Self Storage New Mexico Packing and Moving Tips

Packing Tips

Are you in the process of moving? Self Storage New Mexico is here with some tips to make your move simpler. Check out the following tricks to have a stressfree move. Transporting Clothing: Make it simple on yourself and leave your clothing on the hangers. Simply wrap a large trash bag around your things and tie it around the hangers to make carrying them hassle-free. It is much easier to pack and unpack this way. Your life will be much easier! Donate Unwanted Belongings: Use this time to get rid of any items that are no longer of use to you. Check for duplicate household goods, furniture you no longer use, or clothes you are not wearing. There are several place to donate items such as Goodwill. Goodwill accepts clothing, furniture, electronics, and many other types of donated items. If you have something someone else could possibly use, consider donating to Goodwill. Another option for donating items is to have a garage sale. This is a great way to get rid of unwanted items and make some extra money at the same time. Be sure to advertise your garage sale in advance so that people know when and where it will be. Avoiding Packing Items You Will Not Use: It's tempting to want to bring everything with you when moving, but this will only make the process more difficult and stressful. Only pack the items that you know you will use in your new home. This will not only make the move easier, but it will also save you money on packing materials and moving costs. Separate Essentials: Avoid the aggravation of not being able to locate anything by packing a duffle bag or backpack with all of the items you'll require for your first night in your new home. This may include prescriptions, adapters, toiletries, and a change of clothing. Tip: make a list of everything you'll need to pack in advance so that you don't forget anything. Pack by Room: Packing ...

August 12th, 2022

Pack Clothes Perfectly for Your Move

Packing Tips

Moving to a new house is a stressful time, use some of these clothes packing tips to make it just a little bit easier. With all the planning you need to do, transportation to organize and days off work to take, you are going to be very busy. Use the following tips to make your packing simpler. Sort it Out A good place to start when packing up clothing is to take some time to sift through your wardrobe. Donating items that no longer fit or just are not part of your style any longer is a great way to clear some space out. Separate your clothing into keep, throw away and donate piles. Taking time to do this prior to packing will not only create more space for things you really want and make the packing process easier; it will also mean there is less to sort through when you get to your place! Clean it Up The smell of clean laurdy cannot be beat! Before packing up be sure your clothing is freshly laundered, this will make it ready for packing. Opening a musty smelling box of clothes in a brand new living space is not something you will want to do, so taking the extra step to wash all clothing prior to the big move is something you want to do. Popping some scented sachets or dryer sheets into your clothing boxes can give a boost of freshness as well! Ironing and pressing your clothes before packing can ensure they will be wear ready when pulling them out again. Pressed clothes also help save on space, you can squeeze much more into those boxes and bags. Professional or Party? When deciding how to organize your clothing for packing, we like to think about the unpacking job later. Do some separating of your wardrobe into categories; maybe all your gym clothes can fit together in a box, and all work clothes can be bundled together. You could organize your clothing by occasion; formal ...

June 20th, 2022