Eco-friendly moving guidelines

The biggest challenge of every move is the number of things on your mind. It can get overwhelming at times. This is why any additional activities you try to sport might become dreadful. One such activity can be trying to organize eco-friendly moving. I was never big on the subject, but my wife sure as heck is. Big time. Since it was already stressful as it is, additional elements made it even more tiresome. However, I really wanted to meet her wish so I went ahead and did some research. Continue reading “Eco-friendly moving guidelines”

Auto transport guide for Canada – how to prepare?

Now this auto transport adventure seemed so frightening at first. I mean my car might not be much, but boy do I love it. And I would really, absolutely hate to see something bad happen to it. Again, in other people’s eyes it might be junk, but to me it is priceless. My late father worked on it with me and I really can’t imagine working on any other car. Continue reading “Auto transport guide for Canada – how to prepare?”

Most popular European countries for Canadians

Relocating to a new place is always a fun experience. You get to try a new life in a completely different environment! Moving far away may be the best option if you want to get a completely fresh start. Check out these popular European countries for Canadians to help you decide where you should move next. Continue reading “Most popular European countries for Canadians”

Services that cost extra during a move

The decision to relocate is sometimes made out of necessity, and sometimes from a pure desire. Whatever the reason is, the steps that follow are the same. However, those steps could be more or less complicated. This part depends on the level of your readiness and how well you’ve managed to prepare yourself. In case you wish to have a stress-free relocation, at least as much as possible, then hiring moving professionals you trust is a way to achieve that. When you have a team of skilled people by your side, there is little to worry about. On the other hand, if you have a tight budget, then you should definitely inform yourself about services that cost extra during a move. This way you can avoid inconveniences as well as to fall under budget. Continue reading “Services that cost extra during a move”

How to keep your storage clean and tidy

Like with the apartment, you need to keep your storage clean and tidy. You can organize your items easier, prevent them from rotting in the storage and keep the storage unit hygienic. If you have a storage unit on a loan, like one of the storage units Sudbury, and you need help cleaning it here are some tips for you.

How long was is since you have been to your storage unit?

How often do you move your items between your house and your storage? Depending on how often you use it there are different strategies that you can use to keep your storage clean and tidy. People who rent storage units often overlook that eventually, they might need to empty it out. When they make this common mistake, they are met with a headache as it usually requires a lot of work. So don’t ever think your stuff will be there forever, approach it like you might need to get it all out one day on short notice. That way you will be inclined to regularly maintain your unit.

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Get in the right attitude for cleaning to keep your storage clean and tidy

If you have too much junk lying around your storage or you are unorganized then it’s no wonder you don’t like to think about cleaning. This means that if you are averted from thinking about cleaning you need to change your attitude. Instead of focusing the whole task itself, break it down into a few smaller tasks and start working on them separately. Your list of tasks could look like this:

  • Go to storage and examine its state
  • If its been a while since the last visit and you forgot what’s in it, create an inventory
  • Take a picture of the storage unit to help you create an inventory
  • Make an assessment of how severe of a state is the unit, and how much time it would take you to clean it
  • Buy all the necessary cleaning equipment and products
  • Make a plan to divide the storage unit into smaller portions for cleaning
  • Call a friend or professionals to help you move heavy items.

This should help you cope with the dread that is brought on by a necessity to clean out the storage. It’s a task that can get you easily overwhelmed. Hopefully, this will help you to handle piles of clutter awaiting you much easier. Another thing that can affect your attitude is that you find some long-forgotten item that has tremendous sentimental value to you. It can drain you from your energy and will, rendering cleaning virtually impossible. If that happens to you, take a few minutes to break to focus on that item. Finish your brake, put your sentimental item away for the time being, and get back to cleaning. After you finish cleaning, give proper attention to your item.

Find the right time for cleaning

If you want to keep your storage clean and tidy, you should never then clean it in a hurry. You might find some things you forgot about and in a hurry, you might want just to throw them away. You have to take your time to properly clean and tidy up. Don’t rush arranging and organizing things, otherwise, you will just end up moving stuff around without any order. Check your schedule to find space in your free time that you can commit to cleaning. When you clean and organize your things properly once, it will never take you the same amount of time to maintain it.

Also, consider the weather conditions when you set out to go clean. If it’s too hot or too cold, it might be impossible to do the proper cleaning. So check out the weather report to see if the conditions are good to go clean your storage. And keep in mind, whenever and wherever you get stuck, Neeleys Van and Storage is at your service!

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Why do you need expert furniture packers?

Relocating furniture is a difficult process. Your pieces are probably hard to move around the room, let alone to a new place. If you don’t know what you’re doing you can get hurt or damage your items. Luckily, you just need to hire expert furniture packers and your troubles will be over. Continue reading “Why do you need expert furniture packers?”

How to prepare your family for moving

One of the most annoying problems when moving is the fact that you have to prepare your family for moving. If you thought it is a simple process, you are wrong. If we are wrong,  you are either very lucky or haven’t given it much thought. Continue reading “How to prepare your family for moving”

How to move a wine collection

Relocation can present many challenges and it will take a lot of planning and energy to deal with them all. However, if you want to move a wine collection, we can help you! Make sure you follow the rules in our guide and you’ll relocate in no time and with ease. Continue reading “How to move a wine collection”

Tips for moving sculptures and antiques

You’ll encounter many challenges when moving sculptures and antiques. If you want them to arrive at your new home undamaged, you’ll have to do a lot of things. So, before you start packing and moving your valuable pieces, take a look at our tips which will help you have a safe and easy move. The best advice for moving your sculptures is to take things one step at a time. Divide your relocation into many small tasks and make sure you complete every one. This will make the work manageable and you’ll have it done in no time. Continue reading “Tips for moving sculptures and antiques”

House vs apartment: Which is a better investment?

So, you are considering whether to invest in a house or in an apartment? Congratulations, I am really glad for you! To give you the best answer to this question, I will consider two separate situations. In one, you will be renting out the house/apartment and in the other, you will be living in one of them. When considering house vs apartment situation, it is really important to consider several key factors. Continue reading “House vs apartment: Which is a better investment?”