Mighty Moving Tips and Storage Strategies

Tips On How To Disassemble Wooden Bunk Beds

Posted by on July 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips On How To Disassemble Wooden Bunk Beds

When moving home, it helps if you can be well-prepared.  This will save both you and your removalists time and hassle on the day of your move.  One way in which you can help to smooth the process is by dismantling bulky items of furniture such as wooden bunk beds.  Here’s a quick guide on how to do it. How to disassemble wooden bunk beds The only tools that you need for this job are a hammer or mallet and a screwdriver.  You’ll also need some packing tape, removable sticky labels, and a marker pen. With the...

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Important Packing Tips You Might Be Overlooking When You Move

Posted by on July 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Important Packing Tips You Might Be Overlooking When You Move

When you prepare for a move, you may be so overwhelmed by all the details and all the work that needs to be done that you give little thought to how you pack your items. How you pack your items is important because your move will be more stressful if you arrive at your new place only to find that your items are damaged, or find that you need to repack items for some reason once your removalists arrive. To avoid as much hassle as possible and to ensure your items are safe, note a few important tips that many people overlook.  ...

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Options for Customizing Shipping Containers to Make Them More Versatile

Posted by on June 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Options for Customizing Shipping Containers to Make Them More Versatile

Shipping containers are typically nothing more than a plain metal box that opens at one end; they’re often used for overseas or international shipping and nothing more. Some are even meant to be used just once, and then they’re resold or recycled. However, shipping containers are very durable and very spacious inside, which is why they can be used for a variety of reasons once they’re no longer needed for actual shipping. Many companies will customize these containers so they’re more than just a plain metal box. Since...

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Mistakes People Make When Moving A Canoe

Posted by on May 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Mistakes People Make When Moving A Canoe

When you’re moving house, there are often various possessions that need some special care and attention. Large, bulky or unusual items will all need their own unique moving arrangements, and you can probably use all three of those adjectives to describe a kayak or canoe! If you need to move this type of equipment, make sure you don’t fall foul of the following mistakes other people make. Not telling the removalist about your canoe or kayak When you book a removalist, it’s vital that you supply the company with a detailed and...

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Tips to Keep in Mind When Labeling Packing Boxes Before Moving

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips to Keep in Mind When Labeling Packing Boxes Before Moving

Some people who are moving for the first time find it hard to decide what information they should include when they are labeling moving boxes. This may be due to their inexperience in determining what information is important during a move. This article discusses some of useful tips that will help you to label moving boxes conveniently. Keep Weight in Mind It is very easy to focus on what is inside each box while paying no attention to the weight of those items. This can be a mistake because you may place a heavy box on top of a light one as...

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Tips For Long Term Antique Furniture Storage

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Long Term Antique Furniture Storage

Sometimes it can be necessary to move into temporary accommodation whilst waiting for a house purchase to go through. This can mean that you have to place your treasured antique furniture into long term storage, until you can complete your permanent move.  Here are some tips on how to keep your antique furniture safe and in good condition while it’s stored away. Climate control is a ‘must have’ for antiques Delicate antique furniture can be severely damaged by extremes of temperature and damp.  Make sure that the...

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How to Save Money When Hiring a Furniture Removalist

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Save Money When Hiring a Furniture Removalist

Using a furniture removalist is almost always recommended when you’re moving, as this can ensure your items are protected while in transit and that they’re loaded and unloaded safely as well. It can actually be cheaper to hire a removalist than to replace items that might get damaged if you managed your own move; however, you might still be wondering how to save money when hiring them. Note a few tips to consider for your next move. 1. Purge If you need to move it, you’ll need to pay a removalist to handle it; this is why...

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Phone Apps That Can Help Make Self-Storage Less Stressful

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Phone Apps That Can Help Make Self-Storage Less Stressful

Whether you’re in need of a self-storage facility before a move or simply to free up some space in your current home, itemising and organising your personal things can get stressful – but it doesn’t have to be. There are mobile phone apps for pretty much everything these days, and fortunately, there are plenty that can help self-storage prove a little less nightmarish. Here’s a rundown of the kind of phone apps you can’t afford to be without when using self-storage services. List-making apps The last thing you...

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First Time Furniture Removal Hire: 3 Ideas to Reduce Your Costs

Posted by on May 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on First Time Furniture Removal Hire: 3 Ideas to Reduce Your Costs

Are you moving out and wondering how you will carry all your stuff? Well, hiring furniture removalists is a reliable solution to ensuring safe transit for your belongings. However, you might be reluctant of going for removal services because of the expense it attracts. The good thing is you can do a couple of things to reduce your moving expenses when you hire removalists. If you have no experience with furniture removal services and using them for the first time, the following tips will be handy in helping you cut down your moving costs:...

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