Moving to Boca Raton during COVID-19 – how to stay safe?

It is quite difficult to organize a relocation. You can put your health in danger due to all the stress caused by moving and also when carrying and lifting large and heavy items. However, now you have to think about COVID-19 as well. This pandemic is still not over but this does not mean you should keep rescheduling your relocation with City Movers. For this reason, it is possible to move during this pandemic but only if you stay safe. Here is everything you need to know about moving to Boca Raton during COVID-19. 

Hiring a moving company 

It is always better to have professional help with you when you are relocating to your new home. However, because of this pandemic, it is extremely necessary to avoid contact. Considering how hiring long distance movers Boca Raton would place you in close contact with other people, this might not the best option. Still, it is not a good option to do everything by yourself, since your immune system will be compromised due to all the stress and hard work. For this reason, find a way to hire a moving company safely. 

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When looking for movers, make sure they follow all the rules

First of all, you need to find at least three to five moving companies when moving to Boca Raton. Once you do the usual background check that includes licenses, moving reviews, and moving quotes, pick one moving company. Then, it is time to ask them about preventive measures they use against coronavirus. All the employees of a moving company should wear the mask, gloves in some cases, and also keep distance if possible. If they exhibit any symptoms, they should get tested for coronavirus. Make sure that the moving company you hire follows all these rules. 

Moving to Boca Raton during COVID-19 and keeping yourself safe 

It is not enough that only movers wear the mask and keep a social distance. It is also important that you follow all the rules. When you go outside to gather all the necessary packing supplies, check storage units Boca Raton, visit all the institutions, and so on, you are following all the rules. 

In addition to this, when you need to get your packing supplies, it is necessary to wear gloves. As some experts suggest, coronavirus can survive on hard surfaces for some time. This means you should leave all the packing supplies outside your home for at least 24 hours. It would be also wise to disinfect all the things before bringing them inside or touching them with your hands. 

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Make sure to disinfect all the surfaces

On your moving day 

Since you are moving to Boca Raton during COVID-19, you need to be safe on your moving day as well. Here is what you need to do. 

  • Wear a mask and change it frequently 
  • Disinfect your hands as well as your movers’ hands 
  • Keep social distance all the time 
  • Once you move into your new house, make sure to clean and disinfect everything 
  • Disinfect boxes again before bringing them into your new house 

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    Given that the governor of Florida has deemed moving industry an “essential business” following the COVID-19 pandemic, Get Moved Today would like to inform our loyal customers that we intend to keep on putting your safety first, just as we have been doing since our first day in the business. While taking care of your relocation, we will continue to follow sanitation guidelines and practices and take every necessary precaution to keep you and your family safe at all times. As an established moving company, we are making sure that our teams take extensive measures to prevent the spreading of the virus during our activities – all the while providing you with the finest moving services in Florida. Rest assured we will be implementing the following proactive measure during your move:

    • You will be able to get a free estimate on-line, virtually, or via email.
    • If you are feeling ill or suspect exposure to the virus, we can work out a way to reschedule, postpone, or cancel your move if you consider that necessary. As for our team members, it will be mandatory to stay at home if there are any similar concerns.
    • Social distancing measures have been put into effect on our part, so there willbe no handshakes or touching while our work is in progress.
    • We are equipped with gloves, hand sanitizers, and disinfectant sprays and wipes.
    • We kindly ask you to please give our team members the space they need to maintain our social distancing guidelines and still provide you with an efficient and enjoyable move.
    • Please try to keep doorways and windows open, this will increase air circulation and maintain more appropriate working conditions for our team.
    • We perform thorough sanitation of our trucks and all of our moving equipment after each more, so we can reduce cross-contamination risks.
    • Hopefully, you will be able to take similar measures and sanitize your home inorder to keep our crew as safe as possible

    We would like to thank you for hiring Get Moved Today – regardless of the circumstances, we will continue to provide the top-rated moving services we alwayshave been; feel free to contact us and share your questions or concerns anytime. Our staff is here for you 24/7.

    Thank you, and stay safe and healthy!