Category Archives: Relocation Tips

Moving to a house versus moving to an apartment

Moving to a house versus moving to an apartmentWhile you are relocating from one place to another, you have to shift your whole living space to a new space, an unfamiliar and completely new place. If you are moving form an apartment in to a new house then it is an upgrade, your situation has improved and you are now moving to a more advantageous position, whereas if you are moving from a house to an apartment the situation can be lot more different. In this post I am going to talk about the difference between moving to a house Vs moving to an apartment. Continue reading

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What to Look for When Hiring Packers and Movers in India

Packing and moving of all of your household goods is nothing less than a stressful task given the complexities involved in shifting a house. Right from planning to finding best and most reliable moving service provider, it’s not going to be an easy ride.  Finding rightly placed packers and movers in India is not an easy task. Packers and movers industry is still operated by non tech-savvy service providers. But you know what, if you want to relocate your household materials safely then there is no alternate option other than engaging with a professionally managed relocation service provider who can get it right.

Even if it’s not all that hard to make a quick search on Google and come up with a long list of packers and movers in India, but finding one who you can rely up on is not going to be all that easy. You may argue that you can quickly build a list of some of the best packers movers companies in India and then choose one from the list after looking at their rates. But it doesn’t work that way. Rate is just one of the criteria, there are many more parameters and filters that you should consider and apply before taking a decision about hiring a mover. Continue reading


Decoding Rates of Movers and Packers in India

So you have decided to hire movers and packers and even asked for a few quotations. Great…! But a word of advice: there might be some hidden charges in the quotation your relocation service company may not divulge at first.

Curious? Spare 5minutes and give this a read.

Movers and packers companies in India offer end-to-end home shifting and relocation services. Obviously there is a cost associated with the shifting that movers and packers companies will charge from you. But did you know that a domestic shifting basically is a combined process of multiple small tasks and there are different cost heads under which a mover and packer service provider is going to charge you? Some times it becomes really hard for you to understand why a mover has charged certain fees and you could have avoided paying such fees.

This post is going to give you a good idea of how to avoid paying more when hiring movers and packers in India for household  shifting services.

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Office Shifting tips and advise

How to Do Office Shifting Without Losing Productivity

Office shifting is different than a typical home shifting because when you are doing a home shifting you can manage to take leave for a couple of days. But when you think of shifting an office, you can’t even imagine taking a leave. Why? I heard you asking. Because, there are products to be shipped and services to be delivered to your customers. They are. You can’t afford to lose the production or at least you have to ensure that the work is least affected.

Depending on the size of your office and strength of the team, office shifting may sound like a big headache. But trust me, if you have a plan in place and delegate some of the responsibility on your team members then things will be much easier to manage. It’s always a good idea to involve your team members and let them pack their own cabins and label them properly so that they can locate their own goods after delivery. Involving team will also help you ensure that only necessary office goods are being packed. What else can be done to shift an office without affecting the work and losing the productivity? There are so many things that you should look at but here are the 10 most important tips for you to get started  with corporate and office shifting. Continue reading

Packing of fragile items

10 Things to Remember when Packing Kitchen Items

Packing kitchen items for moving it without involving a packers and movers service provider is not going to be easy. Most of the kitchen appliances are fragile in nature and it must be packed very carefully before you move it. I am sure you are literally scared to pack these kitchen items because you want to ensure that it can be moved without any damage. Kitchen utensils are usually of different shapes and types like glass, china, fiber etc. Some of them are there lying needlessly on the shelf, possibly you have forgotten about them and these items may require proper cleaning before you pack them. Continue reading

Packing a house

A to Z of Shifting a House in India: Home Shifting Tips

Shifting a house in India from one locality to another is a hard task. Home shifting is actually a time consuming task that you would not like to do especially when you can hire a professionally trained house shifting service providers who can do it for you for a fee. It takes lots of effort in shifting a house in India, safely and cost effectively. But no matter how irritating and exhausting it could become, if you have a plan and you are determined to do it yourself then I am with you.  I am going to share some useful home shifting tips with you and I hope by the time you finish reading this post, you will be ready to take this challenge and move your goods safely.

So are you ready? Shall we start? Let’s start. Continue reading

Household Goods Moving

Shifting Household Goods? 5 Ways of Ending in a Mess

Just because you hired a movers and packers service providers who claims to be the best in moving household goods, you think that all is done and your goods will be packed and delivered on time? Think again, seriously. When it’s about safety of your goods, even a small human error could cost you. So right from finding movers and packers companies to move your household goods, to looking after each and every process that your mover is going to carry will be crucial.

But you know what, if you know the process and pay some attention you can easily avoid getting in to a mess. Are you making some of these mistakes? Let’s check it out.

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Packers and Movers Quotation Format and Template for Download

If you are in to packing and moving business and you have got everything up and running, but looking for a format or a template of quotation then here is one for you.

There are a few hardworking owners of packers and movers companies who can’t write good English. Here’s a simple quotation format that a mover can use while sending quotations to a potential customer. With just a little bit of edits, you can use this quotation template for both local and domestic home shifting assignments. Feel free to download this Packers and Movers Quotation Format or Template.

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Decoding Quotation format of Packers and Movers in India

If you are planning to move your house and you are unsure about rates and charge of packers and movers companies then you are not alone. We often receive calls from users who are confused about rates and charges of packers and movers for home shifting services. So here in this post, I am going to decode a standard quotation that you are most likely to get when hiring a movers and packers.

Here are some of the most commonly used cost heads in quotation format of packers and movers companies in India. Let’s decode it all. Continue reading

after the shifting

Moving to a New House? Here’re the essential things to do

Enough has been written about how to pack and move your household goods safely. We have published so many checklists, how to tips and what not. But this post is going to be very different because it’s less about to shift and more about how to prepare and what is to be done to ensure your new home is ready for you to move and get settled in.

There are hell lots of things that you will be taking care of. Right from finding movers and packers to organizing and scheduling everything and finally getting your goods transported and delivered to your new house. But there are certain essential things that should be looked in to before you start unpacking and settling down in your new sweet home. Here in this post I am going to talk about those essential things. So are you ready? Let’s get to the point then. Continue reading