Tips for an Easy and Stress-free Move
Relocating and moving to a new place is an exciting journey. But the early excitement of many people soon gets converted into anxiety and worry. Because the activities related to moving are overwhelming for them. It is a natural thing to get overwhelmed. After all, we don’t do relocation every other day. However, relocation isn’t as difficult as rocket science, and with proper planning and organizing, you can easily have a stress-free and easy moving experience.
Lyon Movers are one of the oldest professional movers and packers in Dubai; we have experience of nearly a decade and have conducted more than 5000 local and international relocations to date. We thought of using our experience and sharing some tips to make your relocation easy and stress-free.
Choose your Moving Company Early
Choosing a moving company seems like a fairly easy task, so people save it for the last part. But this is one of the biggest mistakes that people make. Most people prefer moving on weekends and on the days of national holidays. If you wait until the last minute to hire a moving company, you will most likely not get a date. Don’t get caught up in other work and choose your moving company early. If you reside in Dubai, then Lyon Movers is one of the best movers and packers in the entire UAE region. You can choose us.
Before you hire a moving company, you can check their reviews online and then decide to hire them. When you hire reputed movers like us, we give you a free visit to your home and give you an estimate of the budget. While we give you a visit, we also suggest what is best for your move. That is why hiring a moving company early on proves very beneficial.
Start Decluttering your Home
Decluttering is a task that many people dislike very much. After all, why would somebody like to go through old storage boxes and wardrobes? But decluttering helps you get rid of unwanted things. Most of us like to collect things, and with time, some things become useless and they end up forming a pile in the corner of our house. If you directly call your movers and packers in Dubai to start packing, they will pack everything that you ask them to. If at this hour you start decluttering, you will end up wasting your as well as the movers’ time. And if you don’t declutter, you will spend an unnecessary amount on packing and moving things that you will barely need. So you should declutter things early and segregate things to either donate or sell. Decluttering is an important step even when you are trying to move your office. When you hire office movers and packers in Dubai, they will suggest you declutter your office before packing.
Make a List of All the Things to Do
Making a list always proves helpful. When you start planning your move, making a checklist will help you stay stress-free. By making a checklist, you can keep track of all the things to do. Even if you get your acceptance letter early and there is still a time for your move, that doesn’t mean you keep making a checklist at the end of the hour. Instead, start preparing to move as early as possible because life doesn’t wait while we are moving. Whether you are moving your villa and hiring villa movers and packers in Dubai or moving an apartment and hiring apartment movers and packers in Dubai, making a checklist will help you get things done quicker and easier.
Think Of Things That You Cannot Move
Some things are hazardous that you cannot move. Things like paint cans, gardening pesticides and insecticides, your plants in soil, and other gardening-related items cannot be moved as they can prove fatal to the staff of the moving company.
You don’t need to throw everything away. You can donate things like cans of paint and other household chemicals like soaps and detergents. If you love your plants very much, you can remove the maximum amount of soil from them and pack them tightly and shift them with you in your car. Gardening equipment like lawn mowers and other similar tools needs to be cleaned and packed properly before you move them. If you are unsure about packing these tools and equipment, then you can ask your moving company in Dubai for tips to pack these goods. Planning for things that can’t be moved will help you with managing them and deciding whether to donate them or discard them.
Moving is a big task, and generally, not many people have moving experience. Normally, you want to get done with as many things as possible. Be realistic with yourself and with your potential to do work. It is unlikely that you will unpack everything in one night in your new home. So go slowly while you pack your things. By going slowly, you will avoid stress and you can ensure that you have everything that you will need.
When you hire professional movers and packers in Dubai like Lyon Mover, you will not have to do many things on your own. Most of the work will be done by your moving team. This will help you stay calm and relaxed during the entire moving journey.
Pack an Essential Box
Moving day can be very hectic. If you are moving with your family and have little kids, then packing an essential box will help you very much. Pack essentials like your emergency medicine, towels, tissues, snack bars, hot and cold beverages, and water bottles in this box. You can also include safety equipment like scissors, flashlights, knives, matchboxes, and other similar emergency equipment in case you face any emergency situation. If you don’t make a separate box for all this stuff, you will have to end up opening several boxes that you have packed to find the exact thing that you need.
These are some of the tips that we have compiled with our experience of working in the moving industry for over a decade. Lyon Movers is considered one of the best movers and packers in Dubai because of our consistent work.