Big Shifting Blunders that should be Avoided
If you do not plan well in advance, house shifting can be a troublesome affair. It could lead you to monetary loss, health issues, loss of documents and valuables. And that is the reason as to why this stressful task should be done with proper planning. Here are some of the common shifting blunders that should be avoided by you:
Not doing sufficient planning – You can never do too much planning when it comes to house shifting in India. A few weeks timing is not good at all to plan the entire house shifting. So start planning about it well in advance like a month’s time. Within that time frame you need to hire a trusted mini trucks, estimate your budget, and begin to pack your artifacts, fragile, and costly items first.
Not doing a proper research before hiring – If you do not conduct a thorough research before hiring the right movers and packers, it might prove to be a serious mistake. Make sure to check that the profiles of home shifting service providers before you opt for their services. Read the feedback and check out the ratings of the previous customers. This will give you a fair idea about their reputation and ability. Since you are hiring them to handle your valuable items you should definitely do a verification check.
Calling the packers and movers at the last moment – Once you are done with the research and have selected your favourite packers and movers, call them up and book the service. Do not wait for the last day to call them up. Your movers will have to make some arrangements, allocate time for you, select the number of stuff that are needed according to your belongings, and many other formalities. And for all these, time is required. So ensure to call them up at 2-3 days in advance and book the service.
You did not estimate the total charge of house shifting – Please understand the idea of service charges and taxes and then chalk out the estimates accordingly. House shifting in India is a hectic affair and if you do not keep a track of the estimated amount that needs to be spending, you will incur a heavy loss. Ask as many questions that you need to ask from your movers and packers in order to get the clarity. Check if there are any hidden costs and charges.
So make the planning right and do the homework before the final day of shifting. This will make your task easier and swifter. And you get the work done at an affordable price without sacrificing your valuables.