Local Home Shifting in Delhi NCR: 5 Myths You Shouldn’t Fall For

Okay. So we have talked a lot in the past about home shifting in Delhi and also created some infographics and checklist to get it right. But while seating in my office yesterday, I received a call from a gentleman in Delhi who was looking for movers and packers for local home shifting in Delhi NCR (from Delhi to Gurgaon to be precise). He sounded like a well informed man and during our conversation; he shared some amazing facts that I thought is not commonly known to end users and I thought of writing a full post on these myths around local home shifting in Delhi NCR or elsewhere in India. There are so many myths about home shifting, especially local home shifting. Consciously or unconsciously, you may be affected by these myths and hence it’s important to uncover these myths. Continue reading Local Home Shifting in Delhi NCR: 5 Myths You Shouldn’t Fall For

Home Shifting in Mumbai: mistakes you can’t afford to make

Relocating your home from one city to another or within the city of Mumbai from one locality or suburb to another could irritate you; especially when you hire a movers company without adequate research and in hurry for home shifting in Mumbai.

Recently a friend relocated his house in Mumbai from one locality to another and he told me how frustrated he was that day. There were many mistakes from his side I would say and most of us make such mistake unconsciously and then regret later. Continue reading Home Shifting in Mumbai: mistakes you can’t afford to make

Packing and Moving: How to prepare for hassle free packing and shifting

Packing and moving your household can be a hectic task, especially if you have a lot of stuffs to pack and move them to a distant location (interstate or domestic relocation). Thing could get even worse if you have little time left before you pack and move your household furniture and home appliances. In order to do good quality packing and moving, you need to have some time to either contact a local mover or to arrange packing supplies and do it of your own.  I have moved to various places around India throughout my life and now finally placed in Kolkata. I have committed several mistakes like not contacting movers when i had time and always rushing in last moment. But I also learned a lot about packing, moving and relocating household articles (furniture, appliances, kitchen utensils, clothes, bags etc) easily.

I am a software engineer by profession. This profession requires a great deal of patience and resilience to stick to it for long. But I cannot stay at one place for long I somehow managed to switch places whenever I got bored. Born and brought up at Kolkata, But I have stayed in three more cities namely Pune, Bangalore and Delhi and have relocated my house several time. Continue reading Packing and Moving: How to prepare for hassle free packing and shifting

Office relocation in India: Hassle free ways to do office shifting

Office relocation is way more complicated because not only you have to pack and move everything safely, but you don’t have the liberty of time. After all you can’t afford to compromise with the productivity of your team and product/service delivery. This makes it even harder than domestic household goods shifting in India. Office shifting is not only about packing and shifting files, folders, PCs and servers from one office to another but it’s about relocating everything from tables to cabinets, server to keyboards, and projectors to cables. Time is very critical; you cannot afford to waste any time in shifting keeping your office work at halt. So you got to find some way to efficiently shift your office to your new location without wasting any extra time, effort or money in the process. Continue reading Office relocation in India: Hassle free ways to do office shifting

Home Shifting Services in India: 5 sure shot ways to end up in a mess

It is always painful to say good bye to your friends and relatives with whom you have shared countless memories, but you can’t really help it. Some time moving out from your favorite house to a new city is the only option, especially when you are getting transferred at your work or moving out to pursue your dream. But these feelings may be temporary and what hurt more than going away from your loved ones is when you receive your favorite dining table cracked or even worse, getting your 42 inch plasma screen TV damaged during the course of shifting your house.

Choosing a movers and packers for home shifting services in India is way more complicated than you could ever think of. But you are innocent and if you are hiring a movers and packers for home shifting services in India then you may take it too lightly and have a casual approach. Continue reading Home Shifting Services in India: 5 sure shot ways to end up in a mess

Moving to a new city in India? Here’s how to settle down easily

There are times when opportunity knocks on your door and you have to relocate to a new city. Packing and moving to a new city is something that you can hardly avoid be it for studies or jobs, to pursue your dream of starting a company or expanding your business. There is absolutely no way that we can let go a lucrative offer of a better life style and career when it comes to choosing between your home or old place and settling into a new one.

Packing and moving is no easy task, especially post move situation is going to be very different in most cases.  Even though it means to get out of your comfort zone or the familiar neighborhood hospitality that you have enjoyed till now, it might not be an easy task at all. Continue reading Moving to a new city in India? Here’s how to settle down easily

Overseas trip from India: Here’s how to plan and prepare

Planning for an overseas trip from India and wondering where to start and how to plan your move to avoid any hassles? Well mate I have been though this situation when I was way too excited because I was moving abroad, but I was also concerned and unsure about several things. I know many people who had their childhood dreams to go on overseas trip from India at least once in their lifetime. But easier said than done, even after lot of hurdles, if you have somehow managed to grab an opportunity to settle overseas, there are still a lot of things to be taken care of. I have been to Mozambique, Africa thrice; I have stayed there for almost 8 years now and have got NRI status.  Continue reading Overseas trip from India: Here’s how to plan and prepare

Interstate Home Shifting in India: Here’s how how I did it last month

Interstate home shifting in India can be way more complicated than a usual local home shifting like moving from one city to another within the city. Right from screening and finding movers and packers who offer interstate home shifting in India to getting them to pack, insure and move your goods safely is not easy. You have to keep an eye on everything just to ensure that nothing get wrong.

Last month only, I have done a successful Interstate home shifting in India – moved my entire household materials, appliances, furniture etc from Jaipur (Rajasthan) to Badodara (Gujarat, India). I have moved along with my family and all my household goods at one go. Actually I was overburdened with a lot of household goods; I even tried to sell off my old stuffs and give away to poor people or simply throw the rest which have little or no value. After getting rid of all these stuffs still I was left with household items of almost 2 bhk.

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Local Shifting in Kolkata: Here’s how to do it right

Last weekend only I finally relocated from Behala to Tollygunge, Kolkata and now I know a lot more about local shifting in Kolkata and how to get it right even in the first attempt. From the day I decided to move and shift my entire household goods, I was quite worried.

You know home shifting is a way too tedious thing to do, especially if you are moving your entire household goods first time. You won’t be able to figure out what to do and how to get it all packed and moved without any scratch and damage. I know there are movers and packers in Kolkata that I can hire for local home shifting in Kolkata, but finding and hiring a mover is the most complicated thing you will be dealing with while shifting your house. Continue reading Local Shifting in Kolkata: Here’s how to do it right

How to Arrange a Birthday Party at Home in India

Wondering about how to arrange a birthday party at your home? Do you want to celebrate your child’s upcoming birthday in a grand manner but not sure how to get make it amazing and memorable? If you have answered yes, you should read this post because I am going to give you a good overview of how to arrange a birthday party at your home.

It is a good idea to invite all your friends and relatives over this auspicious occasion. But making adequate arrangements of food, décor, cakes and pleasing those many people at once may not be easy if you don’t plan things in advance. Obviously you would like to make it an amazing evening that everyone will cherish, won’t you? Continue reading How to Arrange a Birthday Party at Home in India