Should You Let Your Removals Company Do Your Packing?

Should You Let Your Removals Company Do Your Packing?

Moving house can easily take over your whole life for weeks before and after the actual move. There are so many things to take care of that any way you can make your life easier should be a welcome relief. Here are some reasons why it could be well worth your while to let your removals company take care of one of your biggest headaches – packing!

Save time

The most obvious reason to outsource your packing is the amount of time you can save. Packing always takes longer than people expect and there’s always that inevitable moment of despair halfway through where it feels like the job will never be done. A professional removals company can have the job done in a matter of hours, leaving you free to get on with more important things, like planning where to put everything in your new home.

Reduce your stress

Boxing up everything you own can become a massive source of stress that you certainly don’t need, especially on top of all the other parts of the move you need to worry about. Letting someone else take the load off your hands will make your move a much more harmonious process. It also means you won’t end up spending weeks living amongst half-packed, then half-unpacked boxes which should help to keep your mood positive!

Protect your possessions

A good removals company will have years of experience moving everything you can imagine. They will know the best ways to pack things to ensure they get safely to your new home and you should also be covered by their insurance if anything gets broken.

Best of both worlds

Of course some people prefer to do their own packing because it can be a chance to go through old things, relive old memories and sort through things you no longer need. However, it can still be worth getting your removals company to help with some of your packing. For example, you could get them to pack certain rooms, such as your kitchen, and keep rooms that feel more personal, like your bedroom, for yourself. You could also consider packing personal items, such as photos and ornaments yourself and getting the removals company to pack everything else.

At Intransit we have over 18 years’ experience in helping people pack up their homes and move everything from pianos to priceless antiques. So if you want a removals and storage company you can rely on to get your possessions for A to B in one piece, call Intransit today on 01225 759200 or fill out our contact form for a quick response.