Start on time. Start packing, once you moving or storage. Grab some boxes every day.
Grasp each room separately. For each room separate boxes. This is useful when you go unpack. Make sure you can quickly find frequently used items by writing on the box what’s in it.
Know what can and can not through the door. Measure large items such as a bank and see if he can through the door. It’s very frustrating when you afterwards to come back here.
If you decide to move, it is not wise to do this in the summer. It’s way too hot to lug up and down the gear.
Give each box a number. Please indicate to which ones to put the box. Make room by a list of the boxes and note also the total number of boxes. It’s a good idea to free up some space on the table for comments and indication of valuables.
Washing machine only move with pinned drum. put small plants together in one box. Keep important papers in hand luggage.
Fill boxes with incomplete filling material, so it can not move the contents of the box. Make sure you have enough filler.
Close all boxes properly and seal them. Make sure the box can support the weight. Stop heavier items at the bottom of a box and lighter items on top. Try to make the boxes are not too heavy (up to 20 kilos), this facilitates the move. A rule of thumb: the heavier the object, the smaller the box should be.
Do not stop too much here, because that can cause damage. Remove fragile items and items that can leak. Do cabinets locked and keep keys in hand luggage.
Wrap glassware, cups and plates separately in paper and put them in (small) boxes. Use clothing or towels to protect them against shocks. The heavier stuff (plates) are to the bottom of the box. Roll silverware in towel. Put bottles always upright boxes and pack any sharp things in vulnerable cases. Mark the boxes that are fragile things in it.
Flammable or highly flammable liquids and aerosols must not be packed. These and otherwise hazardous substances can best keep aside. Changes in temperature and pressure can cause leakage or explosion. If you pack them anyway and they hurt people, then you are liable.
Remove light bulb and lampshade. Wind the cord. Do not use newspaper but towel to wrap the lampshade. Place the lampshade upright in the box. Decorative buttons and the like paste to the inside of the box where the lampshade in it.
Pack valuable dress in neat boxes. Curtains, blankets and clothes may well in plastic bags. Clothing so you can hang out of the closet in wardrobe boxes.
Stick the boxes taped shut. Put them in small boxes. If you need medication, you should take the necessary steps separately for moving day.
Pack mirrors, frames and paintings and place them on their side in heavy, solid boxes. Mirrors, photo frames and carefully packing paintings and other fragile items.
Pack valuable electronic devices in their original packaging if you have them yet. Otherwise, use boxes and put protective padding here. Wrap a blanket or sheet to the object and place it in the box. Put extra padding in the box so that computer / VCR attached. Pack cords separately and indicate what they are. Put them in a plastic bag.
It is important to change your new address in time so that mail is not sent to the old address.
In some cases, you can qualify for a particular scheme. So you can, if you receive benefits are eligible for special assistance. It may also be possible to receive a moving allowance from your employer.
Planning a move is very important.
Nothing is as bad as you at the last minute finds out you forgot something. Use a checklist, print it out and check what you’ve done and find out what you need to do.