The Christmas holidays are probably the most difficult time to move house. The Christmas holidays are already a stressful period for the whole family for a number of reasons, including bad weather and increased road traffic. But with the right advice and preparation, there are lots of measures that can be taken to help the move go smoothly. Here are some tips to help your moving process go as smoothly as possible:
Be ready for winter
Harsh winter weather can work against you in a number of different ways. Firstly, the freezing temperatures are extremely uncomfortable to working outside in, so make sure you wrap up warm and don’t end up with a cold for Christmas. Secondly, the icy weather can lead to treacherous and dangerous paths and roads. This can be very dangerous especially in terms of driving as it is extremely common for car crashes to happen on icy roads.
Label your boxes
Labelling isn’t necessarily as a seasonal tip but is still an essential measure of preparation. If you label your boxes and packages according to their content this will massively help the unpacking at your new home. As a result of this simple organisational tip, your moving process will be much quicker, much less chaotic and much less stressful.
There are two main peak periods in the removal industry, and at AR Removals in Wakefield, we certainly see Christmas and the summer holidays as the busiest. Therefore, it is advised that you book with your professional removal company early to save disappointment. Just like you would for your Christmas lunch, booking in advance not only guarantees you your space it is also one more thing you don’t need to worry about.
AR Removals are a domestic and commercial removal company based in Wakefield. All of our staff are trained and experienced in packing and unloading, so you won’t need to lift a thing, especially over the icy pavement. For more information about our Christmas service, call us today on 01924 371164.