Don't Forget These Tips When Moving
is incredibly stressful, and there are a myriad of things to keep track of.
Especially for first-time movers, it's easy to make mistakes. However, when it
comes to moving, mistakes can be costly. Fortunately, common moving mishaps can
be avoided with a little care and consideration.
- Measure the doorways. Moving large furniture is
hard work. One thing you don't want to run into is arriving at your new
home only to find that the couch you expended so much energy packing into
the truck is definitely not going to fit. Measure the doorways of your new
- Don't forget about your pets. With so much else going
on, it can be easy to forget that your pet has to move, too! Long car
rides can be stressful for animals. Plane rides can be a bigger issue.
Before your move, make sure your pet is up-to-date on vaccinations.
Sometimes, animals need a sedative to travel. Your vet can help you.
- Treat your movers well. Especially for big moves,
many people choose to hire movers. It is very important to treat your
movers with respect. The fact that they are getting paid doesn't change
that they will become tired, hungry, and thirsty from all the physical
labor. Treat your movers like friends and they'll treat you the same.
more help moving, be sure to consult real estate expert Terrie Ball.