Most people who have moved before know that the process can be stressful. Adding children into the mix can even make local moving in Bucks County, PA a process that makes you want to throw up your hands and give up.
If you’re planning a move with children, here are three easy ways to make the process a little less nerve-wracking and keep your little ones calm when the big day comes.
- Get help packing up. The most stressful part of moving is usually getting everything from the inside of your home into the truck, and into your new home. The addition of children running around your home can seriously increase your stress levels. Our movers in Doylestown, PA can help you get everything packed up and put away so you can focus more of your energy on preventing temper tantrums and helping your little ones get ready for their new home.
- Get your kids involved safely. Your children want to be involved in your moving process. Unfortunately, they often aren’t able to physically help with the packing, and the emotional toll that this move can take on children can be overwhelming. Let your children be involved in your move in small and safe ways. For example, giving your child a pack of crayons and letting them “design” their new room or ask for their help dusting small objects before packing.
- Don’t pack everything. One easy cheat code to a simpler move? Don’t pack up all of your possessions into the truck! Take the time before your move to leave out your children’s favorite pajamas, stuffed toy, and safety blankets for easy access during the move. This can help reduce children’s stress levels, which will lower the possibility of temper tantrums and crying.
Need help getting to your new home? Dan the Mover has got you covered! Visit us online for more tips and resources for a stress-free move.