5 Tips For Moving To a New City!

Storage Corner | November 1, 2023 @ 12:00 AM

Moving to a new city soon? Well, then maybe you are experiencing a sense of happiness and mixed feelings like anxiety or desperation.

It happens to everyone, especially if you leave your "comfort zone" for a fresh start in a new city. BUT, don’t worry; with the right preparation, you can enjoy a less stressful moving experience.

In today’s blog, we’ll share some tips on how to have a less overwhelming moving!

Look for the right mover

Among the many things you have to consider, a very important aspect is finding a mover. Make sure to research moving companies or ask friends and family for references.

Be sure to ask about things like insurance, licensing, etc., and review all their services.

Tip: At Storage Corner, we provide free moving trucks for Salt Lake City (Free Truck for Move-Ins)

Visit before you move

Ok, this may sound ‘silly’ but listen, this can help you get a feel for the area and have a real perspective of what you’ll be getting when living there.

Make sure to peak a bit into the local culture, and scope out the job market or schools in certain areas of your interest. Especially, if you are moving across the country, please make sure you visit before moving and don’t settle for Google images or youtube videos from the location. If you can, please consider visiting beforehand.

Make a list of important things

Some homework for you here! Take the time to jot down all the important things you’ll need when you get to the new location. You could list all the things you have to pack and label all boxes with the room it belongs. You can also look for rules in your new neighborhood related to newcomers. Is it an apartment? home? complex? Do they have any restrictions for pets or kids?

Try to answer all these questions to yourself so your move day can be as smooth as possible.

Be ready to explore

Moving to a new area can come with a lot of stress but it doesn’t have to be that scary. With the right attitude, you can go out and explore your new city.

That way, you’ll be on the right path to discovering and getting to know your new environment.

Have a list of goals for you to visit in your new city such as things to do, maybe tourist places to know and find your community. Don’t forget to have a plan but also keep in mind that it is always best to remain flexible!

A Storage team you can trust.

If you are ready to move to Utah or Idaho, contact Storage Corner for Storage solutions for your moving process and to rest assured that your belongings will stay safe while you are settling into your new home. Need a place to store your items? We’ve got you covered.

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