Moving is already a stressful decision to make. Now, deciding on what things you would take with you and those you would leave behind can be harder. When you have lived long enough in one place, attachment with your things is highly likely. This can skew your view on what is meaningful to you. A careful look into your stuff could tell you what is important from what’s rubbish. Below, Little Green Truck shares some of the things you should definitely leave behind.
Lots of Paper
It could be old newspapers or issues of magazines. These are dated items; you only consume the information printed there once and do not need reminding. Unless you plan to make scrapbooks out of them, they should go into the bin. From photocopied materials to cardboard boxes, you would be surprised at how much junk are taking up space in your home. The only papers you may need are legal documents, so be sure to keep them filed properly.
Remember those appliances you always forget to get fixed? Maybe it is time to let go and let the trash truck take them away. It may even cost more for you to get it repaired than simply buying a new one. Take it as part of a new life in moving. You should indulge yourself in new appliances and throw away the old ones.
Speaking of damaged appliances, they may no longer be safe to use even when repaired. Old appliances can be hazardous if you keep using them. You do not want that trouble in your new home. Other dangerous materials you might be keeping are old batteries or light bulbs. You do not have to bring them with you.
Let cheap rubbish removal experts take care of your old, useless items. They can have a truck ready to accept all your junk that require proper disposal.