Removal Advice

Apples for Apples: Four pointers for comparing removal quotes

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Not all removal services are created equal – in fact, there are many differences from any one company’s service compared to the next. Here we explain four core pointers that you should consider when collecting quotes and comparing them side by side. 1. A FREE quote versus obligation Reputable removal companies will always provide a […]

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The Unspoken Rules of Home Removals

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

In order for any mover/home removal team relationship to be successful, there are a few unspoken rules that guarantee a smoother move – here we summarise the secret keys to success between us and our clients. Number one: It’s going to be stressful You’ve made the wise choice of using a removals company to help […]

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Small House Move Mistakes That Could Cost You

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Moving – it might be stressful, but it’s pretty straightforward, right? Just a matter of packing up your belongings on mass and a frantic day ahead. Well, unfortunately there are some common errors that movers make that result in unexpected outgoings, delays or both. Here’s what to avoid when it’s time to say goodbye to […]

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Self-Loading Versus Full Removal Service: Which One Is Right for You?

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Van rental or full removal service – the choice is one that you’ll need to make in good time as your property move approaches. But which is right for your unique circumstances? Here, we explain why self-loading versus a full removal service is way more than a matter of just price point. A self-drive service […]

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Moving House in York: Don’t Forget to Do These Commonly Forgotten Tasks

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

You’ve created a million and one checklists, ticked off your inventory and have a day by day run down as to what needs doing and when. However, with all the organisation and move management skills in the world, there are tasks that are often forgotten, here’s what you may have overlooked. 1. Create an essentials […]

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European Removals: Tips for Moving Cross Continent

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Let’s face it, moving is stressful – and when moving across seas and continents, the To-Do list to tick off, the costs to pay and the plans to make can soon overwhelm even the most collected of individuals. After years in this business, we know what it takes for such a move to be a […]

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Band and Gig Removals: All You Need To Know

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Whether you are lacking in funds for a suitable vehicle, or have drinks to be drunk and parties to be rocked post gig, transporting your equipment can be a tall order (and trusting a company to look after your most cherished kit, even more so). Here’s what you should consider when choosing a band or […]

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Military Precision For Moving Day

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Move day – it’s a term that can strike fear into the heart of even the most prepared of movers. If you’re noticing that the days are whizzing by faster than ever, with the big day rapidly, then you need to read this guide for ensuring your move runs like clockwork – no stress, no […]

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Essential tips for working successfully with your van and man company

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Hiring a van and man service for your move can offer peace of mind that your items will be safely transported whilst you can enjoy a far smoother a move day when compared to having handle everything yourself. To ensure that your man and van service runs as well as it can, consider following these […]

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Moving over the Christmas period – How to survive the ordeal

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Let’s face it – no one wants to move over the Christmas period (or the few days thereafter). However, house buyers and tenants are, unfortunately, at the complete mercy of legal requirements, vendors and landlords. If you find yourself filled not with the joys of Christmas, but instead with the terrors of moving over the […]

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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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Moving day: 5 Fresh ideas for (productively) involving the kids

Monday, December 5th, 2016

So, you can’t pack the kids off for the day and you’re facing managing a house move, as well as your children. Soon, chaos can rain. Tantrums, boxes going missing, and a logistics plan that may have seemed military precise going out the window in five minutes flat. With this in mind, here are our […]

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