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How Beetlebox made moving house a breeze!


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10 tips to stay green and save money when moving house, from Glen Christie of Beetlebox

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A North shore entrepreneur is the latest to exploit the green market by making the process of moving house more environmentally friendly.

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The Telegraph – Sunday Magazine – The joy of moving to a new house

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Inside Strata Magazine – September 2012

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Ideas Hoist Interview – December 2012

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Blog

Housewarming Gift Idea for Under $100

Don't give a wooden box, give plastic boxes! Your mates are finally moving out of that share house/dorm room/their parents place, and found a place near some decent bars, and you want to help them on their way.  Maybe your grandma is moving into an aged care facility, and you would like to [...]

By | June 1st, 2012|Green Ideas, Moving House|0 Comments

5 Reasons to Use Beetlebox Plastic Moving Boxes Instead of Cardboard Boxes

Are you considering using plastic moving boxes to move house?  Here are the top 5 reasons why they're a good idea. Save Time By Using Beetlebox 1.  Save Time - Getting used boxes from the fruit shop might be free, but you still need to go and find them, and then waste time [...]

By | May 18th, 2012|Green Ideas, Moving House|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Use Beetlebox Plastic Moving Boxes Instead of Cardboard Boxes

Tips For Moving House In the Rain – Including: Use Plastic Moving Boxes!

There has been a lot of heavy rain in Sydney recently, so we thought it would be a great opportunity to share some tips on how to safely move in the rain. Protect Yourself A Wet Day Your most important belonging is yourself, so it follows that you should consider you and your [...]

By | April 23rd, 2012|Moving House|Comments Off on Tips For Moving House In the Rain – Including: Use Plastic Moving Boxes!

Plastic bags, Plastic Beetleboxes, tough environmental calls.

This morning I was sent a great article from the BBC Magazine.  It outlined that many environmental decisions are not as clear cut as one might think.  For example, while most single use plastic (shopping) bags do not biodegrade, a reusable cotton bag uses much more carbon  in its manufacture and transportation.  Have a read in [...]

By | March 20th, 2012|Green Ideas|0 Comments

How to pack the kitchen like a pro (aka the dreaded wine glass problem):

For your glasswear, use a separate box for fine and light glass object, like granny’s art deco crystal you never ever use. I like to lay a towel in first, then wrap each piece in butchers paper, or bubble wrap if it’s really valuable, then simply line them up along the bottom of the box. [...]

By | March 13th, 2012|Moving House, Mrs Beetle|Comments Off on How to pack the kitchen like a pro (aka the dreaded wine glass problem):

Mrs Beetle’s moving tips:

Unless you are built like a rugby forward (or have kind friends who are) you will be likely to book a moving company to do the heavy lifting. As these guys charge by the minute, the cheapest way to move is to minimise the time you have your movers help you for. Time is money, [...]

By | March 5th, 2012|Moving House, Mrs Beetle|0 Comments