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

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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

5 Cost Saving Tips on Home Shifting to Help You Save More

Packing and moving of all of your household goods is going to cost you a lot; that’s what you think and you are really concerned about it. But you know what; there are many ways to cut costs and still get relocated quite comfortably and within budget. If you are planning to sift your household and goods and wondering how to cut costs and save more, then just read on. I am going to share a few quick and simple tips to help you save more on home shifting charges. Check out these Cost Saving Tips on Home Shifting to save more and relocate in cost effective manner

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How to Move Household Furniture Safely in India

Packing and moving of household furniture like bed, sofa set, wooden dining table with glass top, wooden chairs, heavy central table with glass top is not easy. Especially when you decide to pack and move household furniture of your own without hiring a Packers and Movers company. There are many advantages of hiring a professionally trained and well equipped packers and movers company to move household furniture safely. But that’s not the only option you have, in fact with right kind of tools and access to labors, you can relocate your furniture without hiring a movers and packers as well.

If you are willing to learn and trying to experiment then you can obviously pack and move all of your furniture along with other household goods of your own. Even if some of these furniture like cupboard, steel almirah etc is heavy and can’t be moved alone, if you have some sort of support available from other family members, you may like to do it all without hiring packers and movers. Even if hiring a mover is always better than taking all this stress, with just a little bit of planning and preparation, you should be able to do it quite comfortably. Continue reading

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How to Pack Electronics for moving it safely in India

We are living in a world where electrical goods and items have become an integral part of our living and lifestyle. We can’t do without TV, Fridge, Washing Machines, Home Theater, PCs, Laptops and several other types of electrical goods and appliances. Obviously, when you decide to shift your home, you get concerned about packing and relocation of these goods in safe and sound condition, especially when you plan to move of your own.

Packing is one of the most important aspects of overall shifting and you can’t get it right unless you have a solid plan in place. This post is to help you understand it all and teach you about how to get it right. Here’s how to Pack Electronics for moving it safely during home shifting in India. Continue reading

Home Shifting

Do it Yourself Packing Tips For Smooth Shifting

Home shifting is a really complicated process and you have to go through different circumstances during your move. You have to find answers of so many questions and ought to co-ordinate with different types of people. But one of the most important questions that you have to answer is “Whether to hire a mover to handle the entire packing and shifting assignment or you should do it yourself”. Of course you can hire a professionally managed and specialist packers and movers service provider company to help you in packing and shifting.

Hiring a professional mover is always better, because except usual supervision, you don’t have to be concerned about anything else as far as the packing and transportation is concerned. But you can save some extra money by doing it yourself. When you hire a mover, they are going to bill you for everything. But since packing is one of the most vital process, if you can do it yourself that is pack all your goods, you will be able easily save good amount of money.

I am assuming, you want to save some extra money on packing and moving and you are planning to do it yourself.  Let’s pack everything first and then we will find a trucking company or a mover to handle rest of the process. Here are some do it yourself packing tips to help you get started. Continue reading

How to Pack Kitchen Items for Moving: Packing Tips

When you think of shifting your home with all your household goods, getting all your household materials delivered to your new home in safe and sound condition without any damage is one of the biggest matters of concern for you. You know what you can do about it? Simply have plan in place and do good quality packing of all your goods and items. I’ll be talking about how to pack kitchen items for moving in more detail in this post.

We have written tons of posts on how to pack and move your home in the past on this relocation blog, but this post is to talk about packing your kitchen. Kitchen items requires extra precaution and special packing because most of the items of your kitchen are fragile in nature and it could get damaged quite easily even with a small little bit of collision.

This post is to give you a fair idea of how to plan, prepare and pack your kitchenware for safe and secured shifting. I am going to guide you step by step and help you get it right. Continue reading

Household Packing and Shifting

How to Unpack After Moving to a New House

Home shifting is a complicated process, right from searching packers and movers to finally hiring one to handle packing and shifting requires lots of patience and attention. Even if there are many essential processes in a typical home shifting, unpacking is one of the most difficult and tiring process. Let me tell you why I think so; because generally you are excited enough during packing and shifting because you are moving to a new home. You are also excited because there is high chance of shifting to a better and a bigger home. While packing all your essentials goods and articles, no matter how much attention you pay, there are chances of putting something in a box and then struggling to find it.

Also you are likely to feel tired after going through exhaustive process of packing and moving to your new home. Packers and movers companies also offer unpacking and rearranging services, but some time you feel like doing it yourself and save some extra rupees.

Here in this post, I am going to help you through the process and let you know how to unpack after moving to a new house. Following a proper sequence that is essential to non-essential will always be great, but you should not restrict yourself to this list exactly in same order because each relocation is different and so are your priorities and circumstances. Continue reading