At Ameritex Houston Movers, we understand the importance of communication in order to help you make informed decisions. We are committed to utilizing our experience and knowledge about moving in Houston to help our clients with any questions or concerns they may have – not just about our specific service, but also about moving itself. Check out the vast archive of information from The Moving Guys.
Our Info Center is Here For You
Our Info Center is information-rich and will help guide you to a Stress-Free Move. Being informed and prepared are key factors to a successful move, and our goal is to help you get there. The Moving Guys at Ameritex Movers provide moves throughout most of Texas, focusing on Houston, Katy, The Woodlands, Pearland, and any other areas around the inner and outer loop of Houston.
Ameritex Houston Movers also helps you understand Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move in Texas. Many people are unaware of this – which can be understandable, but we believe a moving company should always inform their customers about this. That’s why you’ll see the link to the brochure at the end of most of our communications. Take the time to read it… it’s good info!
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Information for Planning Your Move
At Ameritex, our goal is to empower you to have a Stress-Free Move, no matter what the circumstances are. Whether you are moving from an apartment, home, or office, we are here for you. Having provided moves in Houston, Katy, The Woodlands, and other areas around Texas for over a decade, we have accumulated a variety of resources to help you plan and organize your move effectively. In this section of our Info Center, you will find different articles to help you take the stress out of your upcoming move.
This is the place to find out everything you need to know about boxes.
Find out how much moving really costs and how to pick the right mover for you.
Sometimes a move is spontaneous. Here’s what you need to know about finding a local mover in a crunch.
These are the most common characteristics of Houston’s favorite moving companies. How do your movers stack up?
Need moving boxes? Find out where to get them.
You have a lot of options for local movers. This is how to whittle down your list.
If you need furniture for your new place and you’re on a budget, it’s time to get crafty.
Recognize the differences between long distance and local moving companies. Which type of move is right for you?
Military moves are a little different from standard residential moves. Here’s what you need to know.
Don’t forget to change your address when preparing for a move! Here are all of the places you need to inform of your move.
Moving? There’s an app for that! Check out a sampling of the most helpful moving apps.
There are four key factors you need to consider when you’re shopping for a new house. Learn them here.
It’s an age old dilemma… rent or buy? Be aware of everything that goes into being a homeowner before you sign the dotted line.
Don’t forget to do these things before the packing team arrives. This makes the process go smoothly and stress-free!
Neighbors are a great resource and can be good friends to have. They can answer questions about your new place that your realtor cannot. Ask away!
We see these classic moving mistakes everyday. Read this to protect yourself from making those same mistakes.
Changing your address, transferring utilities, packing your hallway closet… There are so many small tasks while you’re moving that it’s hard to remember everything. Bookmark this page to help.
Find out how to properly move hefty items like furniture without hurting yourself or moving at a snail’s pace.
Pack your kitchen the right way to avoid damaging your precious china and small appliances.
There are some items that can be packed and boxed up right away. Find out which things should be the first to go.
There are some things you should pack first, and other things you should wait on. Here’s what you should pack last for a move.
Buying a home is a costly yet worthwhile investment. Many costs go into purchasing property, so be sure you’re aware of all of them. Don’t get caught by surprise!
There are some great tax benefits to owning a home. Make sure you don’t miss out on any money-saving tax credits.
Long-distance moves can be intimidating, but being prepared goes a long way. It is possible to have a stress-free long-distance move!
Find out how to verify your movers’ credentials and spot red flags when choosing a moving company.
Read about six common scenarios that add stress to moving, and find out what you can do to resolve those situations.
How long your move takes depends on a variety of factors, such as how far away your new home is, how much furniture you have, and how prepared you are. Find out how you can reduce the amount of time moving takes.
Moving with the entire family should be a fun adventure! It doesn’t have to be stressful. Here’s how to make it a positive experience for everyone.
Want to earn some cash while you downsize before your move? Selling unwanted items is a win-win. Find out where to sell those items you no longer want.
Check out these clever packing hacks that can keep those expenses down.
Tips for Settling Into Your New Place
Moving into a new home is a major life event, and it can take some time to get comfortable and make it feel like home. Here, you can find all of our resources for making your new place feel like home.
Here are some great ideas for reusing your old moving boxes!
Check out these seven methods for making your home a more environmentally friendly place to be.
Being new in town can be intimidating, but it’s important to be patient with yourself. Check out these tips on how to adjust to a new place.
Your home reveals a lot about your personality. Make it shine with this guide!
Check out these creative ideas for the people in your life who recently moved.
Clean, organize, change your locks, find the electrical panel… There’s a lot to do when you first move in, and these are the most important tasks.
