5 Simple Tips to Moving

5 Simple Tips to Moving. If you’re stressing about your move, here are a few quick tips to make your move easier. Boxes. Make sure you have the right kind of packing containers for all the different types of cargo you’re planning on taking with you. Purchase various sizes of containers to ensure certain items are protected. Get some inexpensive labels from the dollar store to mark the boxes. Use the tags to state which room they will be going to in the new home.

Speaking of boxes, here’s how to properly pack one. For efficiency, you should always pack items from the same room into the same boxes. Pack the larger objects, then fill in the open spaces with smaller items. But don’t overdo it. You don’t want to do too much heavy lifting. To protect fragile items, you might have packed, use padding such as towels, blankets, etc. 

If you have items that you don’t want to be ruined by strong tape, washi tape is a perfect alternative. If you’re packing items such as wall decor, collectibles, and furniture, washi tape won’t peel off any wood or paint that may be on your belongings.

Another simple tip is for fixing that hole in the wall. You might think wall repair is a tedious job, but it’s easier than you think. Just get some spackle, sandpaper, and a putty knife. If you can’t find a putty knife, there are many alternatives out there. Scoop some spackle and spread it over the hole. After it dries, lightly sand the area and done!

Lastly, if you’re worried about what to do with your clothing, there’s no need to remove all your clothes from the hangers and fold them into a suitcase. All you need to do is group together your clothing and divide them into as many sections you need. Make a small hole in the bottom of a trash bag and pull the hangers through the hole. The trash bag should be covering your clothes completely. If there’s a drawstring attached, pull them together and your clothes should be secured.