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Moving a Flat Screen Television to Atlanta

moving a flat screen TVBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Let's be honest. A number of belongings are much easier to move compared to others. If you consider things that are a pain to move, typically large, bulky stuff like that recliner or the fridge pop into your head. Flat screen Televisions are not unusually weighty, nevertheless they do take some distinct awareness to remain protected and unscathed whilst moving. Regardless of whether you are moving yourself or getting a professional moving company in Atlanta to help, there are several things that you want to be aware of if moving your flat panel TV. 


Before you make any moves toward packing up the television, snap a few quick pictures of the various wires and connections so that you will have a visible guide while you are hooking everything back up after you reach your new residence. After that, mindfully remove all wires and cables. Coil them up and fasten them with a twist tie or rubber band and pack them into a box. And, be sure to label the container. If the television has a base or wall bracket, remove that too. These particular pieces may be loaded in the same TV accessory carton as the cables. Make certain and put any screws in baggies and once again, label them. There is no reason to have to assume which screws connect to which items once you are reassembling all the things at your destination, and with the mayhem which generally arises close to moving day, you shouldn't count entirely on your memory with regards to ensuring every little thing gets put together again as it had been previously. And, while you are on it, set all remotes in your TV accessory carton, too. 


With a little good luck, you had moving day in your mind when you purchased your flat screen Television, and therefore, you retained the original TV carton and inserts. However, if you are like most individuals, you didn't want a substantial useless box cluttering up your garage or basement, so you discarded it (hopefully by means of recycling). If the later may be the case, you can purchase a box and corner protectors from your moving supply shop as well as from your local moving company. Be sure to purchase a container which is large enough to fit around the Television with a bit of extra room for padding. Cover the TV thoroughly in some moving pads, put the corner guards on and slide it into the carton. 


The soundest technique to transport your flat screen Television will be to keep it upright. In an effort to ensure that it remains in the appropriate placement inside the moving truck, secure it beside a mattress or something that is sturdy, for instance a dresser or bookcase. Make certain and keep the carton of cables and accessories close by for quicker unpacking.

Once you arrive at your new house, reverse the strategy and in no time, your flat panel TV can be all set to broadcast the newest animated movie or big game.

And, if all of this sounds excessively mind boggling to deal with on your own, give A-1 Freeman Moving Group or maybe your local moving company in Atlanta a call. They would be prepared to help make certain that your flat screen TV reaches your destination unscathed.


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The Mickelson Family
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