Don't Put That on the Moving Van! 4 Types of Items That Can't Be Moved

packing for a moveBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Will you be about to move soon? If that's the case, you could be overwhelmed, thinking about all the things you will need to pack. But not all that you want to transport to your new home can or ought to be moved by your professional movers in Dallas. In other words, there are several items that you need to move on your own. The following are four of the key kinds of items your moving company in Dallas can't move, along with some considerations and warnings and how we will assist you.
 

1. DANGEROUS ITEMS

For safety reasons, movers have a list of dangerous things that they are unable to move. Chemicals reacting with other materials, for instance placing paint thinner and also weed killer together on a moving truck can result in a terrible result.

A few of the dangerous things that can't be moved include those, such as lighter fluid, gasoline, propane cylinders, matches, paints, paint thinners, fireworks, oxygen bottles, house cleaning solutions, pesticides or herbicides, fertilizers, weed killers, aerosol cans, pool chemicals and even nail polish remover. You'll want to check with your moving company in Dallas for a whole list.

2. PLANTS

An additional item you ought not put in a moving vehicle is plants. The truth is, there are some states with policies, regarding certain houseplants that can or cannot cross a state line. Whilst unwanted pests and also mites are not a challenge in a number of regions, they may be regarded as being very unsafe in other states.

Additionally, the majority of moving companies do not wish to transport plants because unwanted pests which reside in the dirt can potentially spill into the moving truck. Even if the moving company consents to move your plants, they may not survive, especially if you are moving a long distance given that plants require sun and water. In case you don't have space in your automobile for the plants, why not give them away to your friends and neighbors.

3. VITAL DOCUMENTS, PHOTOS AND FAMILY HEIRLOOMS

Even if your moving company says they will carry your special valuables on their moving van, it's still smart to keep your essential documents and photographs along with you. This is because these are things that can't be readily replaced.

4. PERISHABLE FOODS

Professional movers in Dallas generally pack most canned food for you, but you need to still consider if this is a good idea. Needless to say, perishable food items cannot be carried on a moving van. It is usually recommended that you donate your perishables as well as food items in glass jars rather than hauling them with you.

You need to make room in your automobile for even more important belongings, and you don't want to have to worry about mishaps from spills, cracks or mold ahead of getting to your new house. However boxed and/or canned foods, like spices or herbs and dried fruits may be moved. For any queries about which foods that can or can't be moved, consult your moving agent.

OTHER CONSIDERATIONS

· Make plans to carry your household pets together with you and go over any special requirements your furry friend may have with your vet.

· As for alcohol, take into consideration that state laws concerning alcohol may differ, so it's best to not move your alcohol.

· Why not take advantage of grocery delivery after reaching your new home. You can order online for food items, paper products, cleaning supplies and other basics.

· You could fit your lawn mower on the moving truck, as long as you've drained the fuel and oil tanks.

· Consider that it's also hazardous for you to move hazardous things in your automobile. It is best to simply repurchase them once you reach your new residence. Put simply, don't take the risk of moving them.

To make moving as seamless as it can be, get in touch to schedule an appointment and discover more about the wide variety of professional residential moving and corporate moving services.

 

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