Moving House Packing Tips

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Professional Tips For Moving House

Many Australians move home more than eight times during the course of their life, and each time can be extremely stressful and uncomfortable. Moving to a new house can seem like the worst possible time unless you take steps to plan things out very carefully beforehand. If you know that you are approaching your move, and are wondering how to communicate with your removalists on the Gold Coast to make everything easier, The Removals Group has a few suggestions of that you can do to make your moving day happier.

Get started earlier

Procrastination is the enemy of the relaxed mover, and so it is important to avoid leaving everything to the last minute. If you can, start arranging everything at least eight weeks prior to your move to make sure that nothing is left out.

Get rid of unnecessary possessions

Like most people, you probably have a lot of items in your possession that you do not really need, and now is as good a time as any to de-clutter. You do not want to pay The Removals Group to move stuff that you’ll never use again, so get rid of it now.

Begin packing as soon as you can

Packing is the bane of many mover’s existence, and in order to make sure that you don’t find yourself working until the small hours on the final day to get everything packed, start the process early with as much packing material as you can.

Find expert movers

Don’t leave talking to The Removals Group to the last minute, get professional help as soon as you know that you are going to move to a new house. You might underestimate exactly how much you own, and our teams can help you shift heavy furniture, advise you on your move, and even help you pack.

Keep essentials with you

In order to make sure that you have at least some personal possessions with you on that first day in your new home, pack a bag with everything that you need. This will include a change of clothes, phone chargers and other equipment, a loo roll and essential toiletries, plus anything else that you might need.

Packing Tips

  • Disassemble your flat-pack furniture
  • Empty your drawers
  • Secure little things
  • Pack clean
  • Reinforce boxes
  • Don’t water your pot plants the day before moving
  • Tape your boxes on both sides
  • Use similar sized boxes where you can
  • Don’t recycle boxes that are too worn
  • Have everything packed beforehand if you don’t have a packing service.

Start talking to us today

The Removals Group can eliminate stress and save you hours of time to relax and settle into your new home or office sooner with our pre-packing and unpacking services.

If you are ready to start planning your move today, speak to our teams of removalists on the Gold Coast now. You can speak to The Removals Group now online or call us for a free quote on 07-5554-5003 today.