Moving and Storage
May 15, 2019

Moving and Storage: Checklist for Long Distance Moves

Moving long distances and need help preparing? Ideal Self Storage knows the key to a successful move is organization and planning. Before you start worrying about the details let Ideal Self Storage save you time and space with our storage options. We have 5 self storage locations ready to assist with storing the RV, moving personal items, even tips to staging the house. Talk with our Ideal Self Storage experts about your latest moving and storage needs. Ideal Self Storage has offices in Sinking Spring PA and Selinsgrove PA, with annex locations in the surrounding area. Not sure where to store or in which storage unit? Our store manager can walk you through our options and show you helpful online tools like the storage calculator.

Before Moving Day

Start planning as soon as you know the date is set. Sometimes moving day changes, but many moving companies have a grace period. If you made reservations with Ideal Self Storage or a local moving company, keep them in the know if changes like this occur. Reserve your storage 2 weeks in advance to save time! Get moving supplies from our office and start stowing things away here. Our storage units are safe and convenient so if you need to pick something up, stop by.

After the Move

Start updating your address! This is a very detailed task and should be handled as soon as possible after your move. You may be thinking “where are all the places I need to update?” This list is a good starting point. Stock your cabinets with the basic again. You may need to replenish a few items you had to throw out before moving, remember to add them to the list or use this printable shopping list the next time you hit the grocery store. Ideal Self Storage is more than storage! We are your go to space saving storage experts. Let us help you make long distance moving, cross country moving, or organization easy!