packing to move

What are mistakes people make when packing up to move?


Q: What advice do you have about packing for a move?

A: The biggest part of moving is actually the packing and unpacking. To make the job faster and easier do not make these novice mistakes:

  1. Not giving yourself enough time to organize your stuff before packing
  2. Not eliminating and downsizing stuff you don’t need
  3. Not having enough boxes, tape, markers, packing paper…
  4. Not labeling boxes with their contents or room
  5. Not keeping tools, towels, extension cords, soap, toilet paper, overnight bag…handy.