Packing up your life and moving down the street or across the country doesn’t have to give you sleepless nights. follow these simple moving tips, for a relaxed moving experience.
Get Prepared – Days 1-2
- Calculate Your Moving Costs.
Create a budget and add up your approximate moving costs. Whether you will hire professional services (Get FREE Moving Quotes here) or move on your own, there are a lot of expenses to factor.
- Change Your Address Before You Move.
Don’t forget to change your address with everyone important!.
- Get Free Packing & Moving Supplies.
Don’t spend money on moving supplies you can get for free. One of the easiest, most cost-effective ways of doing so is to stock up on free packing supplies. Make sure that the boxes you use are double-walled boxes to avoid any breakage.
Get Organised – Days 3-4
- Keep A Notebook Dedicated To The Move.
Use a notebook as a moving journal to plan out your move. To simplify your move, use a notebook or binder separate from your regular day to day planner.
- Get and write packing Labels.
Labelling your boxes clearly makes unpacking in your new home easier.
- Declutter so you can pack less.
A crucial packing tip is making sure you don’t move anything that you no longer need. Master Movers is prepared to transport 2 items you want to donate, free of charge, to a charity of your choice. MM tries to give back where they can.
Start Packing – Days 5-10
- Setting Up Your Boxes Right.
The box is going to take on a lot of weight once you fill it up. And a box that isn’t set up right is a box that might fall apart in transport.
- Wrap items Before Packing Them
Don’t try to save time by not wrapping up your belongings. This can lead to a lot of damage, including broken items and boxes that are dangerous to carry or unpack.
- Not Effectively Sealing Liquids
Even a little drop of moisture can damage the structure of a box this might lead to the box tearing and can cause serious damage.
Finalize – Days 11-14
Lock up and move out.
Be ready for when your removal company arrives so they can begin promptly. it’s now time to move to your new home!
- Leave a set of keys for the new tenants or owners.
- Check that all windows are locked and utilities are switched off.
- Make sure that your movers know exactly where your new address is and when the move will happen.
How Master Movers can help you
Whether you’re looking to move from city to city or state to state, Master Movers offers a professional and personalized moving experience. Our expert staff of relocators, movers, and drivers can handle all your moving needs from start to finish. To find out more about what all we can do to help with your next move, explore our moving services here!