9 Tips & Tricks for How to Pack for a Move

9 Tips & Tricks for how to pack for a move! And learn how to stay organized with a spreadsheet @ ProjectAbode.com

Are you getting ready to move? We are! We are moving to a new-to-us home this Friday and we are moving ourselves (DIY!) with help from friends/family! I have compiled a list of 9 tips & tricks on how to pack for a move and stay organized along the way:

 

1. Grocery Bags will be your new Best Friend
If you are reading this post far ahead of your move then start saving a ton of grocery bags now to use for wrapping stuff (basically free bubble wrap and then you can recycle or repurpose later!). And, if you have space, save packing materials (bubble wrap, paper, etc) from every package you get to use for your move. I had an entire bin full of packing materials I saved from over a year. And even though I had all this material I still went through a giant roll of bubble wrap!
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How to Keep Drawers Closed When Moving

How to Keep Plastic Drawers Closed when Moving ClingWrap

I don’t know about you but I’ve accumulated a lot of those plastic storage containers with drawers (mostly while I was at college). They hold a ton of craft materials and just other random things. They have been through several moves and every time I’ve moved, when someone goes to pick them up, the drawer starts to slide out with the potential for EVERYTHING to fall out. Fortunately, the drawers have always been caught before they completely fall so, no harm done.
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