Creating A Happier Storage Environment
Since I became an adult, I have had a really difficult time parting with belongings. I just love remembering things that are tied to a memory, even if the memory isn't always a happy one. Unfortunately, this has also made it difficult for me to store everything I love into one solitary space, which is why I started learning as much as I could about the process. It has been really fascinating for me to focus completely on storage, and before I knew it, things were really starting to come together. I wanted to make a blog about storage to help other people, so here you go.
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People have different reasons for needing to downsize their home. Sometimes it's because of income loss. Other times, people have too much space after kids growing up and leaving the house. Some just look for a simpler life with less space and fewer things to take care of. If you're hoping to downsize successfully before moving to a new home, there are some things you can do make it easier. Here are some tips to consider, such as:
When selling your home, you will need to decide which appliances will stay and which will go with you to your new place. In most cases, the range/oven and dishwasher will stay in the home. However, you will be able to decide whether you will bring the washer, dryer, and refrigerator to your new home. Most owners decide to leave the appliances because they can be difficult to move, but this can be costly.
When preparing for a move, you'll likely need the help of some tools to get the packing and sorting completed. With the help of a few unusual moving tools, you can make this process a bit easier. Here are some tools to consider for your move:
Slab Cradle Dollies
If you've ever tried to carry a stack of flat boxes or shelves, you know how difficult it can be to keep a steady grip on these items.
When it comes to moving, you don't always need to hire a professional moving company. For most local moves, you'll be just fine taking care of things on your own. In fact, you'll even be okay taking care of some long-distance moves on your own, especially if your final destination is only a couple states away. Renting a U-Haul truck is one way to take the work out of a do-it-yourself move.
If you are planning on storing away some of your stuff for a long time, you need to know how pack right to ensure that the items will not get damaged while they are kept in a storage facility. Below are some tips and hacks for properly packing your stuff before it is sent to storage.
Avoid Using Newspapers
While you may have the best intentions in mind for trying to recycle your newspaper and using it to wrap your valuables, it is not ideal when it comes to long-term storage.