Today – How to make moving easier
When it comes to moving house or moving office there are lots of things that can cause a great deal of stress. Packing up, deciding when to move, actually choosing the right removal company all of it can be tricky and time-consuming. What you need above all else is a plan of action and to work through the steps detailed below.
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How to make moving easier – make a plan
‘A goal without a plan is simply a wish’ and you do not want to WISH your home or office move into being you want it to happen. So with that in mind let’s get planning
What is the first thing to do when moving
In my opinion, the very first thing you need to when it comes to moving is to fix on the date you want to move. Try and opt for a relatively quiet time when your calendars free..and if it is a home removal – most definitely when your kids are in school, get it booke din quick with the removal company of your choice.
How to find the right removal company
Having a look at removal companies with great reputations is key – this is not a case of making do with the cheapest. You want to hire a professional who will do a really professional and smooth job.
I have tried to move our home before with just a hired van. We did all the packing up etc ourselves and honestly? never, ever again it was all a bit of nightmare, to be honest. Office removals, in particular, need to be swift, efficient and extremely well organised so business continuity can occur. Definitely a time to call in the experts.
How to plan a move
You need all the right equipment in order to plan a move:
- A timeline
- Packing boxes
- Packing tape
- Willing helpers
- A comprehensive to-do list
- A system
- Good labels
- A clear diary
How to make moving easier on the day
You will also want to make sure you have prepped an emergency box with kettle tea biscuits and toilet paper in (plus a phone charger or battery pack!) Important documents can be carried separately if need be or stored with someone or somewhere safe during the move.
How to manage stress when you are moving
House moves or office moves can be hugely stressful but they do not have to be. Choosing the right house removal companies is key Keeping a positive mindset can make all the difference. If you keep your focus on why you are moving and the benefits this will bring, you will feel both excited and focussed. This positivity will help things run so much more smoothly than if you are nervous.
Another good way to keep stress at bay is to make sure you eat, sleep and get a good dose of fresh air on the day. And do share the load-carrying it all by yourself can feel like too much.
Final thoughts on how to make moving easier
I do hope you have found this post on how to make moving easier to be useful – it is definitely a subject worth thinking about. No one needs high stress at a time of change.
Do you have any of your own tips to add on how to make moving easier, if so please drop me a comment below – I love to hear from you
How to make moving easier is a collaborative post – you might also like my post on things you need to do in advance of moving