1. Make sure all open (unpackaged) food is placed in the fridge or a sealed container.
2. Place light and fragile items in a safe place e.g. in bedside draw or pantry.
3. Open all cupboards and wardrobes.
4. Close all external windows and doors.
5. Remove all clutter and rubbish.
6. Move furniture off walls (if possible)
7. Remove all pets from inside (aquariums will be covered by the technician)