Us Australians are a nomadic bunch. In fact, over 40 per cent of us moved in the five years up to our most recent census, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics data. A separate survey by Statista has showed that over 90 per cent of Australians have a TV and around 80 per cent have a computer or a laptop.
That's a lot of electronics to shift. The team at Professional Movers are extremely experienced when it comes to moving just about everything, including your electronics. To make sure your move is as easy as possible, we've come up with a quick list of tips to make sure your devices stay safe through the entire process.
Use the original boxes
The safest way to move your laptop, video game console or TV is in its original packaging. This will be custom made to fit its exact shape, size and weight so will be the best option you've got to keep your electronics from rumbling about and getting damaged.
new packaging materials including a bubble wrap and packing foam to ensure it's as safe as can be. We take the utmost care when helping you move house in Melbourne and we guarantee the safety of all your items, but extra protection for peace of mind never hurts!
Wrap your electronics in linen
Your home can be clean as a whistle, but as soon as you start moving everything around it's likely to turn into a mini dust storm. Laptops and gaming consoles in particular, can be damaged by dust as it blocks up their cooling systems and can cause them to overheat.
To prevent this from happening wrap your electronics in linen before you pack them. That way you can be sure everything will be working when you turn it all on at the other end!
Keep all cords and disassembled components together
The safest way to move your laptop, video game console or TV is in its original packaging.
Our trained professional removalists are always extremely careful not to lose your items, and if the unthinkable happens we're fully insured.
However during the chaos of the move it's easy for little things like charging cables or electronic components to be forgotten or lost when your arrive at the other end.
Pack them all in one clearly labelled box so that when you need them they're easy to find.
Making moving house in Melbourne easier is what we do. Give us a call soon to find out how we can make your move a stress free breeze.