, found a new job in a new area, decide not to renew your lease last minute, or just want a change in surroundings, a last minute…

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Staying Motivated & Organized While Packing For A Move

Posted On: 08/23/21

Not many people would consider themselves to be ‘excited’ to pack up all of their things and then unpack everything. Many dread it. However, the easiest way to make packing go quickly and seamlessly is to keep yourself motivated and organized. Packing doesn’t have to be boring, stressful and tedious – get motivated and get…

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Planning Ahead: How to Prevent Wasting Food While Moving

Posted On: 08/15/21

The transition period right before moving to a new place can be difficult to plan for a lot of reasons, but especially when it comes to going grocery shopping or in using up all the food you already have in your refrigerator or pantry. If you’re not moving far, it can be easy to conserve…

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What To Get Rid Of Before Moving

Posted On: 08/7/21

When conducting a move, any one item being out of place or not accounted for is enough to send you over the edge with stress and throw you completely off of your rhythm. A big issue in this is knowing what to pack and what do get rid of before the move itself. Letting go…

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What to Look for When Hiring Chicago Movers

Posted On: 07/30/21

If you’re moving to or from a city or a high-rise apartment, getting your things to or from your new location can be a lot more complicated than suburban moving. To keep your spirits high and your stress levels low, it’s important to find movers who are well experienced and equipped for city moves.  …

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Packing 101: How to Pack Fragile Items Carefully

Posted On: 06/17/21 | Residential Moving

Knowing what and how to pack your things can be a confusing and stressful process in order to make sure everything stays safe and sound. This feeling is only exacerbated when packing fragile items, like glasses, antiques, or porcelain. Read below for some easy tips on how to pack fragile items and keep them safe….

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How to Prepare for Your Cross Country Moving Endeavor

Posted On: 06/8/21

Whether you’re moving to a neighboring state or across the country, long-distance moves can turn into stressful and costly projects if you don’t plan properly. These sorts of moves require a huge amount of preparation and planning to ensure everything goes smoothly. You definitely don’t want to attempt cross country moving without any plan of…

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Packing 101: Some Basic Tips To Get You Started

Posted On: 05/15/21

Everyone has that one friend who swears never to move or deal with a move again right after they finish unpacking all of their things. We can all agree that packing everything up, moving your whole life in a truck to a new location, and then having to unpack and organize everything in a new…

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Working From Home? How to Choose Your New Town or City

Posted On: 05/8/21

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, many offices that originally went virtual for safety reasons have since made the decision to keep their offices and employees virtual permanently. Working virtually comes with a lot of perks, from going to meetings in sweatpants to being able to sit in the comfort of your own living…

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Reimagining Workspaces

Posted On: 04/30/21

by Ricardo Ramos on Apr 14, 2021 COVID-19 has presented companies across the world with unique challenges. Given the nature of the pandemic, many industries had to swiftly adapt to brand new ways of working – specifically, remote working. After an entire year of working from home, nationwide eligibility for the COVID vaccine has finally…

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How to Prepare for Spring Moving Season!

Posted On: 04/22/21

Did you know that spring is the most popular time to move? This is true due to several factors: warmer weather, longer days, and moving company discounts and incentives are all part of the reason why. It’s also the most popular time of the year for the real estate market. Spring move season is just…

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Chicago Area Long Distance Move Experts Are Here to Help

Posted On: 04/14/21 | Long Distance Moving

Transporting your life across the country is a big undertaking, and you should have the support of a trusted moving company who will go above and beyond expectations to assist you. Reebie Storage & Moving, along with our affiliation with Allied Van Lines has the reputation and expertise when it comes to cross-country moving that…

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Reebie Allied is Proud to Be a Partner of Move for Hunger

Posted On: 04/6/21

Reebie Storage & Moving, along with their affiliated company Allied Van Lines are proud to be partners of Move for Hunger, a charity organization that organizes food donations on behalf of moving customers. When you move and have extra food in your pantry, Move for Hunger makes sure that your food gets to people in…

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Chicago COVID & Moving – How to Stay Safe While the City Opens Up

Posted On: 03/30/21

As the COVID pandemic continues, many of us are beginning to go back to some of our regular activities with caution. Schools, churches, movie theaters, and gyms have been opening at varying speeds across the country, and depending on where you are in the nation, the way your town or city is operating can be…

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Allied Van Lines Recognized by Newsweek as One of America’s Best Customer Service Providers for 2021

Posted On: 03/18/21

Brands Selected Based on an Independent Survey of More Than 20,000 American Customers Allied Van Lines, one of the world’s largest moving companies, is proud to announce that for the second consecutive year, it has been named one of America’s Best Customer Service Providers in the Moving Services category based on an independent survey, commissioned…

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Home Improvement Projects for Spring Move Season

Posted On: 03/5/21

Spring is right around the corner, which means many people are preparing to move. Spring is the most popular time of the year to buy a home or put your house on the market. A few touch-up projects can go a long way if you are putting your house up for sale. Plus, with all…

