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Moving Soon? Here’s How to Get Started

Whether you’re upgrading from your starter home or downsizing to a more cozy unit, recently had a new baby or just sent the last one off to college, if you’re about to move soon, chances are you’re feeling one major emotion: overwhelmed. Changing homes is a massive project that takes a lot of coordination and planning. Not only will you …

life from the crows nest

Life From The Crow’s Nest

My favorite part of the moving industry is without a doubt the sheer variety of what we do. Every individual has a style, a budget, a priority order, and a vision; with every home reflecting that individual. When we arrive to move someone we arrive to a home that is (usually) ready to be moved, meaning the boxes are packed, …

my first whale song

My First Whale Song

Call me Logan. No but really, now that I’ve finished my first full month at Blue Whale I can honestly say, “This is Logan, how may I help you?” Any given day that you call in, your eardrums may be graced by that song or perhaps the song of one of my pod-mates instead. You see, I have been here …

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Austin Home Moving Tips Interview

In today’s interview, Bradley Pounds, Team Leader and Realtor at Watters International talks with Hunter Armstrong, President, from Blue Whale Moving and Storage. Hunter shares some tips on packing up a kitchen. Mr. Armstrong discusses box selection, packing paper, and the big mistake everyone makes when packing plates. To learn more, listen to the interview here: Bradley Pounds: Hunter Armstrong …

everyone has a story

Everyone Has A Story

When I was younger, adults used to tell me that I must have “I listen” tattooed on my forehead in invisible ink, because people always told me how their lives were going. I’d ask waiters how they’re doing, and spend the next 10 minutes listening about their relationships or concerts they’re going to later that evening. I didn’t know exactly …

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Send Your Stress Packing

Moving is one of the most stressful times in our lives for many reasons. From getting the needed packing materials (packing paper, boxes in multiple sizes, and tape, for example), to the actual packing, storage, moving and unpacking, one’s patience can be tested and muscles strained! Let us help! At Blue Whale Moving & Storage, we can help you – …

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Looking for a little fun in the sun?

We’ve got you covered with this list of our favorite things to do in Austin during the summer! Enjoy Blues on the Green at Zilker Park with Grupo Fantasma with Greyhounds on Wednesday, July 9. Check out the whole lineup on KGSR’s website! Chill out and relax at The Big Chill at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum with …