Tips for A More Efficient Move

There are some things you can do to have a more efficient and smoother move. 

Pre-plan:

  • Know what items you are keeping and which items will be donated or thrown away.

Packing:

  • Pack first: items used least
  • Color code boxes - Color code by placement in the new home
  • Dresser - Keep clothes in drawers
  • Closest - Keep clothes on hangers

After Packing:

  • Have a check list handy to make sure you know what's going with you and what you are getting rid of.
  • Keep like items together - Organize your boxes by room/location and keep these boxes together.

Day of Move:

  • Keep a clear path in and out of the home - Allow for enough space for big items, like furniture, tables, beds.

by Noe Salazar