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Storage Services in Chicago

Posted On: 02/27/21

In need of some storage space? Whether you just need a small unit for overflow of your personal belongings, or a larger space to keep business equipment, Reebie Storage & Moving has got you covered. We offer a variety of storage solutions that are unique from other storage companies. Here is a run-down of some…

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COVID Moving Safety FAQ

Posted On: 02/13/21

With few signs of the novel coronavirus slowing down in sight, we thought it would be a good moment to answer some questions you may have about moving during the pandemic. Reebie Storage & Moving Company is proud to be an essential service, lending our expertise to those who need to move during this uncertain…

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How to Get an Accurate Moving Estimate

Posted On: 02/2/21

Moving can be stressful for a variety of reasons but doing your research before selecting a moving company can really save you time, money, and a headache in the long run. Getting an accurate moving estimate is the best way to ensure a smooth moving experience. We’ve compiled a list to help: Don’t settle on the…

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Moving During Coronavirus?

Posted On: 01/24/21

The current pandemic has altered life as we know it. It has restricted businesses, education, and movement. To some of us, even going to the grocery store can feel like a dangerous outing. So what about moving? Whatever your current circumstances are, you will need to assess whether or not it is important for you…

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Preparing to Move: 10 Decluttering Tips

Posted On: 01/10/21

We all seem to have a little too much clutter, right? Whether you are getting ready to put your house on the market, preparing to move by organizing and packing, or just want to settle more into your current home – decluttering always seems to be a good idea. Here are some decluttering tips to…

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Moving Trends to Look Out For in 2022

Posted On: 01/3/21 | Long Distance Moving | moving company | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

As yet another year rolls around the corner, you might be considering a move or relocation for a variety of reasons. Whether you want a change of scenery, want to head to a more affordable area or somewhere with more value for homes than in your current area, or if you just want to get…

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Why You Should Hire A Licensed Moving Company?

Posted On: 12/23/20

You’ve completed what felt like an impossible feat and found a new place to live, whether it’s near or far. Once the dust settles and the paperwork is signed, you realizing moving there is another lengthy process. Hiring a licensed moving company is a great solution when it comes to making a move a stress-free…

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Moving In Winter: A Complete Guide to Moving and Packing

Posted On: 12/15/20

Winter is the time for the holidays, the snow, sledding, and making snow angels, but most people do not associate it with moving. As beautiful as it can look, winter means freezing weather and potentially snow. Sometimes, we are left with no choice when it comes to the moving date. If you have to deal…

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How To Select the Right Moving Company – A Complete Checklist

Posted On: 11/20/20 | moving company

Moving is challenging, from finding the right home to selecting the right moving company to meet your needs. Choosing the right Chicago movers means trusting someone else with most of your belongings as well as the day of the move. As you’re searching for Chicago local movers, you want to find the right moving company…

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Residential Moving: Benefits Of Hiring A Moving Company

Posted On: 11/16/20 | Residential Moving

You finally found the place of your dreams and now have to figure out a way to move all of your belongings. There are many ways to accomplish that goal, such as moving everything on your own or with family, but there are many benefits to hiring a moving company. Residential moving services can get…

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Stay in the City or Purchase a Lake Home? Chicago Movers Weigh In

Posted On: 11/10/20 | Long Distance Moving

In one of our recent blog posts titled ‘Chicago Families are Leaving the City and Moving to the Suburbs’, we took a look at some of the reasons why city-dwellers are making the great escape to less crowded areas of the country. The COVID-19 pandemic and outcomes of it have altered life significantly in countless…

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Tips for Choosing a Local Moving Company in Chicago

Posted On: 10/30/20

Chicago is one of the most exciting cities in the country. It comes as no surprise that so many people want to live in the “Windy City.” Are you planning a move to this culturally-rich city? You’ll want to be sure to choose the best local movers in Chicago. Let’s take a look at what…

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Chicagoans Are Moving Out of the City

Posted On: 10/23/20 | Residential Moving | Residential Moving Company

Urban residents are making a splash in the real estate market, by showing interest and purchasing more homes outside of metro areas than ever before. The COVID-19 pandemic mixed with other factors laid out by Fox 32 Chicago anchors (violent crime, civil unrest, closed schools, and high urban taxes) have made city-dwelling less appealing for…

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Three Things to Know About Long-Distance Moving Companies

Posted On: 09/15/20 | Long Distance Moving

For those of you that have ever completed a long-distance move, you know that it can be a difficult, frustrating, and confusing endeavor. For those that have not done this before, but are facing this challenge in the near future, you probably already are starting to notice some of these issues. From long lists of…

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Choosing a Reliable Storage and Moving Company

Posted On: 09/15/20

Outside of the people we love, there are few things we want to protect in our lives as much as our homes and the valuable items stored in them. While we are living in the homes, we take important measures to protect out valuable, such as buying home security systems. So, it stands to reason…

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