Moving to a new place is an exciting experience but packing and transporting all your stuff can be quite stressful. From making lists to putting all household items in boxes and looking for professional full service moving companies, the whole experience is rather daunting. But here are top 3 tips to make moving a breeze.
One Room at a Time
Do you know that you can reduce your work and get packing done faster if you start with one room at a time? Say you start with the kitchen, so you can make a list of all the kitchen items and pack them accordingly. This also reduces the chance of stuff getting mixed up or lost during transportation.
A neat trick is to color code the rooms and corresponding boxes. This not only makes packing stuff easier but also makes unpacking simple because the movers get to know exactly which room the boxes go in. Say you assign the color blue to the master bedroom and the boxes, just put a colored sticky note on the master bedroom of your new place so that the items don’t get mixed up.
Research, Research, Research
Make sure you research carefully before hiring long distance movers. Ask for recommendations from friends and family, search for moving companies on your favorite search engine. Ideally you should shortlist a few companies and then call them up and ask for quotes. Moving is expensive but this can help you save a good amount of money.