Our Blog About Removals – Page 7
Nov 20

Moving with Children

Relocating to a new home can be stressful, with the life-changing move to a new suburb often difficult for children. It involves getting used to unfamiliar surroundings, leaving friends behind, and adjusting to a different school. There are a variety of ways to help your child make the transition with the minimum of fuss. Talk […]

Posted in Moving Tips
Nov 19

Downsizing With Ease

When moving from a large estate to a smaller condominium, downsizing is unavoidable. It can be a tight squeeze to relocate into a smaller space, and while you may have the motivation to toss out or sell unwanted belongings, actually doing it can be difficult. People downsize for a variety of reasons, such as advanced […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Oct 25

Vastu Tips for Homes – Positive Energy with Vastu

There are many aspects to consider when choosing a new residence, but when all is said and done, most people make their final decision based on intuition. Several times I have heard new tenants exclaim, “The house felt right for us the moment we walked in the door,” or, as if the house had its […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Oct 25

How to Pack Artwork

One of the biggest challenges when selling or moving art is packaging. Artwork needs to arrive at the destination in top condition, therefore suitable packing is essential. Some artworks are best shipped flat, while others travel better rolled – depending on the material, texture, and flexibility of the art medium. Here are some tips that […]

Posted in Packing Tips
Oct 7

Don’t expect much change in the property sector from the new government

Whoever said change is good obviously didn’t speak to our new Coalition government. As reported in an article on news.com.au, the indications are that they are not intending to introduce any major changes to the laws governing property any time soon. They may only be the fifth new government in forty years but, contrary to […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Sep 25

Feng Shui, inauspicious house numbers and a concierge – the different methods of selling to the Chinese

Selling a mansion in Sydney? An article published in Domain, the Sydney Morning Herald’s property supplement, suggests you may consider making a few changes to attract the city’s newest cashed-up arrivals. In the past year record numbers of wealthy Chinese have bought property in Sydney and what they consider important when viewing houses may not […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Aug 9

Top 4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Renovate a Property Before Settling in It

The Australian Institute of Architects says there are various reasons why you, as a property investor, should not renovate a property before moving in it. But four motives invariably come atop the list of reasons, and it is important you keep an eye on them to avoid running afoul of the law and facing cost […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Jul 25

How to Choose the Best Colour Mix in Your House

Your house is your oasis, and you’re right in attempting to make it the most appealing possible. But while embarking on the colourisation bandwagon, remember a few tips. Know what you want, but seek professional insight to ensure you’re on the right track for a specific project—depending on your cosmetic goals, the residence’s size, and […]

Posted in Home and Garden
Jul 19

Why “Do It Yourself” May Not Be That Easy After All – and Why You Still Need Professionals for Renovation Work

Home improvement shows you watch on Australian TV or the Internet may seem rosy and packed with easy-to-implement “Do It Yourself” tips and all, but the reality often is far from the word “easy”. The thing is, there is a disconnect between TV-made, fiction-ready reality shows and what home improvement professionals face every day in […]

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Jul 11

How to Restore Your Fireplace Effectively and Cost-Effectively

Your fireplace often is the most important locale in your house—especially if it is replete with family souvenirs, or over the years has provided much-needed heat in the winter season. If you live in Sydney or its vicinity—or in any other city in Australia, for that matter—you should follow specific procedures when restoring your fireplace. […]

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