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 demanding time, both psychologically and economically. There are a few things you can do to help ease your mind and spare your bank account. Hiring the proper moving company can also be an important part of ensuring a smoother move.


Declutter and Sell

Getting ready for a sale while you organize a move may appear unnecessary, however it could offer some much-needed help. Decluttering before a move is much easier than doing so after. When you have decided what you will not be bringing with you, attempt to sell it. Some items might have worth to a niche store, but you can also check out consignment or possibly a garage sale. Not simply have you eliminated belongings you no longer need, but you also can give a a bit more cash to your moving budget. In case you are selling anything in a yard sale, choose a day or two for the yard sale and stay with them. Whatever you do not sell can be donated anywhere you decide.


Boxes, packing tape, markers, and peel off stickers are some of the most essential components of your move. They do not need to be the costliest element though! Inquire around for boxes and tape. If you are aware of another person that has fairly recently finished moving, you could be able to get used boxes from them. A great deal of organizations will offer you the boxes from their shipments for free. In the event that you don't have packing tape currently, you'll have to buy it. You might strive for cheaper kinds however steer clear of the cheapest variety. You don't need the tape to fall short for you. Markers and also peel off stickers can be found in many dollar stores, which may save a bundle!

Color Coding

While adding a color-coded process to your move won't save you money, it can save lots of time. By arranging all your boxes along with home furniture with color, there will be less of a probability a carton is going to be placed in the completely wrong area. You'll want to label every space of the new residence with a color as well. When the time comes, the boxes will find themselves on the moving truck by size and weight, not by space. By having the boxes color coded, once the cartons are unloaded, it'll be a piece of cake to figure out where every carton should go. Leaving you with additional time to settle into your new area as opposed to trying to find where any certain box went.

Remain Organized

By the last couple of days of packing it isn't surprising you're worn out and ready for the whole experience to be finished. You're pumped up about your new space yet will miss the old to a certain degree. You have been surrounded by boxes for several days (or perhaps weeks) and it is easy to end up getting complacent. Should you let yourself begin putting random items in random boxes, it could make things faster at this moment, but it'll take you for a longer period to unbox later. This may require taking added time off work which has the potential to amount to more money.

Selecting Professional Movers

Even though there is an expense attached to hiring a professional moving company in Colorado Springs, they will save you time as well as headache. You will not have to worry about recruiting buddies to help carry the heavy pieces, renting a moving van and gassing it back up, and you won't have to fret about how long it will take you to move all those cartons. A professional moving company in Colorado Springs will be able to quickly, competently, and safely get all your things to your new space.

Should you have any questions or anxieties concerning your approaching move, don't hesitate to give us a call today!


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