Easy House cleaning tips for Diwali: Step by step guide

Diwali is one of my favorite festivals and I am really in to it these days. My preparations for Diwali start at least two weeks before Diwali. It starts with house cleaning and ends with cleaning of my work table in the office. House cleaning is not something that all of us could be excited about. In fact cleaning a house before Diwali is a ritual and whether you like it or not, you ought to do it (obviously for those who celebrate Diwali). It’s a festival of lights, diyas, phuljhari and mild crackers. But lights and diyas will sparkle only when we keep our home, office and society clean.

I am sure you have already started cleaning your house. But if not yet, then this post is for you. I am going to share some easy to follow house cleaning tips to get you started with house cleaning. Otherwise you always have the option to find professional cleaning companies who can take care of it. But I am sharing some easy to follow house cleaning tips so that you can do it yourself.

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Top 10 things to do when moving a house in India

Packing and moving a house is a complicated task irrespective of whether you are hiring a movers and packers or doing it yourself. There are tons of tasks that one has to carry out. Right from sorting out inventory to get everything packed, finding a trucking company to hiring a truck (in case you are moving of your own). There are plenty of tasks in your to do list and you ought to tick them off one by one.

Here in this post, I am going to give you a good overview of what matters and need your attention when moving a house in India. It’s possible that all of the tasks and tips mentioned here may not be relevant to your specific move, but trust me most of them are relevant and applies to every household move.

There are some major tasks that you will remember to address most likely irrespective of whether you are maintaining a proper things to do for moving a house or not. But there are a few smaller tasks which you may simply ignore for example intimating the newspaper vendor to stop dropping news paper every morning. Continue reading

Finding Charges of Pest Control Companies in Bangalore

Are you tired of pests and flies and want to get pest control done at your house in Bangalore? Unsure about which pest control company to hire who could offer effective pest control services in Bangalore just at the right price? Use ServiceSutra – ServiceSutra makes it super easy to find and hire best pest control companies in Bangalore without any hassle.

There are so many pest control companies in Bangalore and it’s not going to be easy to find a service provider who is competent enough to offer best quality pest treatments at competitive rates. Rates of pest control services vary depending on several parameters such as: Continue reading

Household Storage and Warehousing in India: How to get it right

Household storage and warehousing facility can be availed to store basic domestic household goods, appliances, furniture etc in a safe and secured storage facility. Such storage or warehousing facility is managed and offered by movers and packers companies in India.

Movers and packers companies in India not only offer packing and shifting service, but they also offer storage service, exclusively for household goods like TV, fridge, washing machine, furniture etc. Just to put things in perspective, storage and warehousing facility by movers and packers companies are usually for storage of basic household materials.

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Home Pest Control Tips for Ants, Cockroach, Flies, Termites and Bed Bugs

Home pest control should be left to the professionals because they can identify and control these pests better than all of us. But did you know that even after getting professional pest control done at home, there are chances of re-appearing? Pests and bugs are like those friends who don’t need an invite to visit you. They automatically find a reason to be in your home.

These bugs and pests like ants, cockroaches and flies could get attracted to many things; from leftover food particles to sweetness of honey and even smell of fruits. But with just a little bit of effort, you may get rid of these pests and bugs using natural home pest control methods. Continue reading

How Much Does it Cost to Hire Movers and Packers in India?

Okay. I am back to the costs of hiring movers and packers companies in India. Based on my personal experience and the number of calls we receive on day to day basis at ServiceSutra, this seems to be the most frequently asked question. Every third caller who calls our helpline no, want to know the charges and costs of hiring a movers and packers for shifting of certain things.

More on this later, but the strange thing is, without even explaining about the goods that they want to move, they ask us about the costs. They hardly care to understand about the process or how does cost vary depending on the specific requirements of the users.

But anyways, in this post I want to give you a good overview of how much does it cost to hire movers and packers in India for various types of shifting and relocation services. Although it’s hard to get exact rates for shifting or storage needs without surveying or knowing certain things, but this post should give you a good overview of how the movers and packers companies estimates the costs. Continue reading

Corporate Relocation Services by Movers Packers in India

Corporate relocation services are offered by movers and packers companies to help employers relocate their employees from one city to another city in case of a transfer. It could be well within India or even abroad. There are plenty of things that have to be looked after like relocation of household goods, finding a new place to stay, travel arrangements for the employee and much more.

Movers and packers companies in India have started offering complete end to end corporate relocation services to big corporate houses. The best part of corporate relocation services are that the employee or the employer can relax while their relocation partner can handle everything from packing and shifting of domestic household goods to booking tickets for the travel and making other arrangements at the destination. Continue reading

3 Amazing Pest Control Methods worth Trying: Pest Prevention

Pest prevention is not a onetime thing. If you don’t want to see cockroaches, ants and mice around when you enter your home, not only you have to get pest control done, but also work on the methods of pest prevention.

The problem with some of us is, we are happy to spend money on interior designing, but we’ll pay attention to pests and bugs only when it’s out of control. Cockroach and ants are common especially when you are living in an apartment or a complex where there are plenty of flats. Even if you keep it clean, same drainage is shared by your neighbors where cockroaches can hide quite easily. And best of all pests and ants does not need an invite and they will appear without invitation (you may laugh, that was a pun). Continue reading

How to Hire Movers and Packers in India in 3 Easy Steps

When you buy a new phone or a fancy watch, all that you have to do is visit an online ecommerce website, check specs, compare rates and place your order. You even have the convenience to make payment after your products has been delivered to you. And even after making payments and receiving your order, you have the opportunity to return the product and get your money back. That’s how easy it is to buy a product on the internet.

Unfortunately same is not possible when you want to hire movers and packers in India to pack and move your household goods, car or bike. Buying a product like mobile or watch and hiring a service provider like relocation companies or pest removal companies online are two different things. Rates of services are mostly fixed and it may not vary as much. But rates of services as well as quality of services are more likely to vary from one service provider to another. And hence it is important to find and hire carefully. Continue reading

15 Pest Control Tips to Keep Your Kitchen Pest Free

Kitchen is one such place where you spend good amount of time if you like cooking and you love food. Whether your made cook for you or you like to cook yourself, I am sure you would not like to see any pests and bugs in your kitchen. Cockroach and ants can easily enter in your kitchen and I am sure don’t like them, do you?

Kitchen is to make healthy and tasty foods and guests like ants and cockroaches are not allowed in my kitchen. I simply hate them and can’t see them wandering. Not its unhygienic, they bring lots of diseases with themselves. Continue reading