Preparing for Your Move

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Moving is something that, when properly planned and executed, can be done without the dread that most people mention when the word ‘relocate’ is mentioned. All that it takes is your willingness to properly handle the move, and before you know it, the job is done and over with, without any migraines, and you are free to enjoy your new home. Here are a few tips to put to use when it is time to move from one home to the next.

First and foremost, don’t try to handle the move on your own. Request estimates from three to four residential movers Chicago and make sure that you’ve chosen the beset company for the job. You likely don’t have the insurance, the tools, or the skills as the professionals, so make sure that you have done your research and found that top-notch company that will make a move the easiest thing you’ve done all week.

Start preparing for your move as soon as you know that it is going to take place. Get rid of the things that you no longer need, box items that aren’t being used, and make sure that you label all boxes and sort by room to make it easier on you upon arrival at your new home.

Use sturdy boxes for your items. Those egg cartons from the store are awesome, but actual, non-used moving boxes are available cheaply and provide more security.  Be sure that packing materials (yes, those fun to pop bubbles too) are also used to secure valuable and breakables.

Use these tips! They were made to help you, so why not use them for their intended purpose and make your move just a bit easier? You can give us a pat on the back and a thank you later. Good luck with your move!