Packing for a Move with Kids

Getting ready to move with a family?

Whether your kids are very young or in high school, this article provides great tips and ideas for how to get the enormous task of packing up a family completed with ease. Good luck!

Effective Strategies for Packing for and with Kids
by Jackie Heath on Apr 10, 2018

Carey Moving and Storage can pack for you too. Just give us a call! 1-855-737-0909


North Carolina & South Carolina Movers on the Go!

Recently Allied Van Lines released the 50th Annual Magnet States report. The report shows where people were moving to and from during 2017.

As an Allied Van Lines agent in North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, we were excited to see that the number of movers moving to North Carolina was 1200 putting NC in the 3rd spot.  Also, South Carolina moved to the 4th spot, up from 13th in 2016.

That’s a lot of moving going on in our territory! When you need moving and storage experts to help you with your North Carolina, South Carolina or Tennessee move, Call the Allied Agent you can trust-Carey Moving and Storage

To read the full report click here- Allied 2018 Magnet States Report Press Release

Moving Out of Your Parents’ Home

So you did it! You got the job you were waiting for. You saved up your money and now it is time to fly the coup. Moving out of your parents’ house can make you feel a bit nervous. You counted on them for years to handle the running of the home and paying for the home. Now it will be up to you. That can be exciting and fun too, to finally set up home independently and enjoy blossoming in your own style and taste.

Here is an article we found on to Move Out of Your Parents’ House in 13 Easy Steps.

We hope you find it helpful in planning your move out. We wish you all the best! If you need any moving or storage help, you can count on Carey for your solutions.


Can You Afford to Buy a Home?

Do you want to move?

Do you wonder how you will afford a new home?

Are you looking for information about what you need to do to buy a home?

Check out zillow for a look at how to afford your future home. Their article How to Actually Afford to Buy A Home in America provides great information about all you should consider if you are thinking about embarking on the American dream of owning your own home.

We hope you find the article helpful. When it is time to move, be sure to give Carey Moving and Storage. We know all the ins and out of moving and can make the process easy for you!

Good Luck!




Spartanburg Association of Realtor’s 23rd Annual Affiliate Trade Show

For over 100 years, Carey Moving and Storage has had a priceless relationship with the many realtors that serve the greater Spartanburg area. Countless customers have counted on us and relocated on a Carey Moving and Storage truck as they move in and out of our city.

Last week, The Carey Moving and Storage team had a wonderful time at the Spartanburg Association of Realtor’s 23rd annual Affiliate trade show. And the very generous Spartanburg Association of Realtors members donated 132 lbs. of food and additional money to Total Ministries to help the hungry in the area.

Thank you for your support!

A Storage Unit Could Be Your Solution

  • Do you need to declutter before putting your house on the market?
  • Do you want to free up space in your garage or basement?
  • Do you have seasonal items to store until you need them again?
  • Are you moving but your new home is not ready for you yet?

Renting a personal storage unit could be your best option for any of the above reasons and many others. Portable storage can be an option as well.

We would like to invite you to read more about the storage we offer at Carey Moving & Storage.

We can help you determine the size you need and break down the cost for you. Store your belongings in our clean and secure storage facility and free up your space!



Lower Stress When Moving

Carey Moving & Storage aims to help our customers lower their stress levels throughout the moving process. Moving doesn’t have to be so overwhelming.

We invite you to read this article 4 Things to Do to Eliminate Stress When Moving House  from The Spruce. We bet you feel a bit better just reading through this.

And don’t forget! Carey can help with packing, storage, and transport. Just give us a call and let us handle the rest!


Kids Moved Out? What to do With the Spare Room

Did your kids recently move out?

Empty nesting time! When your children leave, you may find yourself with a spare room or two. After you move through all the memories and feelings surrounding this huge change, you can plan what to do with the extra space. This is an opportunity to expand your interests or create a sanctuary space that is just for you.

What to do with that room? There are many possibilities. If you are having a hard time day dreaming the space into being, why not read this great article-6 Ways To Re-Purpose Your Graduate’s Old Room found on

Enjoy this next phase of your life. You deserve it! And if you need moving labor to empty the bedroom and move in the new things you will enjoy there, call Carey Moving & Storage with office locations in Asheville, Charlotte, Greenville, Knoxville, and Spartanburg. Leave the heavy lifting to us!