Small Moving 2017: Easy Moving and Packing Tips and Tricks
While it is true that moving is one of the most stressful tasks of family life, but you can make your moving experience truly easy and exciting through research. When it comes to moving, you may consider getting rid of unnecessary or unused items from home for lesser stuff to pack and more organized moving. You can do a garage sale of stuff you are not using or donate them 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. At least a month before the moving date, hire a moving company and find the cheapest time of the month to set an appointment.
You have to plan ahead, check your GPS and make your plan to get to your new home faster on the moving date, taking into account the traffic, necessary stops, and detours. 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. It pays to visit your local liquor or convenience store to see if they can have you recycle their used boxes, and if they do, you can grab a handful to help the environment by saving paper in your moving journey. Check if you still have the original boxes for your appliances and electronics because it is the best way of transporting your electronics is using its original boxes when you purchased them. You can also purchase important supplies and tools that will help you in your moving such as packing tape, masking tape, double tape, packing paper, cardboard boxes, new industrialized broom, extra screws, packing a paper, putty, and measuring tape.
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 necessary items you need to return such as remotes, cords, or cable boxes. The trickiest to pack are your decorative items so pack them several weeks before you move. You have to change your mailing address, registered address and your shipping address if you want them all in your new home.