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May 21, 2020

Should I DIY My Office Move?

Office MovingBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

In a word, no. In additional words, let's count the ways.

Moving to a different company space in Tulsa is a good thing--it signifies your enterprise is successful and growing. It is also a pain, given that you've got to load everything up and move it to the new place. In actual terms this means a bit of downtime for the move planning, transportation, and setting everything back up in the newer spot. It also usually means extra outlay of money at a time when you're already shelling out significant cash for an office uplift, so you might be tempted to save some cash by packing and moving yourself.

Your Investment Is Really Worth Professional Packing

Don't try to DIY this item. Companies currently operate on modern technology, and the pieces of that tech have got a sensitivity that contradicts their workhorse functionality. The only possible approach you could pack up all your components is if you saved all the original packaging from all your purchases. AND if you understand how to repack in reverse. Face it--you did not, and you probably would not know in case you had.

Be sure to ask your accountant the amount you've invested in components as well as equipment--that round number should be enough to sway you that employing professional movers in Tulsa is definitely worth the price. If it's not, be sure to ask your insurance provider if they will cover any damages you sustain should you drop your new laptop computer or 3D printer--they will possibly cover losses, after a significant insurance deductible.

The Pros Understand

Professional office moving companies possess the knowledge, materials, and equipment to pack all of your sensitive equipment and not-so-delicate heavy furniture pieces. Because you did not keep all the boxes and insulation components, you need more of them to pack and secure all your technology. Professional packers recognize which supplies to make use of and have use of commercial materials (stuff like shaped cardboard) which supply businesses tend not to typically keep in supply.

They also have learned to fabricate boxes, crates, and padding to move the big things, like massive copiers, appliances, and file cabinets and place them in the moving van safely and securely.

On the subject of trucks. There is an art and a science to recognizing not merely the number you require, but what sort. If you're moving hefty components, you could require a moving truck with a lift gate and a crew who knows the right way to lift and load without injuring themselves. Plus there is the actual loading--packing the cargo area so that not a thing shifts, drops, or breaks throughout transport is a task of engineering best not left to newbies.

Minimize Your Downtime

There'll be unavoidable downtime. You'll be able to reduce a little of that with moving through the weekend, but plan to be offline for not less than a few days. An office moving company in Tulsa will reduce your downtime further since you will not be taking workers away from their daily responsibilities or risking accidents.

You and your team will be a lot less stressed if you turn the whole move over to a trusted professional office moving company and eradicate a great deal of unnecessary tension and time away from work. Once the professional movers arrive, they have a flow along with a system that verifies not a single thing neglected or left up until the final minute--the coffee mugs, hand sanitizers, and hidden snack stashes will get to the new spot secure. How can you tell this will happen? Because they're pros.

The logistics of a corporate move are complex and the entire thing might go off the rails if you overlook a detail. Obtaining a good office moving company in Tulsa to manage your move, from assisting you to generate a schedule to plugging the coffee pot back in, is vital to making certain it's a streamlined move.


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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