How to Pack Clothing

If you are moving soon you have probably looked up many articles with tips on how to make this time in your life less stressful and how to properly pack to make things easier.

That’s great! That’s what you should do! But you have probably read tons of articles that are a general focus on how to pack boxes and how to label them.

But one thing that is important is how to pack specifics items on an individual basis. So this article is going to focus on how to pack your clothing!

Label your Boxes Properly

Moving is hard! No matter how you look at it, it is a stressful time filled with lots of planning, prepping, packing, unpacking and much more!

The best thing you can do during your move is to manage things properly so that things are less stressful.

Moving into a Second Story Building

Making a move soon? Awesome! Moving can be fun, new and exciting. Although the change can stress some people out it can still be a great experience if you let it!

If you are moving into an apartment or condo that is the second floor or higher you are probably less worried about how exciting this move can be and more worried about what a stress it is going to be moving that big couch you bought up 3 or more flights of stairs without scratching and scraping it!

Carrying boxes and furniture up flights of stairs can be strenuous on both your body and your furniture.

Tips to Make Your Move Easier

Moving can be tough. Even if you have done it multiple times, each time you learn new things to do and learn things you should never do again.

Here is a list of tips that you might have heard before or maybe haven’t. Follow this advice to make your move less stressful and a lot smoother.

Pack an overnight bag: You need to have things such as clothes and toiletry’s readily available and not packed deep into a box. You don’t know how much energy you’ll have or how fast the unpacking process will be. So have what you need ready.

Checklist for Your First Move

If you are moving out for your first time then you are probably scared and a little intimidated by the thought and the process of it all! But don’t worry. We have created a checklist to help you prepare to move out of your parents home and into your own home.

Money: Make sure you have it, a lot of it! You should have a steady income that will allow you to cover all of your housing bills and then some.

Movers and Storage

Planning a move soon? If so you probably have a lot on your plate, a lot of stuff that can be very stressful but in the end rewarding.

Often times when your lease is up in one home, or your home is sold and move out day has come, your next home is not ready or even worse is not yet found. This happens to people all the time. Sometimes things happen fast and you don’t have the time to find a new place by the time you have to be out of the house you are in.

Unpacking Made Easy

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:

Mobile storages are not just for moving

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.

Moving and unexpected weather

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.

Have an Environmentally Friendly Move

Are you moving soon? Are you concerned about taking care of our environment?

Well, we have some tips for you!

These tips will show you how to make a move while being environmentally friendly at the same time!


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