back to top

13 Things That Will Happen Every Single Time You Move

*tearfully unplugs router* Get access to WiFi hot spots with XFINITY Internet. Learn more at XFINITY Movers Edge.

Posted on

1. First, you procrastinate until you literally have to pack everything all at once.

Paramount Home Entertainment / Via diaryofarowingcoach.tumblr.com

Whyyyy.

2. Suddenly, you wish you had kept all those boxes you threw out without a second thought.

http://savagecannibal.tumblr.com/post/30909802014

But trash bags work, right?

3. Still, there's nothing quite as satisfying as filling every space in your trunk.

It's like a slow, low-stakes game of Tetris.
tresross (CC BY 2.0) / Via Flickr: tmross

It's like a slow, low-stakes game of Tetris.

4. Of course, you spend most of your time just searching for the end of the packaging tape.

And then more time peeling it from itself.
Kim Siever (CC0) / Via Flickr: kmsiever

And then more time peeling it from itself.

5. Your home also looks a thousand times messier than when you first started "organizing."

Where did all this stuff come from?
Yusuf C (CC BY 2.0) / Via Flickr: 90326842@N00

Where did all this stuff come from?

6. You can't even go to sleep without clearing all the stuff that somehow ended up on your bed???

Because a bed is really just extra counter space.
Ninha Morandini (CC BY-ND 2.0) / Via Flickr: ninha_lalala

Because a bed is really just extra counter space.

7. Then it hits you: You're not even halfway done.

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment / Via hellogiggles.tumblr.com

📦📦😭📦📦

8. Soon you start throwing stuff randomly into boxes...

And labeling them "miscellaneous."
Richard Masoner (CC BY-SA 2.0) / Via Flickr: bike

And labeling them "miscellaneous."

9. ...but mostly because you can make a really cool box fort out of them when you're done.

Warner Home Video / Comedy Central / Via gifs.tastefullyoffensive.com

The best part about moving tbh.

10. Then comes the hard part: moving the couch.

"Pivot! PIVOT!"
Ian Hughes (CC BY 2.0) / Via Flickr: epredator

"Pivot! PIVOT!"

11. You get used to eating takeout and microwavable meals on the floor.

That is, if you haven't packed the microwave yet.
Gavin Anderson (CC BY-SA 2.0) / Via Flickr: andersondotcom

That is, if you haven't packed the microwave yet.

12. By the time you clear out all the furniture and artwork, your bedroom looks like a fallout shelter.

Or a carpeted cell — you decide!
Jandy Stone (CC BY-SA 2.0) / Via Flickr: faithx5

Or a carpeted cell — you decide!

13. Finally, you curl up in the fetal position and wait for sweet, sweet release from this life without in-home WiFi.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment / Via knird.tumblr.com

At least until the technician comes.

Oh, wait. You can have in-home WiFi and TV, too. Learn more at XFINITY Movers Edge.

Restrictions apply. Not available in all areas. © 2016 Comcast. All rights reserved.