Looking to move to a new house soon? Need some advice on moving? Getting stressed about it all? If the answer to any of these is yes, then you’ve come to the right place. We are here to help you out with your move. Continue reading for our best tips to ensure your move is a success from start to finish.
The most important part of any move is organisation. Without organising yourself and your belongings, you will find things a lot more stressful and issues could arise during the move. Whether that be redirecting your post to the new address or ensuring you have an emergency box of things to take, all of it adds up.
Don’t Rush Anything
You may be working on a timescale that is fairly tight, however, you should never rush any part of the move. The last thing you want is to be stressed and rushed which in turn can cause problems, such as breakage. Plan in advance and take your time to get things right. You will find that you will also feel better during the process when you take a more relaxed approach.
Have a Clear Out
Rather than moving lots of stuff that you don’t need to your new property, it may be wise to have clear out of your entire house. Go through each room and figure out what you need and what you don’t need. You can donate some unwanted items and clothing to charity and the rest can be thrown out or recycled, depending on what it is.
A checklist never goes a miss. Whether that be an inventory list of the items you have stored or a list of things you don’t want to forget before driving to your new home, lists are essential. You’ll never forget anything ever again! Stay organised and keep on top of everything you need to.
Label Your Boxes
There is nothing worse than getting to your new home and having to look through all the boxes, trying to figure out what is what. Clearly label each of your packed-up boxes with something that you can use to easily identify the contents. You may want to separate by room or by item type (e.g. clothes, books, etc.) whatever is easiest for you.
Use a Removal Company
There are lots of removal companies throughout the UK. A company takes a lot of the stress away from you and your family whilst moving to a new house. Not only will they move all of your belongings, many removal companies also offer packing services to help you out with everything pre-move.
If you are looking for removals in Kent then you will want to consider hiring a removal company to help you out. They will take care of everything from start to finish and ensure you get the support you need.
Once the dirty work is done, you’re free to relax in your new home. Get the kettle on and chill in your pyjamas, and the rest will come with time. You don’t have to unpack and sort everything out straight away – whatever works best for you and your family, or whoever you are moving in with.
We wish you all the best with your move.