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These moving tips will help you to prepare for your move.
Back up your important files prior to moving. Pick up some protective packing supplies such as anti-static bubble wrap. Protect the screen by placing a cardboard cutout over the screen and wrapping it tightly in bubble wrap.
Keep their walking and feeding routine as normal as possible while packing. Keep your pets with you if possible on moving date. Gradually introduce your pets to their new surroundings – get them used to one room at a time.
Moving Long Distance
Plan well in advance and stick to your schedule. Update important documents such as your driver licence. Choose a reputable moving company like Canberra Removalist Professionals.
Moving With Children
Communicate and allow children to actively participate in packing where possible. Make new friends in your new location, but keep the old ones. Stay positive throughout the process.
Your move is coming up, and there’s lots of small tasks still to accomplish. Use this handy checklist to see what you need to do to make your move a breeze.
1 Month Before Moving
Decide on a moving date that fits your schedule.
Book your moving date with Canberra Removal Professionals
Order boxes and supplies from Canberra Removalist Professionals
2 Weeks Before Moving
Start packing, room by room. Ensure your boxes are clearly labelled (mark which boxes contain fragile items)
Recycle, throw out or donate your unwanted belongings to charity. Or contact us for our junk removal service
Scope out your pickup and delivery addresses – will there be parking availability for a removalist truck?
1 Week Before Moving
Start to finish up the food in your fridge and pantry
Start to pack some of the items you’ll need on moving day, such as spare clothes, toiletries etc
Contact your Canberra Removalist Professionals moving manager if you have any questions
Contact your providers for the following service to arrange your change of address ahead of time: electricity, gas, water, internet, telephone, mail redirect, home & contents insurance
Night Before the Move
Disconnect/unplug your dishwasher and washing machine and drain out the hoses into a bucket
Prepare your appliances for relocation, including fridges, BBQs (disconnect the gas bottle), etc
Park your car in the parking spot you want your Canberra Removalist Professional moving truck to go the next day
Pack the rest of your moving day bag, and do a final search through your home (under tables, couches, etc) for spare items
If you’ve booked your move with Canberra Removalist Professionals, this will be the easiest day of all. Sit back and let us do the work!
We’ll call you prior to our arrival on the day.
Let us know which items and boxes are fragile.
Sit back and relax!
Once the good are loaded into our truck, head over to your new address.
Tell us where to unload and place your furniture, boxes and items.
Say goodbye to your professional removal team and order some takeaway!