Finding a new home is an exciting journey – you’re turning a new leaf and starting over somewhere brand new! It can, however, be a stressful and exhausting thing to do sometimes, especially if you’ve been at your current home for a long time. Some people wonder where to begin packing and what to do first, feeling a little unsure about the whole process and wishing they could just magically transport everything to their new home – this is understandable! But, what you might not know yet, is that packing everything yourself may be an excellent way of getting rid of years worth of junk and stuff you haven’t used for ages. That said, here are some tips on moving your home in a fast and efficient way, hassle-free!
Tips for Moving Quickly and Efficiently:
The most time-consuming part of the entire process is packing. The most organized way of packing would be to tackle one room at a time – don’t pack something here and there, it’s going to take much longer! When packing a room, have a box that’s marked with the room’s details and another box for junk, go through everything in the room and pack whatever you need for the new home in the marked box – if you haven’t used something in the last six months, throw it away! Odds are you don’t need it anymore, even if you feel like you do, and you definitely don’t want to take all the junk that’s built up in your home along to your new house; remember, it’s a fresh start!
Also, when packing clothes, it may sound a little unorthodox, but take your clothes to the new house on their hangers from the old house to the new one; it’s much faster and ensures your clothes don’t get wrinkled or dusty. When finishing packing, leave a box for essentials – this means leaving a box for things that you’ll be using up until the day you’ll be moving, like brushes, hairdryers, toiletries, shoes, etc. This will ensure that no loose items will be lying around in the house or getting lost while moving from one home to another.
In regards to the process of moving everything to your new home, using professional movers will be the safest way to go. Movers are always a good idea because it provides you with a few extra sets of hands to assist in transporting everything to your new home. They also have a moving truck, meaning you won’t have to hire one yourself or make multiple trips with your car. Movers are also trained to handle all your furniture and boxes with the appropriate care and can also move bigger items like couches much faster without damaging anything. After all, they’re the professionals! Professional movers will also ensure that you can stay on track with your schedule, seeing as they are always on time and can work in a fast and efficient manner. Whether you’re moving locally, long-distance, or even have items that are of a higher value or can be tricky to move, like pianos, they’ll be able to assist!
Even though moving can sometimes be a nerve-wracking experience, it symbolizes a new beginning – so enjoy every moment! After all, just think about all the exciting new memories you’ll be making at your brand new home!