Removal Advice

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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3 Mammoth moving mistakes (and how to avoid them)

Monday, November 28th, 2016

We’ve served as a go-to man and van in York for more than ten years and throughout this city are a thousand tales of house moves gone wrong – most of which can be put down to one of three main moving mistakes, which we tell you all about here… 1. Taking move day on… on […]

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5 Signs that your man and van is NOT to be hired

Monday, November 21st, 2016

With a reputation that today proudly proceeds us, we’re a man and van in York with serious credentials. However, whilst we’re meticulous about customer service, and committed to turning up on time and taking care with every box we move, we can’t say the same for every other business in our industry. Whilst we’d love […]

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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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The Big Move: Three Bizarre Benefits Of Using Van Removals

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

The big move date looms – and let’s face it, mild panic is beginning to set in. It can seem that this task commands military precise logistics, and planning skills akin to that of Santa as he prepares for Christmas Eve. The issues that can arise when you move are well known – lost items, […]

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When Should I Contact Moving Companies?

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Moving home, whether you’re buying a place or renting, requires some serious organisational skills. There are loads of things to remember from taking meter readings and terminating services to arranging for utilities to be turned on in the new property, packing, mail forwarding and of course, actually moving possessions safely from A to B. Having […]

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What Size Removal Van Do I Need?

Friday, September 2nd, 2016

We’ve been providing removals in York for several years now and this is undoubtedly the number one question we get asked by those planning a move. The answer of course really does depend on how many items you intend to move. Most customers will worry that the size of van they get is not large […]

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How to Choose a Removal Company

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

No matter where you are moving to, hiring a professional removals company will reduce the stress of the experience. It takes a lot of physical and mental organisation to have a successful move and if you’re on a tight deadline as so many are it really helps to have a company in to solve these […]

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How Long Does a Removal Service Take?

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

This question while obviously important for your move is about as easy to answer as – how long is a piece of string? There is no set amount of time for how long a removals job will take and it depends on so many factors that it is almost impossible to predict. It will take […]

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