Moving smart is to make sure you make the maximum use of all facilities available and plan ahead for your journey of moving. This like the pre-planning process that should be followed through with instead of leaving things to be attended at the last minute. Following through with this will ensure that you have a smooth moving, one that is problem free. Here are a few tips to direct you in moving smart;
Sorting things in advance
Last minute planning and setting isn’t a smart move at all when it comes to this journey. You cannot afford to procrastinate things to the last minute! Moving is a long and tedious process and adding more complications to it by not organizing things beforehand isn’t a good thing to follow. Especially furniture removals need a lot of attention to be paid to. If you do not wrap up your fittings in the right manner it could result in a lot of damage. In addition to your belongings you need to visit the place you are moving beforehand in order to ensure things are in order along with that you also need to set up your transport mode for moving your belongings and other necessities.
Gather and set things
Once you have planned your moving process make sure to organize and categorize all your belongings. It would be advisable to start from one corner of the house and move to the other. Pick a room and start packing and sealing up the belongings in them. This way you would be able to make sure you have got everything you need. Sometimes if you may have forgotten anything, you have all the possible time to search for it and pack it up. If you leave this process for the last minute, you could guarantee yourself that you might forget something or the other. It may be something of high importance, yet your miscalculation of time and procrastination has lead it to be forgotten and left behind.
When you move you need to make sure you pre-book a moving truck, this needs to be done weeks before in order ensure that you aren’t left stranded with no mode of transport on the moving day! There might be certain other items that might have no space to be placed within the moving truck, these you could send through back-loading and your backloads would arrive right on time when you need them. You may not need to pre-book vehicles here though, but allocate the amount necessary to be paid for it.
Change of address
Be sure to change your address as well, 5-6 weeks before you move into your new place. This way any of your belongings or purchases wouldn’t arrive at your old place but rather the new location.
Take in to account of the above and move smart!