Moving Tip #11: Keep important papers with you!
Your list of “important” papers might include:
- birth certificates
- school records
- moving estimates
- new job contacts
- utility company numbers
- recent bank records
- current bills
- phone lists
- closing papers
- realtor info
- and more.
Safeguard valued items
Our helpful moving tip # 10 is simple, but important. It is a good idea to keep valuable possessions, such as jewelry, silverware, collections, or antiques, with you. If you have a long move and no room in your car, bury the items in a box titled “Misc kitchen pantry”.…
Use your luggage
Helpful moving tip # 9 – Fill luggage and duffel bags with clothing, sheets, towels, and paper goods.
Even for local Austin moves you will be able to quickly spot your green suitcase holding your favorite sweaters, whereas “Box #97” might remain elusive for days.…
Consolidate cleaning supplies
Pay attention to our moving tip #8 – If you must clean your old place after moving out, put together a kit of basic cleaning supplies and rags that will be left behind after your Austin moving company clears out your belongings.…
Moving Tip #7 – Pack ahead
Anything you can pack ahead will save you time on moving day. This is our helpful moving tip #7 – Pack seldom used or out of season items early to avoid being rushed at the last minute.…
Moving Tips #6 Keep Things Together
For our Moving tips #6 we will help you stay organized and make unpacking after your move much easier.
Insist on keeping things together when you or your Austin moving company are packing boxes. Keep bookends with books, light bulbs with lamps, and extension cords with appliances.…
Moving Tips #5 Color Coordinate
One of the hardest parts of moving is making sure everything gets to its proper location when your movers unload the truck.With help from our moving tips #5 things will go a lot smoother.
You’ve paid a lot of money to get your move done right, so who wants to spend a lot of time and energy moving everything again after your Austin moving company is gone?…
Moving Tips #4 Strategize Wardrobe Box Use
Your friends at Elephant Moving Company will be happy to deliver moving boxes and packing supplies ahead of your moving day. If you are packing yourself, get things organized as early as possible with the help of our moving tips #4.…
Moving Tips #3: Utilize Wardrobe Boxes
For your helpful moving tips #3, your Austin moving company has found a lot of ways to maximize wardrobe box use. These tall boxes are perfect for bulky, lightweight items such as comforters, pillows, and blankets, as well as clothes that need to remain hanging.…