Planning a Last-Minute Move to Tulsa During the Late Summer Rush

Packing and MovingBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

When planning a move, you realize that you must have a certain amount of time to prepare for packing, booking time with the moving company in Tulsa, and your travel using the moving van. Most of us have many months of advance warning to organize their move and properly book the moving services they require. But from time to time, a move occurs for us unexpectedly. Maybe you are transferred to a new job and a completely new city with your workplace, maybe there's a family emergency situation and you have to cross the state in a hurry. And unfortunately, these unanticipated moving plans occasionally take place smack-dab during the summer moving season rush when moving companies are near their busiest levels and most booked.

The best thing is that you're not caught being forced to DIY the complete move using a rented moving truck. You can still receive the professional moving company services you'd normally depend on with the proper tactics along with a little bit of adaptability. Now, we're here to provide a few helpful tips on completing a last-minute move to Tulsa even if it takes place within the end of summer time rush.

Complete Most of Your Packing DIY

What truly matters for most of us is having the cartons loaded in the truck, the hefty pieces of furniture properly moved, and the large moving van managed by skilled professional movers. Nevertheless what about packing? Packing can be quite time intensive, so if you're contemplating a DIY pack job, here are a couple items to keep in mind.

You're more than efficient at folding your closet into boxes along with hanging bags. With just a few internet tutorials, you can discover how to take advantage of packing paper and dish packing grids to ensure your plates, cookware, and memorabilia are securely packed. Certainly, you are able to pack up most of the not-so-delicate stuff within your closets and you may even be capable to recruit buddies, neighbors, or perhaps coworkers to make it happen quicker should you be prepared to reimburse them in pizza.

Even when you opt to not have a professional moving company in Tulsa help you to pack, they can help you equip yourself to pack skillfully while using cartons, packing materials, furniture blankets, and dish grids you need to have to do it properly. And, should you get some of the packing completed and realize that you are in over your head, you shouldn't be afraid to pick up your phone and get in touch with your local moving company to request help.

Be Accessible to Move on Weekdays

The weekend is the one greatest demand time for moving services regardless of the time of year it is. It might genuinely not be possible to identify a summer time weekend that isn't scheduled. Yet weekdays will vary. Mainly because far fewer people are available to manage the moving process on weekdays, movers often have these days, or open hours during weekdays, open and available for last-minute customers who didn't schedule a weekend several months ahead of time.

For many individuals who need to move all of a sudden, weekdays are less of a concern since your normal schedule and plans have already been switched on their head. If your job is moving you, you may be able to request a few extra compensated days off to manage the unanticipated move. If you're switching work, you could have the time at home on weekdays to handle this scheduling quirk.

And if it's not possible to be available on weekdays, you may be able to talk with a buddy or neighbor who will be around who can watch over the move for you while you are on the job.

Consult with Your Movers and Request Advice

Finally, don't be shy to inquire of your moving company for additional tips and hints. Professional movers in Tulsa understand a lot better than other people what it is like to deal with a rushed moving job and should be more than happy to give a couple of recommendations. Speak with your movers concerning your mutual agendas to choose the correct days where both you and they are available and take into account any tips they give concerning how to make the timetable work.

Your movers may even have beneficial tips and knowledgeable tips from quite a few years of expertise concerning how to pack up speedier, how to keep your treasured belongings safe and sound while hastening, and what to do about un-movable items like houseplants, pets, or even your chemistry set collection.


Moving in the last second, even during summer time moving rush, doesn't need to imply executing it all oneself. If you are willing to work with your moving company in Tulsa, we are able to help you find the best dates, times, and methods to get all the things finished on time to the highest quality level even if there is no time to generate meticulous moving plans.


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