Entries by Jason

Green Moving Tips

Whether you are moving just a few miles away or clear across the country, moving is not just a stress on you but the environment as well. Packing supplies are used almost always only once and then get tossed in the garbage. Most of us use cardboard boxes to store items when we move. How […]

"Bonded & Insured"

We’ve all seen the phrase “bonded & insured” thrown around. These terms tend to come up a lot with service providers of all sorts. Builders, plumbers, electricians and yes even movers…..are “bonded & insured”. Now we don’t claim to be experts on those other trades, but as Portland’s best mover for over 34 years we […]

Move consultants, not “salespeople”

It’s often said that moving can be one of the most stressful times in someone’s life, whether that’s a personal move or your office. At Rose City Moving we try our very best to minimize this stress. Our moving consultants will work with you on every level and every detail of your moving to insure […]

Upgrading the fleet

The Rose City Moving fleet is in the process of getting some upgrades. New trucks and a new look. The new decal will highlight Rose City Moving & Storage moving crates. We have the largest moving crate inventory playboned.com in Oregon. Making office moving faster and saving the customer”s money.

Move to the New Year

Happy New Year from Rose City Moving! It’s a wonderful time of year, and we hope you’re enjoying the Holiday Season with family, friends and colleagues. We’d like to wish all of you the best of the season, and thank you for your business, friendship and support this year. It’s been our privilege to serve […]

Samson the Dinosaur

WHEN SAMSON CALLED ROSE CITY HOME When a moving and storage company has been in the business as long as Rose City, it’s easy to think they’ve seen and stored just about everything. I wondered about that and recently asked what’s the most unusual, remarkable item they’ve been asked to store in their thirty-three years […]

Thanks for the business…

As we have for more than thirty years, we’re grateful for the opportunity to serve you, and take real pride in the relationships we’ve built and the confidence and trust you’ve placed in us. We honor that trust and pledge to continue to earn it in the years ahead. When business customers – from small […]

Some Moves Are Bigger Than Others (II)

When a company has been in the commercial and residential moving business for more than thirty years, it comes as no surprise that words like “Big” and “Challenging” have totally different meanings for moving professionals than they do for civilians, like me. After all, with customers ranging in size from individual homeowners to small businesses, […]


Terri had no illusions about the degree of difficulty. Moving a manufacturing facility in Central Oregon, already operating a peak capacity and having outgrown its home to Hillsboro, to a suburb west of Portland is a big job. “This was a job that came with unusual challenges,” she reminded me, “and we needed real pros. […]