If you are scheduled to move houses or offices, you will be dealing with a great deal of physical work. There is so much work involved when you are moving: the packing/unpacking, the hauling, and the cleaning can be quite gruelling. Any help that you can get will surely make a difference on how the moving experience will be for you and your family.

The most important help you could enjoy is from a moving company. Many of those who move houses or offices hire movers so that they are spared the exhaustion of physical work required for the transfer. A moving company will usually take care of most, if not all, aspects of the move. The contract will include the use of a truck and its driver and a number of personnel to do the actual hauling from the old house to the truck and then down to the new house. With some movers, they will also handle the cleaning, packing/unpacking, and other work related to the move.

Removal Training

When you are hiring movers for the job you require, it is best to work with a company who ensures its staff has received proper training. Some companies make it their priority to let their laborers undergo what is called “removal training” before they may be allowed to perform in a business order.

It may seem excessive but making the particular choice of working only with a trained worker means that:

  • Packing and Safekeeping. You will be working with people who are equipped with special packing techniques that will ensure the safety of your belongings. They will teach you how to categorise your stuff, so that you could systematically go at this. They will show you how to properly pack so that you can maximise your space and avoid breakages.
  • Lifting and Hauling. You will be working with experts who are equipped with correct lifting methods so that you can rest assured that your belongings will be handled with care. They have undergone lifting training, so they know how best to handle your things so they do not get damaged in transit.
  • Loading and Carrying. You will be working with experts who not only know correct lifting methods, they also know the best loading techniques. You may think that loading into a truck is very simple, but you will find that the whole deal is complicated and needs true understanding. Proper loading techniques maximises available space, ensure safety of belongings, and can also translate to cost efficiency.
  • Customer Service. You will be working with people who are professional, courteous, ethical, and trustworthy. They provide service not merely to earn, but they are committed to providing you with the best possible moving experience.

When you make the decision to hire a removalist company to be freed from all the hassle of the move, it is best to check that their staff consists of experts who have undergone removal training. Removal training is not provided by all moving companies to their staff but is something worth considering when deciding.

Giraffe Furniture Removals is dedicated to the continuous development and training of its entire team. Having been in the relocation industry for more than 50 years, you can be assured that you are hiring trained relocation specialists when getting the services of Giraffe Furniture Removals.