“MOVING” in Rainy Weather Tips

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 Clear all Pathways

As autumn approaches and the leaves are falling, make sure to clear pathways of all debris. Movers are more prone to slip on wet leaves.                                       

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Prepare for Rain                                                                 

Moving on a rainy day can be stressful, but you don’t have to cancel or postpone your move because of rain.

  • Use a reliable / professional moving company that your move will be smooth in rainy weather.
  • Prepare for the move to take a little longer.
  • Use the right boxes (i.e. plastic or laminated or use plastic containers). Cardboard boxes get soggy when wet.
  • Shrink wrap to protect your furniture.
  • Wear waterproof shoes with nonskid soles.
  • Plan for short breaks to dry off and have something to drink to rehydrate.
  • If possible, have an indoor and outdoor moving team to avoid tramping mud or water into the house.
  • Drive Carefully.                                                  rain16

 

 

 

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