Unpacking is just like packing, but in reverse .... or is it?

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

Moving to El Paso is usually both thrilling and laborious! Together with taking care of yourself during the move, there are actually steps you can take to make unpacking and moving into your new house, much easier.

Given that moving can be laborious along with mundane, music is a wonderful strategy to keep motivated and on target. It may well even improve your mood so consider having a audio system or even television set up so that you can work to the sound of your chosen tunes or have a Bluetooth speaker available to connect with your mobile device.

Planning and Organizing Are Still Crucial

Packing strategically can considerably cut down on stresses as well as headaches as you reach your new home. Pack an "essentials" box (or even two) that contains items you need immediately at your new home. This container should include items like:

· Bathroom towels.

· Toiletries.

· Sheets/blankets.

· Necessary food preparation accessories.

· A handful of cups, dishes, bowls (alternatively, you can opt to order out or have non-perishable foods to eat on your first night).

This way once you get to the new house in El Paso, you will have all you need to make it through the initial night.

Additionally, make sure to label every box with which space it will go into when it arrives. This way you'll not need to blindly open cartons unclear about what is inside or sort through countless boxes to find something you may need.

You can also have already an idea of the place that the furniture is to go. Planning precisely where each piece ought to go ahead of the move could accelerate the process and help you to keep organized and committed to the remainder of the unpacking.


For those who have a home office, you might want to unpack these products to begin with to remain on top of your company. When you happen to be a work-from-home individual, obviously you will want to have your working environment unpacked, organized, and functional to ensure you will not get behind.

Assemble the Home Furniture

Moving day in El Paso can be tiring and you will in all likelihood be happy to crawl into your bed that initial night. This is why putting together and making your bed(s) is an effective start before unpacking boxes.

You will not likely want to have to do it once you have invested the entire day unpacking cartons and bags in addition to setting up. The good news is that if you have hired a professional moving company, they will likely assemble the beds for you.

Unpack the Kitchen

When you have the beds assembled, the kitchen is the most sensible place to start unpacking. Considering that the kitchen is known as the heart of the home, getting the cabinets, cupboards, and appliances all unpacked and arranged will assist you to move into the new house.

If you have an eat-in kitchen area, you will likely also have a kitchen table that will help you unpack in a more organized manner.

Attend to the Bathroom

Once you spend all day unpacking and setting up, you will likely wish to take a shower or dip in a soothing bath. The "essentials" carton will comprise of the toiletries, shower gel, shampoos and conditioners, medications, or any other items that are essential for the bathroom.

Having the bathroom and kitchen unpacked tends to make unpacking the rest of your items easier.

Move to the Bedrooms

Since the bedroom furniture is already in place, the bedrooms need to be the next to unbox. When you have packed the bedsheets in transparent plastic bags or containers, it will be simpler to spot which bedclothes belong in which bedroom. If you like, write the specific person's bedroom on the carton after packing it to make it less difficult.

Unpack the Living and Dining Spaces

With a little luck, you have your pieces of furniture in place that makes unpacking whatever else easier. Don't fret with regards to ornamental items for example wall-hangings or knick-knackery until all of the vital items are unpacked.


Seasonal things for example holiday accents or stuff that you seldom make use of can be unpacked last. These items will usually belong in an attic, downstairs room, storage area, or garage.

Just like packing, unpacking is made easier with planning and organization. Being tidy regarding the process will help to ensure that you enjoy your new residence in El Paso as seamlessly and quickly as you can.

If you need help with packing or unpacking services, A-1 Freeman Moving Group, your local moving company in El Paso, can help!


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