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Tips for Storing and Moving Furniture

Tips for Storing and Moving Furniture

So you are in the process of moving from your existing home to your new one… Maybe you are downsizing, decluttering or renovating your home. There are plenty of reasons why you might suddenly find the need to store and move your furniture into a storage unit. In this article, you will find expert tips for strong and moving furniture courtesy of Palmers Relocations

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Everything you Need to Know About Interstate Moves

Everything you Need to Know About Interstate Moves

We know that both local and interstate moves can be a handful, but interstate moves have their own unique challenges that should be carefully thought out before your move. As interstate moving companies with years of experience, there is no problem we haven’t faced over the years, that’s why we’ve put together our handy guide to everything you need to know about interstate moves.

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Tips For Moving With Pets

Tips For Moving With Pets

Moving around the corner, interstate or internationally is as exciting as it is anxious. You have to get everything ready to move to a different environment and/or to find your bearings in a new city/country. Did you know that pets feel (your) emotions such as...

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Moving to Italy What to Know

Moving to Italy What to Know

You’ve decided to move to Europe and more specifically to Italy to live ‘la dolce vita’. It’s an excellent choice: the country is notably known for its climate, beautiful cities (such as Venice and Rome) and artists like Michaelangelo or Botticelli to only name a few....

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10 Things to Know When Moving to France

10 Things to Know When Moving to France

You are moving to France or you are already in the country, either way, it’s a great choice. France is one of the most popular countries in the world and definitely the most visited with 90 million visitors in 2018. The country is famous for its cuisine and...

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Understand Cubic Meters When Moving Home

Understand Cubic Meters When Moving Home

Moving companies will ask you how many cubic meters you would like to ship. This is because it is one of the most important pieces of information they will need in order to provide you with an accurate relocation quote. In other words, the volume (number of cubic...

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How to Make Your Move More Eco-friendly

How to Make Your Move More Eco-friendly

In the last few decades, we’ve all been more conscious of the impact we are having on the environment. Like us, you are convinced that when it comes to reducing our environmental impact, there are no small steps. You're right, everyone's efforts will make a difference...

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10 Things to Know When Moving to Canada

10 Things to Know When Moving to Canada

Excited and ready to move to Canada? Why wouldn’t you be? It is a wonderful country with breathtaking landscapes and a unique culture you need to experience first hand to fully understand. People in Canada are considered the nicest in the world and will make you feel...

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How do Removals Quote a Move?

How do Removals Quote a Move?

When you are moving, knowing how much a removal company will quote your move is probably your #1 question. However, every move is different and there is no straight answer on how much it costs. Nevertheless, some factors will give you an idea of how removal companies...

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Cheapest Way to Ship Excess Baggage from Australia

Cheapest Way to Ship Excess Baggage from Australia

Sometimes you do not have enough personal effects to ship a full container or even a shared one. This is particularly true if you only want to send a few boxes, and/or small items from Australia. As you are going to your new home by plane, you might think reaching out...

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Tips to Send Money Overseas from Australia

Tips to Send Money Overseas from Australia

TL;DR Banks are usually more expensive. They have high transfer fees and the foreign exchange rates are not really favourable. All the services do not offer the same guarantees, transfer time, fees etc... Compare, compare and compare. A few cents difference in the...

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Interview: Living Abroad During a Pandemic Period

Interview: Living Abroad During a Pandemic Period

Sarah Whelan, from Dublin, lives in Sydney, in Australia, where she is a Social Worker, Mentor and Founder of Irish Women Abroad. Sarah has kindly agreed to share with us about her reaction when she first heard about the pandemic -COVID19, as well as touching on the...

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