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How to Choose a Mover in SA

How to Choose a Mover in SA Moving furniture and possessions in South Africa is a lucrative business. Small single-vehicle operations, mid-sized movers with a national footprint, and large-fleet international removals companies are all vying for a slice of the market. Ideally, you want to...

Moving: How to Make it Less Stressful for Pets

Moving: How to Make it Less Stressful for Pets Pets are as sensitive to change as we are. In fact, moving to unfamiliar surroundings can be especially traumatic for our furry friends. With careful planning and a little help from the vet, you can make the moving process a lot less stressful for your dog or cat. Top...

Green Moving: Questions To Ask Your Movers

Green Moving: Questions To Ask Your Movers Moving house is about as far from being eco-friendly as it’s possible to be. Right? Wrong, actually. With a little forethought, preparation and care, you CAN make a difference by moving in an environmentally friendly way. It starts with selecting your moving company....

Six Ways To Think Green Before You Move

Six Ways To Think Green Before You Move The message that we need to be more conscious of our environment and do our bit to protect it, is spreading. Many of us are trying to live with the mantra of reduce, re-use, recycle and being more aware of how lightly… or not, we tread the earth. So why should moving...

D-Day: The move has arrived

D-Day: The move has arrived It’s D-Day. The movers are about to arrive. You’ve decluttered, recycled, donated, stored and sold what you don’t need. The boxes are packed and labelled, you know what EcoBoxes should be loaded first and last, and the cleaner is booked for after the contents of your...

The Final Countdown…With Four Weeks To Go

The Final Countdown…With Four Weeks To Go By now, your home should be clear of anything you don’t want to take with you and ready for you to start packing. 1. Have your EcoBoxes and packing supplies you’ve ordered online or at the retail outlet delivered to your door. Allocate boxes to each room in the house,...

Eight Things To Do Eight Weeks Before You Move

Eight Things To Do Eight Weeks Before You Move Two months seems like plenty of time to get to grips with moving house (or a small office). But it’s not. As you will find out if you DON’T get going early. There are all sorts of things you can do eight weeks before the van arrives and your EcoBoxes are loaded to...

What Exactly Can Fit in an Ecobox?

What Exactly Can Fit in an Ecobox? Our plastic Ecoboxes are tough, sealable, stackable and fully recyclable. For those who’ve never used the boxes, though, it may be tricky to work out just how many you need to move home or office. Here, we offer some details of just what you can fit in a single...

How to Save Money When Moving Home

How to Save Money When Moving Home Whether you’ve just bought your first house or you’re simply making a move to a new area, moving to a new home should be an exciting experience. Unfortunately, moving house is ranked as one of the five most stressful life events, right after divorce or the loss of a...

Moving Home? 7 Tips for the Least Stressful Move

Moving Home? 7 Tips for the Least Stressful Move There’s no denying it – moving home is a lot of work. And whether you’re moving from a small flat or a family home with decades of accumulated belongings, it can be remarkably stressful. Here we offer top tips for making the process easier and as...