When it comes to moving, we can get stressed so easily since there seem to be so many of things to handle. The following tips and tricks help in arranging DIY moving.
#1. Understand the New Place First
How many bedrooms will we have? Is there a garage? Knowing the details will help in sorting items and goods and how to arrange them later.
#2. Do the Inventory
List all items you have right now weeks before the moving. We can donate or put into garage sale all items we will not need or we do not want to move.
#3. Make Future Planning
If we are going to move again very soon, we can keep the boxes and save the goods with bubble wrap. We can keep those boxes in a cool room.
#4. More on Insurance
When we take contract for the vehicle, we should pay more like $100. This is wise even though accident is said to be covered.
#5. Get Used Boxes
Where can we find it? We can try to call local moving company. They commonly have used boxes they cannot use again. We can get them for free, and it is smart deal.
#6. What to Rent
We need to know what vehicle we need to rent. The ideal choice will be the largest truck and a trailer car. It should solve moving with many goods.
#7. Find the Largest Rental Cost
We can call the entire national truck companies to make some research on price and service. Give them all your detailed information then compare their offer.
#8. Utility Scheduling
For our own comfort, we need to schedule when to turn off and on again the entire utility so we do not have to wait while we are settled.
#9. Ask Some Friends
On the moving day, when everything is ready, we can ask some good friends to help. It will be small job with several hands on deck.
#10. Be Ready for Night Stay
In case we need to stay the night, we need to book earlier a cheap hotel or motel that allows our truck and trailer to stay too.
The DIY concept allows us to save some money. If we can do the tips and trick above, we will be able to make successful moving without get stressed and save some money. Let us try it and get successful moving.