A lot of people move daily to Auckland, from Auckland and within Auckland. For this many go for professional moving services while others opt for doing it by themselves. But if you want to hire a furniture movers Auckland service then there are things you need to keep in mind and monitor well:
Before the movers even begin their job, you have to take an inventory of the items you possess and just the amount of time it will need to pack them up. This is because if you don’t have an idea of the things you have then the inventory can get messed up after delivery which would create more problems later on.
Once the furniture movers arrive, make sure that they take proper measurement of the doors and all so that they can ensure whether everything fits well through them. Make sure that they don’t dismantle furniture arbitrarily as you should move furniture in one piece if you can.
The Right Tools
Make sure that the furniture movers have the right tools to disassemble the tables, legs, doors and frames as such. They should also have plastic bags to store any such valuable pieces.
Disassemble at the beginning
Before the moving begins, they should come to disassemble the furniture first and if possible they should get this part done before the day of moving itself. This is the most time consuming process. Ensure that before the movers touch your belongings, you remove any small parts which are precious and need to be kept separately. Save all the nuts, bolts and such in plastic bags and label them according to the machine they belong to.
How You Can Make Sure That The Parts Don’t Get Lost
This is a constant worry of every mover. So if you too suffer from this anxiety and can’t trust the furniture movers fully then follow the following steps:
- Tape up the bags containing the small parts to the underside of the larger pieces. But make sure you don’t stick them in those places where they can get damaged or call off while the piece is being moved.
- If something has a lot of parts then label them up and use a sticker to apply underside.
- If possible, get instruction books or papers on how to assemble the furniture and attach them to the underside as well.
Protect Fragile Pieces
Make sure that the furniture movers use proper moving blankets while moving your belongings. Along with this, ensure that they use packing tape in abundance as well. You are paying for the whole service either way so try to get the best out of them.
When putting up the furniture in the truck, make sure that the bigger pieces go first. Following the above mentioned steps will ensure that you get the best service possible while also making sure that you know what goes where. Ultimately, it will be easier to unpack this way