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. Hold a garage sale of items you are not using or donate it to charity. Sort out your things in categories such as your clothing, shoes, books, and important papers or documents. You have to do your homework and research for a trusted, reliable, and reputable moving company for less stress and hassle-free moving experience on the date you have chosen. At least a month before the moving date, hire a moving company and find the cheapest time of the month to set an appointment.
Take into account the traffic, necessary stops, and detours when you make your plan, so figure out the most efficient and easiest way to get to your new home. 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. Get an oversized calendar and be sure to mark the empty boxes with the daily tasks you need to prepare. You can visit 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 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. Go to your local hardware store and purchase tools and supplies you need when moving such as packing tape, packing paper, cardboard boxes, extra screws, packing a paper, putty, new industrialized broom, 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 the things you need to return such as remotes, cords, or cable boxes. Decorative items and fragile and oddly shaped so they are considered the trickiest to pack, so it is best to pack them several weeks before you move. It is important to change your address ahead of time for your bills, credit card payments, shipping address for your online marketplace, and mailing address.