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A Guide To Dangerous Goods
Moving house and transporting certain goods, local and interstate, can be somewhat complicated. At Adlam Transport we try to make your move as stress free and simple as possible, arming you with all the info you need to help you prepare. We have put together a list of what cannot be transported (Dangerous Goods) and the ‘grey area’ items that MAY NOT be eligible for transportation. For those that fall into this grey area, please contact us d
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Tips When Moving With Children
So you’ve decided to take that job! Or you’ve finally landed your dream house in the suburbs. Time to prepare for the move, and moving with children can be stressful.  Our house removalists have tons of experience helping people with their home moves, and have helped us put together some tips they have picked up along the way from our customers.      Involve the kids from da
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The Top 5 Most Frequently Left Behind Items When Moving
To help you out with your next home move (or entertain you….. you choose..!) We have researched from both the web and our own staff here at Adlam Transport and compiled the top 5 items, most frequently left behind by homeowners when they move and it’s not always furniture! We hope these help you…. (more…)
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Win a $1,000 International Travel Gift Voucher!!
Adlam Transport and Storage King Neerabup have joined forces to give a one lucky winner the opportunity to win a $1,000 travel voucher with Au Revoir Travel & Cruise! All you have to do to be in with the chance to win, jump over to the our Facebook page (Give us a like!) and guess how many jellys are in the bottles! Thats it! No sign-ups, no nothing! Competition is open until Friday, 25th August! Good luck!  
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Top Tips for a Smooth Office Move
Where to start?! Moving office can be a stressful, complex and time-consuming process, especially without a well thought-out plan of action. We have drawn upon our many years of experience to compile a list of top tips to help you plan and execute your office move.Determine a Date, a Time-Frame and a Moving PlanFirst things first, decide on a move date and time-frame for the move and from there you can devise a schedule. Depending on how
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Top Tips for Picking a Removalist
So you are about to move home! You have gone through all the motions and excitement of finding a new home, perhaps in a new suburb, maybe even new schools for the kids. You have also decided that you will hire a removalist to help move your precious belongings over….but who? And how?!Here are some Top Tips you should consider when you are choosing a removalist:Perform a quick audit of your home size and its’ contentsIt may sound o
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 Have you heard of the Australian Furniture Removers Association (AFRA)?AFRA is an official body of removals experts that help regulate the removals industry across our great nation. AFRA have a set of strict criteria that businesses must meet before they will accredit a company, to assure you a professional move.We are proud to be members for AFRA since August 2015.Here are just a few reasons why you should choose an AFRA member for your next move : To become a member of AFRA every removals company must meet the strict criteria set out by the body and agree and abide by the Code of Conduct. Some of this criteria includes :  Fully trained staff with regular staff training  Approved premises for their business, with publi
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Sold the house? Check. Booked your trusty Perth removalists? Check. Next on the agenda – packing! We automatically tend to just get right into it, but before you do, have you considered what not to pack?There are definitely some things you should hold off on, especially if you’re hiring removalists to do the job for you. Some could pose danger or damage to yourself, your helpers and your property. While other items may need to be easily accessible.Hazardous and dangerous materialsDid you know there is a Dangerous Goods Act that prevents you from transporting materials considered to be of high risk, regardless of whether you’re using a professional removalist to do the job for you?This includes materials that may be flammable, explosive or corrosive such as:Mot
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5 survival tips for moving during the festive season
Are you planning to move just before Christmas? If you were to tell most people this, the general response would be ‘Don’t do it’. The added pressure to get organised around the silly season may seem daunting, but it can be done, and you can still look forward to a magical Christmas.               1. Stay ahead of Christmas closuresAt this time of the year, timing is everything! Mos
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How to pull off an epic garage sale before you move
The old age garage sale motto still exists: One person’s trash is another person’s treasure.You’re getting ready to move, the removalists have been booked but you still need to pack up your home. Ask yourself – how much of what you’re packing do you really need?Let’s face it, the less items you have to pack the easier it is on you, so why not channel your energy and unwanted belongings with a garage sale instead. A little extr
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