Chat is currently offline
Our live chat operators will be back online between:
07:00 – 23:00 Melbourne Time, 7 days a week.

You can still get in touch with us by completing our contact form:
Contact Us
> News & Tips > Moving House Apps That Make a Difference

Moving House Apps That Make a Difference

Whether we like to admit it or not, many of us are addicted to our smart phones and find it hard to go past a helpful App, especially when it comes time to moving house. With everything that needs to be considered at moving time; searching for the property, getting to know your new local area and even arranging the decor in the new home, we have you covered. There is an app for it all to make your life easier!

smart phone appsBelow we have listed four handy Apps to assist you in the moving house process; from finding the perfect home to getting to know your local area, all at the touch of a button.

  1. Westpac Home FinderWhen you begin the process of looking for your first home or searching for a new one, Westpac’s Home Finder App is a handy tool to have. The app includes a property search, personal inspections schedule, personal calculations, and a home buyer’s guide. Making it easy to search for homes for sale, record your inspection details and compare and rate what you’ve seen.
  2. Ziilch – Moving house is the perfect time to get organised and de-clutter and dispose of any unwanted items. The Ziilch app will help you do just that; get rid of the items you no longer need or want before moving home. Using Ziilch you can list those no longer needed items for FREE to someone who might need it. You never know, you might even find some pre-loved, recycled or second hand clothes, books or furniture for your new home at the same time!
  3. AroundMeIt takes a while to adjust and get your bearings of the local area soon after moving into your new home. The AroundMe App will help you find what you need and what’s local at the touch of a button. This includes business listings and and contact details for banks, bars, cinemas, restaurants, supermarkets and more all close by.
  4. Houzz Interior Design Ideas – This super fun app will keep you entertained for hours, but be careful it’s addictive! Mix and match furniture pieces and play with placement in your new home, helping you to get a little home design inspiration before the big move, so once you get there, you’ll find it quick and easy to add all the finishing touches.

For more great moving tips and advice visit our Wridgways moving blog or speak to one of our friendly Wridgways moving consultants today on 1800 225 916.