Moving homes can be exciting at it’s best, and a stressful, logistical nightmare at its worst. There’s so much to think about, like what is the best technique to get everything boxed up? Is it the meticulous Marie Kondo style? Or simply shoving everything into unmarked boxes in a panic? And then, of course, figuring out how to transport all your possessions to your new home just adds another thing to the never ending to-do list. It’s easy to forget to make moving house more eco-friendly when there are a million other bits and bobs to get done, so I've put together a handy list that'll help make your moving experience a little bit greener.
Through all the chaos of moving, your normal sustainable routines might go out the window. Suddenly you’re drowning in single-use plastic bubble wrap, giving up on recycling, and chucking perfectly good food in the bin. Moving house can be challenging but it doesn’t have to be bad for the environment too. By being a bit inventive, and with the help of forward planning, there are loads of ways you can make the moving process slightly easier and eco-friendly all at the same time. From donating to charity to using alternative packaging, here is a list of tips and tricks to make moving home more eco-friendly: