9 tips for moving in the summer

June 21st, 2019

Most moves take place during the months when school is out of session, aka the summer. Here in the Texas Panhandle the weather can be a bit unpredictable, but no matter how much hail or high speed winds we get, the summer is still hot. So, if you have to move in the heat, follow these 9 tips to make sure everyone makes it to the end in one piece.

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Blood Drive June 25, 2019

June 12th, 2019

The Coffee Memorial Blood Center will park their truck at Sparky’s for a special 3 hour blood drive. These donations will benefit our local hospitals and beyond. Coffee Memorial Blood Center is dedicated to providing life-saving blood products and transfusion services to patients throughout the High Plains Region.

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Essential Moving Day Supplies

May 24th, 2019

Whether you are moving across the country or across town, moving day can be one of the most stressful, chaotic, exhausting and rewarding experiences. There are tons of videos and blogs talking about how to pack and prepare for a move, but today, we want to focus on the specific things you need on the day. So here is our list of essential moving day supplies.

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Protect your car from hail

April 24th, 2019

A severe hail storm can totally wreck a vehicle. So, here are some ideas you can use to keep your vehicles safe even without a garage or carport.

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Tips for a long-distance move

April 17th, 2019

Moving across the country (or in Texas across the state) can present some major hurdles. Here are some tips to make your long-distance move a success.

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Hiring movers, pros and cons

April 10th, 2019

The age old question (ok maybe not age old, just decades old) when moving is whether or not to hire movers. Here are some pros and cons to help you make the best decision.

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Preparing a car for short term storage

April 8th, 2019

Maybe you need to store a sports car during hail season or an ATV during the winter. If you are storing any vehicle it is important to prepare it properly. In the case of automobiles, short term storage is defined as more than one week and less than six months. Follow these steps to get you vehicle ready for its time off the road.

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How to properly store paintings

April 3rd, 2019

Paintings can present some special problems when it comes to storage. Regardless of how long you will be storing them, follow these tips to help keep them safe.

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Sparky’s Spotlight: Kingdom Limo

April 1st, 2019

We love our local community here in Amarillo, and wanted to find a way to highlight local businesses, entrepreneurs and influencers. So, we are starting a new blog series called “Sparky’s Spotlight.” For our first spotlight, we talked to Jeremy Adams, owner of Kingdom Limo, to learn more about his business and what he loves about Amarillo.

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How to move potted plants

March 27th, 2019

What do you do when it is time to pack up and move the plants you have spent years cultivating? You follow these quick tips to make sure your potted plants make it to your new home safe, sound and ready to keep growing.

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