Van Man Courier

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Van Man York Offers Courier Services Alongside Home and Furniture Removals   Updated 10/08/2020 – While house removals will always be Van Man York’s main business, we also act as a courier. You can invest in bulky items without concern by utilizing this service.   Van Man York is renowned throughout the county for our […]

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A Move for All Seasons

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Choosing to move to a new home is a big decision. Arguably even bigger however, is deciding exactly when to do so. Are particular times of year better than others? Moving house will rarely be a completely smooth experience, no matter how you tackle the project. You can plan a house move with the precision […]

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Moving Nemo – How to move house with fish in tow

Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Some people don’t believe that fish are ‘proper’ pets. Well, us fish owners would beg to differ, and in fact, fish are really rather sensitive beings.  This sensitivity makes them incredibly susceptible to stress, which can set off a chain reaction of excess mucus generation, followed swiftly by smothered gills and skin. With this worrying […]

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Removals Industry in Yorkshire

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Like every business sector, the removals industry took a hit following the outbreak of COVID-19. This was largely due to the symbiotic relationship that home removal companies share with the property market. While estate agents were placed into enforced shutdown, and the general public was urged to remain within their existing four walls, moving to […]

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Pop the champagne corks – Six tips for a moving in party

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Well, you’ve only gone and done it – you’ve managed what once felt impossible and finally unpacked the final box. Now? There’s nothing else for it. It’s time to party (let’s face it… you’ve earned it!). Here’s our guide for throwing an awesome (and well-deserved) house-warming party. Settle on a party style What’s it to […]

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The Housing Market Post-Corona-virus

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

The Housing Market Post-Corona-virus

We are all adjusting to a Brave New World since the dawn of Corona virus. The UK’s economy has taken a substantial dip, with talk of recession

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Five things to learn from Germans who move house

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

When you’re saying “auf wiederzehn, pet” to your old house and packing up for your new property, you could do worse than to act like a German. This is a country known for efficiency and precision engineering – clearly, this culture has a lot to offer everyone else who ends up frazzled, burnt out and […]

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Looking for love? You may want to move here, here or here

Monday, June 15th, 2020

Calling all singletons of the north. If you’re looking to fall head over heels, you may want to hot foot it over to Manchester, where there are 17 million fellow singles living (the largest proportion of singles in any British city). That means that more than half of all Manchester over-16s are without a partner. […]

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Crossing the T’s and dotting the I’s – the legalities of business relocation

Monday, June 1st, 2020

Moving a business is never easy (even if it’s only across town). As well as the logistics and the To Do lists, you also have a few legal considerations to pay attention to. Here’s our no-nonsense run through of what you should be thinking about (as early as possible!). Telling your staff Moving business premise […]

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It’s May – Which happens to be #NationalMovingMonth

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Future movers and home shifters in the middle of applying for a mortgage, it’s May – the month that home sales pick up and tenants start thinking about packing up. But while May is the official national moving month, it’s actually August that usually comes in as the busiest for moving house (over 2016/2017, there […]

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It’s profitable t’up North – Why more and more businesses are heading up

Friday, May 15th, 2020

There’s nowhere in the world that we’d rather be than based in Yorkshire. But, being born and bred, we would say that (us Yorkshire people are notoriously loyal). Yet it seems that many businesses are coming around to our way of thinking, with more and more businesses making the move t’up North. So what are […]

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Moving’s a risky business – Five areas of commercial risk you should weight up

Friday, May 1st, 2020

Business owner, there are few times as stressful as when planning to move your company. It’s time-consuming, risky and, if you get it wrong, incredibly expensive. All in all, you need to plan every last detail. Which is right about where these five risk areas come in (along with links to our past guides to […]

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