Help and advice

Welcome to the home of our help and advice. If you’re getting ready for your house or office move, our tips and expert removals knowledge can give you some of the insider information you need.
Follow along to benefit from help and advice from our industry-experienced movers…

Pack your TV for your move in 5 simple steps

We are well aware that moving house can already be a stressful time. With so much going on the last thing you need is damaged or broken valuables. It is massively inconvenient and replacing it is another expense during an already costly process. That’s why we’ve put this handy guide together to help you protect…

What is kinetic lifting?

Lifting and carrying heavy objects is a common task in many workplaces. While there are various ways to do this safely, two methods that are often used are kinetic lifting and manual handling. In this blog post, we will take a look at what these two methods involve and how they can be used safely…

Packing your paperbacks: Our tips and advice

If you’re a book fanatic, you may find yourself wondering how to transport all your precious paperbacks and hardbacks in the event that you are moving properties. Knowing how to pack books effectively may not seem that important, but there are tips and techniques that can come in handy, preventing the feeling of despair that…

Protecting your furniture when moving [a how-to]

When it’s time to move properties and you’ve accumulated a lifetime’s worth of furniture, you could be questioning how you’re going to pack it all up. Protecting your furniture is essential, as not packing it properly can result in dents and gouges where you really don’t want them. Materials such as wood and glass are…

Winter removals: our top 6 tips

When you are moving house or offices, there is often very little control about when it is arranged for. If, for you, this falls in the winter months, then you should get ready to move with a slight chill in the air! Lately in the UK our winters have been slightly harsher, which is why…

Organising your storage space [a how-to guide]

During the process of moving properties or offices, you may find yourself needing to store some of your belongings, especially if you are downsizing. Storage spaces are usually empty rooms, which allow you to store whatever you could need in order for your move to happen seamlessly. However, throwing all your items into the space…

Moving house at short notice: 8 tips

The process of moving house is known to keep you on your toes, and a lot of the time the removal can offer you very short notice before moving day! In this circumstance, it can be easy to let the shock of the time pressure get to you, but this is exactly when you need…

7 tasks to budget for when moving house

When you’re moving house, there could be many costs that can seem like they are popping up out of nowhere. As if the house wasn’t expensive enough, you need to create extra budgets to make sure everything runs smoothly. This could seem overwhelming, which is why we’ve devised a list of everything that you may…

The dos and don’ts of lifting heavy objects

Along with the excitement of moving to a new property can come the difficulty of an influx of cardboard boxes… When moving day creeps up on you, you’re likely to have boxes scattered around your entire home, with some of them containing entire libraries and heavy items! When loading these boxes into the removal van…

Downsizing? Cull your household items [a how-to guide]

Are you planning on downsizing soon? Perhaps people have moved out and you’ve found yourself roaming empty rooms that you have no need for anymore! If this is the case, downsizing will allow you to make the most of every room in your new property. During this process, though, you may find that you need…

Your house move: The must-know tips and tricks

Is your house move fast approaching? When moving day starts to loom over you, it could be easy to let it get overwhelming. Preparing as much as you can will enable you to take the stress off your shoulders and stay in control of your domestic move. If you’ve been looking for some moving tips…

Your office relocation: The tips you’ll need to know

While an office relocation can be a very exciting venture, there can often be many elements to juggle. That’s where you will need organisational measures in place, helping you along the journey and ensuring everything gets done. If your office removal is coming up soon, you’ve probably been looking for some tips to make the…

10 top tips to pack like a pro

When you’re moving house, packing an entire home full of belongings can seem daunting. You will have more items than you thought, and you might start wondering where you accumulated them all! Loading up boxes comes intuitively for a lot of people, but there are some packing tips that can help speed up the process…

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