Home Shifting in Bangalore: All you need to know about

Are you planning for a house shifting in Bangalore but unable to figure out the right ways to tackle everything from searching and finding movers to getting estimates and scheduling your move? I have worked with several movers and packers companies; initially in my personal capacity as a consultant and later through ServiceSutra and have a good understanding of how it all works and what is to be done for a hassle free home shifting in Bangalore. From planning, finding and booking home shifting services in Bangalore to actually getting your goods moved and unpacked – I will help you understand everything from an insider’s perspective. Continue reading Home Shifting in Bangalore: All you need to know about

Best Practices for Home Shifting in India: Dos and Don’ts

Home shifting in India is not at all easy. Besides being tough, it is emotionally draining as well. You have to take care of hell lots of things while doing a home shifting. You may have to look for reliable movers, check their credentials, find out costs implications, and deal with transportation hassles and what not. All in all home shifting is not an easy thing and especially so when you are moving your house for the first time and don’t have any prior experience of packing and shifting. To top it all, you are always dealing with a feeling of insecurity about getting your goods damaged during relocation. Continue reading Best Practices for Home Shifting in India: Dos and Don’ts

Packing and moving a house in one day on urgent basis

Seriously speaking, packing and moving a house is tough when you have to do it in just one day. Ideally, one has to plan everything in advance from looking for a movers and packers to making other arrangements. But what to do when you missed to plan and schedule anything and reached a point where you have to pack and move your stuff? If you are in such a situation then this post can help you because I am going to share some no-nonsense tips to help you pack and move your house on urgent basis in just one day. Continue reading Packing and moving a house in one day on urgent basis

Moving to a Smaller House? Here’s how to downsize inventory before moving

Are you moving to a smaller house of your own from a large rented house? Are you concerned about extra household furniture and other domestic goods and wondering what to do with extra stuff? Your current may have lots of space to accommodate loads of furniture and other items, but storing these goods in comparatively smaller house may be challenging. Continue reading Moving to a Smaller House? Here’s how to downsize inventory before moving

Checklist of Things To Do for Hassle Free Home Relocation

Home shifting can be a very hectic experience if you don’t plan and keep track of everything needs to be done. Whether you are moving within the country or outside the country, it is going to drain your energy completely. But more than draining your energy level, it is going to be mentally stressful for you. Your physical strength might be protected from being stressed only if you contact a ‘movers and packers’ company. But what about the mental stress? Continue reading Checklist of Things To Do for Hassle Free Home Relocation

How to Move Home Appliances without Damaging It

Ever wondered if you could pack and move home appliances without damaging it? In fact scratches or minor damages are one of the biggest concerns while moving home. The word ‘scratch’ makes everyone feel a sensation of pain. It is infact an action of hurting someone physically and leaving a mark on it. But is being scratched physically more painful than the scratches our appliances procure? Or make on the floor or the nearest wall when they are being displaced? Continue reading How to Move Home Appliances without Damaging It

Next Day Local Shifting: Here’s how to get it right

Proper packing is the key to safe and smooth local shifting. Because when you pack your domestic goods properly, you can be rest assured that goods can be handled and transported safely. Obviously you can pack your goods properly when you have all of the tools and prior experience of packing things especially those delicate crockery items and glassware or chinaware utensils. Continue reading Next Day Local Shifting: Here’s how to get it right

Hiring Movers for Home Shifting vs Self Move in India

One of the biggest dilemmas you could have is to decide whether you want to pack and move yourself or hire a movers and packers to do all of the packing and shifting. This is the most crucial question that has to be answered by anyone planning for home relocation. And I am going to help you decide and share my point of views, advantages, disadvantages and much more to help you decide better.

I have seen people struggling even with local shifting when they had just a few items. They will make several calls here and there but could never think of taking a van and moving the stuff himself. You know what, at times, it is easier to call a van and get things moved without complicating it by involving movers and packers companies. But that is when you have just one item or two to move. For me, hiring movers and packers will only make sense when I have a few items that need additional efforts and I can’t handle myself or when I am thinking of a long distance move like from Bangalore to Gurgaon or vice versa. Continue reading Hiring Movers for Home Shifting vs Self Move in India

Moving to a new house: 12 Things I could have done differently

If you have packed and moved your household goods in the past, I am sure you would agree that there were lots of silly mistakes that you could have avoided or could have done differently. Whether you book a mover or do the entire packing and moving yourself, there are certain silly mistakes that you are bound to commit. We have talked a lot about what to do when moving a house and shared lots of tips on how to do hassle free home shifting in India. Continue reading Moving to a new house: 12 Things I could have done differently

Tips to do Home Shifting without Spending a Fortune

Last month a friend moved from Barrackpore, North Kolkata to Siliguri. Probably, this was the first home shifting his family was doing. I was quite involved and tried to help my friend. Only when they left and got settled in Siliguri, my friend called me to say thanks and told me how they end up spending way more than what he could have on home shifting. His dad was absolutely gutted, as he was not expecting it to be such a costly affair. Home shifting is like that only. If you don’t plan it do it right, not only you will end up spending hell lots of money, but you may also pack and move lots of stuff that you actually don’t need. Continue reading Tips to do Home Shifting without Spending a Fortune