Read this to decide whether it’s worth it to buy new furniture or transport it to your new home.
If you’re shopping for a home, do not overlook these red flags!
There are some things you should do during the closing process, and some things you should definitely NOT do. Make sure you read this before making a costly mistake.
It feels a little strange spending the night in a new house for the first time. If you just moved, these are some things you should do on that first night.
Do you have small children? You need to childproof, then! Here’s how to keep them safe at home.
Learn how to get your house in tip-top shape with these clever home organization tips and tricks.
Organize your laundry room to make it a place you’ll love! Here’s how.
Indoor plants add style and sophistication to your home, along with purifying the air you breathe. Find out which species make the best additions to a home.
Feel safe and secure in your new home by implementing these home security methods.
To unpack without stressing out, follow this guide to unpack your belongings in the best order.
Being near the water is a great way to stay cool and have fun, but it’s important to keep pool safety in mind.
Information for Houston Movers
Our crews move individuals, families, and offices around Houston all day long. As a result, we are experts on the city. Here you will find different resources that come in handy when you are moving in or wanting to learn more about the city of Houston, TX. Browse the links below to learn more about your city and prepare for your move in town.
Find out all the attractions Downtown Houston offers.
Check out the highlights of some of the most popular zip codes in Houston.
Find out how each of the Sugar Land zip codes offer a unique aspect of this city.
Get your comprehensive list of all of the Houston school districts here. Check the map to find out which district is for your children.
Learn your way around the Loop, and some of the best suburbs in Houston.
It’s no secret that Houston is a huge city. Here’s where we think are the best places to live in the Greater Houston area.
Houston is a foodie haven. Try out our top picks.
Attending school in Houston? Here’s what you need to know.
Are you an inner looper or outer looper at heart? Or are you still confused about what the difference is? If you haven’t picked a side yet, this article is for you!
If you’re new to Houston, this guide is a must-read.
There are lots of fun activities in Downtown Houston for the whole family to enjoy. Check out some of our ideas.
Get a lay of the land, job hunt, do your research. Find out what else you need to know before moving to a new city.
It wasn’t easy deciding on just 10 reasons! Houston has wonderful things to offer just about everyone! Here’s a snapshot.
There are some fabulous communities all over Houston for residents in every stage of life.
Before you choose a moving company in Houston to hire, make sure you take these steps first.
Sometimes you just need to get away and enjoy a change of scenery. Luckily, Houston is a short drive away from several awesome day trip destinations.
Houston is one of the most diverse cities in the United States. Learn about its history and how to enjoy its multiculturalism today.
Are you the list-making type? If so, this moving to Houston pros and cons list will help guide your decision and weigh the good and the bad of the Bayou City.
From networking to job boards, these are your best bets for finding employment in Houston, TX.
Information for Apartment Moves
These are absolute must-do’s before locking down that perfect apartment.
Before you move in is when it’s time to do some detective work. Follow this checklist to make sure your new place is move-in ready.
Read about the most common mistakes we see when it comes to moving apartments, and what you can do to avoid them.
Wait just a minute before you sign the dotted line! Have you done these six steps yet?
Location, location, location… But there’s more to apartment hunting than just that! These are the top four criteria to base your decision on.
Maybe you love your apartment complex, but not your specific apartment. It’s pretty common to move to different apartments within the same complex!
Did you know you can negotiate your monthly rent and other terms of your lease? Here’s how to do it successfully.
If you are renting for the first time, this is what you need to know before signing a lease.
Only about half of renters have coverage for their belongings… but should they?
Furnished apartments can be simple and convenient, but they often lack personality. Here’s how to make it feel like your own.
Read this for everything you need to know about a stress-free apartment move.
We hope you don’t have to use this information, but as a renter, it’s wise to be aware of the eviction laws in Texas.
If you’ve never moved lofts before, it’s important to be prepared with the proper techniques. Keep reading to find out all the ins and outs of loft moving.
Information for Katy Movers
The city of Katy is a bustling area west of Houston. As master-planned communities like Cinco Ranch and new communities like Firethorn continue to develop, you need more and more information to understand and move around in the area of Katy. Ameritex has grown with the city of Katy, and consequently, we have compiled a great list of resources for individuals and families planning a move in the area. These resources are also helpful to just learn more about the city in general. Visit the Ameritex articles below to find more information about the city of Katy, TX and resources to plan your move.
This is what you need to know about finding your dream home in Katy.
Find the right apartment in Katy to suit your budget.
Learn your way around Katy ISD and all that it has to offer.
Find out who your Katy neighbors are, and what’s attracting so many people to the city.
These are the top five perks Katy offers to its new residents.
