Overwhelmed by the Complexity of Moving? This May Help

Small Moving 2017: Easy Moving and Packing Tips and Tricks

Moving is one of the most stressful activities of family life, but with thorough research, you can make your moving experience truly easy and exciting. When moving it is best to get rid of unnecessary or unused items from home so that your things are more organized and less stuff to pack up. Hold a garage sale of items you are not using or donate it to charity. Sorting out things in their own category is very helpful to pack things easier and more organized, so sot your things in category like clothing, shoes, books, and important papers or documents. Research for professional moving companies and find a trusted, reliable, and reputable moving company for less stress and hassle-free moving experience. The ideal time to hire a moving company is at least a month before your desired moving date, and find the cheapest time of the month to set an appointment.

Figure out the most efficient and easiest way to get to your new home, taking into account the traffic, necessary stops, and detours when you are making your plan. Create a list of the things that you must do, prepare and take note of before it slip your mind. Organize by getting an oversized calendar and mark the white empty boxes with everyday task that you need to prepare until you are able to complete everything before the moving date to make sure you won’t miss anything. You can save your paper in your moving journey by visiting your convenience or liquor store to see if they can hand you recycle used boxes, and if they do, you can grab a handful to help save the environment. The best way of transporting your electronics is using its original boxes when you purchased them, so check if you still have the original boxes for your appliances and electronics, or you can also use bubble wrap, quilted blankets, and sturdy tape to protect your tv and other delicate items. It is important to purchase cardboard boxes, new industrialized broom, packing tape, double-sded tape, packing paper, extra screws, packing a paper, putty, and measuring tape, by visiting your local hardware store.

When you need to shut everything off, call your electricity, cable, internet and gas providers to figure out a week ahead your moving date. Gather all remotes, cords, or cable boxes you need to return. The trickiest to pack are your decorative items so pack them several weeks before you move. It is very important to update or change your mailing address, registered address and your shipping address for your credit card, bills, and online accounts if you want them all in your new home.