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

Useful tips to make moving in together simple

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    Are you getting ready to move with your significant other? If so, then you’ve probably realized there’s more to this process than just moving your stuff to another place. Although this is an exciting event, it shouldn’t be taken lightly because there are some challenges you’ll need to learn how to overcome. So, we’ve put together a handy guide for all of you who plan to start a new chapter with your partner. If you want to make moving in together simple and take away the stress that comes with this process, read on.

    The things no one tells you about moving in together

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    Moving in together is an exciting step in a relationship

    There are many benefits to starting a new chapter with your loved one. If done properly, this step in your life will make your relationship stronger and healthier. That’s why both of you and your partner should do your best to make it work. Here’s the thing – no matter how much you love each other, certain things can overwhelm you sometimes. That’s perfectly normal and it’s nothing to worry about.

    There are some things you’ll need to keep in mind and that will make moving in together simple. Here are the most important ones:

    • Be open-minded. Your “right way” isn’t always the best path to take. Sometimes, there are better steps to take.
    • You can’t always change things. And you should learn how to accept them as they are.
    • Be honest and use your words kindly. Let your partners know if something’s bothering you but use your words carefully.
    • Don’t forget about “me” time. You don’t have to do everything together. Sometimes, you just need a couple of hours for yourself and that’s perfectly fine.

    How to make moving in together simple?

    Many couples are afraid of making this step. But, if you love each other and have good communication, there is really no reason to be afraid of moving in together. It is possible to make moving in together simple and we are going to tell you how to do this. Here are the main things you will need to do before you schedule your move and get moving services Boise ID.

    Discuss even the smallest details

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    Plan every step of your move to make it easier

    Whether you are living with your friend, sibling, or partner – it’s important to work on your communication. Trust us when we say this: great communication keeps problems away. So, if you are getting ready to move in with your loved one, consider discussing all the details before this event.

    Are you going to get Idaho storage solutions? Who is going to pay the bills? Who will clean your home and when will they do it? These are only some of the things you need to discuss ahead of time. Once you start living together, you will see how easy it is to get in a fight over some stupid thing. And that’s something you will want to avoid at any cost. So, both you and your partner should do your best to avoid these situations.

    Make a plan and stick to it

    Another important thing is to have a plan. This is something you can make while you’re discussing details with your partner.  You need to plan your future life, but you also need to plan some other things, such as buying packing supplies Boise before the relocation or merging your home. The thing you can do is write things down and place this list in some visible place. If you have house rules, write them down. If you have a plan for your moving day, write everything down. It doesn’t get any easier than this.

    Also, keep in mind that there are some things you will need to take care of after the move. For example, you will have to change your address after moving, unpack all of your boxes, and deal with post-move paperwork. Make a plan for these tasks, too.

    Resolve your conflicts on the spot

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    Instead of avoiding each other, resolve your conflicts immediately

    There’s nothing worse than sharing a home with someone you’re not talking to. Conflicts can happen but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t do your best to try and avoid them. Also, if you and your partner get in a fight, try resolving your conflicts immediately. Talk about the problem and how the two of you feel about the current situation. You should find a solution together. By learning how to deal with conflicts in a relationship, you will make it stronger.

    So, instead of feeling down and not talking to each other, do the opposite – talk. Let your partner know if something is bothering you instead of waiting for them to notice it first. This is how you will get a healthy relationship.

    Tips to make your moving day easier

    As you can see, there’s nothing scary about starting a life with a partner. We’ve told you how to handle this event. And now we are going to tell you how to have a simple relocation. This is another thing you’ll want to master.

    Here are a couple of things you’ll want to keep in mind when relocating.

    • Start with moving preparations ahead of time. Trust us, there’s nothing worse than dealing with packing on the day before the relocation.
    • Declutter your home before the move. Keep in mind that you’re not just relocating, but you’re also moving in with your partner. Thus, you’ll need to get rid of duplicates. You can do this together.
    • Hire a reliable moving company. Although you can relocate on your own, movers make this process simple. Just make sure to ask for a binding estimate before you hire any company.
    • Research your new neighborhood before the big move. Learn about it as much as you can. Or if you can drive there, even better. This will make settling in much easier for both of you.

    There you have it, these were the tips you’ll want to follow in order to make moving in together simple. In case you have any questions or you’re in need of quality moving services, give us a call.

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