Choose a mover
The relocation consultant is the first person you will come across with. He is salesperson of the moving company you are dealing with. You will be advised by him on all parts of secure and planned moving.
A survey of all the goods at your house will be done by him and he will give you the feedback on which articles can be carried and which can't. He will make you aware of the many services the company offers. This survey lets the counselor of the company to get an idea to present the estimate of costs for moving your goods to your new home. Once you decide upon one pricing options out of many and sign an order for the service, the company will start its service.
Packing and Loading
In case of packing being done (obviously if you have ordered) by the company the concerned persons will drop in to house in the morning of scheduled day of move or day before it. It depends on how much packing has to be done.
Driver or van foreman is the next man who will play a role as more that of his professional post. In fact the van foreman is in charge of all the process. Besides driving, they play multifarious role in terms of getting the goods loaded, and carrying them absolutely safe to you new location. Helpers are there to assist him in loading and unloading process.
Protecting your home from untoward and pinching harms while loading is also the prime responsibility of the van foreman. He makes sure that the floor runners are laid down to save carpets and floors from scratches or anything like that. Railing and doorways are also padded to protect the walls and woodwork from any kind of damage.
In case you are not able to be there at the time of loading, you must give the charge to responsible person who can ensure things going on smoothly and sign the bill of loading and the list of inventory.
Cloth pads are wrapped around the furniture to protect it from scratches and dirt. All the items which can get dirty and severe damage are packed properly to avoid any misshapenness. Arrangements are made for protecting even a futile thing like gardening tool.
Make sure that nothing is left behind once the van is ready with the articles loaded on it.