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How To: International Car Shipping

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International Car Shipping: How To

Many people who intend to move over seas face a unique dilemma regarding their vehicle, especially if the vehicle still has a lien on it from a dealership. Aris Moving has a solution, and this article will provide a comprehensive step-by-step guide which outlines how to ship a car internationally. Common practice is for car owners to contract a international shipping  service which specializes in automobile shipping. The majority of cars ship out from San FranciscoLos Angeles, New York, Miami, Norfolk, and Jacksonville.  The process is incredibly involved- trying to handle all of the red tape associated with international car shipping on a "DIY" basis isnt recommended. When it comes to shipping your car, it's important to make sure that everything is done correctly; so leave it to the professionals.

What You Will Need:

  • Title or letter from lien holder
  • Shipper Export Declaration Form
  • Declaration of Dangerous Goods Form
  • Car Insurance that Covers overseas...
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220V Appliances: What are They, and Why Do I Need One?

What is a 220v appliance, and why do I need one?

"In most household circuits, 120 volts of electricity flows through the wires. This is enough energy to power most appliances, but large appliances like ovens need more volts to run. For these, homes have circuits capable of conducting 220 or (more commonly) 240 volts."
In most countries outside of the United States, the standard voltage for appliances is 220v. This means that most US appliances will not work when plugged into foreign sockets, which can present a lot of problems when moving overseas or staying overseas for extended periods. You will often see people using transformers to help control the energy flow and allow US appliances to work in foreign countries. The type of transformer that someone moving from the US abroad would most likely use is called a step-down transformer. These can be a useful tool for short-term visits- but if your intention is to either reside in the country...
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5 Advantages to Hiring Professional Movers


1. Ease:

  If you have antiques, many valuable and/ or breakable items, collections, expensive car(s), lots of home appliances and items to disconnect and/ or dismantle will make your move more complicated. You can save yourself the time, effort and the obligation to cater for all of this and let the pros do the job. In this way there’ll be no lifting of heavy things, getting the hands dirty, hesitating about where to start with it all, how to do it, where to get the instruments or how to find the person to do a particular job, etc. There are moving companies that are able to provide you with handymen, a locksmith, a carpenter, etc. so you won’t have to go after those extra.

2. Eliminate the stress of packing:

  If you don’t have much packing experience or if you have delicate/ fragile things to pack perhaps you shouldn’t take the chance to do...
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Moving OverSeas – A Checklist of Ways to Prepare (And What You Should Know)

Whether you’re in the military, retiring or studying abroad, or relocating overseas for a job, using self storage and following a few tried-and-true practices can make your move much easier. Determine your length of stay. If you’ll only be gone a couple months, you can probably get by with a traditional storage unit. But for longer stays, invest in a climate-controlled unit. Insure Yourself, and your items.  Protect your storage unit. Designate an at home contact in case of emergency0 obviously someone you know and trust. identify an alternate person that can access the space if need be. In other words, leave a key with your mom, sister or best friend—someone you trust that can check on your self-storage unit periodically and retrieve something from it if you need it. As the saying goes, if you can’t afford travel insurance you can’t afford to travel. In some cases, it will be a requirement of the visa that you have travel insurance that covers...
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International Moving and Shipping – Free Estimate

We know that it can be a major hassle to move from one country to another. With this in mind we offer a wide variety of ways for our customers to ship anything from 1 box, to a whole house worth of boxes to the destination of your choice. In the process of looking over our website, you will find all the necessary tools and information to get your Car, Boxes, or any other shipment directly to where you need it to go. Aris Export are your International Moving and Shipping Experts. Contact us today for Free Estimate....
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