Make your House Move Stress Free

June 15, 2020 5:24 pm


If you are on the cusp of moving house, you will probably be feeling a mix of excitement and stress! Moving house is well known to be one of life’s more stressful events, but there are a few things that you can do in the run up to make it go a little more smoothly and make the move as stress free as possible.

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One thing you can do is to make sure you aren’t moving anything with you that you no longer need. Having a big sort out before you move is not only satisfying, but it also gets you started in your new house without any clutter that is no longer needed. It is a great opportunity to clear out old clothes – perhaps take them to a charity shop, or a clothes bank. You could even see if you could make a bit of money and sell them on an online auction, or Facebook.

If you are a business and you are moving offices, this can also be applied to you. Find a business recycling service to help you to reduce how much you put into landfill.

If you have a significant amount of rubbish to get rid of it is a good idea to hire a skip. Find a reputable local company and spend a couple of days getting rid of all your rubbish. It is a great feeling to be free of it all!

Organisation is really important – ensure that you have all the packing supplies that you need and start packing non-essential items first, doing a bit every day. Ensure that you book any vehicles that you need such as a van a good way in advance so you know you will have it on the moving day.

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When you get to the other side, make sure that you have labelled all of your boxes so that anything that you need soon can be found with ease – there is nothing worse than going through box after box looking for a hairdryer!