Updated: Jul 9
When you think about professional organizing services, you probably think about the people who help bring better order and function to spaces like your pantry, craft room, etc. Did you know that we also help people move? We can jump in at any stage of the process to manage pre-move organizing, packing, and even unpacking.
The “Pleasure” of Unpacking
If you’ve ever been left with unopened boxes tucked away long after a move, you are not alone. After the grueling process of getting moved, many people are too wiped out to take everything out again. That’s what makes our unpacking services so popular. We can help you wrap up your move by getting you set up with functional and organized systems in your new home…with no leftover unopened boxes hiding in the basement.
Besides the general pleasure of having a team do your unpacking, here are three additional benefits to having someone else do the work.
Planning and executing a move around a busy schedule can be very time-consuming. By the time the moving truck pulls up to your new place, it may feel like the right time to slow down the process and get it done “when you can.” While that may seem like a good idea at the time, it often ends in frustration when can’t find what you need when you need it. Plus, the people you share your home with may or may not be comfortable with unfinished business, even if you are.
When you hire a professional, you know the job will get done quickly. A team of organizers can work in multiple areas at the same time to knock the project out with optimal efficiency. They will bring fresh energy and focus to unpacking and setting up your home when you are likely feeling too exhausted to jump on it yourself. So, what could take you weeks or months to accomplish can be completed in a matter of a few days.
Unless you are in the military or the foreign service, you probably don’t move very often. What is likely a once-in-a-blue-moon activity for you, is everyday work for us. We handle move management projects all the time! We know you can handle it, but having a team step in can make it much easier for you. An organizer can take the burden of decision-making off your shoulders while still getting things set up just the way you want it. In addition to consideration for your preferences and priorities, you’ll get the added benefit of:
You know how the saying goes, “Many hands make for light work.” Not only does the work get done quicker when you enlist a group of helpers, but it’s a whole lot easier. You’ll be able to make final adjustments that turn the new place into Home Sweet Home without breaking a sweat. There are almost always changes and tweaks like furniture placement or which drawer should store the silverware. When a switcheroo is called for, it's useful to have many hands on deck to help make it happen and get you settled in. The last thing you need is another to-do list after you’ve already done so much!
Call Element of Fun Organizing if you have an upcoming move…or if you just never fully unpacked from your last move.