Moving to another location is an exciting event. But for some, it can be a stressful one. And there are a lot of reasons behind it. For one, you need to spend grueling hours and effort to pack and unpack every belongings you have and you need to make arrangements to ensure that everything is in order.
But it doesn’t have to be stressful all the time. If you are having a hard day thinking about your upcoming move, read more on these tips and make your move as smooth and as stress-free as possible:
- Clean your space
Yes, you read it right. Cleaning your home two months before the move can make moving preps a little easy. Why? Because you will be able to de-clutter and do an initial sorting of your stuff. You can instantly make a mental note which things you will be going to dispose and which of your stuff will be for packing and moving.
For belongings that you will be disposing, you can make a garage sale or give it to charities and organizations that can use these donations.
- Make a plan
One of the reasons why moving is a stressful activity is because of the lack of planning. Having a detailed plan on how you are going to do it will make packing and moving easier and there is less chance that you will forget anything. There is really no exact science on planning a move. It all depends on the homeowner’s phasing. If you think that you want to keep it slow, then extend your timeline, but if you have deadline to beat, you have to make adjustments to the timetable. But when planning your transfer, the first thing that you should do is to list down all the things you own and categorize them. The categories will be up to you. The sooner you make the plan, the better.
- Use apps
In this day and age, technology is everything, even with moving and home transfers. You can use some moving apps to lessen the burden of packing and moving. Moving apps like Home Move Pro specializes in inventory-tracking and recording all your belongings.
- Make arrangement in advance
To lessen that moving stress, you need to find suppliers that can help you with the move in advance. A month before the scheduled transfer, scout for a moving and a short term storage Dubai company that will aid you with the move and also keep your belongings while you are settling on your new abode. A month is enough leeway for you to meet prospective movers and storage providers.