Metro Storage Sydney - Home Moving Tips From The Storage Experts

Metro Storage Sydney - Tips For Moving House/Apartment - Checklist

Metro Storage Logo Our checklist helps you make a hassle free move.

Four weeks before moving

  • Organise a removalist. Metro Storage can recommend a professional removal company.
  • Start packing early. Metro Storage sells a full range of boxes and packaging material.
  • Label each box with contents and room e.g plates/cutlery - KITCHEN.
  • Book cleaning service if necessary for your existing home.
  • Donate items you don’t need. Metro Storage supports “Dress for Success”.

Two weeks before moving

  • Transfer and organise insurance for your belongings at your new home.
  • Transfer and organise phone, internet, water, gas, power, pay TV connections for new home.
  • Update your address details with all institutions - bank, post office, ATO, Medibank.


One week before moving

  • Confirm details and plans for moving day with removalist and cleaners.
  • Collect all spare keys and put them together for new owners.

Moving day

  • Empty fridge and freezer into a portable cooler.
  • Collect keys, ensure gas and electricity meters have been read and phone disconnected.
  • Check all cupboards are empty and that no chargers are left in power points.
  • Turn off the power.
  • Lock house and leave keys for a new owner.

To store your belongings with Metro_storage_logo while moving a house/ apartment,

call us on 1300 STORE IT (78 67 34), Book Online or chat with Bryan on Livechat Logo

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