- On July 11, 2014
How self storage can make your next home move a whole lot easier
If you’ve ever upped sticks and moved home, you’ll know that there are few more stressful things in life than relocating all of your belongings from one property to another.
Luckily, there are some steps that you can take to ease the stress and pressure of moving house. One of the most effective and affordable is investing in self storage.
Whether you’re downsizing or up-sizing with your next move, it’s always good to have a look through your belongings and get rid of anything that you no longer want or need.
By hiring a self storage unit, you can start this process well before moving day, ticking one more job off of your list of things to do and helping you get organised and stay focused.
Relieving the pressure on moving day
If many of your belongings are safely stored away before moving day, it can relieve a huge amount of pressure and help you get the job done quickly.
Though you’ll probably have to keep some essential household items back, many of your inessential belongings like clothes, mementos and ornaments can be stored days or even weeks before the removal men arrive.
As you won’t need to hire a van or employ the removals firm for as long on the day, hiring a self storage unit can actually save you money as well as time and energy.
Giving you time to plan
Once all of the big pieces of furniture and other essentials have been moved, you’ll have lots of time to retrieve your other bits and pieces from your storage unit and put them in place.
This gives you the time and space that you need to think about your new interior décor and decide carefully where each of your treasured belongings is going to go.
By getting your home ready for the move a few weeks in advance, you can seriously relieve the pressure on yourself and your helpers. Something that will undoubtedly make your moving day a lot less stressful and allow you to enjoy your new home from the moment you walk through the door.