Summer temperatures are finally starting to cool, which means school is just around the corner and if your kids are heading back to college their summer room will soon …
Make the moving day ritual fair on both of you. One of you gets the movers; the other gets the boxes and packing material. Together, you can prepare for this day, which can easily become very stressful.
For when there are excess belongings that may not have a place in the new place, make sure you prepare by having a storage plan–and not a traditional one. Adding trips back and forth from a storage unit can make the moving process so much worse. A place like Callbox Storage is ideal for moments like these, as we do all the grunt work for you, and we do it in a transparent and organized way. We pick up the items, put them all into photo-inventory (which can be accessed through an online account), and then we deliver them as needed for free.
The most important thing to remember in taking this big life step is that you’re doing it together. Even if one person is moving into the other’s, support them fully, and make it a combined effort in packing, sorting, and consolidating. It will strengthen you as a team and as roommates.