Friday October 5, 2012
Let’s be honest, there is nothing fun about the moving process. Yes, the end result is always exciting, but getting to the end result takes a little work. In an effort to make your life a little more simple, we’ve put together a few of our favorite moving tips. Make a moving list. With so many things to do at once, make a list of everything you need to accomplish before and during your moving process. Hire a moving company. To make your life a little easier, we strongly suggest hiring a moving company if at all possible. Movers will help cut-down your level of physical exertion, not to mention they are experts in the field and will be able to move your home with ease. If you need help locating moving companies in your area, Mover-Finderallows you to search for movers based on your zip code! Have a garage sale. De-clutter your life before you move. There is no need to move unnecessary items to your new home. And as an added bonus, the money you make from a garage sale can help offset moving expenses!Adequately label all boxes.Make unpacking easier by labeling each box, in detail, with the location it belongs in, a summary of its’ contents and any special handling instructions for movers. To make labeling easy,Averyhas templates that allow you to create your own custom labels!Disassemble furniture ahead of time.Save yourself time on moving day by disassembling furniture in advance. This will allow you to insure proper disassemblement as well as speed up the moving process for yourself or for the movers.Confirm and re-confirm with your moving company.As a precautionary measure, confirm with your moving company at least once during the moving process. It would also be a great idea to update them if anything in your moving schedule changes.When it comes to moving, do you have any tips or tricks to share? If so, tell us about them onFacebookandTwitter!