Moving is one of the hardest chores to do, so it is easy to stress yourself when you have to do it. We gathered some information about how to make an easier relocation since the beginning. Take your pencil and start to take notes.
From our experience, without the proper qualification, it is hard to make a move. But if you’ll try to do it anyway, there are some tips you can follow to avoid unwanted situations during an already stressful day. Moving is already something that will cost you physically and financially, so here are some tips for you to follow if you want to reduce costs.
SEPARATE THE PREVIOUS CHORES
When you have to pack everything before your move and start taking it away, these are called pre-moving services; such as disassembling the furniture and wrapping your entire inventory in ordinated boxes.
These are chores that, when you’re relocation without getting help from a specialized and well-referred company, you’ll have to divide between your family members. It is better to start cleaning and dismounting your furnishings with at least two days in anticipation.
Don’t let it to the last hours. You never heard that ‘to haste is the enemy of perfection’? When you don’t start to plan your move early, you’ll probably get yourself into trouble for being in a rush. It is never good to procrastinate.
DECIDE THE WAY TO TRANSPORT
One of the things you have to consider, in a quarantined world, is that transporting a load of a move through roadways or even inter-cities won’t be an easy task. You may have to get authorization and proof that everything is safely wrapped and disinfected so you won’t transport any harmful items from one unsafe to a safe area.
Also, if you are traveling during the winter, make sure the kind of transportation you choose will handle the way. Many roads closing on the days the areas reach the coldest temperatures.
GATHER INFORMATION YOU MAY NEED
When you are moving without assistance it will be your responsibility to gather all the information. Do not do it by yourself without proper information, it may cause serious problems for you and your family.
Research online about how to properly pack your belongings and disinfect them to transport everything. Many moving companies share tips on websites to help you get by when you are making your relocation by yourself.
TAKE THE BIGGEST FURNITURE FIRST
When the day of your move arrives, it is better to disassemble and put in the truck everything you’ll need to reassemble first, probably your biggest pieces of furniture.
It will also be better for the logistics inside the truck when you are organizing the rest of your belongings. The ice covers many roads, so make sure the tires will handle the way. The heaviness of your biggest furniture can also help you with that.
CONTACT A COMPETENT COMPANY
If you don’t want to have any trouble and not even to think about organizing everything since the beginning. Your best option is to search for previous clients’ opinions to the best-reviewed moving companies.
Schedule a meeting to check their services or ask online to for assistance through email or any other kind of contact form you prefer. The best packers and movers will safely transport your entire inventory to your new location, avoiding any kind of damage.