How to Settle Down After Moving to a New City in India

Moving and shifting in India can be a hectic and time taking process, and settling and adjusting at a new place may further add to it. If you are wondering about how to settle down after moving to a new city, then I think I can help you out. We use to move out to new city every three years and I know how to settle down easily in a new city.

Moving to a new city along with your family and kids has its own complexities and getting used to with the new place is equally difficult. Sometime it may be smooth and at other times, you may find it difficult. You have to start all over again, from buying brooms to buckets, lightings and fittings to extra power plug in the kitchen, not so easy especially when you are in a new city and less familiar with the neighborhood.

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How to sell unused goods when moving a house in India

As I have conveyed through my previous posts that the best way to reduce your burden before leaving your current place is to donate or sell unused goods when you are moving to a new house, especially in India. You can save yourself from the hassles of packing and moving them and also save on the bills of movers and packers for shifting services. I would rather sell unused goods and household items and make some money to pay the bills, than taking all the pain in packing and transporting them to my new house. Especially when I know I don’t need those items in near future. Continue reading How to sell unused goods when moving a house in India

List of Things To Do When You Move a House in India

Before I talk about the list of things to do when you move a house in India, I would like to tell you about my uncle who kind of forced me to check his to do list for moving a house.

My uncle was in Indian army and obviously he is a well disciplined man who likes everything to be the perfect. We often call him that it’s really hard to cope-up with a man who will think from five different angles even before hanging a painting on the wall.  Recently a friend met him and he said he liked my uncle. In USA he says, they usually do lots of planning before actually they do a thing, be it hanging a painting on the wall or placing a sofa in the living area. Continue reading List of Things To Do When You Move a House in India

Home Shifting Services in India and How to get it right

Moving and relocation companies offer door to door home shifting services in India and you can book their home shifting services to get your house materials packed and moved without issues. But no matter how experienced the relocation team is, you have to manage and track certain things to get it right. You should plan strategically and do it well in advance to avoid any possible mistakes that can latter cost you. Continue reading Home Shifting Services in India and How to get it right

Local home shifting in India: Here’s how to save money

Local home shifting in India can be done in several ways if distance between your current residence and new house is not much. If you do not have a lot of good to shift then you might even hire a medium sized goods vehicle and pack and load them yourself to shift it to your new location. But if you have a lot of household items especially the heavy weight home appliances and fragile items like a dinner set to pack and move then you should book a professional movers and packers who offer local home shifting in India.

I myself stay in a rented apartment and have to shift my house locally after my tenancy contract is over which is usually 11 months and I know how it is. But since I am staying all alone, I don’t have lots of big items but still I prefer to book local movers and packers. You know it is not always easy to move even a 160 liter fridge if you don’t have someone to support you. Continue reading Local home shifting in India: Here’s how to save money

Home Relocation Services in Gurgaon: How to find best rates

Home relocation is always being a matter of headache for us. First of all there are several parameters that we should consider before opting for a particular packer mover. I have recently shifted from Gurgaon to Agra with the help of a movers and packers in Gurgaon who offer door to door home relocation services. Believe me or not, its way more complicated that I had thought. I have learnt from my past mistakes that you can end up in real trouble if you do not choose a right service provider. I have a transferable job and I have to transfer my home appliances and other household goods every three or four years. Hence I know quite a bit about home relocation services and hot it works. Continue reading Home Relocation Services in Gurgaon: How to find best rates

Here are the Best Places to Live in Delhi, India

Are you planning to move to Delhi but not sure about the best places to live in Delhi? I have compiled a detailed list of best places and localities where you may live in Delhi if you are moving from another city and planning to rent a house for living. But just before that, lets understand Dilli.

New Delhi the National Capital of our Nation is a cosmopolitan city in true sense. It is officially known as NCT (National Capital Territory) later it got the status of National Capital Region under the Constitutions of India’s 69th amendment act of 1991. It connects all the major cities like Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad (Haryana), Neharpur (Greater Faridabad), Ghaziabad (UP), Greater Noida (UP), Sonpat, Panipat, Rohtak, Meerut, Alwar, Bharatpur etc. New Delhi is well connected through its mega network of Metrorail service.  Speaking from personal experience, among all other metropolitan cities metro railways, Delhi metro is the best.  Continue reading Here are the Best Places to Live in Delhi, India

Packing and Home Shifting: Ultimate guide to save money

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

Moving and Storage in Bangalore: how to get it right

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

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 Top 10 things to do when moving a house in India