It’s moving day! Stay on top of the controlled chaos so that you will be prepared on the day of your move.
Wrapping Up and Packing Away
When moving, there are several materials that you need to keep your goods safe and secure during the moving process. Familiarize yourself with these items and know how much you need for your move.
Sending Your Stuff
Sometimes, a useful alternative to packing and moving certain belongings is to ship it so it is at your new home when you arrive.
Have an organized, stress-free move. All it takes is a little planning ahead, and being prepared for the unexpected and your moving day will be smooth sailing.
Loading and Unloading
If you aren't using professional movers for your relocation, you will want to ensure your truck is loaded and unloaded in the most efficient and safest way possible.
The Bill of Lading
The bill of lading is a legal document ensuring that a shipment of household goods will be picked up, transported, and received at your new home.
Moving with Pets
Pets are special members of many families, with unique personalities and needs. You can't just pack your pet up and forget about it. Plan ahead to make their moves as stress-free as possible.
What You Should Be Doing
When undergoing a move, things can get pretty chaotic. With so much going on, it’s important to have a solid plan from when the movers arrive until the last box arrives in your new home.
What Your Mover Should Be Doing
It’s important to understand what your mover’s responsibilities are on moving day. By knowing their duties in advance, you can be sure that your movers are doing exactly what is expected of them.
Moving with Kids
Moving can be overwhelming for children. Identify the aspects of the move that could be most difficult for your children and help their relocation experience be more positive.