Colorado Springs Moving Blog - Tips, Tricks, and Insider Info
March 31, 2019

Graduating College in Colorado Springs This Semester? Better Start Planning Your Move Now!

Moving after graduatingBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

So, you are graduating... great job! You at long last achieved it, and in just a few brief weeks you will be walking upon that stage to collect your college degree before your friends and relatives. On the other hand, that likewise means that in as little as a dozen weeks or so you have to be moved from your present place in Colorado Springs.

If you have not yet put a whole lot of thought into your impending move yet, breathe deeply. You have a little bit of time, and when you carry on the following tips you are gonna be just fine.

Tip #1: Look Early, Get A Better Deal

In case you do not own a car, thanks to the wonder of the Internet anybody can look for apartments straight from your bed, or as part of your mid-afternoon class break. And if you begin looking around now, you'll be able to place yourself on the top of numerous landlord's lists for whenever new possibilities come about. And so, make those phone calls, look at photos, and arrange walk-throughs today instead of in the future. Even though you may only carry out a few a week, that will be more than sufficient to aid you to identify your most suitable residence.

Tip #2: Start Looking for Help Yesterday

Moving is just one of those activities that seems as if it would not be a big deal, but it always tends to spiral out of your control whenever you try to actually accomplish it. Even though you may live modestly at school, make sure you get some friends or family reserved for the big day. In the event you're just as well prepared as you thought that you were, and you got all the things packed without having too much hassle, you'll still achieve it swifter along with friends. Just in case something goes wrong, then you've got additional hands to help make it turn out right. Or, in case you do not desire to hassle with it, you can always seek the services of a professional moving company in Colorado Springs to help with as much or as little as you require to move.

Tip #3: Get Your Timetable, as well as Your Documentation, Organized

Having your name on a lease guarantees that you've got a move-in date, and as soon as you have a time you'll be able to mark it down in your timetable. The earlier you get in control of these items, the less of a last-minute scramble you will have to handle when it is time to move residences. Delaying till the last second may leave you with property owners who aren't pleased to give you wiggle room for your move-in dates, which often can mean you have to crash with a friend for several days until your new place in Colorado Springsis available.

Tip #4: Unless You Need It, Do Not Take It

Before you decide to pack anything up to move it, give it a sincere once-over to determine whether you absolutely need it. That box of old work from your sophomore year... you could almost certainly recycle that. The hand-me-down skillet with the broken handle... you could take it, but is it worth the time and effort of transporting it if you can get a new one delivered to your new residence? That little group of gas station plastic cups? Think about those trousers you've had from the time you were a freshman, but you still will not fit into?

There is no reason for hanging onto something you have not used, and do not need. Or in taking things with you if it is less difficult and affordable to merely upgrade it with a new model delivered by someone else.

Tip #5: A Bit at a Time Makes It All Simpler

The true secret for a efficient move is to ensure you get it done in small, bite-sized parts. Commence packing your non-essentials (art, secondary linens, seasonal clothes, and so on.) a month roughly beforehand so that you have them out of the way. Then, prior to when you move, pack a weekend travelling bag with your necessities (couple sets of outfits, toiletries, and so on.). By taking it in small, feasible chunks, you can make a move in Colorado Springs feel much lighter than it really is.


Request a free quote

The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
Read more

Almost there...

Tell us a little more about yourself!
(Contact information is required to submit form.)