How to Plan a Last-Minute Move to El Paso During the Late Summer Rush

Packing and MovingBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

When for preparing a move, you understand that you require a certain amount of time to prepare for packing, reserving time with the moving company in El Paso, and your journey in the moving van. Most of us have months of advance notice to plan their move and solidly reserve the moving services they require. But occasionally, a move comes upon us unexpectedly. You may be transferred to a brand new position and a whole new area with your company, maybe there's a family crisis and you must get across the state in a hurry. And sadly, these unanticipated moving plans occasionally occur smack-dab during the summer moving season rush when moving companies are at their busiest levels and most booked.

The best thing is that you are not stuck being forced to Do-it-yourself the full move using a rented moving van. You can still obtain the professional moving company services you would usually depend on with the appropriate tactics plus a little flexibility. Presently, we're here to provide a few helpful tips on carrying out a last-minute move to El Paso even when it happens over the end of summer season rush.

Accomplish the Majority of Your Packing DIY

What really matters for most people is having the boxes loaded onto the moving van, the heavy pieces of furniture safely moved, as well as the large moving truck handled by knowledgeable professional movers. However what about packing? Packing is often very time consuming, so if you are contemplating a DIY pack job, here are a couple things to keep in mind.

You're more than capable of folding your closet into boxes and hanging bags. With just a few internet tutorials, you can actually discover how to make full use of packing paper and dish packing grids to make sure your dishes, cookware, and collectors items are securely packed. Undoubtedly, you can pack up most of the not-so-delicate belongings within your closets and you could even be in a position to recruit friends, neighbors, or even co-workers to accomplish it faster if you are prepared to reimburse them in pizza.

Even if you choose to not have a professional moving company in El Paso help you pack, they will assist you to equip yourself to pack skillfully with all the cartons, packing materials, furniture blankets, and dish grids you need to have to do it correctly. And, if you get some of the packing finished and are aware that you are in above your head, do not be afraid to pick up your phone and get in touch with your local moving company to request help.

Be Around to Move on Weekdays

The weekend is the highest demand time for moving services regardless of the time of year it is. It could possibly truly not be possible to find a summer time weekend which is not booked. Yet weekdays are different. Because far fewer people are open to supervise the moving process on mondays to fridays, movers frequently have these days, or maybe available hours in the course of weekdays, open and readily available for last-minute customers who didn't book a weekend a few months in advance.

For many people who need to move abruptly, weekdays are generally less of a challenge since your regular schedule and plans have already been flipped on their head. In case your work is moving you, you could be in a position to request a couple of additional paid days off to manage the unanticipated move. In case you are changing jobs, you may have enough time at home on weekdays to manage this scheduling quirk.

And if you cannot be available on weekdays, you could potentially be able to get in touch with a friend or neighbor who will be around who could supervise the move on your behalf as you are at your workplace.

Consult with Your Movers and Request Tips

Finally, you shouldn't be shy to inquire of your moving company for further suggestions. Professional movers in El Paso recognize much better than anybody else what it is like to handle a hurried moving job and will be more than happy to provide a couple of suggestions. Speak with your movers regarding your mutual agendas to determine the correct days where both you and they are available and think about any tips they provide on how to make the timetable work.

Your movers could even have useful guidance and expert tips from decades of know-how on how to pack up faster, how to keep your cherished belongings safe while rushing, and what to do regarding un-movable things such as indoor plants, pets, or your chemistry set collection.


Moving in the last second, even in the course of the summer moving rush, doesn't need to mean executing it all oneself. If you're prepared to work with your moving company in El Paso, we can help you find the best dates, times, and techniques to get the whole thing finished on time to the highest level of quality even if there isn't any time to generate meticulous moving plans.


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