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How To Pack Removalist Truck or Shipping Container

How To Pack a Removalist Truck or Shipping Container

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Here are some tips on How To Pack Removalist Truck Or Shipping Container. You can save by Hiring a Removal Truck or Shipping Container and doing it yourself.

You can save cost rather then hiring a Removalist and doing it yourself. Make sure you do your homework and get your friends and family to help. This is a big job if you have a lot of items. But can save you a lot of money in the end.

So if you are looking at hiring a truck or container and moving yourself. Here are some tips to help you on your way. This is just a guide. While it my be a bit of work for you. This could save you a lot of money in the end.

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How To Pack Removalist Truck Or Shipping Container

  • Shop around and book the Removalist Truck or Shipping Container earlier.
  • You can get Second Hand Shipping Container. Just check to make sure it doesn’t leak or is not to damaged.
  • One was is to check for leaks is make sure you are not going to get locked in. Have someone out side the container. Have someone inside and shut the door. If you can see light it is not leak proof.
  • Check prices . If you book these for during the week it maybe cheaper. Monday Tuesday and Wednesday are generally the cheaper days.
  • Check the hire company for insurance. Make sure you are covered for any loss or damage to You. The Truck or Container and Your items
  • If need to get extra insurance as a precaution.
  • Make sure you have a good padlock. for the Removalist Truck or Container.
  • Get as many people as you can to help you pack the heavier items first. Check that these are easy to access.
  • Make sure all electrical items are switched off and unplugged. Tape the plugs to the items if need be . So no one will trip over the cords.
  • Don’t forget if your fridge has a water tray at the bottom that you empty it before it is moved . Other wise you will end up with water everywhere.
  • Use straps and Removal Blankets and pack as tight as you can so your items do not move during the move.
  • With a Shipping Container and moving overseas . Make sure you follow quarantine regulations for that country you are moving too. The last thing you want is for your Shipping Container to be stuck in customs.
  • You may need to supply a list of items that you have in the Shipping Container when moving overseas. The company you hire this from. Should let you know what you need for each County and Port.
  • Get as many of your friends to help. If you have 2 to 3 people loading the truck or container you can have 2 or 3 people bringing the items outside ready to pack.

All the best with your move . Hope this information has helped with How To Pack a Removalist Truck or Shipping Container.  If we can help you in anyway. Please let us know. You are welcome to use the contact form below or Call Roxann on 0411676626 or e-mail

Here are a some Video on how to Pack a Container and Removalist truck. If you have any more tips please let us know. This may help someone save on the moving cost.
How to Pack a Removalist Truck / Moving Truck

This Video is from Franks World Wide Moving Company

Here is a Video on how to Pack a Shipping Container.

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