Summer is the busiest time for the packers and companies in India, for most of the transfer and posting happen between April and August. If you have got promotion, then probably that’s the best experience to have, but if you are being transferred to a different city or state, I am sure you will be concerned about relocating your household goods and family. And lets agree on that, shifting and relocating to a distant city is not going to be easy, even if you there are professional movers and packers agencies available across all cities in India, who can help you. As the number of people relocating is increasing rapidly these days. The number of cases of fraud and cheating by movers and packers has also increased to an alarming level. And if you are planning to avail the services of packers and movers for household relocation and you are concerned about the frauds and cheating by the movers and packers, then worry not. Today I am going to help you about how to spot and avoid frauds by packers and movers in India.
No matter if you are relocating within your city or to a different state, relocation has its own complexities. But, if you plan it well and schedule everything properly, your relocation experience could get better and smooth. Here are few tips that will help you shift domestically, that to without creating any burden on your budget.
Start by creating a list of all the items you want to pack and move. Everything depends on the inventory of the items. Unless you know the inventory that is to be packed and moved, its going to be hard for you to get an estimate. So, create a list of your household goods, which includes large items first, followed by small items. This list will help you when you’ll be taking the estimates from movers and packers company.
Now contact a few packers and movers, who can help you in relocation. Get an idea of the costs involved, and the time required for packing and moving. (You may request free quotes estimates from 3 Packers and Movers in India by posting your requirements here.)
Most of the time, moving companies negotiate on their labour charges, warehousing facilities and many other services like unpacking or re-arranging. So, negotiate with them well to get better rates.
Once you have hired a mover, your relocation is going to be very easy. Beneath are a few more tips that you may like to use.
- Make sure to get update your new address in certain places such as the bank, LPG provider, electricity provider, telephone provider and etc.
- Pack all your important documents in a separate bag and carry it with yourself. Make sure that you pack even the tiniest of documents very carefully.
- Pack all the important things carefully. Important things include driving license, passports, cash, jewelleries and other precious things. Pack them and keep them near, or with you.
- Stop subscription that you avail currently because, you will be going to a different place so you wouldn’t require them any more.
- Ones your home is empty and every good is packed and loaded in the truck, go and check the rooms once again. See if there’s anything left or not.
Over to you
Before you relocate, always pre-plan the entire process well, and then relocate smoothly. If you know any other tips and tricks to relocate without any hassle, then share with us in the comment box below.