Packing to Perfection
Packing your belongings for a move can always be overwhelming. However, when you just do the task simply by wanting to get the job done, you are the only one who will suffer in the end. The way you pack your things will always be a determinant of how your whole moving experience will be. Therefore, give it a shot to pack the right way.
To have yourself organized, pack all the things in a single room at a time. Then, write down all the things you packed and label all the boxes with what's inside.
Moreover, to ensure the manageability of all your belongings, do not pack a box that you cannot anymore lift in a safe manner. You can separate heavy and soft items in different boxes to come up with a well-distributed weight of your belongings.
On the other hand, when speaking of the safety of your items, pack them securely by using sturdy boxes. Make use of newspapers or bubble wraps to give more protection to all your fragile valuables. Label each box on how they must be handled to ensure of the safety of all the items.
Lastly, take note of packing a separate box with essential things that you may need for the first night. Since you are not always sure when you are about to finish unpacking all your items, a box of essentials containing snacks, change of clothes, bottled water, and toiletries is a great help.