Moving day is perhaps one of the most stressful times in anyone’s life. There’s always so much work that has to be done, from packing to transferring information to moving heavy things and so much more.

Thankfully, there are all sorts of things that can be done in order to help ensure that the move is completed as efficiently as possible and without so much stress. Here are three useful tips to help make sure that your move is just as successful.

Start Early

No matter what, always start as early as possible. Even if you have experience with moving to a new home already, it’s important to keep in mind that packing always takes longer than you may think it does. Consider starting the packing process at least two or three weeks before moving day itself. Another useful tip to consider is to pack the items that you know you will use the least of first rather than those that you use the most.

Utilize Bags

One useful item that can be great for packing items is garbage bags. Consider using these for your items that aren’t breakable, such as clothing. These bags can be stuffed into a truck or car and, even better, can be squished and turned into shapes and otherwise normal moving boxes can’t be, thereby allowing you to pack more items and have more room to pack other things as well.

Label Everything

When packing items into boxes, be sure to take the time to label each box on two sides. More specifically, you will want to make sure that you label each box with not only its destination, but also the contents of the box as well. You will also want to note whether or not the contents of the box are fragile, that way you can be extremely careful when transporting everything.

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