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August 26, 2019

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

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

Moving to Wichita Falls is both exciting and tiring! Along with attending to yourself throughout the move, there are actually steps you can take to make unpacking and moving into your new place, much easier.

Considering that moving can be tedious and bland, music is a wonderful strategy to stay motivated and concentrated. It may well even boost your emotional state thus think about having a stereo system or television set up so you're able to work to the sound of your chosen music or have a Wireless speaker available to hook up with your cell phone.

Preparing and Coordinating Are Still Essential

Packing carefully may well drastically cut down on tensions and also headaches as you reach your new location. Pack an "essentials" box (or perhaps a couple) that contains items you will need immediately at your new home. This box ought to include things like:

· Bath towels.

· Toiletries.

· Bedding/blankets.

· Required cooking implements.

· A handful of cups, plates, bowls (conversely, you could prefer to order out or have non-perishable things to eat on your first evening).

This way once you arrive at the new house in Wichita Falls, you will have what you need to get through the primary overnight.

Furthermore, make sure to label every box with which area it ought to go into when it arrives. By doing this you'll not have to blindly open cartons puzzled by what's in it or search through a great number of cartons to locate something you may need.

You can also already have an idea of where the furniture is to go. Preparing precisely where each piece ought to go prior to the move could speed up the process and help you to remain organized and committed to all of the other unpacking.


For those who have a home office, you might want to unpack these products first to keep on top of your business. In the event you are a work-from-home individual, obviously you need to have your working environment unpacked, sorted out, and functional so that you don't fall behind.

Assemble the Furniture

Moving day in Wichita Falls can be tedious 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 a great start prior to unpacking boxes.

You won't want to have to do it when you've invested the whole day unpacking cartons and bags as well as organizing. The good news is that if you have hired a professional moving company, they will likely assemble the beds for you.

Unbox the Kitchen

Once you've got the beds put together, the kitchen is the most reasonable place to begin unpacking. Because the kitchen is considered the heart of your house, getting the cabinets, cupboards, and kitchen appliances all unpacked and organized will assist you to adjust into your new home.

In case you have an eat-in kitchen, you will probably also have a table that may help you unpack in a more structured way.

Take on the Bathroom

After you devote all day unpacking and organizing, you'll probably like to take a shower or soak in a soothing bath. Your "essentials" carton will comprise of the toiletries, soaps, shampoos, medications, or any other things that are essential for the bathroom.

Getting the bathroom and kitchen unpacked tends to make unpacking your other items easier.

Go on to the Bedrooms

Considering that the furniture is already set up, the bedrooms should be the next to unbox. For those who have packed the bed linens in transparent plastic bags or bins, it will be easier to find which bed linens belong to which room. If you like, write the specific person's bedroom on the carton after packing it to make things easier.

Unpack the Living and Dining Spaces

Ideally, you'll have your furniture in place which can make unpacking whatever else less difficult. Don't fret concerning decorative things for example wall-hangings or knick-knackery until all of the necessary items are unpacked.


Seasonal belongings including holiday decorations or things that you rarely use may be unpacked last. These things will most likely belong in an attic, basement, storage area, or garage.

Just like packing, unpacking is made less complicated with planning and organization. Being orderly concerning the method can help you to make certain you enjoy your new residence in Wichita Falls as smoothly and swiftly as you can.

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


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