Furniture Removals: Protecting Your Furniture During a Move


Moving into a new home can be exhausting. There is a lot involved in planning for the move, conducting the actual moving of your items and finally unpacking and arranging your items in your new home. Among the most valuable items in your home are your furniture. You want to ensure that all your furniture reach their destination without any damages. For this reason, here are a few tips to help you secure your furniture during your move.

12 December 2016

How to Move with No Money


You need to get out of your current home, but you have no money to be able to do so. What are your options? Are you completely stuck? The good news is you're not. Here are four steps to help you move with no money. Barter Your Services This isn't as dark as it sounds. The idea of bartering your services is likened to getting kids to work off their mistakes or earn their pocket money.

30 November 2016

Five Tips for Storing Catering Supplies in a Commercial Storage Unit


If you run a catering company and you want to store some of your supplies, you need to ensure that you store them carefully so that they are in good condition and ready to use when you need them. Here are some tips to keep in mind while choosing a commercial storage facility and placing your items in storage: 1. Choose a storage facility that is accessible when you need it.

26 September 2016

How to Protect Artwork in a Self-Storage Units


When you store items in a self-storage unit, you often place them in boxes or plastic bins and simply find a place they will fit. While this is good for a lot of items, artwork needs a little more care and attention. Here are some tips for storing artwork in self-storage units that keeps them protected. Start With a Climate-Controlled Storage Unit Part of keeping your artwork protected in a storage facility is knowing what type of unit to choose.

21 June 2016

Residential Move? Here's What To Ask For


Planning a successful residential move is an art of sorts. Many times, there's so much to do when planning to move to a new address. From calling up utility companies to inform them of the move to packing fragile household items, a homeowner can easily get overwhelmed. Of the various things that need to be done when planning a residential move, hiring the right moving company is perhaps the most important.

29 April 2016

Essential Costs to Remember During a Business Relocation


If you are planning on relocating your business, it is important that you keep in mind the different costs that can be involved. The relocation costs you around every turn, from paying movers to the cost of the new office space. Here are some costs to remember when you are relocating your business. You May Be Paying For Multiple Locations While it is ideal if you can move into the new office and stop paying for the previous office at the same time, this is not always the case.

27 April 2016

Store It or Throw It? Questions to Help You Decide What to Do With Your Stuff Before an Extended Holiday


You're leaving the country for an extended holiday, and you need to decide what to do with your stuff. The main decision facing you is whether you should put it in storage or get rid of it. Work through these questions to help you decide: Do you have sentimental possessions that you can't imagine living without? Most people have at least a few items that fall into this category. Identify what falls into this category for you, and realise that you probably just have to keep those things.

25 April 2016

Quick Tips on Preparing for Furniture Removalists


Using furniture removalists can help you to make quick work of any move, and they can be a safer option than trying to lift and move heavy, cumbersome items yourself. While you might be surprised at the work that furniture removalists do on their own to make your move simple and fast, you might also want to ensure you're doing everything you can to make their job easier and to help protect your belongings.

22 April 2016

How to Safely Remove Gym Equipment Without Damaging Gear or Causing Injuries


Moving gym equipment is a workout in itself, often requiring just as much strength and endurance as training! However, without adequate preparation, you could risk damaging the gear and causing serious injuries. If you're confident that you can manage this difficult task, these tips will help. Dismantle the Equipment Properly You should always keep hold of user manuals specifically for this task. If you haven't kept them, contact the equipment manufacturer.

20 April 2016

Considerations When Hiring a Furniture Removalist


Moving to a new estate or city can be a tedious and exhausting experience. It gets worse if you have to do it on your own. One of the ways of making this process as smooth and stress-free as possible is hiring a furniture removalist. This is a company that specializes with removal and transportation of furniture and appliances during the moving process. Smart moving is not only about hiring a furniture removalist to take care of the job, but also ensuring that it is done efficiently and cost-effectively.

27 October 2015