Eight to four weeks before the big move

Moving Home with Staffords Self Storage

  • Decide on a moving date
  • Visit or call Staffords Self Storage to reserve your storage unit
  • Book your free moving trailer if required
  • Book a removalist (ask us for a recommendation)
  • Buy packing supplies (available at our facility)
  • Start packing boxes as soon as possible
  • Sell or discard unwanted items
  • Start to run down food in the freezer and pantry

Four to one week before the move

  • Continue packing and remember to label each box with contents
  • Make a list of your household contents
  • Advise Insurance company of move and any change in contents value

Day Before

  • Empty, clean and defrost fridge and freezer, check water trays are empty
  • Disconnect washing machine and let hoses drain
  • Drain garden hoses and store in a clean garbage bin
  • Have everything packed and ready to load

Moving Day

Helpful Hints from Staffords Self Storage

  • Carry valuables and important documents with you, bank details, passports etc;
  • Have children help out. Keeping them involved makes it easier for them
  • Cover mattresses and sofas with dust protectors
  • Pick up your free trailer if needed (Day before if its available)
  • One last look to make sure you’ve got everything and off you go
  • Don’t forget to lock up

Now all your valuables are safe and sound until you need to pick them up at Staffords Self Storage.


Contact David on 087 91 94226 or email  info@staffordsselfstorage.com.
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