Get friends to help
Getting friends to help you move can make a world of difference when you are moving house. Many tasks during a move can be physically draining and splitting that work with another person or people can make it more manageable. You will also be able to save time on your move by having tasks be completed at the same time. You could even make it a fun hang out. Having a movie on and drinking a few beers while packing and chatting can make the whole experience a lot less boring. If you do get friends to help you move, it is important that you return the favour when they move
Never underestimate the effect that proper planning can have on a task. It may seem like planning will take time that you could just spend on the move, but the time and effort a good plan will save you is well worth it. Planning will save you a lot of time by making sure that you only do the work that you need to do. You will also be able to reduce downtime due to knowing what else needs done. If you do end up getting friends to help, a plan will ensure that everyone is on the same page so that teamwork runs smoothly. On top of these there are innumerable other reasons that make planning your move a great idea if you want everything to go easily.
You can use clothes as a packing material
If you don't have bubble wrap or foam or if you run out, you may be able to substitute it with clothes. Clothes are soft and when layered do provide a level of cushioning. By using clothes as a packaging material to keep your fragiles safe, you save time and money by not having to go to buy other packing materials. It is important that you not that clothes will not always be enough however. It is great for protecting things such as cups and plates that just need a little bit of cushioning however, if you have something that is very delicate, you will want to make sure that you protect it with proper packing materials.
Book a furniture removal company
Although you can move all of your furniture and other belongings yourself, this is a lot of work. On the day of your move, you want everything to be moved over as quickly and effortlessly as possible. Having to hire a trailer or van and make runs back and forth to the new home is both time consuming and exhausting. That time and effort would be much better spent on other parts of the move like unpacking. If you are moving a long distance such as interstate, it is even less viable to move without a removal company. If you were to do so you may end up having to get rid of some of your belongings that you wanted to keep in order to fit everything in your vehicle.
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