Avoiding Moving Stress: Top Tips from Signature Relocation

Moving can be an exhilarating experience, but it often comes with its fair share of stress. Here are some proven strategies to keep anxiety at bay:

 

  1. Start Early: Procrastination is a stress multiplier. Begin your packing and preparations well in advance to avoid the last-minute rush.
  2. Checklists are Key: Organize your move with a checklist. Knowing what needs to be done and ticking tasks off gives a sense of accomplishment.
  3. Declutter: Before packing, declutter. Lightening the load means less to move and a fresh start in your new space. Do not forget that junk drawer, everybody has one.
  4. Hire Professionals: Consider enlisting services like Signature Relocation to handle the heavy lifting, and managing all aspects of the move. Our team is trained to ensure a smooth transition.
  5. Keep Essentials Accessible: Pack a separate box or suitcase with essentials for the first few days. Think toiletries, a change of clothes, important documents, work, or school items such as computers, some children’s toys or books, pet supplies, and vet records.
  6. Schedule travel wisely: Avoid planning to travel on any day designated for packing, loading, or delivery of your household items ensuring you are present to oversee any unexpected situations.
  7. Manage your services: Prior to your move remember to schedule stops for services like cable, phone, and internet at your current residence, and set up start dates for these services at your new location.
  8. Stay Connected: Inform friends and family about your move. Their support, even if just in the form of a listening ear, can be comforting.
  9. Self-care: Remember to take breaks. Hydrate, eat balanced meals and get adequate sleep. Your well-being should always be a priority.
  10. Stay Positive: Focus on the exciting aspects of the move. Whether it’s a bigger space, a new neighborhood, or new business opportunities, there’s always something to look forward to.

 

Remember, every move is a chance for a fresh start. With the right preparations and mindset, you can make it a stress-free experience!

Moving soon? If you are looking for expert assistance for a truly seamless experience, reach out to us at (877-373-0691) we are here to support you every step of the way!