When Does Moving Your Appliances to Houston Make Sense?

Moving your appliancesBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

If you check out house buying shows on TV, you regularly hear the question, "Do the appliances come with it?" When it is a new build construction home, this undoubtedly makes sense but what if the potential buyers are looking at a more established house? In certain regions, it is a common practice of bringing your appliances to your new home while in other parts of the country, it would not even cross your thoughts. Here are some situations in which you might look at having your moving company in Houston move the appliances to your new area.

Home appliances are Old and Outdated in Your New Home

In case you are moving into an older property, requiring remodeling, you could speak with your professional mover about moving your present appliances along with you. In some cases, old, outdated kitchens might not have ovens that work to their full capacity or an older washer or dryer might not get the job done much like your present products do. In such cases, moving your present ones is a no brainer. Although you may not keep these home appliances in the long run, it will offer you enough time to do your homework and figure out which ones you would like to have in your recently refurbished space.

Your Current Appliances are Brand New

Often if you are arranging your house to sell, your realtor might suggest purchasing newer appliances to help the home show better or you might have had an accident which required you to buy a new appliance even though you realized you were probably going to be putting your home for sale within months. In either case, when you got a new appliance, and that one is incredibly superior to the one set up in your new location, this could be a time when moving it together with you is the best plan of action.

You're in Love with Your...

We have all been there. We discovered the refrigerator of our dreams, the one that makes shopping lists for us, or the silent dishwasher that you can run while the infant is sleeping? It just took how many years to find the appliance you have always wanted and now you must move? Moving to Houston does not necessarily mean you have to leave everything you love behind. Ahead of deciding on moving the love of your life with you, be sure that it will fit in the intended area and that the right hook ups are on hand. There's no use in moving a gas range along with you when there is no gas line connection in your new residence or the big, magnificent refrigerator when it does not fit. Plan ahead.

Items to consider before making the big move.

· Be sure that all the appliances are unplugged and shut off from water and gas lines, and those lines are properly capped.

· Clean and dry all your appliances completely before the professional movers arrive. This task is extremely necessary if you're planning on storing them in advance of moving into your new property. This will help to avoid any mildew or horrible smells.

· Measure, measure, measure. The most detrimental issue that may take place is you arrange for your new appliance to come with you and it will not fit when you get there.

Moving your home appliances doesn't have to be a headache so long as you prepare in advance.

A-1 Freeman Moving Group is an knowledgeable professional moving company in Houston, so leave the hard work of moving your appliances to us. And, should there be home appliances already in place, be sure to schedule a pickup by a nearby donation organization or if the appliance is not in suitable working order, schedule a large garbage pickup.


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