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The moving industry is categorized as an essential industry business, therefore we inform you that U. Santini Moving and Storage is open for business during our regular hours. We continue to operate using all safety precautions concerning the COVID-19 situation. Our moving professionals are adapting the operations in order to meet your moving-related needs while practicing CDC and WHO recommendations. We provide our movers with hand sanitizers and gloves and practice social distancing to protect both our clients and crew members. During this state of an emergency, our number one priorities are the health and safety of employees and customers. We make sure to: • Practice all State/Federal/CDC and World Health Organization guidelines in order to prevent contagion in our community.
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• Guarantee transparent communication with our employees - they will self-quarantine if even the slightest indications of flu-like symptoms appear.
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The challenges of moving with a deadline

As you already know, moving is hard and complicated. Not to mention that it is also costly and time-consuming. If you want to be successful, you’ll need a moving plan, organized packing, and one of the best international moving companies NYC to assist you. On top of it all, if you are moving with a deadline, this relocation can become a nightmare. Therefore, let us help you organize and cover each step adequately. More importantly, to organize a safe, affordable, and time-efficient relocation. Let’s go!

Stay calm, moving with a deadline is entirely possible

Depending on the time you have before the moving day, you’ll decide on the pace you’ll take and the order of solving tasks. So, start with a thorough home inspection. Make a list of all the furniture and belongings you possess to have a better picture of the situation. This way you’ll realize how complex your move is and how many packing supplies you must purchase. Once you have your moving checklist created, call your movers and communicate the details further. Ask them about the Brooklyn moving service they offer and which ones would be the best solution for your relocation. You are moving with a deadline, after all, so you’ll definitely need proper moving assistance with this one.

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We know you are time-limited but there is no room for panic. Take a deep breath and get organizing.

Create a moving plan

Now, your moving checklist shouldn’t cover only the number of belongings you have. But the steps you must take toward the successful relocation as well. Hence, make categories on your list and add an inventory list to it as well. Once you have everything noted down, you will stay on schedule and you won’t forget a thing. And with all information on paper, you will calculate your moving costs much easier. So, check out the basics your checklist should contain:

  • Packing materials
  • Environmental issues
  • Questions for movers
  • Special services
  • Legalities
  • Timeline
  • Chores and errands

Your list can be quite extensive, depending on how many responsibilities you have. Usually, your working schedule can create a problem. But if you create a good moving plan, you’ll be able to take a weekend off and relocate without any issues. Hopefully, your deadline is not just around the corner and you have at least a week ahead.

A great moving company will help you moving with a deadline

When moving with a deadline there is no room for mistakes. And half of the job will fall on your moving and storage NYC company. Maybe even more. You will organize and pack but they will do all the heavy lifting, loading the moving truck, and unloading safely into your new home. Therefore, you need a reliable and safely regulated moving company. To find one, you should start looking online. In a matter of minutes, you’ll find thousands of companies offering great and cheap services. To narrow it down, you must read reviews and blog posts. Then, compare prices and services to reach the final conclusion. Once you are ready, give them a call and wrap it all up.

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A professional moving company can relocate you within a day. Find a reliable one.

Ask your movers if they are certified and if they are authorized to work in the moving industry. Check if they have all the means to operate safely and efficiently as well if they have a sizeable moving vehicle along with enough manpower for the job. And when you confirm all of it, then you can negotiate a bit and schedule onsite estimates. But as you are already time-limited, you can skip this part and obtain a moving quote online or via the website. Although, we highly recommend finding enough time to let your movers inspect your cargo in person. It is a much safer and more reliable option.

Downsize if possible

While creating a moving inventory list, you should note down all the items you do not need anymore. Or if it is easier, set them aside straight away and prepare to take them out. If you have at least a couple of hours available, you can declutter and downsize like a pro. And if you do it right, you’ll cut costs and have less stuff to pack overall. Of course, there will be fewer packing materials and working hours involved. Therefore, while inspecting your home, set aside all old clothing, appliances, IT equipment, broken furniture, and other miscellaneous and everyday household items. We all have a broken dishwasher somewhere in the basement. Maybe now is the perfect time to get rid of it. Pile it all up and donate to charities, sell online, or recycle.

Do not be hasty with packing

One moving step you must take slowly no matter how much time you have on your hands. And it is the packing process. If you pack wrongly, you can end up with a lot of damaged goods which will cost you more than you can handle. So, to avoid hurting your moving budget and breaking your favorite furniture, you must pack patiently and with the right packing materials. Hence, go to the nearest home depot or order everything online.

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Even when you are time-limited, you must pack patiently and carefully.

You’ll need cardboard moving boxes Brooklyn, bubble wrap, packing tape, and labels. Rest you already know. Pack gradually covering room by room and pack each box slowly and patiently. Place your cushion inside, wrap each item and place it inside the box, and tape it down. Create a label for each box and you’ll always know what is inside. It will help a lot during transport and when you began unpacking.

Take care of yourself as well

We are almost done but we must provide sound advice before we wrap up this piece. Moving with a deadline is stressful and exhausting above all and it can get the best of us. Therefore, you must take care of yourself. Eat better, sleep more, and exercise if possible. Take enough rest between tasks to avoid burning yourself out. Especially if you are the main organizer and a key player in this story. You must face your relocation with batteries full and in your prime. Think about it and take a breather once in a while.

Now, as you can see, moving with a deadline is almost the same as any regular move. The only difference is that you are time-limited. But if you pull yourself together and set the fear and doubt aside, you’ll manage to cover everything on time. Hopefully, our guide helped enough for you to organize and execute each task like a pro. Good luck and stay safe!


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