3 Ways To Prepare The Week Before Your Upcoming Move

With an upcoming move around the corner, you may be feeling anxious about all the last-minute things you'll need to take care of. If you have been itching to take care of some parts of your move before the moving company arrives, there are several things you can do to make sure that you have an easier time once the day arrives.

A week before the date of your move, consider taking care of the following things so that you have an easier experience.

Finish Getting Everything Packed

One of the most important things that you can get started early is getting all your items packed. Forgoing packing of your things until the last minute can lead to items being damaged simply due to rushing and not putting in the time necessary for getting things cleaned up and packed safely.

From wrapping sensitive items to making sure that some of your furniture is disassembled, getting everything packed properly can make all the difference in getting your items ready to be picked up by the movers.

Check the Estimate for the Move Again

If one of the points of anxiety for you regarding the upgrade move is the price, it's a good idea to check the estimate the final time. While some surprises could come up, the final cost of the move should be fairly close to the estimate you're given, making it a good idea to check out estimates for your move.

Looking over the estimate ahead of time can provide you with the opportunity to contact the movers if you have any questions and make sure that you feel in control over how much money you're going to be spending on your move.

Make Sure the Date Matches Your Needs

A week before the move, you'll need to make sure that you have done everything possible to be ready on the day of your move. This means taking care of packing in advance, making arrangements if you have any pets, and taking other steps towards getting all your items moved.

Checking again to make sure that the time and day of the move still suits your needs can ensure that you're not running into any issues once it's time to actually move.

With some of the above tips in mind, it should be a lot easier to feel confident about your upcoming move. Since you may be looking for a way to feel more in control regarding your move, the above tips can ensure that you feel prepared and aren't going to run into any issues.

Contact a local moving company to ensure everything is scheduled and ready for the day of your move. 

About Me

Moving Your Pets, Family, And Everything Else: Simplify It

From moving with kids to moving with pets, the process is never easy. After moving many times growing up, I saw first-hand the struggle my parents went through to balance it all. That's when I decided that there had to be an easier way. Instead of fumbling through the process trying to just get from one step to the next, proper planning can make everything a whole lot easier. I created this site to offer some planning tips that will help make it easier to manage your move, whether you're trying to do it with kids, pets, or both in tow.

Search

Categories

Archive

Latest Posts

5 January 2021
Do you have too much stuff in your home? Need extra storage space? Many people are in the same situation, and a rented storage unit can be a great way

16 July 2020
With an upcoming move around the corner, you may be feeling anxious about all the last-minute things you'll need to take care of. If you have been itc

17 September 2018
Moving can take a lot of work. Packing up everything that you've accumulated while you've lived in your current home and getting it to a new spot isn'