AMSA Today – October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 There is a lot of information in today’s bulletin, so be sure to read all the way through to learn about all that is happening in the moving and storage industry. On the advocacy front, the ELD mandate is fast approaching, so make sure that your drivers are prepared to be compliant […]

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4 Tips for Moving into a Smaller Space

More people are opting to downsize their homes, happily saying goodbye to a large house where maintenance is costly, the cleaning never ends and physical items seem to accrue magically in every corner and closet. Moving can be a great thing; however, it’s not always simple to get from your large home to a modest […]

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AMSA Today – October 3, 2017

October 3, 2017 In times of crisis, movers are always generous to step up and volunteer to help. We have seen that in great measure with the hurricanes in Houston, Florida and now Puerto Rico. But it’s also important to note that many movers also volunteer in their communities on a regular and ongoing basis. […]

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AMSA Today – September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017 AMSA’s Director of Military Policy John Becker and I are at the military’s annual Personal Property Forum (PPF) today, and will meet with military leaders tomorrow at the so-called “Hotwash” debrief where each year we go over the lessons learned from the summer peak moving season. If you follow me on Twitter, […]

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AMSA Today – September 5, 2017

September 5, 2017 Welcome to Washington, D.C.! Many of you are arriving today for our annual meetings with members of Congress and their staffs to advocate for the moving and storage industry. If you are not able to attend this year, you can still help by contacting your representative or senators either in person during […]

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How to Find a Reputable Moving Company for Your Relocation

Finding the right moving company for your commercial or residential move is vital to whether or not your relocation goes well. While a do-it-yourself move is an option, getting help from a reputable moving company means that you’ll get someone with experience making sure that your move is completed efficiently. If you want confidence in […]

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4 Tips for Having a Stress-Free Moving Day

Whether your move is just down the street or across the globe, it can be quite the undertaking for anyone. When moving to a new place, it’s likely that you won’t want to be stressing about plans and you’ll want to have plenty of time to enjoy this exciting milestone. The easiest way to prevent […]

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AMSA Today – August 22, 2017

August 22, 2017 We survived the Great American Eclipse yesterday, and it was nice to have something that brought everybody together. The rain held off in Oregon to start the day, but clouds blocked the view for some in South Carolina. Here outside of D.C., we were able to see just a partial eclipse and […]

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How to Move a Messy Room

How to Move a Messy Room Decluttering Before You Move Have you ever been in a messy room? You probably have, or you might even be the proud owner of a messy room! Packing up a messy room before moving can be quite a challenge. It’s best to clean up your mess before you move […]

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Penske Offers New Leasing & Maintenance Discounts to AMSA Members

Penske Offers New Leasing & Maintenance Discounts to AMSA Members July 11, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, VA — The American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) and Penske Truck Leasing proudly announce an enhanced discount program for AMSA and its member companies. Throughout the years, Penske and AMSA have built a national rental program that provides access to a […]

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