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ABC Movers: Professional Moving process. Best tips
Tips - Best advice in the moving business - Costa Rica
General Ideas
  • Do not pack boxes with heavy items.
  • This is the best moment to get rid of unnecessary objects.
  • Separate things in groups to make the packing and unpacking easier.
  • You should always carry the jewelry, money and important documents with you.
  • An inventory will help you set up your furniture in your new home.
  • Professional packers are better. Ask for a budget.
  • Check every closet even though you think they are empty.
Before moving
  • Ask for the public services to be connected to your new house.
  • Disconnect in advance the washer and stove.
  • Disconnect in advance the television antenna.
  • Disconnect the dishwasher and make someone check it up.
  • Unfreeze the Refrigerator (if you are worried about food odors just put inside some charcoal pieces after you unfreeze and dry it).
  • Throw all inflammable liquids (for example: cleaning products).
  • Throw every can of paint that is already open.
Be sure to notify that you're moving out to the
  • Telephone company
  • Mail office, give your new address.
  • Publications.
  • Newspapers.
  • Energy company.
  • Laundry services.
  • Banks.
  • Insurance Company.
  • Cable Company.
Things you must have at hand reach
  • Children's car seat, cradle and bathtub.
  • Bed sheets, soap, bathroom items, clothes to change.
  • Food, knives, forks, spoons, some kitchen utensils.
  • Light bulbs and some necessary electric appliances.
  • Toys.
  • Make these things put together. Tell the people in charge of the moving that you want these things first.