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

Simple steps to moving your aquarium

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    So, you’re trying to relocate your aquarium, which may sound more difficult than it actually is. Of course, it will require a lot more attention in comparison to regular packing and moving of common items, but it is nothing incredibly hard. With our help, you will be moving your aquarium in no time, trust us. All you have to do is follow some of our simple steps first. Moving, in general, is a stressful environment, and knowing as much as you can before you begin your journey is very crucial. Our guide will allow you to relocate your aquarium without any hiccups. Make sure that you read through our tips extensively in order to secure the safety of your aquarium. You will need to learn how to manage your time efficiently in order to do this, as well. Relocating is as easy as you make it.

    Moving your aquarium is easier with the help of the right movers

    First and foremost, you should always strive to hire reliable residential movers Boise when you’re trying to move your aquarium. In order to have any sort of move be smooth, you will simply need to have the help of competent movers who have a lot of experience in their field of work. This means that you should always look out for the best movers out there, so you can make sure that your aquarium is in good hands. This can be a lot trickier than you might think so though.

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    Moving your aquarium is going to be a lot easier if you manage to hire a reputable and trustworthy moving company

    Since there are so many different moving companies out there, it can be difficult to determine their credibility. That’s why we can’t stress enough how important it is for you to read through customer testimonials and online reviews for the moving company you are looking to hire. You’re going to be able to avoid using the services of unprofessional moving companies if you manage to do so. Online reviews are a great way for you to see which movers you should think about hiring and which you shouldn’t. They are free to read and it is something you will simply have to do if you wish to have a reliable moving company execute your move.

    Renting out portable storage

    A very modern way of transporting your aquarium would be to rent out portable storage Boise. Placing your aquarium in portable storage is the safest way of dealing with this situation. If your moving company offers something like this, we can’t recommend enough that you use these services. You will be able to relax knowing that your aquarium is going to arrive safely at its’ destination. Renting out portable storage is relatively inexpensive. Even if you are on the lower side of the budget spectrum, we still recommend that you invest in this if you are able to. It’s a lot better to shell out a bit more money than to be sorry in the long run. Many people tend to realize this only once it’s too late.


    If you don’t want to use the portable storage that your movers Boise area are offering you, you will need to learn how to properly pack your aquarium. This can sound easier than it actually is. The packing process is the most difficult and important part of the entire relocation. If you manage to make a mistake while you are packing, you will be risking the safety of your aquarium.

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    You should never underestimate the packing process, especially when you’re trying to pack your aquarium

    That’s why we recommend that you always hire professional packers when you are trying to relocate your aquarium. You will be able to have professional help for packing, which is something a lot of people do, and for a good reason too. You won’t have to think about whether or not you have made a mistake. This will also greatly lessen the stress that you experience which is very common in residential moves. Professional packers know what to do.

    Rushing will get you nowhere

    Another thing you should always keep in mind is that you should never rush when you are packing. Whether you are waiting for Boise office movers or residential movers, you never want to be on a tight deadline. That’s why we have mentioned before that you are going to need to learn how to manage your time efficiently.

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    Time management is incredibly important for a smooth relocation. Make sure that you are not rushing anywhere when packing your aquarium.

    If you wish to do a lot of things on your own, you will need to avoid rushing yourself, especially if you don’t have any experience when it comes to moving. You will be susceptible to making mistakes, and that can lead to some of your items being damaged, including your aquarium. This is something you will want to avoid at all costs, simply because breaking your aquarium is going to cost you a lot more than hiring professional packing services would have. Think about this.

    Loading the moving truck

    The final step of moving your aquarium would be to load it in the moving truck. This also sounds a lot easier than it is but it most certainly isn’t. You should always have some sort of assistance when you’re loading a moving truck. If you don’t want to use professional help, we suggest that you rely on the help of your friends and family. Loading can be very difficult, especially if you have a lot more items after your aquarium. You should also take care of yourself when you are doing this, as you can easily hurt yourself in the process if you’re not careful enough. Having at least one extra pair of hands is tremendously going to help you. So make sure that you find the aid which you are most definitely going to be needing. Make sure to ask your friends and family in advance.

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