Covering paper or plastic sheeting protects floors, carpets and marble tiles from dirt, especially in bad weather.
Your furniture will be professionally dismantled by the confern-Full service and reassembled in your new home.
Read your electricity, gas and water meters in the old and new flat on the day you move in.
Talk to your new tenant about the sale of permanently installed items such as built-in cupboards. As a rule, the tenant has to remove all objects that have been brought in. Check whether your employer will take over a share of any overlapping rents.
Change of address
Inform everyone you want to know about your move well in advance.
confern also offers professional file archiving. Key features are: anonymised storage, logged access, monitoring of retention periods, short-term access and high security standards.
The Arbeitsgemeinschaft Möbeltransport Bundesverband e.V. is the trade association of independent furniture transport companies. All confern companies belong to this association.
Please inform your confern removal consultant in detail about the access options to your new home. Our vehicles are only allowed to load and unload in unrestricted no-parking zones with special permission. Please inform us if there is a no-stopping zone in front of your house or if the available parking spaces are often occupied. We will then obtain a stopping permit and set up a stopping zone.
Find out in good time about the quality and performance of the companies you invite to submit a bid. A confern offer is non-binding and free of charge.
The sooner you register yourself and your family with the relevant residents' registration office, the better. Depending on the federal state, deadlines of one to two weeks apply, within which relocating persons must have registered.
Talk to the new owner or your next tenant in good time about selling the (satellite) antenna.
and works of art enjoy special treatment from us. Your confern advisor will inform you.
Check your medicine cabinet again and make sure that it is not packed with you, so that you have all the necessary medicines and bandages at hand during the move.
Prepare small sealable, unbreakable containers - filled with water - and carefully lift the fish out of the aquarium into the containers. Plants should be kept moist in special containers.
If you are moving abroad, you need a work permit. We will be happy to inform you.
Special advice is important here, simply because of different regulations in the individual countries.your confern advisor knows them and will be happy to inform you.
Foreign removals with confern
Within Europe, goods are usually transported by road using a furniture truck. confern has partner companies in Europe that know all about customs formalities and country regulations. We offer you the same advantages for international removals as for domestic removals.
An outdoor lift is a technical aid in the confern range of products. It is used when indoor lifts and staircases are unsuitable for transport.
Do you have small children? Then you should get a babysitter for moving day. After an exciting walk through the zoo or to the next adventure playground, your little ones will be much more balanced and calm when it's time to go.
Think about finding a new house bank in good time. They will help you with all the necessary things, especially the conversion of all standing orders and direct debit authorisations.
Our confern fleet is on the road everywhere in Germany. Also for your additional cargo. Ask your confern consultant.
In order to prevent the expiry of claims for compensation, the following must be observed: Inspect the goods on delivery for externally visible damage or loss. Record these in detail on the acknowledgement of receipt or a damage report or report them to the carrier partner on the day after delivery at the latest. Damage or loss that is not externally visible must be specified to the confern partner within 14 days of delivery. If the notification is made after delivery, it must in any case be made in writing and within the specified time limits. The notification may also be made by means of a telecommunication device. Timely dispatch shall be sufficient to comply with the time limits.
When you leave your old flat, it should generally be "swept clean". We can organise a professional end-of-home cleaning for you. Talk to your confern advisor.
If you have to move in winter, you should move your houseplants and flowers to a cool room in good time so that they get used to colder temperatures and do not die due to a temperature shock during transport.
with or without a trailer are transported by us. We organise the professional transport. Talk to your confern consultant.
The Federal Relocation Expenses Act (Bundesumzugskostengesetz) regulates the remuneration for civil servants and employees of the public service with regard to relocation. Your confern advisor knows this regulation and our offers corresponding BUKG provisions.
Office and company relocations and confern
Whether you have 10 employees or 2,000, there is one thing that company relocations have in common: the interruption to the business should be as short as possible. The loss of work due to a poorly organised move is sometimes higher than the transport costs. You are on the safe side when it comes to your company relocation if we are called in as early as possible for advice, so that with our help it can be carried out rationally. We have special experience, references and means of transport.
That is confern service. Services that go beyond furniture transport: Dismantling,assembly, dowelling of kitchen cabinets, cupboard walls, etc. Provision of electricians, plumbers, decorators, cleaners, radio and TV technicians, etc.
confern removal consultants
If you have any further questions, please call your confern consultant. He will have the right answer to your questions.
have been used by confern for years. They are often helpful when our customers have difficult transport problems to solve. We have the right container for every purpose, whether for transport or storage.
Particularly inexpensive, but more than troublesome. The following risks are often not considered:
- A truck is not a car
- Heavy physical strain
- Broken bones, bruises, etc.
- Damage to furniture
- Additional costs to the rental car
- Risk of damage to other people's flats and staircases: Most liability insurance policies have exclusions of liability for self-movals.
