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. It is a good idea holding a garage sale for stuff you’re not using anymore or better yet 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 reputable, trusted and reliable moving company for less hassle and more convenient 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. Making a list of the things you need to prepare, important reminders, contact information of people who will help you, and other things that come to your mind that will be beneficial to your moving. 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. 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.
A week before your moving date, call your electricity, internet, cable, and gas providers to figure out when you need to shut everything off. gather all the things you need to return such as remotes, cords, or cable boxes. Decorative items and fragile and oddly shaped 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.