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March 31, 2019

Graduating College in El Paso This Semester? Better Start Planning Your Move Now!

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

So, you're graduating... well done! You at long last made it happen, and in just a few quick months you will be walking over that stage to acquire your college diploma in front of your friends and relatives. All the same, that likewise means that within a dozen weeks roughly you'll need to be moved from your current home in El Paso.

In the event that you haven't placed a lot of consideration into your forthcoming move yet, breathe deeply. There is a bit of time, and if you keep on the following tips you're gonna be all right.

Tip #1: Search Early, Receive A Good Offer

Even when you do not own a car, thanks to the magic of the Internet it's possible to search for rentals straight from your bed, or over your afternoon class break. And if you start searching now, you'll be able to place yourself near the top of a variety of landlord's lists for whenever new openings arise. Hence, make those calls, take a look at pictures, and plan walk-throughs today as opposed to later on. Even though you may simply complete a few per week, that'll be ample to help you find your ideal residence.

Tip #2: Commence Seeking Help Yesterday

Moving is just one of those activities that seems as if it wouldn't be a big deal, however it frequently seems to spin out of your control once you seek to actually accomplish it. Even if you live modestly at school, be sure you have some friends or family reserved for the date. In case that you were just as organized as you thought you were, and you got all the things packed without too much trouble, you still get it done a lot quicker together with friends. And in case something goes wrong, then you could have additional hands to make it go right. Or, if perhaps you do not desire to fuss with it, you could certainly always employ the service of a professional moving company in El Paso to assist with as much or as little as you require to move.

Tip #3: Keep Your Schedule, as well as Your Documentation, In Order

Getting your name on a rental agreement helps ensure that you have a move-in date, and once you've got a day you are able to mark it down on your timetable. The quicker you get in control of these things, the less of a last-minute scamper you will need to manage when it's time to move houses. Procrastinating until the last second may leave you with property owners who are not willing to give you wiggle room for your move-in dates, which might mean you have to crash with a friend for a few days until your new place in El Pasois available.

Tip #4: If You Do Not Need It, Don't Take It

Before you decide to pack everything up to move it, give it a genuine once-over to understand if you absolutely need it. That box of old work from your freshman year... you can likely recycle that. The hand-me-down skillet with the broken handle... you can take it, however is it actually worth the energy of hauling it when you could easily get a new one delivered to your place? That small group of gas station plastic cups? What about the jeans you have had from the time you were a freshman, however you still will not fit into?

There is not any point in hanging onto something you have not used, and don't need. Or in taking things along with you if it would be simpler and economical to merely upgrade it with a new model shipped by someone else.

Tip #5: A Bit at a Time Can Make It All Easier

The key for a fruitful move is to ensure you get it done in modest, bite-sized sections. Start packing your non-essentials (fine art, extra sheets, seasonal clothes, etc.) a month approximately beforehand so that you have them completed. Then, just before you move, pack a weekend bag with all your essentials (several sets of garments, toiletries, etc.). By taking it in little, achievable pieces, you can make a move in El Paso feel much lighter than it really is.


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The Mickelson Family
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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.
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