How To Move To A New Place Near Pickleball Courts

Pickleball has surged in popularity, with many enthusiasts prioritizing proximity to pickleball courts when relocating. If you’re considering such a move, here’s a comprehensive guide to help you. 1. Researching Your New Destination: Before anything else, gather information about your new location. Are there active pickleball communities? Which neighborhoods are close to these courts? Websites like PickleballCentral or USAPA Places to Play can be useful. Join online forums or Facebook groups related to pickleball in that city. Engaging with members can give you firsthand insights about the best areas to live and the vibrancy of the pickleball community. 2. Evaluating Pickleball Facilities: Not all pickleball courts are made the same. Consider factors like court surface, lighting for evening plays, and available amenities. Some facilities might offer coaching or organized tournaments. Visiting the courts or checking reviews on platforms like Yelp or Google can provide a clearer picture. 3. Proximity to Other Amenities: While living near a pickleball court might be your primary goal, don’t overlook other essential amenities. How close […] Continue reading

When You’re Going Long – A Moving Company Weighs in on Cross-Country Move Options

Over the past 5-10 years the moving industry has evolved as innovation and technology create different options for consumers, but many consumers may not be aware of the increased options because they move so infrequently. One specific area where we have seen progress is the long-distance move. In the old days, even up to five years ago, you had to hire a long-distance mover – a local company specializing in this kind of relocation – at an exorbitant cost. Only a very limited number of movers would go outside of the state where they were based, and this lack of supply created a lack of competition. Today, industry-wide, we have seen an influx of companies thinking outside the box to create more options. Our firm, 2 Guys and a Van, does not complete long-distance moves. But because this is an important topic to our industry and to consumers, we provide market knowledge and helpful information to the consumers who call us and express this need. We have a two-pronged approach: […] Continue reading