Moving house is not only stressful but full of complications as well. Especially, if you are doing it for the very first time, it is hard to carry out an error-free process. You have to manage a lot of things in advance starting from the planning, packing till the final day arrives. The worst part is the small things you tend to forget during the moving process fells hard on your face and lead you to face more complex situations.
With our experience of dealing with several projects of removals in Warwick, we have compiled some of the significant steps that people often forget or miss out while moving house that ends up causing significant disruptions.
Forget to Put Labels on the Packing Boxes
To avoid this error, you are required to keep your markers and labelling pens handy at all times so that you can finish off the packing by marking it. It is one of the prime responsibilities of homeowners before a move. Keep multiple labelling markers along with you so that you can use the other one if the one you were using goes missing.
Not Letting Your Closed Ones Know about the Move
It is crucial to give your loved ones and relatives know that you are moving out or shifting to a new place to make sure they can contact you accordingly. They will also lend you a helping hand to make your move smooth.
Not Even Sending a Prior Notice to Your Kid’s School
Don’t make the mistake of not informing the school authority that you are moving out and therefore your kid will not be able to attend the school anymore. You will not be able to get the proper leaving certificate from the school without letting them know about it.
Miss out to Plan for Your Pets in Advance
If you have pets in your house, you need to prepare for resettling them in advance before a move. Book a kennel service even before you start packing your stuff as it will make impossible for you to take care of the little one and manage the packing at the same time.
Not Connecting with the New Place Beforehand
Let the new homeowner know that you are arriving at the new location on a particular date. It will let them arrange the new area for your convenience so that the entire process gets over smoothly and you get quality time in your hands for unpacking the boxes.
Miss out to Prepare a Move out Survival Kit
You are required to arrange a survival kit in advance. It will contain the necessary food, water, juices along with some clothes to make sure both the pre-removal and post-removal days are entirely sorted out.
Keeping Essentials Handy
It is crucial to keep the house keys, car keys and other essential documents related to your removal handy to ensure you don’t miss out to take these things along. Arrange a separate box for this process to store all these essentials accordingly and ensure that you will not lose it in the times of need.
In the following blog post we will discuss about some more steps that you can often miss out when moving house. Stay tuned!