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5 Tips for a Hassle-Free Long-Distance Move

5 Tips for a Hassle-Free Long-Distance Move

Moving your household over a long-distance is a challenging experience. Not only do you have countless personal tasks to oversee, you have to make sure that every detail of your move is precisely planned so you don’t have any surprises on moving day. If you’re planning a long-distance move from th...

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Is a Summer Move Right for You?

Is a Summer Move Right for You?

Planning a summer move? You’re not alone. Summer is the peak season for relocating. The obvious advantages of a summertime move keep Chicago movers busy, but there are both pros and cons to a May through September relocation that you should consider before you reserve a moving truck. Pros of a Sum...

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How To Survive a Winter Move in Chicago

How To Survive a Winter Move in Chicago

Moving can be stressful enough as it is. Add in the ice, snow, and wind synonymous with harsh Chicago winters? Well, any movers in Chicago worth their salt (road salt, perhaps?) can tell you that it takes an experienced moving company to pull this off without delay, damage, or disappointment. The...

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7 Must-Have Tips for Moving to Chicago

7 Must-Have Tips for Moving to Chicago

Moving to Chicago is an exciting step for many, but it also involves a lot of planning to ensure nothing goes wrong. You need to consider where you are moving to, how far it is from work, and which Chicago moving company to use. If you are considering a relocation to our historic city, Pickens-Kane...

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Professional Movers in Chicago, IL

Professional Movers in Chicago, IL

Movers in the Windy City may be a dime a dozen, but finding a reputable company that treats your items with the care and respect they deserve can be a challenge. At Pickens Kane, we were founded in 1914 on a mission to bring the best in customer-first, high-quality moving and storage solutions to Ch...

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Chicago's #1 Neighborhood Mover

Chicago's #1 Neighborhood Mover

Whether you’re moving from one Chicago neighborhood to another, across the state, or around the world, you need Chicago moving services that you can count on. For more than 100 years, Pickens Kane has been the area’s first choice in residential moving services. Since 1914, we’ve been part...

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Moving Checklist for Chicago Residents

Moving Checklist for Chicago Residents

Moving can feel like a tornado of tasks that must be completed before the moving truck pulls up to your door. Aside from partnering with the best Chicago movers, there are other ways to ensure your move is as stress-free as possible. Keeping a moving checklist will keep you organized and help you re...

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