Q1 :- How much time should I allow
before contacting the moving company ?
ANS :- 24 hours.
Q2 :- How much time does a pre-move
survey take at my home ?
ANS :- Usually three hours.
Q3 :- How do I know what I can and
cannot take with me ?
ANS :- Our Field Officer will assist you in the process.
Q4 :- Are there any basic rates for
the packing of household goods and personal effects?
ANS :- No. The rates depend on the type of household goods and the mode of packing, the location i.e. the site is within the city or outside the city.
Q5 :- What is meant by mode of
ANS :- Mode of packing refers to the way of packing whether it will be packed in wooden crates, wooden boxes, and C.B. cases and so on.
Q6 :- What is the basis to select the
mode of packing?
ANS :- It depends on the delicacy of the goods. If it is an Electronics equipment (i.e. Refrigerator, Television sets, Music systems), Carved sofa, crockery's etc., the mode of packing should be wooden crates or wooden box.
Q7 :- What are the necessary packing
materials used inside the boxes/crates by IPM at the time of packing for
Household / Industrial / Medical / Electronics?
ANS :- IPM is using all new packing materials i. e. bubble sheets, corrugated sheets, thermocol, polythene sheets, soft paper cutting , tissue papers , oil coated tissue etc. depends on the items and their delicacy.
Q8 :- In case of Surface transport,
what is the procedure to send goods?
ANS :- IPM moves the goods packed by them through out the country. The packed Consignment must be accompanied with Packing List given by IPM. IPM delivers the goods to the door steps of the consignee within the stipulated period.
Q9 :- How the packing lists get
ANS :- Packing list is a customer friendly system. As and when, the packing is over, we put the Name of the consignee, Destination mark & Serial no. to identify easily how many packages are there in the consignment and what are the contents.
Q10 :- How far it is appropriate to
select IPM for moving Commercial or household goods or arrange every part of it
ANS :- Moving of household goods or commercial goods involves a lot of intricacies and to manage them is not a matter of joke. Officials have their own duties except to tackle the moving of commercial goods (and even their household goods) which is also off the track for them. So, it is better to choose any reputed professional Packers & Movers and shift the entire charge to them. Only the professionals know the skill to tackle the huge commercial goods and the fragile household goods