Tip # 976 Book your van and help if required just a few weeks before. Having a van is invaluable and not too expensive.
Tip # 1720 What gear and supplies do you want' Gathering gear and supplies is a crucial component of do-it-yourself moving. You have to furnishings pads, specialty boxes for dishes and clothes, a trolley, bubble wrap, packing tape, chair covers, mattress covers, and bungee cords.
Tip # 143 Consider colour-coding all furniture, boxes, crates & equipment so it is easier to locate things later at the new home.