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    • Pepperoni
    • By Pepperoni 19th Apr 17, 11:11 AM
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    Packing Service?
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    • 19th Apr 17, 11:11 AM
    Packing Service? 19th Apr 17 at 11:11 AM
    I've had a removal quote and an additional quote for a 'packing' service. I'd never heard of it but a Google search shows many forum threads reccommending it! Just wondered what those on MSE thought? Worth the money?

    It's an additional £400. They come the day before and pack everything - not sure about unpacking, just clarifying this with the company.

    For what it's worth I don't think I'd normally consider it but we have a 1y and 3y old

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    • saajan_12
    • By saajan_12 10th Oct 17, 8:01 PM
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    Main things I'd suggest taking care of before the packers arrive is

    1. Keep aside things you want handy on move day
    - tea / coffee / sugar / kettle / minimal crockery
    - essential food / medicines
    - clothes for the day
    - phones, chargers
    - cleaning equipment

    2. Throw out rubbish
    Packers will often blindly pack everything, so have a clear out before they come and take out the bins & recycling, so you don't have unwanted items making it to your nice new home.
    • Ezhil
    • By Ezhil 17th Oct 17, 6:59 AM
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    Hi,
    For packing, some movers may charge separately. Based number of handymens and packing material they will charge. The prize may vary based on movers also.
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