Founded in 1890, Peasley Moving & Storage has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. We are taking the current COVID-19 threat very seriously and will promptly adhere to any and all directives from local, state and federal government officials. Peasley Moving & Storage has been categorized as an essential industry business within the current mandate established by Idaho State Governor Brad Little.

As an essential industry business, we will maintain normal operations until such time as either company management determines we must close our offices or we are directed to do so by a governmental authority. We are taking extensive precautionary measures including the adoption of all CDC guidelines and the establishment of our own policies intended to minimize health risks for all customers, employees, contractors, vendors, and community stakeholders. We are proud to be able to support the needs of our customers during this crucial time but are prepared to quickly change course as required.

Stay safe together with Peasley Moving & Storage

The COVID-19 crisis is fluid and there are many uncertainties and factors outside of our control that may, with little or no advance notice, impact our delivery of moving & storage services. Please be aware the current crisis could potentially result in small inconveniences such as a delayed project start time or significant inconveniences such as the complete rescheduling of services.

Although there are many unknowns to be navigated, you can be certain that Peasley Moving & Storage will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs, and our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.

Steps Peasley Moving & Storage is Taking:

  • Company-wide Implementation of all precautionary measures recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
  • Office staff and moving crews are being monitored daily for symptoms and/or known exposure by management and asked to go home, contact their healthcare provider, and self-quarantine as directed. Staff members that experience symptoms and/or aware of exposure when not at work have been directed to stay home and notify their supervisor.
  • Office staff and moving crews are receiving daily briefings on precautionary measures and have been directed to follow them on and off the job.
  • Office staff and moving crews are being instructed to maintain appropriate “social distance” of 6 feet minimum between one another, customers, and all other people.
  • Office staff and moving crews are being provided with appropriate hand sanitizer and surface disinfecting supplies. They have been directed to disinfect truck cabs and moving equipment between each move to the best of their ability. These supplies will continue to be replenished as we are able, based on availability from retailers.
  • Moving crews will be furnished with work gloves to be worn during the moving process and disinfected both during their work and between customers.
  • Moving crews will be furnished with appropriate masks (when available) to be worn during the moving process as circumstances require.
  • Peasley Moving & Storage is limiting visitation to our branch offices. If you wish to purchase moving boxes or supplies, please simply call in your order and we will happily deliver to your vehicle outside.
  • Peasley Moving & Storage is offering Virtual Estimate Appointments! For more information, please visit our Virtual Estimate Appointment page or ask about this terrific option when speaking with one of our professional relocation consultants.

Steps We’re Asking Customers To Take Prior To Our Arrival At Your Residence:

  • Please notify us immediately if you or any members of your household have been exposed to COVID-19 or are experiencing symptoms including cough, fever, or difficulty breathing.
  • Please use disinfectant/cleaner to wipe down commonly touched surfaces, objects, door handles, etc. at your residence.
  • Please make a sink, hand soap, and paper towels available to your outside salesperson and moving crew for handwashing during their time within your home.
  • Please keep residence and office windows open throughout the moving process as this allows for greater airflow and less potential containment of germs.

We are all in this together.  The team at Peasley Moving & Storage is proud to continue offering our wide range of services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. Whether you or your business will be moving down the street, across the country, or around the world, we are here to make the process seamless & safe for you, just as we’ve done for well over a century.

~ Peasley Moving & Storage

3 facts to remember when moving to Meridian, ID

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Is life taking you to Meridian, Idaho in the foreseeable future? Then you are on the verge of a relocation that you will remember for the rest of your life. However, we can bet that there are still many things you don’t know about this city. So before you get swept away in your search for moving companies Meridian, you might want to read this article. We have decided to compose a list of some of the most important facts to remember when moving to Meridian, ID. Of course, we strongly urge you to do online research of your own. These will be only the basic facts about this lovely city – but there’s much more to be learned.

