Making the Big Move With Kids

by Nov 7, 2017Tips0 comments

Doing whatever you can to make your home move as stress-free as possible is ideal. This is especially true if you are moving with kids. It doesn’t matter if you’re moving just down the street or completely across the country, packing and moving services can help make the transition much easier. Here are some tips to consider when making your move with kids.

Keep Your Kids Involved Throughout The Process

It’s easy to not keep your kids informed of the moving process, especially if they are too young to help out. But your kids are affected by the move as well, so you need to keep them involved as much as possible throughout the process. They’ve gotten used to things being a certain way, and a sudden change could negatively affect them in many ways. Give them some responsibilities, like packing up their toys and handing the boxes to the local moving services you use, so they will feel involved.

Help Ease Some Anxiety

Sometimes it’s hard to tell if your kids are anxious. One thing you can do to ease their anxiety is to visit a nearby playground at your new home, or show them something fun that will give them a positive first impression. And while you’re doing these things to help ease your kids’ anxiety, you can have packing and moving services back at your home getting your belongings ready for the move.

Restore Normalcy As Quickly As Possible

Kids get into routines just like adults do. One of the best things you can do for your kids to help them deal with a move is to restore normalcy as quickly as possible. This could mean going to your new home ahead of time and setting up their room exactly how they had it at the old house, or maybe setting up the playscape in the backyard in advance. You may need moving and storage companies to help you out with the logistics of some of these things, but the best companies are more than willing to help.

Imlach & Collins Brothers knows how stressful it can be to move with kids. We are one of the most reputable moving and storage companies, and are proud to be a part of the Atlas Van Lines network. We’ve helped thousands of families with kids move since 1924 and are ready to help you as well. Be sure to contact us to see how our moving services can help make your move less stressful.


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