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May 21, 2020

Should I DIY My Office Move?

Office MovingBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

In short, no. In more words, we will count the ways.

Moving to a fresh business space in Little Rock is a fantastic thing--it signifies your enterprise is thriving and expanding. It is also a pain, because you have got to pack all the things up and move it to the new place. In real terms this suggests a bit of downtime for the move prep, transport, and setting everything back up in the brand new location. Additionally, it means more cost during a period when you are already laying out substantial money for an office uplift, so you might be inclined to save a little bit of cash by packing and moving yourself.

Your Investment Is Definitely Worth Professional Packing

Don't attempt to DIY this one. Companies currently run using modern technology, and the pieces of that tech have got a sensitivity that disguises their workhorse capacities. The only doable way you could potentially pack up all your hardware is if you retained all the original packaging from all your purchases. AND if you're aware of how to repack in reverse. Face it--you did not, and you wouldn't know if you did.

Ask your accountant the amount you have spent on computer hardware and equipment--that round number ought to be adequate to sway you that choosing professional movers in Little Rock is definitely worth the expense. If it isn't, be sure to ask your insurance provider if they'll cover any damages you sustain when you drop your new laptop or 3D printer--they will possibly cover losses, after a hefty deductible.

The Professionals Understand

Professional office moving companies possess the experience, supplies, and equipment to pack all of your sensitive hardware and also not-so-delicate heavy pieces of furniture. As you didn't keep hold of all the packaging and padding components, you need more of them to pack and protect all your technology. Professional packers realize which supplies to use and also have access to industrial products (stuff like shaped cardboard) that supply companies don't usually keep in supply.

Furthermore, they understand how to fabricate boxes, crates, and cushioning to move the large objects, including gigantic copy machines, fridges, and file cabinets and place them onto the moving van properly.

Talking about trucks. There's an art in addition to a science to understanding not merely the number you will need, but what kind. If you're moving large components, you could need to have a moving truck with a lift gate as well as a team who understands how to lift and load without injuring themselves. Then there's the actual loading--packing the cargo space to ensure that nothing shifts, drops, or breaks in the course of moving is a feat of engineering best not left to rookies.

Reduce Your Downtime

You will have unavoidable downtime. You can ameliorate some of that through moving through the weekend, however plan to be offline for about a couple of days. An office moving company in Little Rock should limit your downtime further as you won't be taking workers away from their everyday responsibilities or risking accidents.

You and your employees will be a great deal less burdened if you shift the entire move over to a respected professional office moving company and eradicate a great deal of needless stress and time away from work. Once the professional movers appear, they have a flow as well as a method which assures not a single thing neglected or left until the last minute--the coffee pot, hand sanitizers, and also hidden chocolate stashes will get to the new spot safe and sound. How do you know this will occur? Because they are professionals.

The logistics of a corporate move tend to be complicated and the entire thing might go off the rails in the event you miss a detail. Locating a first-rate office moving company in Little Rock to take care of your move, from assisting you to create a timetable to plugging the coffee pot in, is the key to ensuring that it's a smooth 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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