5 tips to get the most value from your removalist

May 9, 2018 | Moving House, Removals, Tips & Tricks

The simple truth is that sometimes, thought of moving from one premise to the other can be quite daunting. Now you finally have your dream house and you are happily planning to move in but when you think of how much you have to load and unload, you will realise just how unprepared you are! You need a removalist.

No matter the size of your property, it is desirable to get a professional removalist to take adequate care of all your moving needs. Not only does the extra manpower come handy, professionals will take care of all your items with extra caution. There are countless reasons why you should get a removalist company to do your packing, there are also tips on how you can get even more value from your chosen removalist.

This article suggests 5 tips on how you can get the most value from a removalist. Do sit back as we take you on this informative ride to your new destination.

1. Start by doing a little research

If you are not getting a removalist company through recommendations of people that have used them at an earlier time, to help you get the best value from whichever company you will be going for, it is best if you took pen to paper while weighing your options. Consider the proximity of the company to your home, professionalism and their customer reviews.

2. Get quotes and Compare prices

In as much as you want to be modest with your spending, you want to get the best value for your money. Not all expensive services are great services! Get prices from as many companies as you can, weigh their advantages and the con’s before settling for one.

3. Customer service

This is perhaps the most important point of all. Although it has been briefly mentioned above, it is very important to check companies with reviews so you have an inkling of how past clients have been dealt with. To get good value from your removalist, you have to be sure they have value to offer!

4. Help them to help you

Depending on the policies of the removalist company, you may be required to send a list of items to be moved so they have an idea of what they are dealing with. This made the list because some items may fall out of their scope and there will be the need to work around it.

5. Insurance

It is ideal to go with removalist companies that have adequate insurance cover. So to get the best value, you are saddled with looking out for the best!

These tips are not exhaustible as there are a thousand and one things to do when selecting a removalist company to help move your property. Here at movewithben.com.au we tick all the appropriate boxes and we can boldly say moving with us is the best decision you’ll ever make! Why don’t you move with us today?

These guys are fantastic, so polite and careful with everything they moved for us. They worked hard and there was not one complaint about all the stairs they had to climb at both places. I would highly recommend them to anyone.

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