May 27, 2019
If your time at Uni is over and it’s time to move out, then you need to download the Man and Van app today! We offer you the best moving service for students out there. With this in mind, we’ve pulled together this guide to what you need to think about when moving out – sorry to say it but you will need some kind of plan! We’re making it easy for you though just follow these tips and you’ll be sorted.
Yes, you are going to have to clean your accommodation. Really. Well you do if you want your deposit back (or your parents do!) One of the main reason’s students don’t get their deposit back is the property has not been left in an acceptable state (surprise, surprise!) You probably don’t have the dough to get a professional cleaner in – they can cost hundreds of pounds – so you will need to pull on your marigolds and clean the following:
You will also need to vacuum everywhere and try and remove any stains that have appeared. Take any curtains in the property down and wash them, then rehang. Finally, you need to empty all of the bins and remove all of the rubbish from the property (again this is something that the man and van app can help with).
Why is rubbish removal so important? Surely you can just leave it for someone else to deal with? Unfortunately not. Again, many students can find themselves in sticky situations as they are hit with a fine from the council due to them not disposing of their rubbish correctly, or finding their landlord has withheld money from their deposit as payment for dealing with their rubbish. The best way to avoid this is:
Moving Out Day
So, the day has arrived, it is finally time for you to leave your student accommodation, here’s what you need to know:
You should always discuss the return of your deposit with your landlord before you move out. You would usually expect to have your deposit returned within 10 days of moving out of your property, if there are no issues. Some of the charges that landlords can levy on you include:
However, if they try and charge you for the following you can tell them that they are not allowed:
So if you are a student moving out of your accommodation soon and are looking for removal van hire near me – download the man and van app now – we will make it so much easier for you.