Why Work With a Removalist for Your Next Move?

Home & Garden Blog

When planning a move, you may be worried about how to get it done quickly, affordably, and safely. Working with a removalist can often be the best choice for achieving all three, and for making your move as stress-free as possible. If you hadn't thought about working with a removalist to help you manage your next move, note a few advantages they offer and why they can be a better option than trying to manage everything on your own.

1. Proper packing

Each item you own probably needs a certain way of packing in order to protect it. The screens of your televisions and computer monitors need to be protected with thick packing that doesn't scratch, whereas artwork needs to be packed so that nothing is transferred to the canvas and discolors it. If you've never packed up all of these types of items before, you may arrive at your new home only to find many of your things are damaged because you didn't pack them properly. A removalist will ensure each different type of item gets its own packaging so that it's properly protected.

2. Storage

A removalist company will often offer storage as part of their service. Many removalists do interstate movies, so if you're planning on interstate move, this can ensure your items are protected overnight and also keep you from having to drive for far too long, just so you can make one trip. Storing items that are easy to pack can also make the move less stressful; you can box up out-of-season clothes and items like these and put them in storage until you're ready to move so that you don't need to handle all your packing in one weekend.

3. Planning

Planning a move is often more difficult than you might think; it can be impossible for a homeowner to accurately figure the number of boxes and amount of packing material and even the size of truck that they'll need. You don't want to overpay for a bigger truck than necessary but you also don't want to risk damaging your items by overfilling a smaller truck. A removalist can easily figure the amount of boxes and other such materials and can also easily gauge the size of truck needed for your home or apartment. They may also be able to help you in other areas such as noting how long it might take for you to pack and reminding you of what you need to remember when moving, such as turning on the utilities in your new home before you arrive.


23 May 2016

Renovating Your House

Hello! Welcome to my blog! My name is Julie and I live in a large house in the suburbs of Perth, Australia. My husband and I moved into our current home a couple of years ago and since then we have been working to transform it into our dream place. The house itself is lovely, but the interior looked like something from the 1970s. When we started our renovation project we didn't have a clue what we were doing. However, with each job we completed and each mistake we made, we learnt a new skill. I decided I would like to share what we have learnt here.