Moving Across the Country: The Benefits of Backloading

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Moving Across the Country: The Benefits of Backloading

When I was offered a new job in Perth, I had to relocate my life from Brisbane. I had no idea how I was going to ship all my things across Australia. I considered hiring a van and doing it myself, but driving thousands of miles and then starting work when I arrived just didn't appeal to me. I looked into using a moving company, but I was put off a little by the cost. It was then my friend mentioned backloading. Backloading allowed me to haul my things across the country on trucks which were returning from another job. This drastically reduced the cost. I am now settled in Perth, but I wanted to start this blog to help others who need to store or move the things they own.

Why Enlisting the Services of Removalists Goes Well Beyond Convenience

As your moving date looms closer, you may be a ball of mixed emotions. Granted, a relocation is exciting as the thought of starting afresh in a new house, whether locally or in a different state, does present a world of possibilities. However, it is not uncommon for individuals to also experience a sense of trepidation, as the thought of packing up your entire house can be overwhelming even to the most organised person. Read More 

How to Help Your Dog Deal with Moving Day

Moving day, when the removalists arrive and begin to remove the contents of your homeā€”it can be a little bit unsettling, can't it? And of course, you know precisely why this is happening. Spare a thought for your dog, who doesn't understand what is going on. You don't want your dog to be upset or overly excited to the point of being disruptive, nor do you want them to be aggressive to all the removalists. Read More 

How To Lower Your Self-Storage Payments

A self-storage unit can improve your life in a variety of ways. It can eliminate the clutter from your home and facilitate your retail operations. With 10 percent of occupied homes in Australia being an apartment, adults may struggle to find space to store their possessions. Self-storage comes into play to ease this widespread predicament. However, self-storage unit payments may become daunting in the long run if you aren't careful in strategising your rental and negotiating your deal. Read More 

Top Tips When Choosing A Furniture Removalist

A common assumption made by people who need removal services is that all companies provide the same service. As such, they do not take time to examine the services and level of professionalism each removal company provides. So, what should you look for in a removal company? Below are some tips.  Check Reviews Internet reviews can help you determine whether you can trust a company to handle the furniture removals. Look for a company that has mostly positive reviews on social media. Read More 

Three Preparation Tips That Will Simplify Moving for You

The thought of having to move from one place to another makes everyone cringe. First is the fact that you will be disrupting your whole life, leaving behind your friends and everything else familiar for the unknown. To add to this apprehension, moving also means that you have to deal with the stress related to packing, making sure nothing is lost or damaged on the move and unpacking when you arrive. Read More