Need furniture for your new place in Katy? Here’s where to shop.
Find out where to eat for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and happy hour. You won’t go hungry here.
Looking for a new church home? Check out your local options.
In addition to churches, there are options for people of other faiths to practice their religion in Katy.
If you’re getting ready to move, follow this checklist to make sure you take care of everything you need to do before and on the big day.
Check out these statistics on each of the Katy zip codes.
Are you house hunting in Katy? This is the place to start.
Check out these tips and local options for when you need a place to store your extra belongings.
Is Cinco Ranch your style? Or is Firethorne a better fit? Here’s what you need to know about the different neighborhoods.
Know your options when it comes to daycare for your child.
Thinking about moving to this idyllic community? Read this for some basic info as well as helpful resources for current residents.
Homeowners associations can be a little tricky to get used to. Before you buy a home with an HOA, read up on the association and know what to expect.
There’s no doubt that residents of Katy enjoy a high quality of life. Find out the five reasons why families can’t resist moving to Katy.
Information for The Woodlands Movers
Sitting north of Houston, The Woodlands has grown exponentially over the past decade. Our crews have been very involved in many of the moves happening in the city of The Woodlands. We have compiled different informative articles on the city. Below you will find a list of informational resources on The Woodlands, covering everything from zip codes to school districts.
Find out more about our comprehensive packing services.
Use this collection of zip code maps in The Woodlands to learn your way around town.
Stock up on some sunscreen. You can expect lots of sunshine in The Woodlands.
Check out your elementary, intermediate, junior high, and high school options in The Woodlands portion of Conroe ISD.
There are Woodlands apartments in every price range. Here’s where to find the right place for you.
If you’ve got a taste for the finer things, these apartment complexes in The Woodlands may be just the right fit.
Need furniture for your new place in The Woodlands? Here’s where to shop.
Our Woodlands movers love making moving easier, so follow their tips for a Stress-Free Move.
There are fantastic food options in The Woodlands. Check out the top five restaurants, and a compilation of local spots for every cuisine.
Find your options for a new church family here in town.
Be aware of what goes into moving costs and how to get an accurate moving estimate.
Find out where to shop, mall hours, and where to eat at the Woodlands Mall.
Looking for some ways you can improve your local community? Try any of these locations seeking volunteers.
Read about our local office moving services in The Woodlands.
This is what you need to know about the master-planned community’s governing body.
Information on Office Relocations
Office relocations are serious business with lots of moving parts. Here’s what you need to know about this type of move.
There are lots of positives that come with relocating your office. Here are the top 5 perks of moving offices.
Moving a large corporate office? Make sure you read this first!
Office moves require a LOT of prior planning and preparation. Follow our guide to get started.
Learn how to recognize the differences between professional and amateur office movers.
Relocating your office? Print this checklist off first, and you won’t miss a beat!
If you’re relocating offices, you must know these six tactics to make your smooth and stress-free.
Your home office should be your sanctuary and haven for productivity. Here’s how to make it your own to inspire genius work.
An office relocation is a big decision that requires careful thought and consideration. Make sure you take these criteria into account before making the call.
Information on Ameritex Movers
Our moving crews are licensed through the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and are insured to state regulations. Our goal is to be transparent and upfront about your move and what it includes so you can plan ahead and be well prepared. We want to help you understand what moving with Ameritex Houston Movers will be like.
We have all kinds of tips and tricks up our sleeves that make packing so much easier! And of course, with moving being our forte, we have plenty of helpful information about it as well. In this section of our Info Center, you will find information specific to Ameritex Movers and what a move like us will be like. The links below will guide you as you explore hiring Ameritex to perform your upcoming move.
These are the promises we make to you with every Ameritex move.
We know you’re overwhelmed by options when it comes to moving companies in Houston. Find out why Ameritex Movers is the right choice for you.
This is how we handle our stress-free apartment moves, and why it works.
We keep your belongings safe by using top-notch moving equipment. Learn more about our gear here.
Meet the stress-free moving team who thinks outside the box and loves moving!
You can call our team to help you with various tasks such as staging your home to sell or moving furniture for a renovation. Find out how we can help even if you aren’t moving house.
For additional queries or any standard questions, you can always visit our FAQ section. It covers many details about our service and ensures you know what to expect when you choose Ameritex Movers as your Houston moving company.
At the end of the day, our goal is to make your move stress-free, and we know how to give you the best service. That’s why it includes giving you all the information and assistance possible. After all, a move is a big deal, and knowing and planning the fine details are important elements that will help you with smooth move.
Feel free to contact us anytime you have any questions. We really love moving and love making moving stress-free!