Top 3 facts to remember when moving to Meridian

Packing up your possessions and deciding to make new memories in a new place is never easy. But it can be much easier if you have all the necessary facts at your disposal. Today, we aren’t going to talk about the process of hiring movers, packing your possessions, or the process of sending a shipping container overseas. The thing we are going to talk about, however, will be all the impressive facts one should learn about Meridian before moving here.

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Don’t sit around wondering what kind of life awaits after moving to Meridian. We have all the answers.

1. Meridian is the ninth-best place to live in the USA

Have you ever wondered what your life would be like in one of the best cities in America? By thinking about ‘the best cities’, you are most likely envisioning New York or Los Angeles. Little do you know that by moving to Meridian, you would be living in the ninth-best place to live in the USA. In 2019, Money.com has analyzed 1796 cities and compared them based on the following criteria:

  • Cost of living
  • Income
  • Ethnic and economic diversity
  • Public education
  • Health and safety
  • Amenities

Do you know what the findings have shown? They have shown that Meridian belongs to the very top of the list. Because it’s one of the fastest-growing cities in the states, this city has to offer great public education, many different jobs, and recreational activities galore. And do we even have to mention that Meridian is just a short drive away from Boise? Hey, if you don’t trust us telling you how great this city is, then you can definitely see for yourself. We have no doubt you’ll completely agree with the honorable spot Meridian is taking on the list of the best places to live in America.

2. You get four beautiful seasons

If you have spent your entire life living in a constantly warm state like Florida, or a rainy one like Washington, then Meridian is going to be a breath of fresh air for you. You are definitely going to enjoy once your interstate move is completed. And why is the weather changing year-round in Meridian? While some parts of Idaho don’t get to enjoy the four beautiful seasons, people living in the Boise Valley area do. And you guessed it – Meridian is located in the aforementioned area.

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Feel the magic of every changing season.

This is one of the lesser-known facts people know before moving to Meridian, Idaho. But you will be pleasantly surprised once you realize that you can enjoy lazy summer days, colorful fall leaves, amazing blooms in spring, and dreamy snow during winter. And the best part about Meridian’s weather is that it is, for the most part, void of any hurricanes, earthquakes, tornados, and massive floods. Of course, one can never predict these natural disasters but their occurrence isn’t as frequent in Meridian as it is in other parts of the country. This should always be something you inquire about before embarking on a long-distance residential move.

3. Meridian is both safe and fun

It really doesn’t matter whether you are moving as a single person, young professional, or a family man/woman. You always need to ensure you are living in a safe environment. That being said, one of the most important things to remember when moving to Meridian is that you will be moving to a safe city. While crime rates are growing all over the United States, they are actually dropping in Meridian. We all know that every crime is a bad one. But you might feel a little bit better knowing that most crimes in Meridian aren’t violent ones, and they usually include theft.

So we have established that you will be safe. Great, what else is there to be gained by moving to Meridian? Well, how about all those amazing and fun things you can do in and around Meridian? We have already mentioned that this city is very close to Boise where rich nightlife awaits. But if you don’t feel like traveling such a long distance, you don’t have to. Meridian has a bit of everything! From bowling alleys to restaurants and different events all year round, there will never be a dull moment in this charming city. And the best part? You don’t need to pay any entrance fees to be able to bask in Meridian’s great outdoors. You’ll love it as much as we do!

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Now that you have learned what a great life awaits, you can move with some peace of mind.

Browse, browse, and browse some more

With so many important and impressive facts to remember when moving to Meridian, we had a hard time choosing just three. That’s why we suggest you sit down with a laptop in your lap and start browsing. Learn everything you want to know about this place before moving here. From where the most affordable restaurants are to the location of the nearest storage units. If you are fully prepared for what’s ahead, you will have a much easier time adjusting to your new surroundings. Don’t worry – we are sure you’ll get used to Idaho’s lifestyle sooner rather than later.

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