Unusual items and how to pack them: Taxidermy, trampolines and more

We’ve all been there — that moment where we take stock of our belongings for an upcoming move, stop in our tracks, tilt our head to one side and think quizzically “How the heck am I going to pack that?” Whether it’s a bulky wall embellishment or a particularly delicate memento, fear not; we’re tackling […]

Help make Yarnall the #1 moving company in SRQ!

It’s time for the annual Readers’ Choice awards. We’re honored that you voted us the #1 moving company in Sarasota for the past three years, and we would love your support once again this year! Here’s how to vote: Head to the Readers’ Choice website. Click “Best Local Services” on the left-hand menu Scroll down […]

Tips for a successful seasonal move

Every year, when the wind becomes a little chillier, the leaves start dropping and sweaters are trundled out of closets and from under beds, thousands of northerners begin to crave the warm Florida breezes. An estimated 80,000 snowbirds make their way to Sarasota every year, retreating from the frosty weather of their home state to […]

Top 3 tips for millennials on the move

You did it. You landed your first big job in a new city. Maybe you’re right out of college or you’re venturing out of your hometown for the first time. (We’re not talking a dorm-to-dorm move or that rickety off-campus apartment you trundled into with three roommates. You’re in the big leagues now. Welcome to […]

Tips for establishing domicile in Florida

Florida is known for being a hot destination, and not only because of the weather. Over the past few years, Florida has experienced significant population growth. People throughout the country are flocking to cities like Orlando, Jacksonville Tampa, and of course Sarasota. Sarasota was recently ranked 14 among the top places to live by U.S. […]

How to make moving easier for your kids

Moving with kids can be tough, for both parents and children alike. In addition to the inevitable levels of stress from packing and planning, relocating can also be an emotional process. Huffington Post contributor Jennifer S. White penned a touching piece that perfectly encapsulates the feelings some families have when leaving a home that hold […]

How to ace your summer move

Summer is officially here and nearly half of all moves this year will take place in the upcoming months. The season draws families looking to relocate and settle in before school starts in the fall, college graduates vacating their old apartments and those who simply want to take advantage of the warm weather. Whatever your […]

Go green: How to make your next move more eco-friendly

Did you know the average American produce around 4.4 pounds of trash per day? According to the EPA, that amounts to a staggering 254 million tons of garbage thrown away every year in the U.S. Even more surprising is that more than 33 percent of our country’s waste stems from packing supplies. While a significant […]

How to pack valuable books for a move

Packing books can be a relatively simple part of the moving process. Unlike electronics and precious china, the piles of paperbacks you’ve accumulated over the years usually don’t require special packing attention — it’s easy to stack them in a box or suitcase and call it a day. However, for those bibliophiles with carefully curated, […]