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Spring is a prevalent time to move. With the weather heating up and cities coming back to life, perhaps you've been considering a mover for yourself. If so, have you started preparing for your move? Specifically, would you happen to know how to best prepare for a springtime move?

If not, there's no need to worry. In this blog, we'll discuss a few pointers for a successful spring move. But you might want to know more about us before we do that.

Since 1904, Clemmer Moving & Storage has been Philadelphia's most professional residential mover. Our century-old, long-standing reputation of excellence has earned us accolades like winning the Women's Choice Award, affiliation with ProMover, and so much more.

Start Planning Early if Possible

Planning is vital to a stress-free move. You can begin by creating a detailed moving checklist and timeline, outlining tasks to be completed each week leading up to moving day. This will help you stay organized and avoid any last-minute surprises.

Pack with Intention

Pack room by room, label boxes clearly, and pack similar items together. Use sturdy boxes and packing materials to protect fragile items, and consider investing in specialty boxes for items such as dishes and electronics. Remember to pack essential items separately for easy access upon arrival at your new home.

Maintain Flexibility

While spring weather is generally mild, it can be unpredictable. Check the forecast before moving, and be prepared for rain or unexpected snow. Have tarps and plastic covers on hand to protect your belongings in inclement weather.

Declutter Your Belongings

Before packing, take the opportunity to declutter your home. Donate or sell items you no longer need, and discard any damaged or unused belongings. Not only will this streamline your move, but it will also save you time and money on packing materials and transportation costs.

Call the Experts

When you need a moving and storage company in Philadelphia, you'll want to work with the Clemmer Moving & Storage professionals. For more than 100 years, we've been a top name, offering a wide range of solutions. Call us today or complete the online form for your free, no-obligation estimate.