September 5, 2023
Posted by:
Jim Henderson

Moving can be a stressful and daunting task, especially when you don't have the proper plan in place. But fear not! With these Do's and Don'ts, you'll be well on your way to a successful move that's hassle-free.


1. Make a plan - Create a timeline of when you need to start packing and moving your belongings. This will help you stay organized and on track.

2. Label your boxes - This will save you a lot of time and stress when you arrive at your new place.

3. Use sturdy boxes and packing materials - The last thing you want is for your belongings to break during the move.

4. Notify utility companies and change your address - Don't forget to turn off your utilities and have your mail forwarded to your new address.

5. Take pictures of your old and new place - This will help you remember where everything goes and how to set up your new home.


1. Wait until the last minute - Packing and moving takes time, so don't leave it until the last minute. You'll only stress yourself out more.

2. Overpack your boxes - Make sure your boxes are manageable to lift and won't break.

3. Pack hazardous materials - Don't pack any hazardous materials that could pose a risk during the move.

4. Forget to pack an essentials box - This should include things like toilet paper, snacks, and cleaning supplies for your new place.

5. Don't be afraid to ask for help - Moving is a big job, so don't be afraid to ask William C. Huff for help.

Remember, a successful move starts with a plan. By following these Do's and Don'ts, you'll avoid common mistakes and be well on your way to a hassle-free move.

William C. Huff Companies is committed to simplifying the complicated maze of moving and storing your priceless possessions. With over 40 full-time, tenured, and highly trained staff, you can be assured that your move will be handled smoothly and professionally, from the first phone call until the last box is unpacked.