Moving to a New Home? 3 Considerations for Wheelchair Users

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Certain fundamentals apply to moving day, regardless of whoever is moving. These include considerations such as decluttering to get rid of the junk that you certainly won't need in your new home, as well as getting started well ahead of time (because the moving process always involves more time and effort than you initially think). If you're in a wheelchair, there are additional factors to consider which can make the moving experience as pleasurable and as stress-free as it can be.

22 April 2021

Three Fundamental Tips For Relocating Furniture Between Homes

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Choosing new furniture is an emotive experience. Each new piece needs to have sufficient appeal to grab your attention while also complementing existing furniture items. Because of the effort given to choosing new furniture, you must carefully protect each piece as you relocate from one home to another. Here are three fundamental tips to help reduce the chance of damage as you relocate furniture between houses. Disassemble In Advance There are two main reasons why you must disassemble big furniture pieces before the removalist arrives:

11 February 2021

How to Prepare for Local Removals

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For most people, local removals seem like a straight forward process. However, unforeseen events and minor oversights could significantly complicate the process. Below are some tips to help you prepare for local removals.  Work With a Removalist Consider the following when hiring a removalist:  Inquire about the removalist's availability. Avoid removalists that will subcontract the service. What services does the removalist provide? For instance, you may need storage space or backloading services.

13 November 2020

How To Choose A Furniture Removalist

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Choosing a furniture removalist can be a complicated task. There are many removal companies in Australia. As such, most people get into a dilemma over which removalist will serve them best. This extract discusses a few tricks to help you choose a suitable removalist.  Narrow Down Your Search Below are a few ways to narrow down your search when looking for a removalist:  An internet search and referrals from friends will help you identify reputable removalists.

26 August 2020

3 Things You Should Know About Accessing Your Self-Storage Unit

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When can you access your self-storage unit? How frequently can you access it? These are just a couple of the most commonly asked questions, and not just among those renting a self-storage unit for the first time. Here is a look at the highlights of what you should know about accessing your self-storage unit. Access Hours Vary One facility may offer unlimited 24/7 access, while another will have limited access hours that you must stick to, save for special exceptions, as may be agreed upon with the facility manager.

11 June 2020

Self-Storage Safety and Security

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There are many factors to consider when looking for a rental safe-storage unit. These factors include how easy it is to access the storage unit, whether or not the unit is climate-controlled and even whether the self-storage facility is insured. The safety and security of your property while in a self-storage facility is also an important factor to consider. How do you determine whether a self-storage facility is safe and secure?

11 March 2020

Common Tasks Removalists Can Handle During a Move

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One of the best decisions you can make when relocating to a new home is to work with removalists. These professionals are trained and experienced and will make sure everything is handled efficiently no matter how complicated the job is. The key to getting quality services is to pick a reputable company in your area. So, consider evaluating several companies to know their qualifications, experience and charges before hiring the most suitable one.

15 January 2020

Upholstered Furniture Storage Guidelines You Should Know

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When moving homes, you might need to keep some of your furniture in a storage unit before you decide what to do. While some furniture can easily take on tough conditions, you need to be careful when keeping high-quality furniture that is upholstered or made of leather. If special consideration isn't offered, problems such as mould spores, pests and dust can settle on the fabric during storage and may damage the furniture.

28 September 2019

Flying Furniture Removal

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Moving house is a very stressful thing to go through if you haven't planned ahead and you have a large amount of furniture to transport. One of the bigger stresses comes from worrying about keeping your furniture safe and secure. Fortunately, furniture removalists will be able to offer sound advice regarding packing and will handle your items with care. However, for some peace of mind, here are some practical tips to prepare your furniture and house for the move — and how you can save money doing it.

18 August 2019

4 Essential Things To Do When Moving Interstate

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Moving home can be stressful at the best of times, but relocating can be especially daunting if you're moving to a new state or country. Here are four helpful, essential tips to help you plan for your move. Clear out the clutter You'll only really get to see just how much clutter you've accumulated over the years when the time comes to pack up for a move. Use the opportunity to ditch anything that you really won't need in your new place.

19 January 2017