Helping Others Move

Moving and the Human Element: How to Become Best Friends with Your Removals Crew

Posted on August 25, 2016

When using a removalist to help you move to your new home, your best chance of a stress-free move for everyone involved is to build a rapport with the removal crew. You can do this by effectively communicating your needs and ensuring that everything is in place to help the removal crew do their job with as little fuss as possible.  If you are planning a move soon, remember to do the following when dealing with a removalist.  Clearly Communicate Concerns If you aren’t sure about something, ask. You can do this during the...

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Tips to Putting Your Furniture in Long-term Self Storage

Posted on August 22, 2016

It is not uncommon for homeowners to accumulate an assortment of furniture items over the years. Although the best way to eliminate the clutter would be by selling these items, some may have high sentimental value and thus you may not be willing to part with them. As such, you find yourself requiring the services of a self storage facility to keep these furniture items safe while clearing up some room in your household. You can then take them out of self storage when you move to a bigger place or perhaps find some other use for them. However,...

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How to Make Your Home a Productive Place to Work

Posted on August 22, 2016

According to the Australian Department of Labour Statistics, working from home is becoming a common part of working life. The Department reports that 24 percent of Australians work at least part of the time at home and 1 in 20 Australians work exclusively from home. There are plenty of advantages to working from home. You can manage your own schedule, be close to your kids and just relax in familiar surroundings rather than being surrounded by stressed-out co-workers and demanding bosses. However, when people move from the office to their...

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How to Get Yourself Organized Before the Movers Arrive

Posted on August 19, 2016

Moving from one home to another can be stressful, but failing to get your belongings organized before your move can simply add to that stress. It can also mean more work for the movers and, in turn, a higher invoice for that work. Getting yourself organized is not difficult, but the few steps you take to do this before a move can be absolutely invaluable in reducing your overall stress. Note some tips on how to do this before the day of your actual move. Purge Now is a good time to get rid of clothes you know you’ll never wear again,...

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