How to Pack Unpackables

Tips on what not to pack and transport during your move.   Moving is a good time to discard things that you may not ever use again.  Yes, we all save things just in case we might have a need for them in the future but if you have not used articles for many years,…

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How to Pack Lamps & Lampshades

Packing Lamps & Shades

Mike Brown shows you the right way to prepare and pack your lamps and lampshades for a safe move.   Key Concepts: ✓ Remove and separate lampshade from the lamp. ✓ Remove the lamp harp. Be sure to secure lamp finial back to the harp so you do not lose it. ✓ Wrap lamp base…

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State of Virginia Awards Certificate of Operating Authority to DN Van Lines

Virginia Operating Authority

DN Van Lines Receive Full Local & Intrastate Operating Authority in Virginia   Lamar Porter, Branch Manager of DN Van Lines’ Sterling Virginia, received official confirmation from the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles that it has met all the requirements to operate as a full service moving company in the state effective May 24,…

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How to Pack Electronics

Let the pros show you the proper way to pack and protect your fragile electronic items for shipment and storage. Key Concepts: ✓ Most people rent their cable boxes, so be sure to put it aside so it does not get packed if it must be returned to reclaim your deposit. ✓ Consider using a…

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Ben Cross, Mobility Industry Media Personality Moves With DN Van Lines

Ben Cross

Mobility Services Industry Expert Chooses DN Van Lines So who does a seasoned industry veteran and mobility services media personality select for his family’s long-distance move?  Recently, Ben Cross, mobility services consultant and host of the popular Love & Relo media show relocated from Michigan to Dallas, Texas.  Ben is CEO of GLOMO providing strategic consulting…

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DN Van Lines Qualifies as FMC Licensed Ocean Freight Forwarder

FMC License

Expanding Our International Horizons Janet Turner, Director of Corporate Relocation, received a letter from Aline Hull, Director – Office of Ocean Transportation Intermediaries of the US Federal Maritime Commission on April 19, 2021 granting DN Van Lines the  Ocean Transportation Intermediary (OTI) License, officially making DN Van Lines an Ocean Freight Forwarder.  Any company that…

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How to Pack Wardrobe Boxes

How To Pack a Wardrobe

  Key Concepts: ✓ Wardrobe cartons come with a metal hanger bar so that clothes can be hung during transport. ✓ For best results do not overpack.  Too much weight on the hanger bar during transit may cause bar or carton edge to fail leaving clothes in a pile at the bottom of the carton.…

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DN Van Lines welcomes David Exe as Recruitment & Safety Manager

David Exe Joins DN Van Lines

A Renewed Commitment To Our People DN Van Lines renews its commitment to recognizing its people as its most valuable resource.  David Exe has joined as Recruitment & Safety Manager.  He comes to DN Van Lines with many years of experience in staffing, recruitment and managing continent employees onsite.  “The success of any business or…

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DN Van Lines Launches New Operations in DMV Area

DN Van Lines Sterling VA

DN Van Lines continues its expansion with new operations in Sterling, VA.   The District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia make up what is known as the DMV area.  Washington, DC is one of the most transient and active moving markets in the world not just because of the political changes that happen but because…

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How to Pack Pictures & Mirrors

How to Pack Mirrors & Pictures

Our professional packer, Mike Brown, shows how to pack mirrors & pictures.   Key Concepts: ✓ Picture/Mirror Cartons can be customized to form fit your mirror or picture ✓ Start by carefully bubble wrapping or cushioning your mirror or picture. ✓ Make sure your bubble wrap or cushioning material will not react or damage the…

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