If you are moving into a smaller office space but you don't want to get rid of the items that you won't be using any longer, talk with the moving company about a storage space. Hiring a professional moving company and having them help you with the work may end up being the most practical thing.
To move an entire commercial property efficiently, you would need to rent a moving truck, rent equipment to haul items, spend time packaging and loading and more. Instead, consider the following reasons why experts are best.
Professionals Have Insurance
The professional movers already have insurance to cover the items that are being moved from the old location to the new location, and to cover their employees. This means you don't have to pay for items that get lost, damaged or destroyed during the move, or you may not have to worry about paying the medical bills if someone hurts their back or gets injured. Consider using professionals, so you know you are protected financially during the move.
Time Could be Money
Does spending the time to move take time away from your employees when they could be making money for your company, or does it force you to close your doors? If so, you don't want to waste the time or have them take their time to do the move. Instead, pay the professionals and let them get the job done quickly. You can even get pricing for weekend movers or after hours movers that try to do everything after the day is done.
Moving is a Skill
Professional moving companies need licenses, and their employees go through training. They need to know how to lift pieces properly, how to lift the truck, how to package items properly, and how to unload a vehicle. If you don't know how to do all of these things, the process could be physically tiring, difficult, time consuming and more. Let the trained professionals do the work instead.
You can have the moving company take the items you aren't going to be using into a storage unit until you need them or want to sell them, and you don't have to haul the items there on your own. The company will do this on the way to the new location or after they leave your new commercial space. If you are downsizing and you need help with your business move, call the experts to get all the help you need. Talk to a local moving storage service for more information.Share
9 November 2015
When I realized that my things would be in storage for a few years, I realized that packing efficiently was going to be the key to my success. Instead of tossing everything into boxes and hoping for the best, I worked slowly and deliberately, carefully wrapping knick-knacks and family heirlooms. I didn't want anything to get crushed or damaged while it was in storage. I loaded my storage unit carefully, and made a map of where everything went. It might seem silly, but my careful preparations made a huge difference when I unloaded my unit later. Check out this website for tips on how to pack more efficiently.