“People wish to be settled. It is only as far as they are unsettled that there is any hope for them.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
There’s nothing like a change in perspective to help you see the world anew. And when that change involves getting a new view from your bedroom window, your daily routine is in for some jolts. In other words, whether you’re moving across the country or across the street, moving can be one of the best ways to get re-energized. That said, it can also be a real pain, so here are 31 ways you can minimize the stress of moving while maximizing the adventure.
One month before you move
- Create a binder. Keep all of your important paperwork together in a three-ring binder or a digital organization app like Evernote.
- Get estimates. If you don’t already have a favorite moving company, it’s a good idea to get at least three estimates.