Ok, maybe the title is a little misleading because moving is invariably stressful. However, with these tips, you will hopefully experience minimal stress during your move. Some things to keep in mind when considering your removal company:
- A well-established company
- Not located too far
- Services offered
Keep it Professional
While there are many individuals and services out there offering removal services at extremely low prices, not all of them are legitimate. It really is worth hiring a professional in this instance, as you are trusting them with your valuable – both financial and sentimental – belongings. Look to hire a removal company that is established, insured, and reputable to help with your move. A professional removal service knows how to pack and move belongings to minimise fragile item casualties and maximise efficiency. You’re also much more likely to encounter friendly and courteous movers by hiring a professional removal company. This is so important when choosing a removal company to help reduce stress and anxiety.
Location, Location, Location
When searching for a removal company, look for a company located near you as well as in the surrounding areas. This helps narrow your search while keeping it broad enough to find the right company and service. For instance, if you live in St. Albans, you may find a great removal service by broadening your search slightly to removals in Hertfordshire.
Look for Additional Services
When looking for a removal company, see if they provide any additional services. Some removal companies offer packing and storage services as well. A few may even provide all of the materials for packing. The extra services are useful should you decide that there’s too much packing to do alone or if you discover that you don’t have enough room for everything upon moving into your new space. It’s also nice to hire a company that provides several services because it means that they are experienced in the moving process and the company is much more likely to be established.