Moving home can seem like a daunting prospect. Ask a reputable provider
of moving services and storage units for more advice on how to organize
your move. Meanwhile, there are a few simple guidelines which you can
follow to help ensure that your
moving day goes as smoothly as possible. One of the most important elements is to
ensure that you have everything you will need prepared in advance. Consider
packing up a box of essentials for your moving day and make sure you pack
it in your car before undertaking the move itself.
Make sure that important documents do not get buried under a pile of moving
boxes or lost amid other papers. Place passports, birth certificates,
driving licenses, employment contracts, property deeds, and other important
documents in a clear plastic folder. Knowing that your and your family’s
papers are secure will provide you with peace of mind. You will also have
all your documents in one place and easily accessible, in case you need
them on the day itself.
Clothes and Toiletries
Make sure that you and all members of your family have any toiletries and
dishwashing equipment you may need for your first night in your new home.
Pack toothbrushes, floss, and mouth guards, if you use them. Make sure
you have facial soap, shampoo, and moisturizer. Bring supplies for cleaning
your contact lenses, if you are a lens wearer. You should also take a
change of clothes. Don’t forget to bring warm, dry clothes in case
of inclement weather. If you have children, make sure you pack their pajamas
Food, Drinks, and Tools
Pack some nutritious snacks and don’t forget cups, plates, and silverware,
if you would prefer to prepare a more substantial meal. The electricity
may not have been switched on at your new place. Bring flashlights, candles,
and matches. Don’t forget to bring scissors and a pocket knife,
to open packing boxes.
Chelsea Mini-Storage, our staff can provide you with expert help and advice for your local,
long-distance, or international move along with our storage units. Call
us at (212) 564-7735 to find out more about our moving and storage near