Get rid of everything
If an item is no longer part of your life, it is not being used or it doesn’t fit in your new place, do not waste time. Conduct a garage sale or donate unwanted things to your friends and family or institutions.
Schedule a donation pick-up for free, try scheduling a free donation pick-up with a local charity such as Furniture Bank, Salvation Army, Red Door Family Shelter, Diabetes Canada, or Habitat for Humanity. Having them to pick up your donations, you will have more time to focus on the move. Make a big difference – donating is the perfect opportunity to make a difference in the world. By making a difference to someone’s life, you are leaving a legacy. You are making a statement that your life was worthwhile because you contributed to society. Also remember that the more unused and unnecessary items you eliminate from your home or office, the less stuff you’ll have to pack and move.
Consider a storage service
Some items you won’t be able to take but you simply cannot or do not want to sell or donate, there is a practical and safe solution to these problems. Companies doing storage services. They pick up all your stuff, store it in your secure and climate-controlled storage facility.
The best part: Whenever you need an item back, just get in touch and request a shipment of what you need.
Pack as far in advance as possible
Bundle the fragile items.
For any fragile items you pack, use plenty of bubble plastic and padding. Never place these items in big moving boxes freely without some extra cushion. Spend some time packing these items correctly to save money and avoid accidents.
Label each box with your location and a little description of its contents.
This will help you to know where every box belongs to in your new place. Numbering each box and keep an inventory is a good way to keep track of what you’ve packed and organize the whole process of moving.
Think about hiring a packing and moving company
Packing doesn’t need to be stressful, take so much of your free time and be an exhausting activity in your move. A good solution is to hire a packing and moving services company it will remove all this heavy and tedious load from your back, in addition to considerably increase the security of your move.