Moving can be a very stressful experience for some people. Change isn’t always welcome, and there can be a lot of second-guessing involved. Embrace your move by getting yourself prepared and organized with these 10 tips to help keep it low-stress and even enjoyable.
1. Get rid of unwanted stuff
If you know you’re going to move, even if it’s not quite here yet, starting to get rid of the unwanted stuff can help you avoid moving things you don’t need. Almost everyone has items in their closets, laying around the house, or in the basement that they don’t use and are unlikely to need again. It’s time to get rid of that stuff, both to declutter and to make the move easier. You could begin by cleaning out a couple of closets each night or by doing a weekend to select the items.