Every year Houston is growing its population size and tourism, so it’s no wonder people want to start living in Houston, Texas. Plus, with no state-income tax, people enjoy that extra benefit when moving to the Lone Star State. Moving Help® has many movers in Houston, so if you’re trying to find the best movers near you in Houston, let Moving Help assist you.
How Is Moving Help a Part of U-Haul?
U-Haul powers Moving Help. If you’re planning on using a U-Haul truck rental or U-Box storage containers, you can hire Moving Help to assist you with loading and/or unloading.
Even if you’re not planning to use U-Haul to help you move but you still need to hire professional movers, you can find plenty of movers on MovingHelp.com.
How Can Moving Help Assist Me With My Long-Distance Move?
Moving Help has labor-only Service Providers across the United States and Canada to help you for any long-distance move. If you only need loading help at your first destination, you can hire movers on the Moving Help Marketplace.
If you need unloading help and unpacking help at your second destination, you can look for movers using Moving Help. Moving Help has movers who can help you with:
- U-Box storage container services (delivery and load and unload, delivery only, load and unload only)
Do you need movers who can help you with a specialty item? Moving Help has movers who specialize in:
- Piano moving
- Gun safe moving
- Heavy safe moving
You can have Moving Help movers help with a little bit of your move or most of your move. You’re in control of what help you want for your long-distance move.
3 Houston Restaurants to Try
If you love cuisine, living in Houston is the right place for you. Not only is Houston known for the city’s Southern cooking, Texas-styled BBQ, and seafood, but the city has culinary options for everyone.
Houston First, which is the city’s official destination management/marketing organization, has a long list of award-winning restaurants. We chose three restaurants from that list for you to visit.
- Barbecue Inn
The Barbecue Inn is known for its deep-fried comfort food and BBQ. It was included on Southern Living’s list of 100 Places to Eat Now in 2013 along with Southern Living’s list of the South’s Best Fried Chicken in 2013.
The Barbecue Inn has been open since 1946, according to visithoustontexas.com. Check out the restaurant’s menu before figuring out what time you want to eat there.
- Killen’s Burgers
If you want to be transported back in time for classic burgers and sandwiches, you need to stop by Killen’s Burgers. Killen’s Burgers inside area looks like a 1950s-style diner, according to visithoustontexas.com. The restaurant was named 9 Best New Restaurant Burgers of 2016 by The Daily Meal, and the Texas Monthly named it in the 50 Greatest Burgers in Texas in 2016 as well.
Head chef Ronnie Killen has been recognized for his restaurants by the Washington Post and the Food Network. Look at the menu to see which burger you’ll sink your teeth into when sitting at the diner.
- Uchi Houston
Uchi is an upscale sushi concept that was popular in Austin before arriving in Houston in 2012, according to visithoustontexas.com. It has been included in many awards, such as OpenTable.com’s list of Top 100 Restaurant Hot Spots in 2012, Bon Appetit’s list of Best New Sushi Restaurants in America and Top 50 Best New Restaurants in the U.S. in 2012. It also made GQ’s list of the 12 Outstanding Restaurants in 2013.
The dining experience is incredible. The restaurant revolves around the open kitchen and sushi bar, according to visithoustontexas.com. You can check out the restaurant’s dine-in menu or take-out menu.
3 Fun Facts About Houston
Houston is a growing city with an interesting history. We found three fun facts about Houston for you to appreciate.
- Largest medical complex in the world
The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical complex in the world. It’s also the world’s largest cancer hospital, and the center delivers one baby every 20 minutes, according to tmc.edu. That means there are about 26,280 births every year. The center also begins one surgery every three minutes.
- Largest shopping mall in Texas
If you’ve ever heard the saying, “Everything is bigger in Texas,” and you’re wondering whether it’s true or not? Well, it’s definitely true.
Located in Houston is the Houston Galleria, which is the largest shopping mall in Texas. More than 30 million visitors seek out this shopping center, according to simon.com.
It has 2.4 million square feet, which holds 400 stores and restaurants, three office towers, and two hotels, according to simon.com. It’ll take longer than you realize to see everything at the Houston Galleria.
- Largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world
Once again, Houston comes in first place with the city’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo being the largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world. They’ve had entertainment performances from Reba McEntire, Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton, and Luke Bryan.
“The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo promotes agriculture by hosting an annual, family-friendly experience that educates and entertains the public, supports Texas youth, showcases Western heritage and provides year-round educational support within the community,” according to the organization’s website.
Since 1932, the rodeo has committed more than $550 million to Texas youth and education, according to Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s website.
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Whether you need movers today or in the future, you can count on Moving Help to assist you. We can help you at your first destination, at your second destination, or at both destinations. After you’re done moving, you can check out Houston’s restaurant scene or learn more fun facts about Houston and the Lone Star State.