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Moving for love

Moving for Love and What to Expect in Savannah, GA

Have you been looking for love in all the wrong places? Do you need to spice up your love life? Have you met someone new online that’s made you want to move for love? If you’ve been asking yourself these questions lately, then it may be time to consider moving for love this February. Moving…
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ga fireplace

How to Maintain a Fireplace

Happy Holidays from Savannah, GA, y’all! As the new year looms ever closer, many people look to make big changes in their lives. At American Moving & Storage, we know that change can be daunting, but we’re here to help! In light of the holiday season, we want to remind everyone that fireplace maintenance is…
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Moving to Georgia

Five Fastest-Growing Places in Georgia

People are moving to Georgia in record numbers! If you’re wondering what the fastest growing places in Georgia are, we’ve got you covered! Check out the five cities with the biggest population boom in The Peach State! Pooler, GA (39% growth) Located northwest of Savannah, Pooler has added more than 7,200 residents since 2010. Pooler…
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Tip Movers

Should I tip my movers? Savannah Moving Guide

You know you’re supposed to tip servers, hairstylists and drivers: But what about your moving company? It’s something you’re thinking about now that you’ve relocated cross-country to your new home in Georgia. Adding a gratuity is your choice, but is it customary when it comes to professional movers? And if you should tip, how much?…
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Moving to GA

Thinking of Moving to Port Wentworth, GA

Port Wentworth is in Chatham County, Georgia. Its population in 2020 was 10,878 – more than double its population of 5,359 during the 2010 census. The port is part of the Savannah metropolitan area. Port Wentworth Population & Demographics It is a diverse place to live, with a demographic breakdown of 45.8% African-American, 43.8% White,…
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moving to GA

How to Eliminate Georgia Pests

When you picture Savannah, Georgia, things like Spanish moss, old oak trees, or historic architecture may come to mind. You may even think of Civil War reenactments or Scarlett O’Hara. Still, there are two unfortunate things you likely don’t picture in your hazy imaginings of Georgia peaches and hoop-skirted southern belles: insects and pests. Unfortunately…
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Moving to Georgia

Savannah, GA Sports Teams

You’ve made the cross-country move to Savannah and you’re ready to dive into the local sports scene. Who should you cheer for? Because your new home lies four hours from Atlanta – depending on I-75 traffic – you’ll find that Savannah, like most of Georgia, is Braves country. You’ll also find your neighbors rooting for…
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Savannah mosquitos

How to Get Rid of Savannah Mosquitoes

A common question asked by people moving to Savannah is: Are there mosquitoes in Savannah? Absolutely. It’s Summer in the South, ya’ll, and we all know what that means: BBQ, hanging by the pool, and enjoying the great outdoors with family, friends…and mosquitos. That’s right—mosquitos–the pesky blood-sucking bugs that just won’t die. Whether you’ve recently…
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Moving to Savannah

How to Install a Ceiling Fan

There is nothing quite like sitting on a porch and sipping a raspberry ice tea while watching the world go by. The humidity in Savannah can make some afternoons hot enough to make a break seem like one of the best things in life. If you have made the move, or are going to soon,…
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moving to savannah

How to Move Plants

Do you have a living room or a nursery? It’s hard to tell because of how many plants you have. Your thermostat is set at optimal temperatures for your plant babies, and you haven’t been able to look out a window in years. And then…you have to move, and you don’t know the best way…
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Moving to Pooler GA

Thinking of Moving to Pooler, GA

ULTIMATE Living in Pooler Pooler, GA is a city in the state of Georgia, located in Chatham County. Pooler is about 10 miles west of Savannah, GA. Pooler was named after railroad employee Robert William Pooler, and was the one of the fastest growing cities in Georgia in 2020. Population & Demographics The 2020 population…
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Moving Dutch Island

LIVING IN DUTCH ISLAND, GA

THINKING OF MOVING TO DUTCH ISLAND, GA? Dutch Island, GA is located along the coastal waters along the border of South Carolina. It is 14 miles from downtown Savannah. Tracing its roots back to a land grant by King George II, Dutch Island has changed little since then outside of the population of homes along…
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Cost to tip movers in GA

How Do I Tip Professional Movers?

Cost of tipping movers in Savannah, GA. If you’re moving in the near future, you may be wondering what to tip movers, or even “Should I tip movers?” After all, you tip your Uber driver, hairdresser and restaurant server! The people hauling your bedroom set to a truck deserve the same treatment. But what and…
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Thinking of Moving to Savannah, GA [🚚]|ULTIMATE Living in Savannah

Savannah, GA is an eastern city in the state of Georgia, located in Chatham County on the Atlantic coast. You can find Savannah about 250 miles southeast of Atlanta and 31 miles southwest of Hilton Head, SC. Also, Savannah is the county seat of Chatham County and is the oldest city in Georgia. The city…
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Need help moving your mobile home?

Estimated Costs of Moving a Mobile Home

Are you looking to move your mobile home? If you think you can simply hook it up to the back of your vehicle and as take off, reconsider. Although many consider mobile homes smaller moves, moving a mobile home is a huge task– not to mention costly. Nevertheless, with quality movers and also lots of…
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Seven Pieces of Moving Equipment to Make Your Relocation Easier

When you’re packing up to relocate, there are a few pieces of furniture-moving equipment you should use to make life easier on yourself. As with most projects (yes, we consider moving a project), having the right equipment on hand will make your life easier as you work towards your goal. As you figure out the…
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Different types of moving boxes to protect your items

Having the right moving supplies when you move is essential when it comes to protecting your items. You risk damaging your prized possessions without them.  These supplies include: packing paper bubble wrap tape corner guards moving blankets boxes Out of all these supplies, make sure you have the right moving boxes. Choosing the correct box…
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