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

Tips for enjoying Boise as a senior

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    Retirement should be a time when you will do what you love. You have worked for a long time and you have earned time that you will dedicate only to relaxation and enjoyment. Explore your interests and dedicate yourself to fulfilling your desires. After moving to Boise with Idaho moving companies, you probably got some tips on where to have fun. When you decided to move here you must have researched the city. So take every free moment for enjoying Boise as a senior. Here are some fun ideas to try.

    Two people play guitar enjoying Boise as a senior.
    Retirement is the right time to learn the new skills you have always wanted.

    What does Boise have to offer you?

    As the capital of the state of Idaho, Boise is a city full of opportunities. For years, it has been among the first cities in many respects, and among them is one of the best-ranked cities for retirement, in terms of cost of living as well as in terms of safety. If you have decided to spend your pension here, you will certainly not make a mistake. Boise is a paradise for recreation lovers.

    If you like outdoor activities, time spent among rivers, mountains, canyons, deserts and lakes – and all the activities contained in them, this is the right place for you. Take advantage of freight companies Idaho and arrange to transport your belongings. While they are dealing with moving everything, you take the time for enjoying Boise as a senior.

    Where to start with fun in Boise as a senior?

    If you head to downtown Boise there will be plenty of outdoor activities. One of the most notable is certainly the green trail along the Boyce River belt, about 25 miles long. Greenbelt is a great place to stretch your legs, explore from the seat of a bike or throw a few flies for fishing. If you are a fan of walking or fishing this can be a great place to enjoy Boise as a senior.

    Three older women take selfies.
    Take the opportunity to meet new people for enjoying Boise together as seniors.

    If you are more into exploring more urban parts of the city such as places to eat and drink or places to shop Boise will not disappoint you. As agriculture is one of the main branches of industry in Idaho, their markets are exceptional. Visit the farmers market in Bois where over 130 farmers go out every day. Try different beers in pubs and bars, where you will get various recommendations in conversation with cheerful people, and even where you can find great business storage. Try the pies that are recommended while you plan further fun.

    Here’s what you shouldn’t miss visiting Boise

    1. Idaho Botanical Garden – oldest Botanical Garden in Idaho has opened 35 years ago. Here you can spend a quiet afternoon watching the plants and birds.
    2. Boise Zoo – The zoo is not just for children. Visit it and spend the day observing different species of animals.
    3. Idaho Shakespeare Festival – All of Shakespeare’s plays are performed on the open-air stage. Enjoy the art under the open sky.
    4. Boise Art Museum – The museum offers frequent changes of settings, opportunities for learning through engagement.
    5. Boise Trolley Tours – Sit back and enjoy a 75-minute ride in a replica vintage open-air trolley and tour the Boise area.

    A few more ideas for enjoying Boise as a senior

    There are things to do before moving. Exploring the city you are moving to is one of the most important things to do a week before moving. That way, you will find out if there are good places for retirees to hang out. There may be several different clubs in the area that you can join. We will suggest some of these activities for seniors in Boise.

    • Start a reading club
    • Dedicate yourself to sports – try yoga
    • Nature lovers – join the garden club
    • Spa days and self-care
    • Field trips and excursions

    Start a book club

    If you like reading, you probably enjoy talking about books with people. Imagine how fun it would be to all read the same book and discuss it. So if there is no reading club nearby, it’s time to start one. Invite people you know who like to read, place an ad on the board for retirees. Spend time enjoying Boise as a senior in your book club.

    Dedicate yourself to sports – try yoga

    An older couple doing yoga.
    Try out new skills for enjoying Boise as a senior.

    Probably the sport is not the first thing that comes to your mind when you want to enjoy Boise as a senior. However, it can be a lot of fun. There are various group sports for seniors. But if you enjoy quieter activities more, try yoga. The benefits of yoga are great for both the mind and the body.

    Nature lovers – join the garden club

    If you enjoy nature and love plants, a garden club is a great idea. Try looking for one in your area. You will spend time doing what you enjoy with people who share the same interests as you.

    Spa days and self-care

    Everyone needs days to spa and take care of themselves. Look for wellness centers that offer special packages for the elderly and treat yourself and your body. So relax with a massage or a beautician. You deserve it!

    Field trips and excursions are great for enjoying Boise as a senior

    There are various sightseeing tours in every city, including Boise. Visit parts of the city as a tourist. Look for a local agency that offers all excursions for retirees, bring friends and enjoy the fun.

    Explore the possibilities of enjoying Bosie as a senior yourself

    Every senior deserves a chance to relax, learn something new and have fun in the end. After years of hard work, retirement should be the beginning of a new chapter in your life that you will enjoy endlessly. The city of Boise is known as a senior-friendly city and will offer you many activities to enjoy and become what you want. So don’t wait but spend time enjoying Boise as a senior. As soon as possible, choose an activity that suits your taste and have fun.

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