Cheap Movers Melbourne Packing And Moving Your Kitchen Safely
Packing could be the most boring task of the house moving process. Packing items one by one in boxes – boring. Anyway, packing is one of the most critical tasks of the house moving process. If you don’t do it right, then you will get your valuable items damaged. The kitchen is one of the hardest departments in your home to pack for a move. Small, heavy, and fragile items are there in a kitchen to pack. Moving your house safely is the ultimate goal of Cheap Movers Melbourne. So, we are giving you tips on packing and moving your kitchen today.
* Understand the risk
Go to your kitchen and see what you go there. You got everything from small spoons to your big double-door freezer. On the other hand, it could be the department in your home having the highest number of fragile items. So, now it’s the time to make the decision – hire Cheap Movers Melbourne or do it yourself. If you have antique chinaware and expensive glassware, then hiring a reputable mover is advisable.
* What packing supplies needed?
The main packing supply boxes. You can use reused boxes for lighter items. Don’t use big boxes for plates and other fragile items. Bubble wraps for wrapping. You will need moving blankets too. White packing papers or newspapers. Permanent markers and packing tape. Yes, Cheap Movers Melbourne provide all of them, and our packing supplies are specially made for house moving purposes.
* Packing and moving heavy kitchen items
The kitchen table, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, and so on. The double-door freezer in the kitchen may be the heaviest electronic item you have in your home. To move them safely, you will need 4-5 friends depending on the size of the items. Cheap Movers Melbourne tip: Dismantling the dining would make it an easier job. Anyway, don’t attempt it yourself without any support from other 2-3 friends. Wrap electronic items with moving blankets to prevent surface damages. You can use towels to wrap smaller electronic appliances. Our blog has articles on safe electronic items packing. Empty the freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine prior to moving.
Open the cupboards and see how many items you have for years in them for no reason. Why do you need 3-4 knife sets? Of course, you can keep any amount if you have a sentimental value for it. Get rid of damaged, rusted, and old cutlery.
* When packing expensive cutleries, wrap individual items by white papers, then into bundles. Do the same for expensive glassware/chinaware. Pack heavy items at the bottom. Make sure you fill any empty spaces in boxes by clothes or packing paper. Instructing on what’s in the boxes is crucial for the safety of your items. Cheap Movers Melbourne blog has articles on labeling boxes for a move. You will need some kitchen items to get going in the new house.
Some final words
You can protect your fragile items during moving if you wrap them with bubble wrap safely. Hire Cheap Movers Melbourne if you are not confident in doing it yourself. Also, make sure you read our articles on safe packing tips and moving. Plan the process in advance. People make a huge mess by not initiating the process in advance.