Updated: Oct 17
Furniture removal is an essential step in any home renovation project. It is necessary to clear out the space and make room for the renovation process.
Here are several tips to remove and store furniture for home renovation projects and make the process smoother and more efficient.
Plan Ahead. The first step in furniture removal for home renovation projects is to plan ahead. Determine which rooms or areas need renovation and what furniture needs to be removed. This will help you estimate the amount of time and effort required for the project. Make a checklist of all the furniture items to be removed and decide which items can be sold, donated, or discarded. This will help you streamline the removal process and save time and effort.
Arrange for Transportation. Arrange for transportation of the furniture items to be removed. Depending on the number and size of the items, you may need to rent a truck or van. Alternatively, you can hire a professional furniture removal service that provides transportation services. Make sure to choose a reputable service provider who is insured and licensed. They should have the necessary equipment and expertise to handle furniture removal safely and efficiently.
Protect the Furniture. Before removing the furniture, take steps to protect it from damage. Cover the furniture with blankets or sheets to prevent scratches, dents, or other damage during the removal process. Use furniture sliders or dollies to move heavy items, such as sofas and beds, to avoid damage to floors or walls.
Disassemble Furniture. Disassemble any furniture that can be easily taken apart, such as beds, dressers, and bookshelves. This will make it easier to transport and store the items. Keep all the hardware, such as screws and bolts, in a labeled bag or container to avoid losing them.
Store Furniture. Keep the furniture in a dry, clean storage facility. Make sure there are no pests as bugs and mice can damage furniture. Keep windows closed and put window shades in. It is also easier for the furniture removal company to remove it if it is stored correctly.
If you do the above steps, you can keep your furniture protected and safe from damage. Plus, it will be out of the way for the home renovation project.
Junk Hauling & Demolition Silver Spring can do your furniture removal for you. Just tell us what you need to be removed and where we need to go. We’ll take care of the rest. Call (855) 321-2100 for a consultation or appointment.
We serve the Silver Spring, MD area.