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Empty home and contents with Home Clearance ASAP

Emptying a home and removing its contents is a task that requires a lot of time, energy and organization. Whether it concerns clearing a home after a death, completion, a move or a senior move, the process can be overwhelming. In this article we discuss the importance of emptying a home and its contents, the clearance process, the costs involved and why you should hire a professional clearance company such as ZSM House Clearance is often the best choice.

The importance of emptying a house 

Emptying a home and clearing out the contents is essential for several reasons. First of all, it is a requirement when leaving a rental property or when selling a home. Landlords and buyers expect the property to be left broom clean, which means all personal belongings and unwanted items must be removed. In addition, emptying a home after the death of a loved one can be an emotionally difficult period, but it is still important to empty the home to begin the coping process.

Why empty a home?

Emptying house after death

After the death of a family member or friend, the home must be emptied. Emptying a house after death is often a complex task, because there are many personal items that have sentimental value. It is important to vacate the home respectfully and discreetly, taking into account the wishes of the surviving relatives. A home clearance after death therefore often occurs.

Emptying homes after a move

When moving, emptying the old home is a necessary step. Certain furniture and other belongings may not be taken to the new home. Tidying up the home helps create a fresh start in the new home. Clearing the house is therefore no problem for a house clearing company such as ZSM Woningontruiming. 

A senior move and clearing out the house

When moving for seniors, emptying the old home is often a challenge, especially because seniors have often lived in the same home for years and have collected a lot of stuff. The process of emptying a senior room requires special attention and care, as valuable and cherished items may be present. Clearing out a home is one of our specialties.

The process of clearing a home

Clearing a home is a step-by-step process that requires careful planning and organization. Here is an overview of the steps commonly followed when clearing a home:

Inventory of the contents

Before we clear a house, it is important to make an inventory of the contents. This includes determining the extent of the contents, the size of the home and identifying which items need to be removed and which need to be retained.

Sort and organize

Sorting your household belongings is an important step in determining what should be thrown away, what can be donated to charity, and what should be kept. It's helpful to create different categories, such as valuables, usable items, and trash. After this, the evacuation of the home can begin.

Disposal of unwanted items

Disposing of unwanted items can be done in several ways. This can range from throwing away trash, donating usable items to charity, or selling valuable items. It is important to take into account local regulations regarding waste disposal and obtaining a parking permit if necessary.

Cleaning and repairing

Once all items have been removed, it is important to thoroughly clean the home and carry out any repairs. This includes removing carpeting, curtain rails and repairing any damage to walls or floors. The aim is to deliver the property sweepingly clean according to the requirements of the landlord or the new owner. It swept clean ZSM can also take care of House Clearance for you. We can also deliver your home to the landlord or real estate agent for you.

The costs for the evacuation in 2023

The cost of clearing a home can vary depending on several factors. Some of the main factors affecting costs are the size of the contents, type of home and the additional work that needs to be carried out, such as removing carpeting or repairing damage. You can also choose to sell part of the furnishings. This will make some difference to the costs of clearing a home.

To save costs when clearing a home, it is advisable to request a no-obligation quote. You can request a free quote from ZSM Woningontruiming at any time. Is it an emergency evacuation that must be carried out within 24 hours, for example? Then it is better to contact us directly by telephone on 070-2116102 so that we can assist you as quickly as possible.

Hiring a professional evacuation company

Calling in Home Clearance ASAP can offer many advantages when emptying a home and its contents. We have the expertise, experience and resources to handle the process efficiently and professionally. We ensure a discreet and respectful evacuation, taking into account the emotional value of the contents.

Request a free quote

Would you like to receive a quote for emptying and cleaning a contaminated home? Then request a free quote. This is completely without obligation and you are not committed to anything. By requesting a quote you will get a better idea of the costs and services we can offer you.

Do you have any questions or would you like advice before requesting a quote? Then you can always call us on 070-2116102. You can also send us an email at: We will then respond to your enquiry as soon as possible.