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10 Activities to Keep Your Family Entertained This Summer

School’s out for the summer! Many kids count down the days until summer vacation, but then quickly become bored. To celebrate the official summer solstice today, we’ve compiled a list of ten fun (and educational) activities to keep your kids occupied and engaged all summer long. We hope you enjoy these fun activities with your […]

7 Packing Tips for Your Summer Trip

Summer is a great time to take a trip. Whether you’re hitting the road or flying the friendly skies, we have come up with seven packing tips to help make your trip more enjoyable. Wash your clothing before you begin the packing process. Making sure that all of your clothes are clean and ready to […]

Arpin Group Presented with Eco-Educator Award at Paris to Pittsburgh to New England Event

Arpin Group recently participated in the “Paris to Pittsburgh to New England” community action event at the New England Institute of Technology. The two-part event featured a panel discussion on climate change and a screening of “Paris to Pittsburg,” a new film produced by Bloomberg Philanthropies and RadicalMedia about the climate crisis. “Climate change is […]

7 Tips to Help Make Overnight Guests Feel Welcome

The summer months are a popular time for travel. Many people will visit friends and family while the kids are out of school, meaning that you could be welcoming visitors in the near future. We have compiled seven great tips to make your overnight guests feel welcome in your home. 1. Clean up Create a […]

Arpin Van Lines enters sixth year as a SmartWay® Transport Partner

Arpin continues its commitment to track and report its carbon accounting practices for the sixth consecutive year. Freight transportation is one of the fastest growing impacts on the environment and, as consumer demand increases, we are committed to responding with the most efficient and cleanest transportation practices. Arpin Van Lines is a U.S. Environmental Protection […]

Arpin driver, Steven Meyer, Speaks at Montross, Va., Memorial Day Observance

Arpin Van Lines’ driver, Steven Meyer, recently spoke at the Memorial Day observance in Montross, Virginia. The observance was held on Monday, May 27, at the Old Westmoreland Courthouse. Featured speakers were the Honorable Margaret Ransone, delegate for the 99th Virginia House District, Leisa Billington of Wreaths Across America, and Steven Meyer of Arpin Van. […]

Mother’s Day Brunch Tips and Recipes

Mother’s Day is just a few days away. We know that most moms will say they don’t need or want anything, but everyone likes to be remembered, especially on such a special day. To help honor the mothers in your life, we have found some delicious brunch recipes that mom will love. Add a card […]

Welcoming Friends and Family to Your New Home

Now that you’ve found your new home, the real fun begins — the party! Hosting a housewarming party is a wonderful way to welcome friends and family to your new home and can also help you meet your new neighbors. Read on to learn about a few tips and tricks to make sure your party […]

Arpin Group appoints Bridget Ritchie to management committee

Arpin Group is pleased to announce that Bridget Ritchie, vice president global business development – corporate accounts, has been appointed to the Arpin Group Management Committee. The management committee is responsible for making recommendations and implementing the vision of Arpin’s board of directors; facilitating and overseeing the company’s financial performance, corporate governance, budgeting and asset […]

How to Shop for a New Home

Shopping for a new home can be exciting. Like any major decision, it can also be stressful. Buying a home is the most significant investment many will make in their lifetime. To help streamline the home-buying process, we have put together some do’s and don’ts as well as a home comparison sheet to keep everything […]

10 Moving Day Essentials – What to Have on Hand the Day of Your Move

Moving in or out of a home is an exciting, but stressful time. During the days before the move, you will likely spend the time packing belongings and finalizing logistics, which can leave you frazzled. To minimize stress, it is best to prepare a moving-day kit. This kit contains commonly overlooked essential items. Be sure […]

Modern Minimalism – Using Apps to Help Clear the Clutter

Now that spring is here, it’s a great time to get rid of unwanted items. Thanks to modern technology, there are a number of apps that can help with clearing the clutter and even put some extra cash in your pocket. Whether you’re looking to get rid of old furniture, clothes or miscellaneous goods, we […]

Richard Travisono appointed to Chairman of AMSA Safety Committee

Richard Travisono, Arpin Van Lines’ director of safety and driver services, has been appointed chairman of the American Moving and Storage Association’s (AMSA) safety management committee. His two-year term as chairman began March 2019. “AMSA’s safety management committee plays a vital role in protecting our drivers and the motoring public by identifying and advancing initiatives […]

Arpin promotes Mario Lemme to Senior Vice President, Information Technology

Arpin Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Mario Lemme from director of programming services to senior vice president of information technology. In his new role, Lemme will be responsible for establishing, directing and administering the long-term strategic planning, implementation and operation of the company’s IT requirements and functions. He will also be responsible […]

6 Tips to Sell Your Home – Fast!

Congratulations on deciding to move; now you need to sell your house. Whether you’re moving across town or the country, we have some great tips to help you sell it, fast. Keeping your house in showing condition at all times is essential. You never know when a Realtor® may have potential buyers wanting to see […]

A Super Simple Cleaning Routine

Spring has officially sprung, so it is time for spring cleaning. Last week, we discussed natural solutions for cleaning your home to help you prepare for a fresh and clean spring. This week, we will go over a simple cleaning routine that can work for even the busiest of schedules. The secret to a successful […]

In Memoriam – Mark Dearborn

It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we share with you the loss of a valued colleague and friend, Mark Dearborn, VP of Global Accounts for Arpin Group. Mark was involved in a serious automobile accident on March 17 and succumbed to his injuries. Mark was the devoted father of his daughter, Alexie, […]

Arpin Group and the Drawdown EcoChallenge

Arpin Group has a Drawdown EcoChallenge team – Open to all who wish participate! The Drawdown EcoChallenge is a 21-day engagement program focused on carbon reduction. The challenge takes place April 3-24 and provides tools and inspiration to turn intention into action and also provides a fun and social way to think about and act on […]

Natural Cleaning Recipes for Safe and Effective Home Cleaning

Spring is right around the corner, and that means it’s time for spring cleaning! This is the perfect moment to refresh your home with safe and natural cleaning products. We have recipes for non-toxic cleaning solutions made from common household ingredients that will keep your home fresh all year long. Many household cleaning agents contain […]

Mark Dearborn helps build homes for needy in Panama City

Mark Dearborn, vice president of global accounts with Arpin Group, joined 45 industry peers recently to build houses for homeless residents of Panama City, Panama. In Panama for the Latin and Caribbean Movers Association (LACMA) Convention, Dearborn and the others volunteered with Techo, a social responsibility initiative focused on building sustainable houses for communities in […]

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