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Moving Tips

Moving process often becomes harder and frustrating process. To avoid this senario and help our clients, we have assembled some information together and presented as 'Moving Tips' below:

  • Make sure that you are fully packed, sealed, and ready to be moved.
  • Disconnect all appliances - including electric and gas lines (we cannot disconnect these items due to insurance)
  • Place all boxes and light faq on the first floor or in the garage to decrease moving time.
  • Save time by disassembling items such as beds and tables.
  • Empty all desk and cabinet drawers.
  • Disconnect television and Internet cables.
  • Moving form one apartment to another don't forget to book an elevator on service in advance.
  • Pack the items you will need FIRST in a clear plastic bin.
  • labeling what’s in your boxes, add what room they’ll be going into, as well.
  • Pack plates vertically, like records. They’ll be less likely to break
  • Keep sandwich bags handy for holding any small parts of things you have to take apart, like curtain rods or mounted flat-screen TVs.
  • Take a photo of how your electronics are connected so you can remember how and where all the wires go
  • Change your address at least two weeks prior to moving.
  • Make your last grocery trip two weeks prior to moving.
  • For same-city moves, hire a sitter for the children and pets.
  • Remember to defrost your refrigerator at least a day before moving and wipe up any liquid.
  • We advise you that you should personally transport irreplaceable photos, personal documents, financial documents, jewelry, etc.
  • Clear the driveway & sidewalk from any snow or debris.
  • Lamps, Lampshades, Glassware, Marble, Mirrors, Paintings, Antiques, Sculptures and ornament need to be packed & wrapped properly.
  • "Ready to assemble faq" made from engineered wood & paper laminate finish, such as faq manufacture by IKEA ETC. need be be dis-assemble by customer in advance due to the inherent risk & sub-standard integrity of this type of material.

IF YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL NEEDS OF MOVING SUCH AS MOVING LIVE PLANTS, AQUARIUM, ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES, PIANOS, OVER SIZE faq GIVE US A CALL IN ADVANCE TO CONSULT.