Always keep passports, files, pension certificates and other important documents separate and safe.
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To make it easier for you and the confern team to move into your new home, draw up a furnishing plan with as many details as possible.
Please check the operating instructions to see whether your electrical appliances need to be secured for transport by the responsible customer service.
Did you miss the bulky waste deadline before the move? Talk to your confern advisor about disposing of your old furniture.
It is by no means a matter of course that the lift in the building may be used for the move. Please clarify this point with your caretaker beforehand.
Fire Hazardous Things
(e.g. petrol, oils) you must inform the confern consultant in good time.
The transport is carried out by our experienced staff in a similar way to a piano transport, both with muscle power, but also with the help of technical equipment (wing sledges).
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that you want to rehang in your new flat should be changed in good time before the move.
Make an inspection of your garden and outdoor areas and note down what you still need to tidy up before the move.
should be transported by yourself. The removal company is not liable for loss or damage to these items.
Before moving abroad, you should have yourself and your family examined by your family doctor. He will also take care of any necessary vaccinations and prescribe the necessary medication.
Also remember to inform the GEZ of your move. GEZ, Cologne.
The legal liability of the Furniture Removal Firm is limited to an amount of 620.00 Euros per cubic metre of loading space. The Furniture Removal Firm is exempt from liability for damage which it cannot avoid even with the greatest care (unavoidable events). Please refer to our liability information provided by our confern advisor.
No stopping/no parking
Please inform your confern consultant in detail about how to get to your new flat. In unrestricted no-parking zones, our vehicles may only be loaded and unloaded with special permission. We will be happy to obtain the permit for you and set up a stopping zone.
Our handyman service will install your fitted kitchen, light fittings and professionally connect your washing machine and dishwasher. Your confern advisor will organise the work to be carried out on time.
Please inform your caretaker about the upcoming move. Discuss the possibility of using the lift for the move.
Packing household goods
Would you like to pack some personal items yourself? We will be happy to deliver boxes to you before your move; as many as you want! Delivery is free of charge.
Household contents insurance
Check your household contents insurance on the occasion of the move. Often the value of the household effects is much higher than on the day you moved in, because many things were purchased. The previous sum insured can be an indication of the sum insured to be declared.
Your housemates such as dog, cat and canary will certainly be happy if they are accommodated with friends on moving day, because they would only be out of place anyway during the to and fro of the move. And when they arrive at their new home, your animals will be especially happy if they are not left completely alone now.
Heating oil/energy stocks
If you want to sell heating oil or other energy supplies, talk to your landlord or next tenant.
are tax-deductible as a special expense during the move in the event of a job-related change of location.
Now you should inform your neighbours about the exact moving date so that they are not surprised by the commotion on moving day. Your caretaker also needs to know. Ask him to keep the stairwell clear for the day of the move and to authorise the use of the lift.
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This is a list of all items belonging to the move. When moving abroad, an inventory list is indispensable and also a tool for estimating your household insurance sum, the transport insurance sum and the scope of transport.
We can remove blinds, curtains and drapes for you. Talk to your confern advisor about any necessary changes and professional installation in your new home.
The right solution for your move. Moving properly always means packing properly. Only the proper packing of the removal goods protects them from possible transport influences such as damage, loss or soiling. confern has the right containers for your move. Your confern advisor will be happy to inform you.
Ask the landlord to pay your deposit or give you the transfer confirmation.
The transport is carried out by our experienced people in a similar way to grand piano transports, using both muscle power and technical equipment.
The ideal packaging for hanging transport of your clothes.
Prepare a suitcase for personal needs. For everything that is necessary during the trip and for small items such as quick rations, baby nappies and food, pet food, washing things, etc.
Apply to your health insurance fund for the declaration of acceptance of benefits for your transfer.
Cancel / Unsubscribe
Before moving, you have to cancel a number of things: e.g. bank account, maintenance contracts, sports club, theatre subscriptions, daily newspapers.
Storage and confern
If you have household goods that you do not need temporarily, we store them in our furniture warehouse. It is guarded, clean and dry - so proper storage is guaranteed. If you need something from the stored goods, this is of course possible. For short-term storage, we provide you with special storage containers in which the removal goods remain - there is no need to unload them at the warehouse and reload the lorry. It goes without saying that we are happy to carry out the transport to and from the warehouse for you. Ask for our storage information!
Please discuss the disassembly and reassembly of the lamps with your confern consultant. The professional installation of the lamps in your new home will be carried out by an electrician whom we will commission for you on schedule (confern craftsman service).
are particularly sensitive and expensive removal goods. They are removed and specially packed for transport.
If they are perishable, you should use them up before moving. You should use up the contents of the freezer as much as possible.
Used packing material can be collected from your confern facility on request.
Large wooden crate for transporting removal goods overseas.
