Let’s Talk Floors & Moving Heavy Objects: Which Rollers Work Best?

Homeowners love to make a statement with their floors. Whether your foyer features reclaimed barn wood or Calacatta marble, chances are you have an emotional connection to this pricy home item that puts your personal stamp on your home. At Hevi-Haul, we understand your labor of love and when it comes to moving heavy furniture

Three Important Things to Consider When Moving a Log Cabin

Three Important Things to Consider When Moving A Log Cabin Last spring residents of Wauwatosa lined up to see a historic log cabin roll down North Avenue as the structure moved to its new location. The cabin is historically known as the Frederick D Underwood Log House. Frederic Underwood 1921, a wealthy real estate mogul

6 Tips for Moving in the Harsh Summer Heat

Moving your home, office or warehouse can be hard. What makes it even harder? Having to move your things during the peak of the summer heat. Here are some tips to make sure your family and crew are safe in the sun. 1. Assemble Your Moving Team Ahead of Time Would you want to move

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What You Need to Know When Hiring a Rigging Company

Most construction workers or manufacturers are familiar with rigging companies. However, many others don't know what their business is. Basically, professional rigging companies move heavy things. And no, they don't move wooden desks or refrigerators. They move houses, office buildings, massive construction equipment, and the like. In short, they move the stuff that no one

7 Step Guide on How to Move Your Home

Often times people want or need to move somewhere else, for whatever reason. Bigger space, more bedrooms, etc ... You can hire a team of movers to take all your belongings to a brand new home or location. You may even be brave enough to rent a truck and do it yourself. Or maybe, you

Here’s Why 3 Skate Systems Are The Solution

This blog is a continuation of our previous blog, The Problems With 4 Skate Systems, except this one is where you find all the answers. Let's first recap why using more skates is actually counterintuitive. The problem is in the points of contact and weight distribution. If you place an 8-legged table down on a

Tips for Hauling Heavy Stones, Blocks, or Slabs

Tips for Hauling Heavy Stones, Blocks, or Slabs If you plan on hauling some heavy concrete slabs or heavy stones on your own, there are some things you need to know. Whether it's a simple backyard project or a massive landscaping job, moving heavy things is not a joke. Back injuries are serious and can

Stressed About Moving? These Tips Will Help!

Moving Tips To Stay Safe and Stress-Free Everyone knows moving can be a nightmare. It's stressful and time-consuming work, and it's not always easy on the body either. However, it's important to stay safe and stress-free. Here are five quick tips to make your next move a piece of cake! 1. Get the Right Gear

Heavy Machine Safety: Avoiding Problems Through Proper Training

Heavy Machine Safety: Avoiding Problems Through Proper Training As of 2017, more than 18,000 injuries occurred in the U.S. due to machine safety accidents. Obviously, working around heavy equipment requires a level of respect for these large machines. Not being attentive or adhering to safety protocols can lead to injury or even death. And since each situation

3 Tips to Improve Heavy Equipment Maintenance

3 Tips to Improve Heavy Equipment Maintenance If your business uses heavy machinery, then you know how difficult heavy equipment maintenance can be. If something goes wrong on a large machine, it can be out of commission for a long time due to the cost and length of repairs. You want to ensure that, as