Moving

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Smitty, Apr 24, 2012.


  1. Smitty

    Smitty Monkey+

    Finally found the right place in the right location and have almost finished packing:D But I'll tell you one thing, moving has gotten to be a serious pain now that I prep at the level I do. Between my paranoia keeping me from hiring movers and the amount of preps we've acquired this move might just be the end of me. Just trying to keep in mind how nice it'll be sitting by the fire or on the porch listening to the wind at my new cabin versus listening to the sounds of the locals thumping through the neighborhood.
     
  2. TheEconomist

    TheEconomist Creighton Bluejay Site Supporter+

    So where will you be resting your head?
     
  3. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    consider getting a temp storage location... move your preps ther then hire the movers... and have a month to move your preps...
     
  4. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

    On his pillow, I bet. ;)

    Your question cracks me up; he just told you he was paranoid, and then you ask him his future location. Too funny!
     
  5. TheEconomist

    TheEconomist Creighton Bluejay Site Supporter+

    [​IMG]
     
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  6. Smitty

    Smitty Monkey+

    Staying in sunny SC, just moving a couple hours inland.
     
  7. Smitty

    Smitty Monkey+

    Rented a uhaul trailer for preps and hired movers. Wish I had thought to get a storage unit. Would have saved me a lot of backache.
     
  8. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    Of the multiple moves I've had to take in the past 4.5 years, I always move my 'stuff' into a storage unit before the movers come.
     
  9. -06

    -06 Monkey+++

    Howdy Smitty, good to have you closer. Hopefully out of huricanes paths--unless we have another Hugo. Oct. we have another gathering--hope you can come.
     
  10. Smitty

    Smitty Monkey+

    Yeah I sure hope so. I was living in Camden during hugo and we lost 89 trees on our 5 acres, 3 of which landed on the house but doing minimal damage. Dad's state car was crushed by a couple big pines as well. 13 days no water 17 days no power...good thing the old man wasn't a slouch on be being prepared. Since he passed a little over a year ago I have come to find how prepared he was....seems every few months I come across more things he had stashed away. Just today, which is my birthday nonetheless, I opened a couple boxes that got moved here from apparently my mom's storage unit that had 3 brand new cleaning kits, an array of ammo, a gas mask with 2 sealed filters, and an array of knives/bayonets....best birthday gift I ever got
     
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  11. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Happy Birthday man !!!!
     
  12. TheEconomist

    TheEconomist Creighton Bluejay Site Supporter+

    Party-Crocodile-Invitations.
     
  13. mysterymet

    mysterymet Monkey+++

    Happy birthday!
     
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