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

4 Ideas for Making Moving Easier

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When you decide to move away, you are probably thinking about going about this business in the simplest way possible. This is, indeed, the direction in which you should look to take ou move. While it may sound pretty straightforward, this is not a simple feat to accomplish. There are many variables on the way to simple relocation. So, you are going to have to pay attention to various aspects of moving if you are looking to make moving easier. As professionals in the field of moving, we know how difficult this can be. Also, we know that many people take tend to take their moving for granted. Thinking that all that you need to do is to pack and set if the kind of thinking that is not going to take you far away. Therefore, we would suggest sticking with us today to learn how to move with ease.

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What not to do when preparing for moving

Feeling relaxed about your upcoming relocation is a good state of mind to be in. However, being too relaxed is something that you should avoid.

There are too many people who take their move insufficiently seriously. So, once the moving day comes, they realize that they are ill-prepared for the whole process.

This is exactly the kind of situation that you should not find yourself in. Instead, you should take your Boise moving very seriously. Prepare for it well and be as serious ad detailed about it as possible. This way, you will not be finding yourself in a situation to watch your move slipping away from you.

How to make moving easier

There are many components to a moving process. As you may expect, many of them require careful planning and consideration in order to see the move through with ease. Therefore, we are going to take a look at the most important things that you can do to make moving easier.

They are the following:

  • Plan thoroughly
  • Invest in the moving materials
  • Learn how to properly and safely lift heavy items
  • Hire trustworthy movers to help you out

Now, let’s take a closer look at these measures.

Plan thoroughly

The first step towards an easier relocation lies in careful planning. All of the issues that may arise on the journey to your new house, apartment, or office can be prevented if you dedicate your time and plan thoroughly. Still, what does this mean?

Planning thoroughly means that you should start preparing your move the moment you decide where you are moving to. Firstly, you should come up with a list of tasks that you need to finish before the moving day comes. Then, divide the tasks into sprints or segments. Each segment should have a designated time for completion.

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Come up with a moving plan to relocate safely

As time goes by, you should revise your performance. If you realize that you are falling behind on the schedule of Eagle moving, you should revise your moving plan. Reschedule the ones that you have not had time to finish. Also, make sure to find the reasons that held you from completing those tasks. Knowing them will help you plan better in the future.

Invest in the moving materials

The next step in the right direction is the investment in the right moving materials.

Moving supplies are the only thing that is going to keep your belongings from suffering damage in the moving process. Therefore, it is important to have proper moving supplies on hand.

When choosing which ones you are going to buy, you should, firstly, carefully examine your load. The last thing that you would want to do would be to buy moving supplies that you are not going to be able to use when packing.

Lastly, do not trust anyone who would tell you that moving supplies are something that you should not be buying and that you can equally successfully improvise. While improvisation is often encouraged, it is not the path that we would recommend taking. Not being able to use your belongings after the Nampa relocation does not sound all that attractive, right?

Learn how to properly and safely lift heavy items

Moving is a process that is physically very demanding. It requires lifting and carrying loads of heavy items. In the case that you are looking to relocate your office or business in general from a city in Idaho to a different state, the lifting part very important.

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Learn proper lifting techniques before the relocation day arrives

Therefore, to make moving easier and to stay healthy after, you should learn how to lift heavy items properly. This is something that the majority of people who go to the gym will know how to do. However, if you are not among them, you should seriously consider this activity. Not only will you learn something new, but it is going to improve the general state of your health. And who knows, you might as well end up liking it.

Hiring trustworthy movers will help you in making moving easier

Lastly, for today, we would like to suggest obtaining help from trustworthy movers. This is, after all, the best path to making moving easier.

Professional movers are great! Not only do they know how to lift properly, but they also have the knowledge and tools to pack your items the right way. With such help just a phone call away, you should not waste any more time. Instead, you should go ahead and call your preferred movers. Let them know what your needs are and decide when they should come to help you out.

Conclusion

There are many paths to making moving easier. It is your choice which one you are going to take. Today, we have seen some of the most popular ones. In the case that you would like to suggest anything else, make sure to comment below!

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