Blog

Come Support Chef Showdown with Oakley Relocation

Sep 02, 2015

Chef Showdown will be returning to San Diego! Chef Showdown is an Iron Chef style competition that is sure to be an enjoyable event.  Proceeds go towards the Center of Community Solutions which works to end domestic violence, sexual assault and elder abuse in our community. Oakley Relocation supports Chef Showdown every year and would like to spread the word about this awesome event. If you love the culinary arts, …

Continue Reading

The Best Time To Move

Aug 26, 2015

Moving to San Diego can be extremely stressful and expensive, but moving during the right time of year can dramatically decrease the amount of stress and lower the costs of moving to San Diego. Rules and Guidelines Be flexible in terms of choosing your moving date.  This will help you avoid the busy season and pick a time that is more affordable and less stressful. Move during the spring or fall.  Moving …

Continue Reading

Downsizing Your Home? Sell Your Furniture

Aug 17, 2015

Have you been trying to get rid of your old furniture to no avail? The Wall Street Journal published an article regarding a decline in desire for heirloom furniture. While the quality of the furniture might still be good many people find it easier to buy cheap furniture from places like Walmart, Target and IKEA. Sometimes these new items fit better in a home because large furniture can fit awkwardly in newer …

Continue Reading

Moving Tips: After The Big Move

Aug 13, 2015

Tips for After Everything is Moved You’ve arrived at your new house and your moving company has unloaded your boxes and furniture. Now it’s time to unpack, organize and decorate. Making your new house a home is an exciting part of relocation and taking time in the first month to plan your house’s future will help you make the best of your new home. It will take a few weeks to feel …

Continue Reading

Tips For Moving Your Home Gym

Aug 12, 2015

Having a home gym is great. You avoid paying membership fees, sharing gym equipment, and eliminate the cost and hassle of driving to the gym. A home gym is a major convenience, that is, until you move. Many large workout machines, such as ellipticals, are difficult to disassemble, heavy, and challenging to fit through doorways. Below are some tips to help you relocate your gym equipment with ease. Home Gym Moving Tips: …

Continue Reading

Long distance moving company

Aug 08, 2015

A long distance relocation will require planning, preparation and hard work. You will have a lot of important decisions to make regarding the moving process, whether you are moving a couple states away or across the country. You will want to make sure that you hire a long distance relocation company that you can trust. Long Distance Relocation Services While some companies only offer specific packages, our long distance relocation services are …

Continue Reading

Moving the Elderly

Jul 15, 2015

When moving seniors, it’s best to do all possible to make a quick and easy moving day. It’s best to do their packing for them, or move little bits at a time far ahead of the date. A whole lot of memories go into everything they own, give them time to sort through all their things, before packing or throughing something out. If there aren’t many to help, consider a professional …

Continue Reading

Personalized Residential Moving Company

Jun 14, 2015

At Oakley Relocation, our personalized approach to residential moving reflects the person behind each move. Because every customer is different, no two residential moves are ever the same. If you have a concern with moving services, we adopt that concern as our own and begin working toward a moving solution that’s right for you. We are your residential moving company focused on the complete success of your move. Oakley Relocation is a …

Continue Reading

Moving Mistakes to Avoid

Jun 04, 2015

Take it from us, your San Diego moving experts – moving can either be very easy, or a complete headache. Avoiding the common mistakes outlined below can save you a ton of hassle, reduce expenditures, and simplify and otherwise difficult endeavor. Avoid These Mistakes: Picking the moving company that offers the lowest price. Many of these companies are offering sub par services at a reduced rate. Avoid having to replace …

Continue Reading

Move In The Spring

Mar 05, 2015

We often wait until summer to make a move that can cost up to 30% less if you schedule a move in the spring!  During the summer months, the volume is much higher for movers and the trucks are packed full each week which in turn increases the costs of a move. When the trucks have more space available the cost is more attractive to customers as the movers are …

Continue Reading