2 Ways To Make Moving Easier For Both You And Your Movers

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A few years ago, I decided that I needed to stop trying to live in a home that I couldn't afford. I was tired of always trying to make the mortgage when I really couldn't afford it anymore. I decided that instead of ignoring the issue, I needed to put my home up for sale and focus on moving and storage. I found a great storage facility where I could stash things that wouldn't fit into my apartment, and I also worked with a great company that offered help with moving. It was amazing to be free of that financial burden. This blog is for anyone wondering about starting over.


2 Ways To Make Moving Easier For Both You And Your Movers

23 September 2016
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Moving can be one the most stressful and annoying activities that you have to undertake, mostly due to how much work is involved and how easy it is to lose your property in the move. However, there are a few things that you can do to make the move much easier for both yourself and the movers that you hire, such as the two listed below.

Label The Boxes

One of the most important things that you can do when moving and that is often overlooked by many people is actually labeling all of the boxes.This is important because it tells both you and the movers exactly where the boxes are supposed to go when they are being unloaded at your new home. This makes the job much easier for the movers as they can simply look at the label on the box and deliver the box to the right room without having to ask you where the box goes or have you getting in the way and slowing the movers down by attempting to manage the unloading process.

Labeling the boxes is also beneficial for you as you will not complete the move only to find that all of your boxes were simply left in the living room because the movers did not know where to leave your stuff. In addition, by labeling the boxes and having them delivered to the desired rooms, you can unpack much faster and minimize the heavy lifting that you would have to do otherwise. 

Use Real Moving Boxes

Another way to make the moving process easier for you and your movers is to use real moving boxes that can be purchased from the movers themselves or a packaging service. This is very important because boxes designed specifically for moving will typically be a lot stronger than your average cardboard box that you got elsewhere, which means that it will better protect your items. In addition, moving boxes come in standardized sizes that make them so much easier to stack, which makes it much easier for your movers to load the truck without having to spend a lot of time figuring out how to place your boxes in order to minimize the risk of stacks falling over. 

Contact a moving company, such as Dixie Moving and Storage Inc., today in order to ask for any recommendations they may have for making your next move easier for everyone involved. Labeling your boxes and utilizing real moving boxes are just two of the ways that you can make your life so much easier when it comes to your next move.