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Simple Steps To Declutter Your Home Before The Big Move

Packing your belongings before relocating to a new place is an exhausting task. You have to deal with furniture, clothing, and other knick-knacks. It makes your job even harder. 

Before you start packing your belongings, it is always a good idea to devote an entire week to decluttering your home. Throw away the items you don’t need anymore, donate them or sell them. This whole process will free up a lot of space in your home, and you will have to carry less to your new place.

Here are some simple steps to declutter your home before the big move. 

Say goodbye to multiple items: If you have more than one item of anything that is sufficient enough to be solo, then get rid of them as soon as possible. Some of the common things include brooms, and cookers, to name a few. You can keep your favorite one with you and send the other ones to packing. 

One-year rule: Have you heard about the one-year rule while decluttering your wardrobe that says, “If you haven’t worn something or used something in a year, throw it out.” You can apply this rule to not only your wardrobe but to the entire house. It will make it easy for the furniture movers Adelaide to shift your luggage. Check the belongings of your bathroom, kitchen, and every room to say goodbye to the things that you haven’t used in a year. It indicates that you are keeping and holding on to these things for the wrong reasons.  

Get rid of outdated items: It is easy to declutter the bathroom and kitchen as these are the two biggest problem areas. Check for the items that are outdated or not in good condition. Put them into the dustbin. For instance – makeup products, pantry items, old magazines, letters, etc. All in all, throw away the outdated items from your home.  

Organise the wardrobe: Let us ask you a simple question – Where do you accumulate your most stuff? Almost everyone will answer – Wardrobe is the place where people accumulate most of their stuff. It is advisable to use the one year rule here as well. Ask yourself about the cloth items that whether you will wear a specific piece or not. If you do not want to wear particular clothing, but it is still in good condition, you can donate it to charity. 

Furniture items: Many people have one or two pieces of odd chairs in the dining room, which haven’t been used for anything for years. So, don’t think of taking such pieces with you to the new home. Choose the furniture you use and which is important for your home. You need not worry about moving these furniture pieces as furniture removals Gold Coast can help move your luggage. So, you can definitely consider the help of the moving professionals to move your luggage without any damage. 

To sum it up

Decluttering your home is not only important before the big move but also important in daily life. It helps make your home look more organized and clean. And no wonder it becomes extremely important before the big move. So, declutter your home before moving and make your move hassle-free.


Top Movers is a team of skilled and experienced removalists in Australia. We are well-known for home, office, furniture, and other local and interstate moves. We ensure safe transfers of your belongings without causing any single damage. You can book a free consultation today! 

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