Moving house can a stressful ordeal, with everything you need to get ready for the day it can become overwhelming.
one of the most daunting prospects about moving house can be getting all your worldly possession packed and ready for moving house! Your moving company can provide a full range of packing and removal services to aid you in preparing for your removal.
we recommend you start packing early, once you start packing you will find it a lot easier of a task and quite therapeutic. To be able to sort through your belongings and really ask yourself, do you need it?
You can always plan out how you will pack before hand by prioritising what you will need in the weeks ahead. for example, you don’t need your full wardrobe, so you can pack up a lot of the clothes you are unlikely to use before the day. On the day your moving company can providing portable wardrobes as part of the removal services.
Other items that you can get boxed up ahead of time include, goods from the linen cupboard, your gardenware, books and goods in the loft as well. A lot of these items you will not need until after you are in your new home. If you have an intensive shed or garage area, most boxes are unable to take the condensed weight of a large volume of tools, your moving company in this instance would usually suggest the use of reinforce plastic crates for as part of your removals services.
As the day grows closer you can start to pack up your kitchen goods and narrow down what you are using until you only have enough plates, cups etc for each person. Then you can just clean these items after each use to reduce how much packing you need to do on the day.
When you are preparing for packing, be honest with yourself and ask yourself the following questions:
When did we last use it?
Do we need?
How often will we use?
You will find that goods that have been sat in the loft have often been up there for many years with no intention of seeing the light of day again. Get rid off them! The chance of moving house is a good opportunity to de-clutter and dispose of these unneeded items.
As more and more boxes started to get packed up, you will start to notice a lack of space in your lving areas. Consider dismantling the dining table, with the legs removed you can stand the top panel up against the wall that will you all the space taken up by the dining table to be able to stack boxes as high as needed with out loosing space in the rest of the property.
Another great use of space is to dismantle any spare beds in the same manner and this will give you a great room to store all your packed goods into, so that you do not loose space in your common living areas. Alternatively most moving companies can provide a dismantling service as part of your overall removals services.
You need to Invest in good quality materials, you have spent years investing in your home and it’s content. When it comes to Moving invest in good quality packing and boxing materials. Most major moving companies can provide good quality packing materials as part of the removals services to aid your preparations for moving house.