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3 Services Offered by Removalists Companies That Make Moving House Easier

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A removalist company typically drives a truck of household items from your old home to your new home, but they also may offer many other services as well. These services can make your move easier on you overall and even ensure the safety of the things you're moving. If you've never worked with a removalist company before, note a few of the services you may want to ask about for your next move.

29 May 2015

Helpful Tips for Moving into a Retirement Village

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Moving can be a daunting and exhausting experience at the best of times, but when you are downsizing your possessions and moving into a retirement village, the process can be a little overwhelming. To help you stay relaxed and organised, let's look at some top tips for moving into a retirement village. Planning If you're still in the process of deciding on a retirement village to suit you, check out this helpful guide.

27 April 2015

Five Tips For Keeping Your Allergies Under Control During A Move

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Moving is exciting and challenging for everyone, but if you have allergies, it may be especially challenging for you. Luckily, there are ways to help keep your allergies under control throughout the move and afterward. Here are five tips to consider: 1. Research possible allergens in your new home The task of controlling your allergies starts even before you pack a single box. When looking at new homes, make sure you keep your allergies in mind.

31 March 2015

The Different Types Of Moving Boxes Available To Choose From

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Are you moving home and are wondering what the best type of moving boxes your belongings can be packed in? There are a variety of moving box types out there, and by learning what these are you can select the type that suits your requirements best. Some boxes might be more expensive, but at the same time provide more strength. However, if your items are relatively light, then that strength and therefore extra cost will be wasted.

27 March 2015

Moving House? Four Essential Tips to Make Your Move a Success

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Getting ready to move to a new home? Then, you need these four essential moving tips. From dealing with small hardware to keeping your home functional through the move, these tips are essential: 1. Use Packing Tape to Organise Hardware and Cords When you dismantle flat pack furniture, have a roll of packing tape on hand. Take any small screws, brackets or other elements and place them on a piece of packing tape.

23 March 2015

How to Choose the Right Packing Material When Moving House

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Moving house is a huge upheaval and requires plenty of planning ahead. Whether you are packing a studio apartment or a five bedroom house, you will need to choose the right cartons or boxes for the job. Here are some of the options on the market and a brief look at the advantages of each. Cardboard Packing Boxes Traditional packing boxes and cartons come in various sizes and can be bought at your local self-storage centre.

19 March 2015

Make The World A Happier Place With These Five Moving Box Recycling Ideas

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The removalists have helped you into your new home, and you've unpacked your boxes, but now, you have to figure out what to do with that giant pile of old cardboard moving boxes. With a bit of creativity, you can get rid of your boxes while improving your life or the lives of others around you. Here are five uplifting, useful and awesome things to do with old cardboard boxes:

19 March 2015

How The Right Shipping Containers Can Save You Money On Your Freight Costs

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The cost of shipping and freight can be very steep for most manufacturing or warehouse facilities; however, far too many of these companies overlook simple ways they can reduce these costs. The right shipping containers can be part of this cost reduction, using something lighter or smaller can often mean cost savings, as most shippers charge by both weight and size when figuring the price of delivery. Note a few simple ways that the right shipping containers can save you money on your freight costs.

19 March 2015

Five Storage Tips for Seniors and Elders

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If you are a senior getting ready to move to an assisted living facility, you may need to downsize first. If you are reluctant to get rid of your possessions, renting a storage facility is a great compromise. Here are five things to keep in mind to make the storage experience successful for you: 1. Declutter Before Taking Objects to Storage Unless you are willing to pay for several storage lockers to store a lifetime worth of stuff, you need to declutter before you put anything in storage.

18 March 2015