Austin Moving Blog - Tips, Tricks, and Insider Info
February 23, 2024

Just Start Packing!

packing for a moveBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Moving is often stressful, particularly when striving to ascertain where to start. Maybe you are lost in the to-do's and do not know what to do first, or maybe you realize what you should get done, but you're putting it off. Whilst setting up your move and making certain you take care of any last-minute tasks are significant, the most time-consuming aspect of moving is usually packing your belongings. The most beneficial guidance you can ever obtain when organizing a move? Just begin packing!

Get Rid of Items You Do not Need

The initial step to packing is eliminating stuff you don't want. This can be something you conduct at the start of your packing journey, but it will additionally be something you could find yourself having to do throughout. There are actually numerous methods for getting rid of things you do not need. Donate, give to friends and family, sell, or even dispose of undesired items. Save yourself time and don't pack anything you don't see yourself making use of in your new house!

Accumulate Packing Materials

Packing may seem like merely hurling belongings in a box, but it is often considerably more involved than that. As you begin to pack each and every room, take into account what belongings you have in that space that may be hard to pack. Be sure that, as well as fundamental packing supplies like tape, cartons, and markers, you likewise have bubble wrap as well as other tools you may require to safely pack everything you own. Such as, it may be helpful to acquire packing sleeves for dishes in your kitchen to protect them throughout your move. Specific boxes for Televisions and works of art can also be a substantial help. Make a note of vital belongings in each room that may need to have special materials and then pay a visit to a nearby home improvement store or moving company in Austin!

Break Down Packing into Manageable Portions

Packing can easily turn out to be stressful, therefore avoid trying it all at the same time. Alternatively, break it into manageable chunks. This might be trying to work in just one room at a time or even putting aside so much time daily to work. Whichever approach works best for you, you will need to bear in mind it's not necessary to accomplish it all immediately! Establish sensible goals for packing up your house. Even just a one-bedroom residence might take approximately 3-5 days to fully pack up, even longer for multi-bedroom residences. Attempt to plan at least one day per room to give yourself time and stay away from hurrying to pack everything in the last minute.

Have Your Professional Mover to Pack the Complicated or Sensitive Items

Did you know that professional movers in Austin will assist you to pack? Should you be struggling to pack substantial, complicated, or delicate items, getting assistance from your movers is definitely a great help. Avoid doing all of it by yourself. A professional mover's objective is to help your move be as little pressure for you as possible.

If you are intending to move, consider hiring a professional mover in Austin to reduce the load on you and make packing less difficult. Put your move in the hands of someone you can trust. Place your move in the hands of A-1 Freeman Moving Group in Austin. Call us today and see what our professionals can do for you.


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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