MOVING HINTS – BEFORE YOUR MOVERS ARRIVE

  • ATTEMPT TO CLOSE AND SEAL ALL BOXES. OPEN BOXES TAKE MORE TIME WHICH EQUALS HIGHER
    COSTS TOO YOU
  • BEFORE PACKING CLOSETS, SOME MOVERS OFFER COURTESY WARDROBE CARTONS FOR YOUR
    HANGING CLOTHES TO USE DURING YOUR MOVE, ASK YOUR MOVER
  •  REMOVE ITEMS FROM WALLS AND DISCONNECT AND RECONNECT ALL APPLIANCES. MANY MOVERS
    INSURANCE WILL NOT COVER DAMAGE TO HOME FROM THESE SERVICES
  •  REMOVE OR SECURE ANY BREAKABLES OR VALUABLES FROM YOUR FURNITURE
  •  MOST FURNITURE (SUCH AS BEDROOM FURNITURE DRAWERS) CAN BE LEFT LOADED WITH ITEMS
    SUCH AS CLOTHES AND LINENS
  •  TO SAVE MOVING COSTS DISASSEMBLE AND REASSEMBLE ANYTHING YOU CAN
    EX: REMOVE MIRRORS FROM DRESSERS, DISASSEMBLE BEDS, LEGS OFF DINING ROOM TABLE
  • IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO DISASSEMBLE AND REASSEMBLE ITEMS MOVING COS. WILL DO IT FOR YOU
    HAVE A ZIPLOCK BAGGIE OR SOMETHING COMPARABLE AVAILABLE TO TRANSPORT HARDWARE
    TAKE HARDWARE TOO DESTINATION YOURSELF TO INSURE ARRIVAL
  • REMOVE SHELVES FROM FURNITURE AND SECURE OR REMOVE SHELF CLIPS
  • BEFORE LEAVING RESIDENCE, DOUBLE CHECK ALL CLOSETS AND DRAWERS
  • IF GOING INTO A STORAGE UNIT. LEAVE ASIDE LINENS FOR YOUR MOVER TO COVER YOUR
    FURNITURE IN YOUR UNIT. MOVING COS. WILL NOT LEAVE THEIR MOVING PADS WITH YOU
  • MOVING COMPANIES IN FLORIDA ARE ONLY REQUIRED TO OFFER AT NO COST
    A VALUATION OF .60 PER LB PER ARTICLE TO COVER DAMAGE.
    MOVING COMPANIES ARE NOT INSURANCE COMPANIES AND WILL ONLY OFFER YOU A
    VALUATION OF YOUR FURNITURE
  • CHECK WITH YOUR HOME OWNERS OR RENTERS INS AGENT TO SEE IF YOUR MOVE IS COVERED
  • IF YOU WISH TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL COVERAGE THERE ARE INDEPENDENT COMPANIES THAT OFFER ADDITIONAL MOVING INS ONLINE TO COVER YOUR ITEMS DURING YOUR MOVE.
  • ONE EXAMPLE IS WWW.MOVINGINSURANCE.COM PLEASE RESEARCH TO FIND ONE THAT ACCOMADATES YOUR NEEDS.