Try to use proper removal cartons as they are designed to withstand the weight of the contents inside and also the necessary lifting and carrying during transportation. They can be obtained from Boxes and Bubbles
In the interest of safety, please keep all small children and pets away from removal men it can be dangerous moving large items of furniture try to get a neighbour or family member to attend to them
If possible try to dismantle all beds prior to removal, putting all screws in a safe place if you need removal men to take beds apart let us know prior to move.
Washing machine to be disconnected, and water removed from any hoses or the washing machine bowl removal men will assist in this if needed
When packing clearly mark only fragile boxes and not every box, all boxes will be moved with care but fragile boxes need to be packed in a different manner. Also clearly mark boxes enclosed with liquid.
Label boxes with the room they should be placed at the destination and do not over load boxes, heavier the item the smaller the box do not exceed 30kg
Ideally bubble wrap should be used on crockery and ornaments before placing in boxes, try to make sure you have everything packed when we arrive. Packing and wrapping may take longer than expected
Unpack all wardrobes, cupboards and drawers. If you are able to pack all of your belongings into boxes or its original packaging, it will make the move more practical. To be sure your fragile items are secure, use bubble wrap when packaging. Pack heavier items at the bottom of the package and lighter items at the top. If you have a lot of books or heavy items, try to allocate them evenly amongst other boxes.
If you have any items that are extremely heavy, please let us know in advance so that we are equip with the right tools to move these items on the day. It is also helpful for us to know in advance if you have any outdoor furniture or garage or shed items to move.
Taping your boxes enables us to stack things more securely and keep your belongings safe for the duration of transport, and while loading and unloading. Pack everything that can be boxed.
Use thick and sturdy cartons