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What to Do on Moving Day

There’s a lot to think about before your big move and getting organized can be a hassle. However, there are some important steps you can’t leave until the last minute. We have compiled a list of things you should do on moving day, and beyond to ensure a seamless move: Moving Day: Take one last walk through and make sure nothing has been forgotten or overlooked. Also, make sure all doors and windows are locked and switches turned off, then…

 

Avoiding Some Common Moving Blunders

Most people have moved at least once in their lives, but even for those who regularly move, some blunders just keep occurring. Here is a list of some of the most common moving blunders and what you can do to avoid making them: Not Doing Your Homework on the Moving Company You Choose Are your movers licensed by your state’s Department of Transportation? Have you checked into their record with the Better Business Bureau? Make sure that you do a…

 

Help with Hiring Movers

Are you moving out of your place? If so, then you may need help moving. It can be frustrating and arduous if you pack and move everything on your own, so the more help you have, the better. Here are a few helpful tidbits that may make your transition much smoother. Moving Help Companies: Believe it or not, there are many companies that specialize in providing moving helpers. You can find many online and most will send you a quote…

 

How to Label Boxes

“Fat” is In – Use the thickest, darkest marker you can find for labeling boxes. Pencils, pens, tin or light markers are almost impossible to see even just a few feet away. Abbreviate Room Names – Start box labels with the abbreviated name of the room followed by a box number, such as “BTH2-6” for “second bathroom, 6th box.” You can then track each box to make sure everything arrived safely. Label “Open Me First” on boxes where it applies….

 

Saving Time and Energy While Storing

Packing is a hassle, no matter how organized you are or how early you start. But following these expert moving tips will make the process much less of a hassle and will save you time and effort. Old, worn-out boxes can cause more problems than they prevent. But space bags are ideal for keeping big items protected while also saving room. They’re perfect for big, seasonal clothing, pillows, comforters, and blankets. These items shrink to practically nothing, making them lighter…

 

Storage Tips

Storage is important, so here are a few tips on how to ensure that your items are stored safely and securely. Use furniture drawers for delicate items and specially wrap and label them as “FRAGILE”. Bubble wrap and packing paper are excellent for these purposes. When storing      business files and inventory, label all boxes and construct aisles so files are easily seen and accessible. Be careful not to store anything combustible, (such as paint and chemicals), or perishable, (such as food that is not…

 

Packing Tips

Pack one room at a time labeling each box appropriately (on top and side) with a description of its contents and which room the box belongs in. Also label boxes containing breakable or sentimental items with Fragile. Keep a detailed list of what items are packed in each box to make unpacking easier. Empty all drawers of breakable or spillable items. To keep from unnecessary damage, it’s a good idea to put all furniture knobs, feet, screws, etc. in one…

 
 
 
 

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