How to pack in advance - when not hiring packers and movers Mumbai
If in case you are relocating and you are doing the same on your own, without the help of the professional packers and movers Mumbai, you need to ensure that you start packing in advance. The question is how you will do the same since most of the things are considered to be important and you will tend to leave everything for the last day.
In order for you to pack in advance, you will need to first make a list of all the items that need to be packed for relocation. Once you have a list of all the items you can start filtering out the items that are not being used or will not be required for at least the time of relocation.
Such items can include woolens or summer clothes, depending upon the present weather conditions. Shoes depending upon the weather, linen (it is quite obvious that you would not require all the ten eleven bed sheets, dining sheets etc for the next ten odd days that you will be packing etc.
Once you have segregated such items, you need to take a stock of the same. You can simply place them in the room that is not being used and make a note of all the items. Based on this note you can purchase cartons and other packing material such as wooden boxes, tapes, scissors, markers etc and pack the articles one by one.
Start early: Packing always takes longer than you think. Start two or three weeks before shifting day. Pack items you use least first.
Pack strategically: Mark the boxes you know you will want first with the label. Put goods you will need on Day One — sheets, towels, toiletries, change of clothes, in a suitcase or clothes hamper for the easy way.
Packing Start: Pick a little room of your home to work as the packing station. Make boxes of different sections so they’re ready to take. Keep a stash of good thick markers, packing tape, and packing materials such as bubble wrap, and newsprint there.
Don’t be a heavy: Many self-packers movers think a large box is for big heavy goods, but the opposite is right. Choose large boxes with light goods, and put big things, like books, in small boxes.
Don’t pack the hanging clothes. Keep them on hangers and put them in the back of your vehicle. Then hang them back up in the new home. Mark all box with its contents and destination on more than one side. Also, note if contents are fragile.
If you’re loading a moving vehicle yourself, maximize space and keep goods from moving by loading in parts. Load largest goods first, in front and on the floor. Pack tightly and to the top, then shift onto the next part.
Packing yourself in advance without the help of packers and movers Mumbai
Packing in advance means that you pack only those items that you will not be requiring and place the packed boxes in such a manner that your whole house does not look like a packing factory. It is quite obvious that the advance packing will start at least 10-15 days ahead of the actual packing, thus you will have ample amount of time to go one by one, sort out each item and pack it with utmost care.
Packing requires a lot of patience and since you will be doing it on your own, without the help of packers and movers in Mumbai you need to ensure that the cartons are properly labeled with the contents and that you have at least three copies of the contents of the cartons. Remember you are the one who is going to unpack, so ensure that every item is labeled.
Finally in order for you to have a smooth packing that too in advance, ensure that you have a plan and have organized the items according to their importance and requirement. Articles such as kitchenware, refrigerator, television, clothes etc should be left for the last.
You can also pack most of the furniture in advance and place the same in the packing room. The more you de-clutter the house and the more you plan the event, the easier will it be for you to pack the items and relocate on your own without the help of movers and packers Mumbai.
But before you pack in advance, ensure you have time enough to work things out patiently.
Tips To Make Packing Easier
There are many ways to make packing easier. These are some easy tips will get you active to pack with a return.
Don't Delay: Don’t delay. This looks easy enough, but getting caused can be hard. A few weeks previous to your relocation, start packing several boxes a day. Start with things that are least necessary to your daily life. If you measure yourself, you will be more prepared and the job won’t be so strong. Make packing simpler by not expecting to get excited.
Pack One by One: Concentrate on one section of a room at a time and don’t mix goods from many rooms in one box. To check little knickknacks and small goods from being lost or wrongly thrown out with the packing paper, wrap them in brightly-colored tissue paper.
Label on Box: Label simply. On the top and side of every carton, write a comprehensive explanation of the contents and the room name. Use different colored labels for every room, which will provide extra clarity for you and your movers.
Stay clear: The regular paper may reduce ink onto your goods. Use white packing paper to wrap all goods.
Note: Know what you can’t pack. Some basic home goods can’t be shifted because they are dangerous.