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Caloundra and Maroochydore Law Firm

Our Caloundra and Maroochydore based lawyers are sensitive to the unique challenges our clients face.

Sunshine Coast Lawyers are licensed in Queensland. In addition, through our statewide network of affiliated Lawyers and law firms we represent individuals and families throughout Queensland in serious injury and wrongful death cases.




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Hiring A Removalist

Whether you are transferring to a bigger house or a smaller place like an apartment, it is very important that you packed all your things safely in order not to break anything while in transit. Hiring removalists can be a big help when moving from one place to another. Several companies are already offering this kind of service. But you need to take into consideration a couple of things first to make sure that everything during this transaction will run smoothly.

First, identify whether the items that needs to be packed should be handled with extra care. Meaning if you have chandeliers, pianos, antiques, paintings or other items that are considered very fragile and expensive, then it is recommended that they be pack by professional movers. These are individuals who has a certain skill in packing things neatly, safely and orderly. This may be attained through years of experience or training in that certain task. If you a hire removals company, then corresponding charges will be given. But if you decide to do this on your own or the new term coined for it is PBO or packed by the owner then you wont have to pay extra.


If your items are ready to be moved, then the service van, truck or container will arrive at your place. Movers will assist you in carrying the items into the delivery vehicle, which varies depending on the number of items, there weight and sizes. Make sure that if these items are pack by them, they should sign on the boxes or bubble wraps.



Do not forget to make an inventory of everything that will be transported so that you will also have a head count of everything. It is very important to identify which packages are personally wrapped or is done by the movers because whenever there are damages you would know whose fault it is. Damages can be a result of improper way of packing or is mishandled by the company while the movers are carrying it or while the items are in transit. Certain insurances are acquired especially if the things are very expensive ones.


Prices of hiring removalists vary depending on the weight or size of the items or the distance of the location. However there are also companies who offer a flat rate so if this is the case, it is suggested that as much as possible to maximize your payment, trying filling the delivery van or truck.


Discussed above are the important factors that you need to consider when hiring removalists. Weigh the different circumstances, compute and decide which option will help you save more money and time.