Shifting your home can be stressful and expensive especially if you do not plan properly. Even if you plan it well in advance, some unexpected expenses may pop up. Here are some valuable tips from LAC Relocations, one of the best logistics companies in Mumbai on how you can save money while shifting.
Make A Proper Strategy
One of the best ways to save money while shifting is to have a proper strategy in place. Once you are sure that you want to move, make a checklist of all the things that you must do. Having a proper strategy early will also leave you with enough time to select a good mover. Never wait till the last moment to find international movers and packers otherwise it would be unfortunate for you to accept the terms and conditions presented to you at such a moment.
Sort Out Your Things
Before relocating, it is necessary to separate all items into different categories. They are Importance, Urgent unpacking, Fragile and Storage. Remembering to do so helps you get a better idea and control over your move. This helps in saving the move expense. Sorting things out will also help you make way for new things by reducing the number of things you will be taking to your new place.
Schedule The Proper Time to Shift
The next tip that can be looked into is scheduling your move. By scheduling your move, it gives you more time to adjust your pre-move and post-move appointments and important meetings. An advance booking would avoid any clash with any other move which would help the packers and movers focus on your move only. This in turn helps you save up on expenses coming up due to last-minute bookings.
Turn Off All Appliances Before Moving
Contact the utility departments like newspaper vendors, electricity department, water supply department and milk vendors to discontinue or transfer the services. Many people in a hurry to move, forget to do this and this causes an unnecessary hassle. It is advisable to set a date to do this so that you do not miss out on contacting any department.
Choose Your Mover Carefully
Choosing the mover is one of the most important aspects of your move. It is necessary to do thorough research, read reviews and ask people about the reliability of the mover. Shortlist 3 movers and select the one who offers the best services.
About LAC relocations
LAC Relocation Services is one of the oldest logistics companies in India having over 77 years of experience in International and Domestic relocation. We offer a wide range of door-to-door logistics services like
- Customs clearance
- Freight forwarding
- Home relocations
- Office relocations
- Fine art and fragile handling
- Motorvehicle ad motorbike transportation
- Courier services
- Orientation services like Property search, school search, FRRO search etc.
Our coordinators know your new environment better than anyone else. They will make sure that your transition to a new country or location is as smooth as possible.