Moving is one of the biggest and most stressful tasks in the household. The entire process can seem so tiring. But, in order to avoid this, some moving tips might ease the way you approach moving for the better without stress. Happy packing and happy moving!


1. Look for free moving boxes at your local recycling drop-off points

2. Use the original boxes of your appliances and electronics

3. Select a good moving company


4. Prepare a lot of water bottle during moving


5. Schedule a donation pick up for free for those things that are needed


6. Take photos of your belongings before packing them


7. Choose a mid-week, mid-month move date


8. Fully-charged iPad or other iOS devices in a box to track your move


9. Have it color coding for your moving boxes and household items with post-it notes


10. Use foam pouches for plates, bowls, and glassware


11. Bring a door stopper with you


12. Place heavy items in small boxes


13. Stuff boxes containing fragile items with pillows and blankets


14. Flatten boxes after a move and store for later


15. Save donation receipts for tax season


16. Make sure the moving truck has a parking spot


17. Get extra cash to tip movers


18. Check cabinets, drawers, appliances, and closets before moving out


19. Change the key to your new house as soon as possible


20. Use a move Planner tool to organize your move