Posts

  • 3 Things to Do With Your Possessions When Moving

    Moving houses can be a scary experience with how many things you need to keep track of. From making sure you have your dates right for all your contractors and finalising paper work to actually getting on the road with all your belongings there is a lot that can go wrong. These problems are often multiplied by having a family to take care of so pay close attention if you do have small kids to look after in this process.
    [Read More]

  • Top Tips for Keeping Your Furniture Safe While in Storage

    Furniture storage isn't as straightforward as just placing the items into a storage unit and then forgetting about them. You could probably get away with this if they were only going to stay inside the unit for a few days, but this defeats the purpose of actually renting a storage unit. To ensure that your furniture emerges from storage in as good a condition as when it went inside, a small amount of preparation work is necessary.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Smart Ways to Minimise Your Moving Day Struggles

    While it can be exciting to move to a new home, don't forget that you have to get through moving day first. At face value, the process seems remarkably simple. Pack your items into boxes, rent a truck, get a few friends to help you load and unload, and hey presto, you're all moved in. If you tell yourself that it really will be this easy, these might be famous last words.
    [Read More]

  • Why You Should Consider Using Self-Storage Units

    We may not always have the space that we require where we currently live. In addition, activities such as travelling, moving and working make it necessary for us to remain flexible and adaptive to sudden changes. Self storage units give you the option to store your items in a secure location, and to access them whenever you need to. Self storage units are normally located in larger business establishments called storage facilities that house multiple storage units for their customers.
    [Read More]

  • Reasons to Use a Professional Packing & Unpacking Service for Your Business Move

    Moving your bed, dresser and other household furnishings is one thing, but moving your business is another thing entirely. No matter what the nature of your business, moving to a new location is a very big deal, and you cannot afford to leave anything to chance. From coordinating the move and dealing with the new building owners to determining the best way to move your business equipment, you will have a lot of things to think about.
    [Read More]

  • Hiring Removalists to Pack? You May Want to Take Care of These Items on Your Own

    If you've got a big move coming up and you're dreading packing, don't worry. You can skip that task. Save yourself the trouble, and let removalists handle the packing. However, there are just a few things that you may want to do yourself. 1. Purge Your Possessions Removalists are fabulous at coming in and packing up your stuff for a move. That's ideal if you want to move every single thing you own, but if you are like most people, you probably want to get rid of a few things before the move.
    [Read More]

  • Risks You Should Assess Before Moving Heavy Furniture

    It is usually advisable to hire professional removalists in case you lack the skills to design solutions to the risks posed by moving heavy furniture during an interstate removal. This article discusses some of those risks that can affect your safety and the safety of your heavy furniture. Lack of Weight Information It is very risky to move any heavy furniture whose gross or net weight is not known. This is because it is likely to be hard to determine the weight rating of the equipment that you should buy or rent during the removal of that furniture.
    [Read More]

  • How to Move Kombucha and Bacteria Cultures

    If you like to make your own kombucha, you may be wondering what to do with your supply during your move. With the right preparation, your cultures and possibly even your kombucha can easily survive the move. Here's what you need to know 1. Drink Prepared Kombucha If you have kombucha that is prepared and ready to drink, that needs to stay refrigerated. If left out, the liquid can get vinegary in taste.
    [Read More]

  • How to Move a Bed Successfully

    One of the largest items of furniture in the home are beds such as doubles, king-sized singles and bunk beds. They are often the trickiest things to get out of your home when you are moving. Handling large items like these often needs specialist skills and knowledge so it is always preferable to hire operatives experienced with a range of furniture removals, especially if you need to shift your bed over a flight of stairs or two.
    [Read More]

  • A self-storage tool kit

    Self storage units are a handy place to keep furniture, books and other belongings while you're moving house or when you're short on space. While it might seem that all you need to make use of one is a pile of things to store and a way to transport them, a few extra tools can help you get the most out of your storage space. If you're going to be revisiting your storage locker, create a small tool kit and keep it near the entrance.
    [Read More]