Now that you finally found a perfect condo unit for yourself at Echo Brickell, it is time to prepare yourself for the big move. There is no doubt that you have saved for years to be able to have enough funds for the downpayment and amortizations. If you already have a schedule for moving to your new home, then you have to make sure that everything is ready.
So to make sure that you make this move a successful and enjoyable experience, let these tips guide you to make it happen:
List Down Everything on Paper
While preparing for the move, list down the things that you would need, and the ones that you can keep in storage. If you are packing your stuff, you can put a label on the boxes. However, it would be best if you have a master list of the essential things on paper. This way, if the tag gets ripped off, you can still quickly locate your stuff. And while you are making your list, you can also figure out the things that you need to buy or what are those that you need to de-clutter and donate or throw away.
Prepare Your Packing Supplies
There are certain things that you need to make packing easier and faster. You have to ensure that you have all the necessary packing supplies, you will need large boxes for your office supplies and clothes to keep in the storage. You will also need markers for labelling, packing tapes, strings, bubble wraps, or newspapers for your fragile items, and small plastic bags to easily segregate the items inside the large boxes.
Throw Away or Donate
While packing, you have to figure out which items you can throw away or donate. Avoid bringing your junk to your new home. Remember that condo storage might not be as spacious as you expect it to be. So to make sure, de-clutter your stuff. Know what to keep, give away, and throw away.
Set A Deadline
You have to estimate the amount of time that you need to pack. Double that time to give you more room to take of things that you have missed. While packing up your stuff, arrange them in a way that it would easy for you to find certain things that you would need the most. While doing so, have a deadline for these tasks to ensure that you meet them ahead of time.
Find a Mover
If you think that it would be impossible for you to move all those large boxes on your own, then you have to find a reliable mover. There are plenty to choose from online. You have to be honest when it comes to the number of things that you have to move. This way, they can give you an estimate and make your moving process easier and more comfortable.
So what are you waiting for? Now that you are ready to move, make sure that you are 100% prepared. Nothing should be left behind in your old home. Do not forget to tidy up before your move.