After a long day of moving boxes, you may not be overly excited about unpacking. This is normal! Most people are usually exhausted on moving day – both mentally and physically!
If you are hiring professional movers, why not ask them to do the unpacking for you? If you colour code your boxes in advance, it can be even easier for professionals to unpack for you – and you can focus on getting the kids set up in the
new home, or relaxing and ordering your first dinner in. If that’s not an option – don’t try and unpack everything in one night. You won’t be a hero if you burn out, so aim for one room a time, and it will go a lot smoother.
Many people, once they are moved in and fully unpacked, get right back to the rest of their busy lives. Pay attention to you and your family, though. You have just accomplished a major life change, and now is the time to celebrate! Here are some ideas to help reward yourself after a successful move – regardless of whether or not you hire local movers to help you on moving day! (more…)