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

Guide for moving from Boise to Caldwell ID

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    If you are going to embark on relocating to Caldwell, you might want to know how to make it easier on yourself. Even though both you and your belongings won’t have a long distance to travel, careful preparation is essential when moving from Boise to Caldwell ID. You might want to look into some reliable and professional movers in the Boise area, given how much time and energy they can save you. Having someone who knows the area and the best routes to take will make for a smoother relocation, along with other obvious benefits. But hiring movers is just one piece of the puzzle. In this article, we are going to guide you through the entire process of your relocation.

    How to organize and prepare for a move to Caldwell from Boise

    First of all, make sure that you have plenty of time to finish everything. Being in a time crunch can sometimes interfere with your decision-making process. It can produce unnecessary stress, as well. Therefore, as soon as you know that you will be moving, start organizing everything. You will need to create checklists, hire movers Caldwell ID, obtain packing supplies, etc. Start by trying to keep a calm head and calculating your moving budget. Knowing how much you can afford to spend on your relocation is going to make all the future decisions a lot easier. It is also necessary for the next part.

    Hire professionals to assist with your move

    Every relocation, be it local or a long-distance one is going to benefit from a professional touch. Lifting, carrying, and navigating with a heavy load through stairs, corridors, and other obstacles are all tasks that are much safer if professionals are handling them. If your relocation involves heavy and bulky items, going with a professional moving company is the way to go. And if you have some specialty items, such as a piano, having piano movers Boise take care of its relocation is all but a necessity.

    Yes, you can do it on your own but it is not something to try if you don’t have plenty of experience. Furthermore, having someone that can deal with any issues that can arise during a relocation can be invaluable. And a professional approach to moving from Boise to Caldwell ID is definitely a good idea.

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    Make your move an easy one. Hire a professional mover!

    4 essential tasks for moving from Boise to Caldwell ID?

    But even if you do hire movers to make your relocation easier, there are still things that you need to do. Here are the most important ones:

    • Create a moving checklist
    • Involve all family members in the moving process
    • Buy or find free cardboard boxes and quality packing supplies Boise
    • Consider renting a portable self-storage unit

    Create a moving checklist

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    A checklist is a great step when planning on moving from Boise to Caldwell ID

    Moving to another home is not only about transferring your belongings there. You will have a lot of “loose ends” to tie up at your previous home, as well. This includes utility transfer, changing your address, and a plethora of other small tasks. To manage all that efficiently, you are going to need to create a moving checklist.

    You will write down all of the tasks in there, along with the timeline in which you need to finish them. This will make it a lot easier to organize your time and efforts, as well as to keep track of what you did and what is yet to be done. Your checklist will also serve as a way to boost your own morale, as you check off different tasks from it.

    Involve all family members in the moving process

    After you have all the tasks neatly written down, it is time to figure out who is going to see them through. Try to involve every member of your family in this process, as that will make it a lot easier. Just make sure that you do not overwhelm anyone, as that might cause opposite effects. Try to ask for volunteers first, instead.

    Also, involving your kids in the relocation can be really fun if you do it right. However, try not to force anything on anyone if you can help it. It is important that you go through it all as a family, without any grudges. You can even make the whole process into a game, with rewards for the top contributors.

    Buy or find free cardboard boxes and packing supplies

    You are going to need plenty of containers and padding for your relocation. Most people choose to go with cardboard boxes as their choice of containers, due to their versatility and price. You can even acquire these boxes without paying a single dime if you put some time and effort into it. The way you can do this is by visiting your local stores and asking if they can spare a box or two.

    Most stores do not have further need for cardboard boxes after they unload their contents and will be happy to send a few your way. Visit enough stores and you will have all that you need. But if this is not an option for you, you can always have your movers deliver all the boxes that you need, as well as packing supplies.

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    Cardboard boxes are going to be your best friends during your relocation.

    Speaking of packing supplies, they are a bit tricky to acquire on the cheap. One option is to ask around for people in your area that have recently moved and see if you can purchase some off of them. Another is to scour the internet marketplaces for good deals. The latter might require a considerable time investment, though, so your mileage may vary.

    Consider renting a portable self-storage unit

    Having professional movers handle all of your belongings is great, but some might not have the budget for it. In those cases, you might want to think about renting a portable self storage unit that you can load on your own. Your moving company will bring it to your doorstep and await your next call. Once you and the unit are ready, you can call them again and have it delivered to your new home. This way, you will have to put in extra work but will have secure transport of all of your belongings. It is a great option to consider if you want to save some money on moving from Boise to Caldwell ID, as well.

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