Packing & Cleaning

Boxes – Don’t buy, get them for free

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

It’s a timeless phenomenon – that until you move, you have literally no idea as to how big a pile your personal effects amount to. Even if you live in a compact one-bed apartment, the amount of boxes you’ll need is sure to surprise you, and if you don’t want to break the bank with […]

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How to move when expecting

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Congratulations! You’re expecting a little bundle of joy and are now well on the way to counting down until the big day. The problem is your little one means that you need more room, and now that you’re planning for a move you’re beginning to realise how tricky dealing with this may be. Allow us […]

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House Moves – How to Take Care with Your Tech

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

The average UK home has around £1,200 worth of electrical and technological goods (Wrap), which can make for quite the challenge come the time to pack up each gadget for move day. Here’s how you can take care of what is likely a lot of expensive tech when you move. 1. Ideally you should use […]

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House Move in York: 4 Tips for Perfectly Packed Boxes

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Boxes, packaging materials and packing techniques – not the most exciting of topics, nor is packing something that you really want to face. But here we are – if you want to move your items safely, and for your most prized possessions to arrive in one piece, you’re going to need a few tips from […]

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Moving? Do yourself a favour and declutter

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Are you counting down to move day? No matter whether it may be months away, now is the time to survey each room and visualise packing up everything that you own. This simple task can help you appreciate just how mammoth a challenge you may have on your hands and it can also give you […]

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Moving house: 10 Items most at risk of damage

Monday, December 12th, 2016

With ten years in the man and van industry, we’ve heard our fair share of moving day nightmares from those who have previously undertaken their own removals – the most common of which is probably tales that surround broken and damaged valuables. Whether you’re considering our man and van York service, are undertaking your own […]

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The Ultimate House Move Checklist

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Whether tenant or home owner, that date that’s marked on the calendar for the big move can seem to take forever to come – yet in the last three week countdown, time can inexplicably speed up. This phenomena is often coupled with a to-do list that grows by the day, with tasks that are all […]

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How to Prepare Your Belongings for Storage

Sunday, August 14th, 2016

Self-storage is becoming more and more popular as a great way to declutter without the pain of throwing beloved items out. It can make moving house easier and is a great way to store stuff during the university break or a gap year. However, just throwing items into self-storage can leave them susceptible to damage. […]

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Efficient Packing

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

When it comes to moving house, the one thing that can help more than anything on the day itself is efficient packing. Did you know that removal companies like us, who specialise in removals in Yorkshire and around the UK can help provide different solutions to packing, whether boxes, efficient labelling systems or a plan […]

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Quick Cleaning Tips

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

When moving, the last thing that you want to is spend your last few moments in an old home cleaning. With our man and van York service we have helped countless numbers of people move, so why not take a look at our quick cleaning tips to make moving day bright and clean for all? […]

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Let’s Talk Boxes

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

It may seem simple, but ensuring you have enough boxes and the right kind of removal packaging for all of your belongings to fit in is one of the easiest ways to take the stress out of moving day. All good removal companies prefer that your things are packed in boxes rather than bags. Boxes […]

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