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September 24, 2019

Moving to Colorado Springs on a Budget: 5 Time and Money Savers

Packing for a moveBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Moving to Colorado Springs is usually a tense time, both emotionally and economically. There are several actions you can take to help ease your thoughts and spare your wallet. Hiring the best moving company is additionally a fundamental part of ensuring an easier move.


Declutter and Sell

Getting ready for a sale whilst you organize a move may appear counter-intuitive, however it might provide some much-needed relief. Decluttering ahead of moving is much simpler compared to doing so after. When you have determined what you will not be taking along with you, try to sell it. A few items might have value to a specialty shop, however you can also consider consignment or a garage sale. Not merely have you gotten rid of items you don't need, but you may also put in a a bit more cash to your moving fund. In case you will offer anything in a garage sale, select a couple of days for the yard sale and stay with them. Whatever you don't get rid of can be donated wherever you chose.


Boxes, packing tape, markers, as well as peel off stickers are some of the most essential aspects of your move. They do not need to be the most costly component though! Inquire around for cartons and tape. If you are aware of another person that has recently concluded moving, you may be allowed to pick up used boxes from them. Many organizations will give you the boxes from their deliveries at no cost. In the event that you do not have packing tape presently, you'll want to purchase it. You might strive for less expensive types however stay away from the cheapest sort. You do not need the tape to stop working for you. Markers and stickers are available in most dollar shops, which could help you save a bundle!

Color Coding

While including a color-coded process to your move will not likely conserve your funds, it can save considerable time. Simply by organizing all your cartons in addition to home furniture with color, there will be a reduced chance a carton will be placed inside the completely wrong room. You'll want to tag each and every area of your new home with a color too. When the time comes, the boxes will find themselves on the moving truck by size and weight, not necessarily by place. By having all the boxes color coded, after the cartons are unloaded, it's going to be a piece of cake to understand exactly where every carton goes. Leaving you with additional time to settle into your new space instead of searching for where any particular carton went.

Remain Organized

By the final few days of packing it's not surprising you will be drained and all set for the complete experience to be over with. You will be excited about your new residence yet will probably miss the old to a certain degree. You have been surrounded by cartons for many days (and even weeks) and it is not difficult to get lazy. If you allow yourself to commence tossing random stuff in random boxes, it could make things faster right now, but it will take you more time to unbox later on. This might require taking added time away from work which has the potential to cost you more money.

Employing Professional Movers

Even though there is a cost attached to employing a professional moving company in Colorado Springs, they will save you time as well as headache. You don't have to worry about recruiting friends that can help carry the bulky things, leasing a moving truck and gassing it back up, and you do not need to fret about how long it will take you to move all of those cartons. A professional moving company in Colorado Springs is going to quickly, efficiently, and properly get all your things to your new area.

Should you have any questions or fears regarding your future move, feel free to give us a call today!


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The Mickelson Family
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