To ensure that moving from one space to another is an easy, effortless transition, simply continue reading to discover a handy guide to moving into a new space.
Smart tips on moving into a new space:
1. Make sure to clearly mark each box with a black permanent marker
It’s well worth using a black permanent marker in order to write the room each box should be delivered to as well as some of the key items in each box. That way you won’t have to unpack every box, in order to find an item that you need to unpack in an urgent manner.
2. Ensure that each item that you pack, is carefully packed away
As you don’t want precious or fragile items to break during your move from a to b, it’s a great idea to ensure that each item which you pack, is carefully packed for your moving day. As an example, you may want to wrap fragile items in bubble wrap, to ensure that they don’t get knocked about or scratched during the journey to your new space. You may also want to considering finding a flatpack furniture assembly service to avoid stress and any hassles while moving.
3. Ask your friends and family members for spare boxes
Instead of spending an exorbitant amount of money on brand new boxes to pack your items in, you’ll be much better off asking your friends and family members, whether they have any unwanted boxes that they’ll be keen to part with.
4. Don’t unpack all of your boxes, when you first move into a new space
Not only will you be likely to get overwhelmed by having hundreds of items to sort out but if you unpack all of your boxes on day one, you’ll also have to spend hours, finding the perfect spot for each item. Instead work on unpacking key items such as furniture on the first day that you move into a new space.
5. Use trash bags in order to transport your clothes
Instead of packing your clothing items in heavy boxes, simply fold all of your clothing items and place them in large trash bags in preparation for your moving date.
6. Plastic wrap your drawers without removing items from your drawers
Another way to make moving into a new space a breeze is to leave all of your items such as your clothes in your drawers and to plastic wrap your drawers, before you move from space a to space b.
7. Consider packing items in clear plastic boxes
A great moving hack that you may want to try in packing your items in large, clear, plastic boxes which will making finding items that you need, simple. As you’ll be able to see what is in each box, without having to open each box.
8. Purchase small zip log bags to organize small, loose parts
As an example, if you have screws for your television bracket, place them in a small, zip log bag, to ensure that you don’t lose some of your screws.
9. Take a photo of the back of your electrical appliances
To figure out exactly which wire fits into each socket, make sure to take a photo of the back of each of your electrical appliances.
So if you want to ensure that your move goes to plan, it’s well worth following all of the 9 handy moving tips listed above. And to learn more about The Chocolate Muffin Tree, check out our about page!