Do Moving Companies Pack For You? What Else Can They Do?

Do Moving Companies Pack For You? What Else Can They Do?

Moving, whether to a new office space or home, can get stressful and takes up a lot of time. One of the most time-consuming tasks would be packing the space. If you are looking to save the hassle and time of packing, you may be glad to know that moving companies, such as JC Movers, will help to pack your space.

In fact, most moving companies offer packing services. Depending on the individual company, they will pack either on the actual moving day or the day before. Such services are great if you do not have the energy or time to pack yourself.

When researching residential and commercial movers in Singapore, be sure to inquire about their packing services. Some movers will pack only specific and smaller items, while others offer complete packing services, including your personal belongings, appliances, and furniture.

Will moving companies provide packing materials?

JC Movers offers complimentary packing boxes. However, if they are not sufficient, you can always ask around your neighbourhood for spare moving boxes, or you can use your moving as the opportunity to get rid of less-used or unwanted items, helping you to save more money during moving day.

Preparing for packing services

If you are considering making use of the packing services, here are some ways to prepare your space:

  • Remove every valuables: The least you can do is to remove every valuables, such as important documents, cash, and jewellery.
  • Clean your home: While not crucial as the packing process might end up dirtying your home again, cleaning your home before packing makes it easier for the movers.
  • Be present during the packing process: It is highly recommended to be present when the movers are packing up your space. Not only can you ensure that your items are packed carefully, but any questions they might have regarding your move can be answered immediately.

So, what other services do moving companies provide?

The other services a moving company might provide will vary. It is up to you to choose one that provides what you require. Some moving companies have sister companies that offer additional services that you might need during the moving process, while others might provide an all-in-one moving solution.

Nevertheless, here are some additional services that most moving companies offer:

  • Loading and unloading: Movers will load and unload your items from the moving lorry.
  • Transporting: Movers will help to transport your items to your new space.
  • Disassembling and reassembling of furniture: Movers will disassemble and reassemble your furniture, especially larger ones, such as sofas.
  • Storage: If you have excess furniture that you might not want to use or your new space is smaller than your old one, some moving companies have storage facilities where you can keep away extra furniture and items until you decide the next course of action.
  • Disposal: If you have bulky items that cannot be disposed of easily or donated away, some moving companies offer bulky items and furniture disposal services.


Engaging a professional moving company is a great way to ease your mind during moving day. While you can do it yourself, you also run the risk of injuring yourself or damaging your home items. Professional movers have the necessary tools and experience to pack and move your home efficiently and damage-free.

JC Movers has been in this industry for many years and our team of movers have acquired the experience and expertise to move offices and homes safely and effectively. Approach us for quality moving services. Contact us to get a quote today!

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