which states you are moving to will determine some items you may need to declare for packing. Our experienced team of removalist can pre pack the most basic household items to the complete office removal. Along with the specialized care required to pack items, our company uses only the best in pre packing materials, such as: Industry Standard Cartons, butchers paper, packing tape and bubble wrap for those particularly fragile items. We at The Backloading Company are opposed to using newspaper to wrap fragile goods as this only causes more work when unpacking due to the ink imprinting onto the surface of the wrapped goods.

Removal/Industry cartons are purposely designed to be able to enable items to be transported securely and safely when packed correctly. So if you do not have the time for packing those cartons or if it is too overwhelming in an already stressful time, call DLM Removals and Storage and we will take care of all your packing, leaving you ready to go when the removal truck arrives.

DLM Tick of Approval All boxes are to be packed/filled tight with padding (eg: newspaper, sheets, etc) between items in each box.
DLM Tick of Approval Tape all boxes securely.
DLM Tick of Approval All items including large furniture and boxes should be clearly labelled with contact details.
DLM Tick of Approval Any items that can be dismantled should be done before the truck arrives (i.e. beds)
DLM Tick of Approval Any toolboxes should be securely locked.
DLM Tick of Approval All open items (eg. esky’s & small toolboxes) are to be enclosed for transportation.
DLM Tick of Approval Under no circumstances do we transport gas bottles. Whether they are full or empty.
DLM Tick of Approval Wash out all pots used for plants (We do not transport plants – pots only)
DLM Tick of Approval Roll up any rugs/carpets/mats and secure with tape.
DLM Tick of Approval Put any loose items such as the washing machine hose, nuts & bolts, electrical leads in a box.
DLM Tick of Approval Transit Bolts must be placed back into front loader washing machines BEFORE transport.
DLM Tick of Approval Any item containing fuel (lawn mowers, whipper snipers, motorbikes, etc) to be empty of fuel and washed clean.
DLM Tick of Approval Furniture with either drawers and/or doors to be taped shut with no items inside.
DLM Tick of Approval We will not transport cash, jewellery, ornamental weapons and flammables.

You can read the following guidelines and tips on how you can get the most out of your budget for your own home removals:

Plan your home relocation very carefully. Write down the whole thing which has to be relocated and then arm your plan with a time table to make sure that you will have daily achievements.

Carry out your own study, at a minimum get about three quotations and then compare and contrast. Bear in mind that you are not just targeting less expensive services but the truth is you are looking forward to get affordable services coupled with top quality services. Make sure that you read the insurance policy coverage of the firms such as their insurance coverage when it comes down to damaged stuff during transportation.

Ensure that there is more than enough parking room or space and free drive ways on both ends during your relocating day time. You could do your own visual study to your new residence to check possible access challenges and then report it to your relocating firm as quickly as possible.

You can ask for help from your family and friends during your big shifting day. Perhaps you may ask somebody to take good care of your younger kids with pets whilst the other people are loading bag and boxes in the relocating vehicle.

You should not forget to place labels on all of your packages. You can even design a labeling device wherein you can apply a numbering system, as an example 1- for bedroom items, 2- for kitchen, and so on. This will enable you to easily arrange all of your items during the unloading and unpacking.

If you happen to be carrying carpets along with you, then you could avoid delay by loosening the carpets before the relocating day.

Inform electric utility company not less than a week before you begin to relocate to make sure that you can facilitate final reading so that all things are disconnected when you are finally relocated.

For additional information we have gathered a helpful list of links to assist with organising your move

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1. Getting organized when packing

2. Everything you need to know About Moving Boxes

3. Packing Tips

4. Packing Supplies

5. Pack & Prepare major appliances

6. How to Pack electronics

7. How to pack plates and flatware

8. Essential items bag