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The Importance of Planning Your Move

Just like the old saying, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail”. The same thing is true when it comes to house or furniture removals. The process of transferring is quite challenging. If the proper preparations are not done, then this could result in a huge waste of time, resources, and effort.

How can planning help to make my task of moving to a new home a successful one? Here are some tips. During planning, a list of all the steps you need to go through prior to moving day is created. Some of the steps include:

  • Determining which items you are going to take to your new home, and which items will be sold, given away or disposed of.
  • Identifying the supplies that you will need in order to pack the things you will be bringing to your new home.
  • Settling your bills and informing your important contacts the details about your new location.
  • Looking for a reliable company that will assist you in accomplishing your tasks prior to the moving day.

If you do not plan your move ahead of time, the chances are high that you will overlook some important steps which can cause problems for you in the future.


1. Learn to Prioritise

When you have already listed the list of things you need to accomplish before moving day, arrange them according to priority. Remember to always put on top of your list the tasks that are hardest to do. If you start tackling these items early on, you will have enough allowance to resolve any problems that may arise in the future.

2. Make sure to check details related to finances

Many people will agree that moving can become quite costly if proper planning is not performed. Always make it a point to check the details indicated in the insurance of the moving company that you chose. The policy you get should have covered breakages or damages that might happen during the moving day. If the provisions of the policy have not included these items, you might want to talk to the moving company about it to have it added.

3. Always be organised

Things can become stressful somewhere along the preparation stage of moving. Always be focused and stick to your plan at all times. Pack your items in a practical manner. Make sure to package your valuable items with cushions and a lot of newspapers. Do not overload your boxes with bulky items like books or small pieces of furniture since this may increase chances of breakage.

4. Hire Removals and Storage Newcastle for your next big move

One of the important items that should be included on your to-do list when you plan for you move is hiring a reliable moving company to assist you. Removals and Storage Newcastle is your most trusted partner when it comes to moving. We have been certified by the Australian Furniture Removers Association (AFRA). We make sure that we are able to help out our clients in all of their moving concerns such as containers, materials for packing, modes of transportation for vehicles and pets, unpacking services and much more.
We have been in the industry for 5 years already which has helped us gain a deeper understanding of our client’s needs. We make sure that all of our transactions are well documented. With our house or office removal services, you never have to worry about moving ever again. If you need assistance in the preparations for moving to your new home, contact us at 1300769467 and we will be glad to help you out.