Packing Up Your Closet

Moving Your Closet

Tips for Moving Your Closet

Moving day is fast arriving. We all have odds and ends that we have to pack up when we move, but what can be more intimidating than the dreaded closet. This process used to be terrible and tedious, which is why we want to help. We’ve found tips and trick from around the web that will help you make your next move easy breezy.

First things first: The purge

Why make your move any harder than you have to? No sense in bringing clothes that you don’t wear anymore. Go through your closet, see what needs to be given away, and get rid of it. It will make your move easier, and help you make room in your new closet. (First, try selling these items you don’t want. This might give you some extra cash for your move.)

Things that are hung upPacking Up Your Closet

This is the worst one to deal with. Taking the clothes off the hangers, packing them up, then having to put them back on the hangers. in your new place? Not anymore! Take a large garbage bag and while your clothes are hanging uptake the bag and pull the bag up around the clothes and secure it at the hanger. There ya go!

Dressers

We’ve seen some really good tips and tricks online, and this one takes the cake. Dressers drawers can be taken out and wrapped in movers plastic wraps. A little different, we know.
This is going to save you time and energy.

Tiny trinkets and decorations

We recommend wrapping these up nice and tight in similar boxes. You can use extra linens, sheets, and such to save space and keep your items safe.

Picking the right moving company:

Making sure the moving company you pick is as important as the move itself. Don’t waste your time with movers who don’t have experience. We here at men on the move can help! Click here for a free quote on your next move!

When everything’s said and done:

Clean your closet. Wash it down with a sponge and soapy water. These are the areas that seldom get cleaned enough. So take advantage of this.

Also, remember if you need a professional moving service, then let us help! Click here for a free quote on your next move

Moving From Detroit to Chicago

As a Michigan resident, you have probably made the trip from Metro Detroit to Chicago at least once. Chicago is a very common travel destination for Michigan residents looking for a quick get away or heading out on a business trip. With only 281.4 miles in between the heart of Detroit to the heart of Chicago, its only about a four hour trip (of course if you miss rush hour). Maybe you enjoyed Chicago Land so much you are preparing to move and make it your new home. If so, wouldn’t you like to do so in just one trip?

Things to Consider When Moving From Detroit To Chicago

Moving out of state, even a short distance like moving from Detroit to Chicago, can be a hassle if attempting to do so on your own. Preparing for a move in itself, regardless of your destination can be challenging. Besides packing there are many things that you have to get taken care of prior to moving out of Michigan. If you are moving your family, you may have to enroll your children in school, find new doctors, dentists, you may have to find a new job, or get all your utilities hooked up. To make the process easier our professional full service movers in Michigan can help you, starting with the very first step, packing. Not only do we offer great moving and packing tips, but can actually do the work for you as well.

Your Local Moving Company From Detroit to Chicago

Why turn a four hour move into a 12 hour move? Men on the Move can accomplish your long distance move from Detroit to Chicago in just one trip. Be sure to ask our moving professionals about providing you with packing supplies for your move as well. Get a moving quote now for your Detroit, Michigan to Chicago, Illinois full service out of state move.

Not moving to Chicago? Get information on tri state moves or long distance moves.

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