Last to last week, early this January I had to pack and move my household belonging in Bangalore. I had to relocate all my home appliances, tv, fridge, furniture, dining table and chair etc from koramangala to Indira Nagar in Bangalore. I approached a couple of movers and packers and was wondering if I could save money on packing and home shifting. You know, distance between Koramangala and Indira Nagar is less than 10 kilo meters and when I spoke with the movers and packers, somehow I was not quite convinced with the overall rates they quoted for local packing and home shifting services in Bangalore.
I did some research and found some interesting tips and ideas that helped me save money on packing and home shifting. You know what, they say there are off season and peak season for home shifting but these tips I am sure will work even in the busiest seasons of packing and moving. Continue reading Packing and Home Shifting: Ultimate guide to save money
When it’s about moving a house, you know you are after something complicated. Packing and moving a house become even more complicated when you want to move some of your household goods and store remaining household items in a safe and secured warehousing facility. Nut packing moving and storage in Bangalore can be done without hassles when you know how to get it right.
Often we receive calls from our users who require both packing and moving services along with storage services to store part of their household goods. Storage and warehousing facilities can be used to store household furniture like bed, sofa sets, center table, dining table, chair etc as well as for electronic appliances like TV, fridge, washing machine etc.
If you are in similar situation and want to pack and move some of your goods and need storage facility to store part of it then this post is for you. I am going to give you a good overview of packing, moving and storage services so that you know how to plan, what to expect from the service providers and what else you should do to get it right. Continue reading Moving and Storage in Bangalore: how to get it right
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 Top 10 things to do when moving a house in India
Transit insurance is basically an insurance product that protect against loss or damage of goods while in transit or being transported from one place to another. If you have used ecommerce website (I am sure you have), you will notice this term. So when you place an order with the Flipkart or Amazon, mostly your order (goods) is insured against loss/damage during transit. Hope you get the idea.
That’s about small consignments. But what about loss or damage when you are moving your entire household goods from Delhi to Mumbai or Bangalore to Gurgaon? Value of goods could be of lakhs of rupees and there are lots of risks involved, isn’t it?
But there is no reason for you to be worried about it. Transit insurance is an option and you can insure your entire household goods against any loss or damage. Transit insurance in moving household goods plays a very important role and you ought to take it seriously and understand it well. Continue reading Importance of Transit Insurance in Moving House in India
Relocating a home itself is a complicated task to handle and if you are a single and planning to relocate then you better prepare yourself before you start. From finding movers and packers companies to booking your own travel ticket and finding a new home in the city you are relocating to; it’s not going to be an easy thing. But that should not stop you from celebrating the new job or excitement of home relocating to a new city. After all you are all set to relocate your household goods to a new city and you must enjoy the excitement of moving and seeing new peoples and places. For this to happen, you need to have a plan of action and prepare yourself mentally to have fun and look after everything very carefully.
Since you are relocating to a new city and you are single, you will have to handle everything single handedly and patiently. While relocating a home, it’s going to test your mental and physical strength so prepare yourself well in advance. You are leaving the city and moving to a new place where you hardly know anyone. It’s going to be both exciting and challenging in different ways. Continue reading Home Relocating Tips for Single Woman in India: Moving
Kolkata – the city of Joy is also considered to be the cultural capital of India. According to Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems, 2014 conducted by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship & Democracy, Kolkata has been ranked as the no. 1 city to live in India. If you are moving to Kolkata and you are just settling out in your new home and wondering where to go and what to do, this post is for you.
If you are new here in Kolkata then I am going to help you plan your weekend and with some of the must to do things. There are so many things that you can do in the city of Joy, but I have picked some of the top things to do assuming you are new here in Kolkata. Continue reading Moving to Kolkata? Top 5 Things You Must Do in Kolkata
That magical feeling of moving to a new home is amazing and it can’t be expressed in words for sure. But moving to a new home is not all that easy; you have to find a moving company, coordinate with them and look after several small tasks to move finally to your new home.
We have published plenty of articles in the past where we shared lots of tips and articles on packing and moving. But this post is to talk about something else. Apart from finding movers and getting your household goods packed and moved there are other important things to do. And this post is to help you understand what else matters and how to get it right. Continue reading 5 Essential Things to Do When Moving to a New House
Movers and packers companies are mushrooming in India, especially in Delhi NCR region, reported The Economic Times. It’s really going to be nightmare for you if you end up with a shady movers and packers company due to lack of information or experience of dealing with movers and packers companies. After all, you don’t relocate your home every now and then and hence you may not have enough knowledge of the process.
You take professional help from movers and packers companies because you trust that they’ve got the expertise, experience and required resources to pack and relocate your goods safely. But what if you come to know that the movers and packers company you are about to hire is actually operating without valid license and registration of its business? How would you know if he is really representing a company or he is working part time to make some extra buck?
Sending your valuable household goods or car using movers and packers companies has its own complications and issues. But when you know the process and understand finer details of the trade, chances are you will end up hiring a truly reliable movers and packers company who will be able to relocate your household or car without any hassle. But if you end up with a mover who is not reliable, chances are you will regret why you did not hired a mover who was well placed but a little costlier than the one you hired. Continue reading How to Deal Smartly with Movers and Packers in India
Home relocation is a process of relocating domestic household goods and articles. You may relocate your home locally within the city or from one city to another city. When you relocate locally, it’s called local home relocation and when you are moving out from one city to another one it’s called a long distance home relocation.
Obviously packing and transporting everything from one city to another or even within the city could be a tedious thing. There are lots of smaller tasks and entities and a great deal of coordination will be needed to get it right. Fortunately there are relocation companies available who offer all types of home relocation services – both local and domestic ones.
But there is a small little confusion and that is when you speak to three or four different relocation companies and ask them about rates and charges of relocation services, you’ll be surprised to notice the gap between rates of relocation services of all of these companies. Some time you’ll like the rates but not the company, and at other times, you may love the profile of the company but may not afford them because their rates are higher. Continue reading 5 Smart Strategies to Make Home Relocation Affordable
Packing and moving of domestic household stuff may drive you nuts. I mean there are hell lots of things that must be planned and executed properly to move your household goods safely – either within the city or from one city to another city or state.
If you are planning to take help from a professional moving agency then you are certainly on the right path. But if you have decided to get your hand dirty and try doing it yourself then you have a task at hand. A Real challenging task that require full proof planning, good understanding of some of the basic measures you should take while packing and then getting it all done to best of the standards like a professionally trained movers and packers does. Continue reading DIY Packing Tips for Effortless Home Shifting in India