Why a Site Visit is Important Before Moving Your House

Why a Site Visit is Important Before Moving Your House

March 7, 2016

Moving your house is about so much more than just packing boxes and hoping for the best. We like to plan ahead and make sure that everything is in place for moving day. Part of our service is a site visit to determine all the logistical needs. Let’s take a look at why it’s so important for your moving company to invest their time in a site visit to ensure the best move.

They Won’t Be Strangers

Being able to meet with your moving company representative before the big day will put you at ease. You will know exactly who you will be dealing with and won’t feel like strangers are suddenly in control of all your valuables.

Get Answers to Your Questions

Instead of communicating via the phone or email, you will be able to ask all your questions regarding the move in person. The moving company will also be able to ask specific questions regarding the removal or moving process.

Eliminate Assumptions and Mistakes

When a moving company visits your residential or commercial space they will know which challenges or issues they might have to deal with on the day. This allows them to assess the risks involved in moving certain items.

Understand the Moving Limitations

A site visit benefits both the client and the moving company during the moving process. There is a big difference in moving items from a ground floor building or a 13th-floor apartment. The moving company will be able to plan ahead for the removal of tricky items, or even decide which time of day would be best for the move to take place.

Professional Moving Consultation

Companies such as Master Movers have professional consultants to assist in the moving process. Meeting your movers beforehand will also double as a consultation, they might be able to give you advice in preparing for the move and educate you on getting moving-day ready.

Moving Day Strategy

At the end of the day, a site visit is all about creating a moving day strategy. Taking the above-mentioned into account, your moving company can now devise a strategy for on the day, to make sure the entire process runs as smoothly as possible.