What are the best moving tips?

Moving to a new home is never easy. Even if you own just a few pieces of furniture and belongings, it can take a long time to sort everything out. To help you out, we are compiling the best moving tips on the net. Feel free to add more to help out the community.

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    #1[Tips] How to pack and move fragile items

    [Tips] How to pack and move fragile items

    MYMOVE shows people how to pack any fragile items when moving to a new home. These items includes glasswares, porcelain decorations, and china. The video also shows you what tools you need for the job.

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    Mercedes Sandoval
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "I can definitely use this. Our house is full of things that can easily break when not packed right. "
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    #2[Tips] Finding The Right Movers

    [Tips] Finding The Right Movers

    CBS gave a report on the risks that come with hiring rogue movers. This video shows you the red flags to look out for when finding the right movers, which can help you avoid rogue companies.

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    Leticia Gálvez
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "Knowing which movers to avoid is one of those useful moving cross country tips. No one wants to deal with losing anything while lugging everything across the boarder."
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    #3[Tips] How To Move Furniture and Lift Heavy Items

    [Tips] How To Move Furniture and Lift Heavy Items

    The people from Moversmoving can show you how to safely move and transfer furniture and heavy objects. This video will help ensure the safety of the movies and protect the state of your furniture.

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    Barbara Williamson
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "My boys found this useful since we need to move a couple of our old wardrobe cabinets. "
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    #4[Tips] Moving Essentials Bag

    [Tips] Moving Essentials Bag

    It is a good idea to have an essentials bag that contains several items that are useful on the first day of living in your new home. This video from the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage shows you what essentials to have in your bag.

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    Justin Guzman
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "While plenty of the things in that bag are useful for the first night, others are not as useful."
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    #5[Tips] How to Pack Clothes & Shoes to Move

    [Tips] How to Pack Clothes & Shoes to Move

    Olympia Moving & Storage released a video on how to pack shirts, pants, shoes, and other garments when moving to a new home. Some of the tips include the efficient way of packing your clothes in a certain order.

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    Jonathan Cook
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "My sister needed this since she has more boxes than me. I just place everything from the box to my new closet."
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    #6[Tips] Moving Tips: Unpacking Boxes

    [Tips] Moving Tips: Unpacking Boxes

    This YouTube video from Alehandra.tv shows the right way to unpack boxes after moving to a new home. The guide includes which items to unpack for specific rooms around your new house.

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    Xu Pan
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "I like the order of rooms she suggested with this moving tips video. but I feel that there should be more steps in unpacking boxes."
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    #7[Tips] Here's the down low on tipping your movers

    [Tips] Here's the down low on tipping your movers

    Kathy Baccus talks about the proper etiquette that comes with tipping your movers in this YouTube video. This includes knowing how to base your tip for the movers helping you out.

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    Justin Hu
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "Could help if I know other alternative ways to tip the movers. but this video did tell me the common way of compensating our helpers. "
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    #8[Tips] Kitchen & Food on Moving Day

    [Tips] Kitchen & Food on Moving Day

    This YouTube video will show you what food to pack from your old home to your new one. The video will also tell you what to keep in mind when storing food in your new home when the power is not yet on. 

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    Susan Ray
    Written on June 3, 2019
    "We might use this if we happen to have a fully loaded fridge. buying new food from the nearby grocery is easier if I can do it."
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