It certainly would be ideal if all those boxes would pack, label and seal them. But because they can’t you are indeed stuck with having to do it yourself, or with friends. Either way, there’s work to be done, and you can take the easy route or you can take a hard one, it is essentially all up to you. The easy route consists of preparation, and time management, the hard route, consists of none of these things. Surely you don’t want to make things hard for yourself, so you opt to get things done the way they should. By doing so, you will save yourself an immense amount of stress, pressure, and even heartache from having your favourite dish or souvenir broken.
Of course, you’ll be wondering how it’s all possible. After looking around your home and seeing a million and one object big and small that need to make their way out the door in the coming weeks, you’re starting to give up hope. But don’t there are so many things that you can do, so many ways that you can organize things so that you won’t even feel the burden that often comes with packing.
First you will need to accept it, accept the move and accept that there is work to be done. You’ll need to look around and reassure yourself that it’s not so hard and that you can, in fact, do it. Once you’ve gotten there, you’ll need to get yourself packing supplies. These include scissors, tape, boxes, newspaper, labels and a marker. Put all these supplies in a box of their own so you will have them handy whenever you settle down to get some packing done.
Create a schedule for yourself. Estimate how much time it will take you to get your home all packed up before House Relocation Sydney comes to take all your boxes and furniture to their new home. Split the work. Never attempt to get everything done at once. This will be way too overwhelming, and you’ll end up discouraged and not getting things done the way they should be. Instead, allocate a few hours a day to packing. Turn on some music or put the television on, so you’ll have something to keep you entertained while getting things in order and packed for your move.
Label boxes with the rooms they belong in and what they contain. This will make things easier, as if you’re uncertain about packing something, you’ll just have to look at the box. It also makes unpacking easier because rather than sorting through everything in the living room; you’ll know exactly the room that these items belong in and be able to go through them there. Be sure to indicate if the boxes contain any fragile objects as you wouldn’t want them broken during the transition.
A necessities box or bag. Everything that you will need, from last minute products like toothbrushes and toothpaste to a pair of pyjamas and some bed sheets. The great thing about preparing one of these is that you won’t have to worry about unpacking the very first day you get to your new home. You’ll be able to have everything you need for that first night, all in one bag or box. If you have children, add a couple of their favourite toys and books, to keep them happy and busy during the transition.
Hire House Relocation Sydney. Some things will be too hard and too heavy to carry. Sure, you can trust your friends to carry boxes of books and clothes. But when it comes to those objects that you couldn’t bear to bend, break or scratch, it’s best to leave it up to the professionals. In the long run, things may turn out a lot cheaper as they’ll take great care of your property and you won’t have to worry about replacing that gold plated vase or your prized china. House Relocation Sydney has been in business for years, and through that comes experience and knowledge. They know how to care for your possessions. And their aim is to add to the stress free move you’ve been enjoying thus far.