Relocating your office or business can be frustrating. Simply finding a space suitable for your business and employees can be the hardest part, but then comes physically moving all your materials and furniture, which can be a daunting task.
One way to relieve yourself of that stress is by hiring a professional moving team. You may want to save money by asking your employees to help and spending your weekend doing this, but for those of us who have had this experience, hiring a professional is the preferred route.
Your office staff may be great at accounting, editing, and customer service, but it is not likely they are experienced with moving furniture and office supplies. They may become frustrated and the move may give employees a negative experience, as arguments are likely to occur and spats can break out. It would be far better to have them organize their personal spaces to make it easier for the movers, but stay out of the actual packing and hauling aspect. Professional movers do have this experience, and are used to working together to pack and move furniture.
Do you have bulky items such as desks, or even a piano or pool table, in your office? Professionals have the equipment to make sure these items can be safely transported to your new office without being damaged. They are experienced with moves and will make sure fragile items are properly secured.
Professional movers take far less time to move furniture than your office staff would take. They are able to look at the items to be moved and figure out the most efficient way to move them, therefore saving you and your office staff a lot of time and effort.
When you are changing office locations, you and your employees have a lot to do. You must make sure the internet and other amenities are properly set up in the new location, wrap up any financial obligations to the old location, plan the layout for the new space, and make sure important paperwork and other valuables are easily accessible so that the new office can be set up without any problems. It is difficult to keep track of these when you are also worried about physically moving your office from one space to another. Hiring a professional team can take that weight off your shoulders and allow you to focus on the bigger picture.
If you are relocating your office soon, be sure to contact us and we will be sure to meet your needs and make the move as smooth as possible.