Smart Move Tips

Common Situations that Demand the Expertise of Professional Removalists

Modern life can turn people into non-settlers where their job or career requires them to move now and then. There might also arise a situation where you need to pack up your things and send them to storage for a short or long period, for the same.

Ask, anyone who has done it before, moving houses is no joke. I mean, imagine the amount of time and the effort that you will have to put in to pack up everything and move on. You need to make a list of items, pack them carefully, taking extra care of the fragile stuff and make sure that the transfer happens safely and securely with no damage done to your valuables. There’s no denying that the ‘to-do list’ of moving houses is long and tiring.

However, help is always there if you seek.

Movers and Packers in Sydney for Storage and Relocating

Whether you are sending your belongings to storage or moving to a new place, hiring professional removalists undeniably takes a huge load off your shoulder. Here we have enlisted a few instances that will highlight the importance of such help:

Inter-State Removals

In case you are moving from one state to another in the country, removalists can offer service by packing all your belongings and to transfer it to the destination. They can also help you with storage in between properties if that’s what you need.

Renovation Storage

Are you renovating your house and need to keep your things in a safe and secure place for a few days? Well, movers and packers can help you with that as well. There are companies, which can relocate your belongings to temporary storage, while you renovate your place and transfer it as well after completion.

“House for Sale” Storage

People have to prepare their house before putting it on sale and pack the things. Professionals who are well adept in handling home furniture removals and storing can help you in pulling off the job in an efficient and timely manner before the real estate people take over the place and start decorating it for the open house. That way your belongings remain in safe hands till you get returns of your sale.

Overseas Relocation Packing and Moving

It’s a huge dilemma for people who are relocating abroad. They can neither take all their belongings nor let go of it. Well, there is an easy way out of that fix. One can hire a removals company that also provides storage. The professionals will not only help in packing the things to take along but also store away the ones for the long term under their care for an affordable charge.

When hiring home removal specialists in Sydney, you need to ensure that the company is accredited by AFRA. That proves the credibility of the service providers and the quality of their work. Smart Move also operates as a reputed removalist in North shore through Sydney and provides modular storage and affordable packing services, without any move out cleaning or modular handling fees.

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Rely on the Professionals for Secured Storage of Your Valuables

Four walls and a roof give you just a house and shelter. It’s the things inside, the furnishing, decorative pieces, which you collected over the years, the ones that define you and your family, that make it a home.

The ‘thing’ might be your wedding dress packed and stowed at the far end of the wardrobe, an antique that you bought on your honeymoon, a teddy bear that your college-going kid once played with, a guitar that you jammed with your friends in college or a family heirloom handed down to you through generations. There are memories attached to these things, which make it hard to part with.

But living an urban life in Sydney, where space is limited, one reaches a ‘things, things everywhere but not enough room to breathe’ situation at home. So, what to do then? How to manage space when you can neither live cramped up with all your belongings nor throw them out?

Storage Companies in Sydney at your Rescue

When things start falling out of nowhere, every time you open the wardrobe, when you realize that your car is not the only thing occupying the garage, it’s a sign that you have some decluttering to do, and who can assist you better in this job than storage company professionals.

They help you in making room in your living space without having to throw out your valuables. It is the ‘best of both worlds’ solution that you can avail at an affordable cost by just calling the right provider.

Now, there are two types of services that storage companies offer. You can hire them to pack the valuables and get them transported to the facility. The other kind provides you with just the storage space, where you need to transfer the items after packing them yourselves. Of course, the service charge varies in both cases and you can choose as per your convenience. The units are available on both short term or long-term basis and the rate depends on the total duration of occupancy and the size of the storage unit.

Storage Professionals Ensure Complete Care of Your Valuables

These professionals have proper training and the knowledge of handling your valuables. They make sure that it is packed in a careful manner and stored so that no damage is caused. By hiring a good storage professional, you guarantee that your things are safe from:

Environmental Damage

The storage warehouse naturally has controlled temperature that prevents damp, cold and condensation.

Security of Valuables

Your antiques and other valuable possessions are safe in their hands. These companies use multiple layers of security enforcements such as CCTV surveillance, round the clock monitoring, advanced lock and alarm system.

Storage companies in Sydney & Brookvale not only bless you with more space at your home by taking custody of the valuables but they also keep them safe as well from theft. So why wait? Hire a reliable service provider in your area and declutter your home and life today.

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Moving with Difficult Access

Are you moving with difficult access and have oversize furniture?

Here at SmartMove we often come across properties with tight stairwells or obstructing walls that mean you can’t get your much loved furniture to the desired spot in your home or even worse not even in the front door.

SmartMove have solutions where as other companies might struggle.

Balcony Lifts

The solution to moving with difficult access might be a balcony lift, this involves protecting your furniture with removal blankets, shrink wrapping to ensure the maximum protection then some cleaver removal rope tying before man power come into play.

In order to conduct a balcony lift we often require images of the item, the view of the balcony from the ground and the view from the ground to the balcony to ensure its safe to carry out.


When an item is exceptionally heavy we have the resources to bring in a mobile crane to mechanically lift the item to an access point.

Using the crane does require a site visit prior to the move to ensure we meet all the OH&S requirements and the lift can take place without incident but can be the only answer to moving with difficult access for some customers.

No matter what lifting job you need to be done, SmartMove has the skills and knowledge you need!

SmartMove Crane

By using our balcony lifting service, sometimes known as “craning,” you are taking away the stress of heavy lifting while reducing the risk of damage to your valuable possessions.

No matter the job in Sydney, we have a knowledge and a Smart Team that can lift it flawlessly. Furthermore, when access to premises through stairs or doorways is limited, we have a Smart Solution for your furniture to go via the window or balcony.

Our high-rise hoisting service is ideal for anyone moving in or out of a high-rise apartment building, townhouse, or multi-level home when a traditional balcony rope option wont suffice .

This versatile platforms allow for extremely heavy and awkward furniture such as sofa, sideboard or odd furniture to be transported easily up or down without damaging either the goods or the interior of the property.

Balcony furniture removal is an efficient and often the only way to move your difficult to move furniture or other house belongings to any floor required or any high-rise apartment.

  • No Stress
  • Less chance of damage 
  • Time efficient
  • Reduced costs
  • Safer for body

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