Moving Tips

How to Properly Pack and Load a Moving Truck
Loading a moving truck is not something that we usually do unless we are working in a moving company as furniture movers. This is going to be a real challenge if you are planning a DIY move and you don’t have knowledge on how to properly pack and load a moving truck.
How to Pack and Move a Flat Screen TV
When we think about what’s the most difficult item to move, we often think about the bulky or heavy items we own like a couch, bed, fridge, stove, washer and dryer.
Valuable Tips to Save Space When Packing for a Move
One of the most challenging parts of the move is packing. Just thinking about where to start will already give you a headache. You can choose to hire professional packers to do this job, but if you decide to pack your belongings on your own to save extra dollars, then you surely needed to know how to make this efficient, safe and cost-effective.
When to Hire Movers?
One of the things to think about when you are planning to move to a new home is whether to hire movers. There are going to be quite a few things to consider, one of those is whether your budget allows you to pay for professional movers.
Moving Delays: Causes and How to Handle It
We all know how planning and preparation can help make your home moving process a successful one. But unexpected things can happen that may delay your moving process resulting in a not so good moving experience.
5 Tips to Survive Moving Home During Winter
While we all wanted to move during perfect weather, there are a lot of people who can’t avoid moving home during not favourable times, such as winter. Moving home is already stressful enough.
6 Important Wrapping and Cushioning Materials According to Your Auckland Movers
It is important to remember that one of the keys to a safe and successful home move is by using the right packing materials for your items. No one wants to end up with broken things upon arriving at one’s new home.
How to Get Friends to Help You Move
If you are planning on moving to a new home without the help of a moving company, then you must know that transporting all your belongings from one place to another is such hard work.
7 Tips for Moving in a Rainy Day
So, you have finally settled everything for your upcoming moving day – cleaned, packed, and confirmed your move with your movers. But what if rain is in the weather forecast and there’s no way for you to reschedule anymore?
Tips For Moving Home When Pregnant
Moving home while pregnant must be the worst timing of all, but there are times it is inevitable. You may have decided to move to a bigger home to prepare for the arrival of your baby or you may want to be closer to your family.
Important Contacts to Inform When Moving Home
Planning and preparing for a home move is going to be very hectic. Your to-do list is so full that sometimes, it seems like you’re not going to run out of tasks you need to accomplish.
Tips for Moving Into a Smaller Space
Moving to a small space has a lot of perks to offer like being energy efficient, less cleaning and maintenance required. And since you only need to bring lesser items, the logistics of the move will be much easier, whether you choose to move on your own, or move with the help of moving companies Auckland, or any moving companies in NZ.
Tips For Decluttering Your Home Before Moving
When you think about moving to a new home, one of the first questions you have in mind is how to bring all your stuff to your new home. The thought of it is enough to give you anxiety.
Things to Consider When Moving to a New City
The idea of moving to a new city can be very exciting. It allows you to see different perspectives and gives you new opportunities that may not come your way if you stay in your current city.
How to Move a Stove or Range
Stove or range can easily get damaged due to its sensitive components. So when moving one, you need to be extremely careful. Since stove and ranges are something that is not commonly moved, a lot of people don’t have knowledge on how to properly do so.
6 Things to Never Put In a Storage Unit When You Are Moving
Whether you are moving and looking for a temporary place to hold your belongings while waiting for your new home to become ready to move in, moving to a smaller place and needing a safe place to store some of your belongings, or renovating your home, a storage unit is your best answer.
11 Essential Things To Tackle After Moving
Your movers had finally delivered your stuff safely to your new home. Congratulations, because you’re one step ahead to settling into your new home. You might get tempted to take a break from all the tiring tasks that you just tackled prior to moving and up to your moving day, but you're not done yet.
Tips for a Smooth Unpacking When You Have a Baby
While it is very exciting to move to a new home and start anew, you can’t deny the fact that the process can be extremely challenging, more so if you have a baby. Little ones can get cranky and are very unpredictable making it difficult for parents to handle the moving tasks needed to be accomplished before moving to your new home.
How to Ship a Motorcycle in NZ
You probably would think that shipping a motorcycle is going to be so expensive. But if you plan and do your research ahead of time, it doesn’t have to be that way.
Moving a Fridge or Freezer the Right Way
Are you moving home soon? There's no doubt that when packing for a move, the kitchen is the most challenging room to deal with. Not only do you have fragile items like chinawares and glasses to move, but you also have big and bulky appliances such as the fridge or freezer.  Moving your fridge or freezer is not an easy task.
How To Pack A Bicycle For a Move
Bicycle is not just a means of transportation, it also provides health benefits both physically and mentally, and it’s good for the environment too. Many people consider bicycles as a valuable possession, so when the time comes when there is a need to move home, knowing how to properly pack your bicycle is very essential to keep this special tool damage-free, especially for a long-distance move.
What to Pack First When Moving
After finalising your decision to move to a new home, you will have a whole lot of things that you need to do and it is important that you create a plan on how to tackle all of these.
Should I Purchase Moving Insurance Before Moving?
If you are planning to do a home move and are looking to hire a home mover to help you out, it probably has crossed your mind whether to purchase moving insurance. Moving your furniture and other belongings puts them at risk.
Moving Out for the First Time? Here's What You Need to Do
Moving out of your own for the first time is definitely exciting. It gives you a sense of independence, having no one to tell you what to do. You will totally be in charge of yourself.
How to Clean Your New Home Before Moving In
We all know how hectic things can be during a home moving process that sometimes leads some to forget a couple of things. But there are things that are simply essential and you shouldn’t forget.
How To Hold A Successful Pre-Moving Sale
Are you getting ready to move to your new home? One thing is for sure, you will end up with a collection of items you no longer use or you will not need to bring to your new home.
