Moving is a lot of work. First there is the packing process, cleaning the place you are moving out of, moving all the heavy boxes, and now you still have to unpack! Unpacking doesn’t have to feel like a chore, making your new house a home is exciting to most people.
Some simple things you should know to make the process smooth:
Spring-cleaning is just around the corner and mobile storage is a little trick people have been using for years to help the process. You may not have enough time in one day to clean out the attic, the garage, the shed, the basement, or prepare your home for sale and you will need a place to keep your belongings safe from weather, damage and theft. Renting a mobile storage unit may be your best option. Merchants moving and storage has mobile storage units that can solve the problem. We deliver the mobile storage unit to your place, saving you the cost of renting a moving truck.
Everyone hopes for great weather and light moving boxes but that is not always the situation. If you find yourself moving or helping someone move during bad weather there are some things you can do to make the process less stressful.
There are some simple things you should keep in mind no matter the weather situation:
Keep track of the weather
If you can, plan around bad weather. Moving companies understand sometimes it can be unexpected. If bad weather comes up keep in touch with your moving company. Let them know if any plans have changed.
Moving is part of the college experience. It happens often. Maybe from your parents to a dorm, a dorm to an apartment or if you are lucky an apartment to a house. No matter where you are moving you are probably doing it on a budget.
There’s too many cool things you could be spending your money on in college such as books, backpacks and campus parking permits so when it comes to moving you need to save a dime.
Moving day is always a difficult day. The entire process of moving is stressful on anyone.
There are ways to ease the stress and lighten the workload. You can do this by hiring a moving company. This can drastically help your moving process. You may think…well, now I have the stress of finding a moving company that I trust.
Here is a guide to help you find a moving company that you can trust.
1. Research: Use your favorite web browser to look up companies in your area. Make a list of company’s phone numbers and locations.
Moving into a new home can be a long and vigorous especially if you are not properly prepared. While you are moving you might be stuck with the decision of moving some of your items to storage due to lack of space or many other reasons. You need to be extra prepared to pack your items to go to multiple locations.
The packing, unpacking, loading, driving and other stresses can weigh you down. The best way to stay prepared is with an inventory list.
Go through your house with a notepad and pen and start making note of your items. Not necessarily individual items.
Moving day can be a stressful time and strenuous on your body especially if you’re moving into a second, third or fourth story apartment or condo.
Lifting and moving boxes is tiring and adding the flights of stairs just makes it worse. If you have decided to move on your own then you will need to gather as many friends and family members as you can so that no one pushes themselves too hard.