Moving tips by Sydney Moving
Jun 5

Fix it up or give it up? – That is the Question

Many people, especially men, get excited when imagining the potential for restoring a dilapidated house to its former glory. The sad fact is, most people are not qualified or trained to confront the range of building and renovation projects required to perform the task at hand. It doesn’t cost anything to dream, but turning those […]

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Jun 4

Downsizing: Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

No longer only for “empty nesters”, downsizing is becoming more popular amongst families and couples. There are many factors at play, such as increased family time, a reduction in financial stress and a location close to entertainments and interests. Home downsizing could mean a move to a detached home, a medium-density town-house or a high-density […]

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May 8

What Women Want in a Home

In order to facilitate the needs of women, housing industry analysts attempt to determine the most appealing features of a home. According to statistics, women are a significant influence in more than 90% of new home purchases. Most women look for functionality, such as ease of cleaning or the location of the laundry, but there […]

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Apr 28

Tips for Packing Electronic Devices

Computers and electronic devices are major investments in the modern household. Whether they are used for education, work or fun, electronic devices have become an inseparable part of our existence. They help us shape our opinions, develop our talents, and provide opportunity for entertainment and relaxation. Moving electronic devices requires the attention deserving of valuable […]

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Apr 24

A Comfortable Move for Your Dog

Moving to a new home is often a stressful time for the entire family, and your pets are no exception. Moving from a familiar and safe environment can be frightening for a dog, resulting in anxiety or even running away from home. It is times like this that a dog needs to feel secure in […]

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Apr 22

Home Staging to Sell Your Property

It’s no secret that Sydney house prices are some of the most expensive in the world. Moving your furniture out of your home when relocating can reduce the home’s value in the eyes of prospective buyers who are untrained to see the potential in an empty home. For a moderate investment in rental furniture you […]

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Apr 8

Moving Check-list

Before you move, it’s a good idea to make a check-list to ensure nothing is forgotten and nothing gets damaged. Below is a bullet-list for preparation to avoid a last minute rush. Medicines and personal grooming: Ensure that all container lids and bottle tops are secure. Use tape to seal the tops if necessary. Flat-pack […]

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Apr 4

Moving Often? Consider Flat-pack Furniture

It’s easy to appreciate the benefits of flat-pack, or ready-to-assemble furniture. Many large furniture stores in Sydney sell the majority of their products in flat-pack boxes, and you can purchase almost every furniture item you need in a single shopping trip. Since 1956, when Gillis Lundgren, a Swedish draughtsman promoted the idea to his IKEA […]

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Mar 12

Starting the New School Year After Moving House

With school holidays ending and a new year of education beginning, it can be an unsettling time for the most enthusiastic of students. The anxiety level for children is increased dramatically in families that have recently moved to a new home in a different suburb. Sticking to familiar routines will go some way toward adapting […]

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Feb 19

The Self-Storage Option

Many of us know someone who has endured a home renovation project while living in the garage or sleeping on the floor. The disorder to home life during renovations can be excruciatingly difficult, straining relationships between family members and trades persons. The fear of much-loved furniture being destroyed during a renovation is a very real […]

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