East Rockingham 9527 7711

Rockingham 9527 2655

Mandurah 9581 6073

Albany 9842 8788

Moving tips

Follow this Lock ‘n’ Store check list for a smooth move.

The countdown to moving day begins…

6 weeks before

  • Are you using a moving company? If so, book it now. 
  • Compile a list of your possessions for insurance and packing purposes.
  • Inform family and friends of your new address.
  • Notify all relevant agencies that mail needs to be re-directed to your new address. Here are some standards to consider: Post office, Electoral Office, Bank, Sporting clubs, School, Superannuation funds, Insurance company, Doctors and dentists, Vet

4 weeks before

  • Have the phone connected at your new address.
  • Keep the line open at your current address.
  • Ensure gas, water and electrics are connected at your new house.

3 weeks before

  • Contact Lock ‘n’ Store Self Storage to purchase your packing supplies.
  • Book a storage unit or arrange for a Portable Storage Unit to be delivered.

2 weeks before

  • Start packing!
  • Pack the least essential items first.
  • Cancel newspapers and any deliveries still coming to your home.

Final Week

  • Defrost your freezer and plan to eat or dispose of the food in your fridge by the week’s end.
  • Disconnect your telephone.
  • Finish packing…
  • If you haven’t completed your packing in time, take your excess items to Lock ‘n’ Store Self Storage or arrange for us to pick them up in your Portable Storage Unit.

Moving Day

  • Check every room twice before you leave.
  • Using your list of possessions, check off every item as it is unloaded from the truck.

East Rockingham 9527 7711

Rockingham 9527 2655

Mandurah 9581 6073

Albany 9842 8788