Our Latest Concierge Partnership : Summit Van Lines

Proud to announce a new partnership with our South Beach Concierge service!

Summit Van Lines is a renowned moving company with locations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach.

We welcome this new partnership!  And with this, we provide you the following value-added tips!

6 Tips to Help  You With Your Relocation

Moving isn’t as simple as some people think. Contrary to popular belief, moving to a new place doesn’t only include packing stuff up and bringing it to the new place. There’s a lot more involved like registering with new local companies, updating your critical details and registering your vehicles with the new authorities of the area. If you are moving for the first time, this guide will help you get a good understand about the basics.

Think before you buy the boxes

Before buying the boxes, you need to determine the size and depth of the things you own. Don’t just go out there and buy large boxes and start packing. Remember, heavy stuff can be better packed in small boxes where the space is less but the box is tighter. Similarly, fragile stuff can be packed in large boxes with bubble wrap. Before you buy the boxes, understand how many you’ll need and the sizes you require.

Carefully pack the stuff

Don’t be hasty when it comes to packing. Pack your stuff very carefully. Add the heavy stuff at the bottom of the boxes and the light stuff on the top. Whatever you do, make sure that your boxes do not have too much space left inside otherwise while moving the goods, your goods will be propelled inside the boxes if there is too much space left in it. Label them properly too so you know where the boxes are going.

Tightly seal your boxes

The boxes need to be tightly sealed otherwise they can easily open up in the whole process. Use plenty of tape and don’t be hesitant in getting more tape if needed. You can always use a cutter later to cut the tape but when you are packing, make sure the boxes are very tightly packed.

Get professional help for large and fragile stuff

If you have a lot of large goods or fragile stuff in the house, it is always a really good idea to hire professional help. For large stuff, you are going to need a truck to get them across to your new home. For fragile stuff, it is also a good idea to hire professional help because they carefully pack and load your stuff on the truck so it doesn’t break off too easily. They also unload all the goods carefully at the new place.

Cook ahead

Have your meals prepared and packed the night before you have to move. During the entire day, you will need to replenish your energy. If you don’t have stuff ready, you will be forced to eat outside which may cost you extra money and time. So pack some snacks and have plenty of stuff to drink during the whole day.

Dump and sell

Last but not the least is to take care of things you don’t need. When moving, you will come across a lot of things that you may not require. Sell them off or dump them using a dumper.

For more information on your move within or out of South Florida, please contact:

Summit Van Lines
980 NW 10th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
866-467-8664

http://www.SummitVanlines.com

Our Preferred Wedding Destination in South Florida

Thinking of getting married in South Florida? 

Today’s update is one that you MUST read if you are looking to

Have you ever thought about Key West?  Key West weddings are some of the most gorgeous weddings you could ever have.  We’ve found a local partner that can help you with every step of the way to have your dream wedding in Key West, Florida.

Have a look at our newest partner, Milan Event – Key West Floral & Weddings.

Founded by Peter Bek-gran, who has had a love for flowers since a very young age, Milan Floral & Decor offers luxury event services in the Key West area.  They do corporate events and weddings.  With over thirty years of experience, this is the top place you can look to set up the perfect wedding or event.

Clients include:

  • Baccarat Crystal
  • L’Oreal
  • Beachside Marriott Resort and Casa Marina Resort (part of the Hilton Hotels Family)

It’s not a secret that Key West has been rated a top five place to get married! 

Milan event has relationships with every hotel on the island and can provide services at any hotel or resort of your choice.  We have sent dozens of customers to them and they are always coming back with five star reviews.

Flowers Key West, Florida
A typical floral arrangement for a wedding.

As far as corporate events, we’ve sent many of our larger corporate customers there and they have been WOWED by the floral decor and presentations provided by Milan Event.  If you are looking for a corporate retreat or place to hold your next conference, contact Milan Event today.

If you contact Peter, he’ll give you a 45 minute walk through of his services and outline every step of the way what they will do for your wedding or event.  You won’t be disappointed with the service, and you can look up their past reviews on sites like Wedding Wire, Yelp, and other peer review sites.

We’re also here to help you coordinate a ride down to Key West and can offer our other concierge services (golf, spa, massage) and you can call us at any time and ask us questions about your South Florida vacations.

 

Emergency Contacts for Our Guests

As a South Beach Concierge, we like to recommend the “best of the best” in the service section.  This way, our guests of South Beach and Miami can find what they need at moments notice.  A copy of this web page is given to every guest of ours when they enter town on one of our deals.

Emergency Contact List

For animal emergencies, contact:

South Beach Animal Hospital:

Address: 1874 West Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Hours:

Open today · 7:30AM–7:30PM
Should your dog or animal fall ill during your visit, this is the best place to take him or her to get emergency care.
Mount Sinai:
Medical Emergencies:
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Address: 4300 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Closing soon · 8AM–6PM
For more emergencies, call 911.
For dental emergencies, we’ve seen no better than Dr. Fenton.
Bayview Smile Design
Dental implants, routine cleaning, or emergencies.
If you are looking to rent a car or luxury yacht, contact:
South Beach Exotic Rentals
Address: 50 South Pointe Dr #506, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Open today · 9AM–12AM
Of course, it’s always a good idea to have the City of Miami Beach website bookmarked in case you want to view their extensive web directory.
Miami Beach Police Department
The Miami Beach Police Department is the police department of the U.S. city of Miami Beach, Florida, patrolling the entire Miami Beach area, although they sometimes cooperate with the county-wide Miami-Dade Police Department
Address: 1100 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139