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How to cover all your bases when moving


Not every move is the same. Unfortunately, there’s no magic plan that helps with all types of moves. That’s why even movers approach your relocation personally. However, there are ways to cover all your bases when moving and ensure everything gets done. Hopefully, you will do so with help of our best movers Brooklyn as they have the expertise for all kinds of relocations. Here are just some of the things to consider when you’re moving to make sure that everything goes like a breeze.

Start the planning process as soon as possible

Every move requires its own period of time. However, if you start with it early it’s easier to think about all the details of the relocation. Depending on if it’s a local, long-distance, or interstate move you’re going to need more or less time. For example, our long distance movers New York will need a couple of weeks more to plan than for your relocation down the block. Always remember that if you have good organization even the biggest tasks are easier to handle. Professionals divide every task into more manageable ones and by doing so make them more effective and efficient. Nobody likes to move for weeks and weeks without an end in sight. Make sure to react fast when you know you’re going to relocate.

A couple planning their move
Make sure to have a plan in order to cover all your bases when moving

Let the movers cover all your bases when moving

Another easy way to cover all your bases when moving is to involve professionals in it. Above all, you want to do it with professional help as it takes away all the problems and stress that usually is associated with moving. Of course, you want the best option for you be it a commercial or residential relocation. For example, our office movers Brooklyn have all the experience and know-how to handle all types of office relocations. Don’t forget to use all the tools that are available to you in order to find the best movers that you can trust. Be it by reviews online or just asking friends and colleagues for options that they moved with.

Get all the supplies and moving boxes you’ll need

Can a move be successful without the right equipment and materials? We believe not. That’s why it’s always a good idea to get everything that you need even before it’s time to relocate. From essentials like moving boxes to smaller things like packing paper, you want to have it all ready. Be it that you’re packing for storage in Brooklyn or your relocation you want to be sure everything is safe. That’s why we always recommend buying your supplies in stores or from your moving company. Of course, you have free boxes at your local grocery stores and online, but nobody can guarantee their stability and quality.

Pack room by room and label accordingly

If you like our advice about planning and organizing you will love the idea of packing room by room. By doing so you won’t skip anything and make sure that you’ll cover all your bases when moving. It will help you stay more focused and efficient during your relocation and packing process in general. Be it that you like more to start from the smallest to biggest or vice versa we’re sure that you’ll be happy when you see one room being finished. This will give you more energy and motivation to continue.

A pretty room
Be sure to pack room by room when you’re packing

Have all your essentials packed separately

There’s no quality move without having all your essentials in order. Whatever your decision is, you want to make sure that the most important items are in the right moving boxes. Be it that you want to divide them by necessity or the room they need to go in the new house, you want to make sure they are properly packed and labeled. There’s nothing worse than arriving at your new home and not having the right items by you. It can really ruin a great moment like moving in, as it will turn into a big headache if you don’t take care of everything.

Declutter to make it easier to cover all your bases when moving

Your every move needs to start and finish in the same way. By asking yourself if you really need so many items in your home. Is the old radio really serving its purpose? Is the broken fridge really necessary to be relocated to your new home? There are hundreds of examples of bad decisions. That’s why you want to donate old furniture or clothes, throw away or recycle old documents that you don’t need anymore. It will leave you with more open space, and if you sell something online it might give you some money to buy some of the things you always wanted in your home and didn’t have space for them.

To cover all your bases when moving know what will go where in your new home

After downsizing and decluttering you want to still have a good idea of what you can put in your home. However, if you’re moving into a smaller space it might not be enough. Thankfully there are many options that you can use. Primarily, you can use a storage unit for some of your furniture or heavier items until more space opens up in your new home. On the other hand, maybe some of your friends can help you and take care of some of your items. Buying time until some space is open in your new home is crucial. On the other hand, you want to list the items that absolutely need to be in your new home to make it easier for you.

Furniture in a room
Make sure to know in advance what you’ll take with you to your new home

Making sure that you handle everything while moving requires a lot of skill and dedication. It’s not something everyone can do and that’s why people use professional moving services. You want to be able to cover all your bases when moving at all times. However big or small your move might be, follow our advice or just part of it and we’re sure that your relocation will be much easier for you to handle. We wish you all the luck with your move!

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Frequently Asked Questions

At U.Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn, we've earned our reputation through honesty and transparency. We're here to address all your questions and provide peace of mind as you choose our moving services in Brooklyn.

What are your working hours?

We are open from Monday to Friday, 7:30 AM–5 PM, but feel free to contact us through our contact form anytime. We'll get back to you ASAP.

Does U.Santini Moving & Storage offer insurance?

Absolutely! We offer various types of insurance to protect your belongings, including a full replacement option. The cost depends on how much your things are worth and the deductible you choose.

How soon should I schedule my move?

It's a good idea to book your moving company at least 8 weeks before your move. If you're moving during the holidays or in the summer, it's best to schedule it 12 weeks ahead. But if your move is between September and May, you can often book movers with just 2 weeks' notice. The key is to secure your moving crew as soon as you have all the details about your move.

Do you provide packing supplies?

Yes, we do. Along with the necessary boxes and packing materials for your move, we offer various 'Saver' packages tailored to the size of your home. If you don't use all the boxes you purchased, you can return them to our team after the move, and we'll refund the unused portion.

What type of storage do you offer?

At U. Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn, we offer complete storage solutions in climate-controlled units. Our units are monitored 24/7 to keep your belongings safe, whether you need short-term or long-term storage. We even provide storage options for very short durations, including as little as 24 hours.

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