How to Prepare Your Car for Transport
There are different reasons for moving a car or other vehicles from one place to another. It may be because you don’t want the hassle of the long-distance drive, you are not available to drive the car, or because the car is inoperable.
Moving Tips for Single Parents
Having to move to a new home is an arduous process anyone could ever experience. A lot of things need to be done in a small amount of time – decluttering, cleaning, packing, and probably looking for a home mover to help you out with the move.
What to do Before Home Movers Arrive
Anyone who has experienced moving home will say it’s never an easy process. The planning and preparation will take much longer than you thought it would be. It’s understandable because we all wanted to ensure that things will go smoothly on the actual moving day.  Hiring home movers is one of the best ways to ease your moving process.
Pros and Cons of Moving to Wellington
Thinking of moving to Wellington soon? Well, why not? Wellington was rated as “coolest little capital in the world” by Lonely Planet.
What to Do with Food Before Moving?
Have you already thought of what to do with your food supplies before moving? Probably not. In a busy situation such as moving home, your mind is probably occupied with other things such as how to prepare large items for the move, deciding whether to hire a moving company and where to look for a reliable and affordable moving company in New Zealand.
Tips For Securing Your New Home
Buying your own new home is a momentous event for everyone. You get excited to be living and starting anew. At the same time, you can get very occupied with the moving process and that may lead you to miss important things you should tackle before and after you arrived at your new home.
How To Prepare Your Items For Storage
There are many reasons why people need to rent a storage facility. Some may need it for extra space to store their belongings when moving to a smaller space, others use it to keep their items after moving out and there is a wait before moving to their new home.
Home Improvements to Make Before You Move In
Home improvement in your newly purchased home is probably the last thing in your mind when you’re occupied with other pre-moving tasks in your checklist such as decluttering, packing and looking for the best moving company in NZ.
Tips for Hosting First Christmas in Your New Home
Celebrating Christmas in your new home can be pretty exciting. If you are hosting a Christmas dinner for some family and friends, it can be a perfect time to show off your new beautiful home.
Tips to Save Money When Moving
Moving home is a stressful experience. And to add to that, it is expensive. Getting all your belongings moved from your old home to the new one will involve lots of cash, especially when moving long-distance or from one island to another.
7 Reasons to Move to Auckland
Auckland, a city rich in diverse cultures and is known for its breathtaking scenery. This is NZ’s biggest city, often confused as the country’s capital. The population is at 1.5 million.
Items You Should Toss Before Moving
Planning to move to a new house? Consider getting rid of some stuff and make more room for your new belongings. The less stuff you move, the lesser you will pay the movers.
5 Easy Meals to Prepare When Moving
Occupied with either packing or unpacking your home, there is barely enough time to put together a decent meal to fuel up the family during your home moving process. But before you blow out your whole budget for takeout while you are transitioning to your new home, you may want to consider these easy to prepare nutritious meals to give you and your family the energy needed while moving to your new home.
Moving During Coronavirus Pandemic
We have witnessed how the coronavirus pandemic has changed everyone’s lives. People are staying inside their homes, social distancing from everyone, as part of the efforts to curb the rising case of Coronavirus.
Tips on How to Meet Your New Neighbours
Now that you have arrived at your new home, it’s time for you to unpack and settle in. And while meeting your new neighbours may not be your priority at this time, it is better to do it sooner than later.
Understanding the Cost to Transport a Car
Thinking of transporting your car? Sounds like a road trip. But in reality, there are things that can complicate it especially when moving long-distance, moving from one island to another, or moving multiple cars with only one driver.
How to Pack Your Kitchen For Moving
Packing your kitchen is not a job you can rush through. With all the number of fragile items that can be found in your kitchen, plus food items and various stuff in different shapes and sizes, we can all agree that is the hardest to pack when doing a home move.
Eco-Friendly Home Moving Tips
Moving to a new home can be very stressful. Talk about the big changes you have to make; location, home layout, maybe even job. And of course, the cost this entails and the time it would take to do all the moving.
How to Make Money in New Zealand Gig Economy
Perhaps you’ve found yourself out of work due to the COVID-19 crisis, or maybe you simply want to earn some side income. One great place to start is New Zealand’s gig economy!
How to Find Trusted Movers in Auckland?
Are you preparing for a move in Auckland, NZ? It’s a fact that moving can be one of the most stressful processes there are. For this reason, many people turn to the help of professional movers.
How Can I Make Sure My Pet Is Transported Safely?
At Wize Move we love helping you move your entire family, including your pets. While professional movers are trained to handle a moving day that includes pets, there are multiple ways you can help minimize your animal’s stress during the move.
How to Ship for Cheap Bicycle in NZ
There are ways to transport anything, regardless of what you’re trying to ship. This includes bicycles! While it may sound like a hard item to transport without completely dismantling it, that’s not the case.
How Many Movers Do I Need?
Moving is a stressful experience, but worth it in the end. Whether you’re moving because you finally bought a home or just because you need a change of scenery there are many things to plan.
How To Move Antique Furniture
Antique furniture is an art. It has a lot of history behind it and has seen countless events over the centuries. They contain fragments of every generation and has survived through the test of time and different climatic conditions.
How to Move Furniture Without Damaging Your Floors
Moving. It’s never a fun thing to do, and there are all kinds of things that you have to worry about when you leave a home or an apartment. If you are leaving your apartment, you will naturally want to make sure that you leave the place in just as good a condition as you found it so that you can get all of your security deposit back.
Why You Should Not Move By Yourself
We all change locations from time to time, and for different reasons. It's a recurring part of living. And whatever your reason for deciding to move or change location is, there are different ways to go about it.
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