The transport of your home organ is carried out by our experienced people in a similar way to the transport of grand pianos or pianos, using both muscle power and technical equipment.
is the most important work for the actual transport. confern tackles the job expertly.confern packers know how to do it. Everything is packed ideally. There are two possibilities:
- The trained and experienced confern packers take over this time-consuming, strenuous and responsible task
- You yourself do the packing of unbreakable or less valuable things. But please be careful. If you can't manage it, please call your confern advisor in good time so that he can send packers so that the deadlines for your move can be met.
The confern quality has been certified since 1994. Compliance with the high standards is continuously checked and thus maintained at a high level.
After the last mowing, prepare your lawnmower for transport: Drain petrol, bleed air,disconnect ignition cable, secure blade.
Sunshine cannot be ordered through the confern-Full service. That's why you should line the hallway and staircase with packing paper or masking tape when it rains. Or let your confern team take care of it.
Check your travel documents for validity and age of photos.
Take a tour of your flat with your landlord and discuss all necessary renovation work with him. Tip: Record the results in writing. This can save a lot of trouble and annoyance.
Before you leave the old flat, do a final check. Don't forget the cellar, bicycle cellar and storage room.
The confern Full Service will take care of this for you by prior arrangement.
can remain filled with light things. Lock drawers, store keys.
Furniture transport is a service. The deduction of a discount is not possible. Please understand this.
Check when the next bulky waste collection date is. Or ask your local municipality or city council.
City transport and confern
are a matter of course for us. We offer a wide range of services, from small removal vans with two to three men to complete removals in a full-service system. If you wish, we can also provide you with a removal van and driver if you want to do the loading and unloading together with friends.
The costs of a job-related move are fully tax-deductible, including all incidental costs - including your personal travel expenses. Renovation costs, especially those for better thermal insulation, are partially tax deductible.
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Talk to your telephone provider. Cancellation of the old telephone connection and advice on the new connection should be given in good time.
Please give your confern advisor your telephone number where you can always be reached. We are always on time, unless a storm, force majeure, traffic accident or traffic jam interferes. In this case, we ask for your understanding, as it is beyond our control.
You would like to have your existing carpet installed before moving into your new home: Talk to your confern advisor about it.
Talk to your confern advisor in good time about your moving date, even if this may still change. confern is always flexible when it comes to adjusting dates. Your confern advisor will draw up a timetable for your move after his first visit.
- Your freezer is not built sturdily enough to be transported fully packed without damage. Therefore, please use up your stock in good time.
- Chill freezer down to coldest setting, load last, unload first.
Freezers and refrigerators should not be connected to the mains until at least 45 minutes after transport. Only then will the refrigerant have calmed down so that the compressor cannot be damaged by bubbles.
In order to spare you all conceivable inconveniences in the event of damage, we have developed a special transport insurance policy, the coverage of which goes far beyond the legal liability. Among other things, damage caused by an unavoidable event is also covered. You can insure your removal goods at current value or at replacement value. Yourconfern advisor will provide you with comprehensive information.
Our packers provide personal service. If you are satisfied, it is customary to give them a tip. We call it a performance bonus. Talk to your moving consultant about the appropriate amount. If you give them the bonus cash, they will be happy to give you a receipt. If you are reimbursed for the moving expenses, or if you take them into account on your income tax return: Tips are part of the moving costs and are deductible special expenses.
Packaging services and confern
Good packaging requires special expertise. Particularly valuable sculptures, paintings, high-quality model railway equipment, medical-technical equipment or IT equipment are packed individually and elaborately, depending on the type of transport and the transport route. Entrust it to theconfern specialist.
In order to spare you all conceivable inconveniences in the event of a claim, we have developed a special transport insurance policy which goes far beyond the legal liability in its coverage. Among other things, damage caused by an unavoidable event is also covered. You can insure your removal goods at current value or at replacement value. Yourconfern advisor will provide you with comprehensive information.
Make the moving contract with confern perfect as early as possible before your moving date. Then you have the guarantee that your move will go smoothly - on time and safely.
Apply for visas for yourself and your family at your local consulate. It is best to ask for all the information leaflets for the new country. You will find almost everything you need to know about your move.
Do you have to transport a waterbed? Please inform your confern consultant, he will arrange all the necessary work.
Your confern team will bring a large toolbox with them on moving day. If the furniture dealer has given you special tools after the assembly, please have them ready for us.
All valuables such as cash, securities, jewellery, stamp collections, coin collections, etc. must be taken in your own car.
Terms of payment / payment deadline
Unless you have agreed otherwise, pay either in cash or by cheque when unloading. Talk to your removal consultant about the terms of payment.
Your confern advisor will inform you whether customs applications are required for your removal goods, car, etc. customs applications are necessary.
Last but not least
Your confern consultant also has an expert answer for many other questions. Talk to us.