Allied Van Lines Announces New Partnership with Susan G. Komen

Aug 17, 2021

As an agent for Allied Van Lines, Atlas Transfer & Storage Co. is proud to support Allied’s new partnership with Susan G. Komen to fight breast cancer and move toward a cure. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, except for skin cancers. The average risk of a woman in the United States developing breast cancer sometime in her life is about 13%. This means there is a …

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How Donating Your Unwanted Items Changes Lives

May 17, 2021

Atlas Transfer & Storage Co. is proud to be a member of the Allied Van Lines network. We are connected throughout the world with partner organizations, making it easier and more efficient to move clients anywhere they need. As a family-owned, community-oriented moving company serving the San Diego area and beyond, our team is pleased to take part in a long-term partnership between Allied Van Lines and The Salvation Army. …

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Tips for Moving Out of State

Mar 18, 2021

Have you secured a new job and need to relocate? Maybe you want to be closer to your extended family by moving to another part of the country. No matter the reason, following these tips for moving out of state can make the process easier. The long-distance moving experts at Atlas Transfer & Storage Co. have compiled the perfect “how-to-guide” to make your national or international move a success. Here are a few tips …

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2020 Allied Van Lines Magnet States Report

Jan 27, 2021

Each year, Allied Van Lines creates a report on the “magnet states” attracting movers from across the U.S. Included in the report is a migration map, highlighting high inbound, high outbound and balanced states. 2020 was an unusual year in many ways, with the pandemic impacting the economy, businesses, home life, moving and location preferences. Across the United States, families and individuals continued to move, despite changes in opportunity or lifestyle, due …

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Mobility & Employee Relocation Throughout 2021

Dec 11, 2020

Parent company of Allied Van Lines, SIRVA Worldwide Relocation & Moving, is conducting research into how COVID-19 will impact organizations across the globe. Their latest survey, compiling statistics from respondents during Q4 of 2020, provides insight into how 2021 will look, in terms of mobility, due to the impact of COVID-19. Insights include: The impact of COVID-19 on work from home policies. The effect of the pandemic on move volumes and …

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Change of Address Checklist

Nov 17, 2020

Moving day preparations are underway and you want to make sure nothing is forgotten during the process. You’ve made your list of “to-do’s.” The rental truck has been secured, boxes and packing supplies are readily available and you’ve hired professional movers to assist you. But one thing you’re not so sure about is how to change your mailing address. You don’t want to be without any important pieces of mail, so making …

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Preparing Your Home and Valuables for Move Day

Oct 19, 2020

With moving day fast approaching, we know that the mental checklist has begun to ensure that everything has been taken care of. For a convenient and stress-free move, we developed a Guide to a Successful Move to help you prepare. Good planning, preparation and cooperation alleviate the pressure brought on by an upcoming move. In regards to the packing tasks, most of our customers take a hybrid approach, with customers packing some …

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2019 Allied Van Lines State Magnet Report

Aug 06, 2020

Allied Van Lines has released its annual State Magnet Report for 2019. Top Destinations for Allied Van Lines Allied Van Lines is one of the world’s largest moving companies and it shows with how many miles Allied has traveled. Over the past six years, Allied has moved consumers and corporations over 421,780, 231 miles. This is equal to 16,937 trips around the globe! The top destinations are fairly obvious with Texas, California and …

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How Much Do Moving Companies Charge?

Jul 14, 2020

The cost of a move depends on if you are moving in San Diego County, throughout California or cross country. A local move is when you move within 100 to 150 miles (residence to residence) and is charged by the hour. A move within California beyond 150 miles is normally considered an intrastate move. A long distance move is an interstate move, such as when you move from Southern California to Texas. For intrastate and interstate moves, …

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Home Protection During the Moving Process

Mar 16, 2020

Our highly-trained and experienced team takes the protection of your home during the moving process very seriously. We execute a proven, no-nonsense plan to ensure that your home and belongings are fully protected on move day. Our team is extremely conscientious in the handling of your items and we take preventative measures to protect the home and flooring during your move. When the team arrives at the start of the …

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