Our Pandemic Procedures Protect You

Moving is a high-contact/hands-on activity. There’s no two ways about it. Cross country movers must pack boxes, lift furniture and transport belongings. In plain lingo: They’re going to have to touch your stuff. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the idea of a moving crew showing up at your home might seem at odds with shelter-at-home orders […]

Cost of Moving Calculators Go the (Social) Distance

“Social distancing.” “The new normal.” These COVID-19-era catchphrases testify to the pandemic’s isolating effect and tremendous impact on daily life. But people still want or need to move—whether to the next state or across the nation—even as the coronavirus exerts its influence. Pivoting Calculating the cost of moving traditionally had involved inviting an individual inside […]

Move Your Vehicle Without Touching the Gas Pedal

You can move your vehicle cross-country without touching the gas pedal. Sound impossible? Not only is it possible, it’s often the preferred way to transport your car, van, SUV or truck when relocating to a new home. National movers trained in vehicle cross-country moves can make sure your automobile arrives safely at your destination. So, […]

Moving Day: What Should I Expect?

You’ve planned and packed (and maybe even procrastinated a bit) for this event, and now it’s arrived: moving day! The big red, white & blue National Van Lines moving truck parks in front of your house on the red-letter day. The driver and his crew jump out and approach your doorway. What should you expect? […]

Yarnall Participates in Food Drive

Yarnall Moving and Storage Solutions volunteers at the All Faiths Food Bank mass food distribution event in Sarasota County.  Taking place in the spacious parking lot of Ed Smith Stadium, Yarnall movers, drivers and staff participate in loading and unloading food, directing traffic and providing other essential grocery items to aid local residents impacted by […]

5 Eco-Friendly Moving Tips

Global warming, plastic contamination, rising sea levels – these headlines keep popping up more and more.  The arrival of a new decade should bring in a new wave of thinking and, more importantly, action.  Climate change isn’t new news.  But what we do to help our planet and environment can be.  Moving is stressful enough […]

7 Tips for Moving into a Condo

During our long history as professional movers—over 100 years, actually—we have been fortunate to help with all types of moves. What we’re asked to do more and more often nowadays is to help people move into one of the many beautiful luxury condos in the Sarasota area. And, because we’ve learned how different a move […]

11 Tips for Making Senior Relocations Go Smoothly

The motivations for making a move are almost never the same. For some seniors, it’s to move cross country to reach better weather. Others make much shorter moves to gain assistance or simply to downsize in order to travel more often. Whatever the reason for the move, a number of aspects will always be present. […]

4 Tips for Packing Like a Pro

Hi everyone, As professional movers, we pride ourselves in our ability to control whatever we can while helping our customers move: timing, safety, delivery, etc. When customers choose to do their own packing, they’re in control of what goes in the boxes, and how they’re packed. That’s why I’m dedicating this month’s newsletter to packing. […]

5 Tips To Help With Your Child’s Move to College

It’s a bitter sweet moment when parents send their children off to college. On one hand, you’re beaming with pride, and on the other, you recognize that it’s the end of an era, your child is no longer a child – they’re now an adult. Regardless, you want to ensure a smooth transition and a […]