How Moving House Storage helped our client save for her home

By Kirsty Parsons - November 6, 2019
How Moving House Storage helped our client save for her home

The moving process can be complicated, even more so when you're not moving directly to your new home and need to put your goods in temporary storage between house moves. One home mover explains what happened when she was faced with this situation, and how she used temporary storage when moving house...

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5 things to know about removals insurance before moving house

By Kirsty Parsons - November 6, 2019
5 things to know about removals insurance before moving house

As a removal company, we know understanding Insurance for House Removals can be pretty tricky. If you’re using a professional removal firm most will talk to you about insurance, but it can be hard to understand the level of protection your cover provides because a lot of removal companies handle insurance in many different ways.

In this article, we’ll try to explain how it works and answer some frequently asked questions to help you make an informed decision on how to cover your possessions.

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The Average House Removal Costs for 2020

By Bournes Moves - October 30, 2019
The Average House Removal Costs for 2020

THE MOST frequently asked question from people regarding house removal costs and working out how to get their belongings to their new home is "how much does a removal company cost?".

At Bournes, we move thousands of people in London, Kent and Sussex each year, all with varying requirements and budgets. The cost of using a removal company will vary for each move, and depends on several factors which are explained further in this blog, but here are some average estimated...

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9 Things To Do When Moving House

By Bournes Moves - October 25, 2019
9 Things To Do When Moving House

 

There’s a lot to remember when it comes to moving moving into your new home – from all the big physical stuff right down to the small bits of paperwork – so it’s no wonder that there are some things that get left behind.

When we teamed up with Rightmove to run a competition based on your removal horror stories, we were reminded just how many things people forget when they move.

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Bournes gains ISO 14001 Environmental Certification

By Bournes Moves - July 31, 2018
Bournes gains ISO 14001 Environmental Certification
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Cooks of Cranleigh rebrands as Bournes Home Moves

By Bournes Moves - April 27, 2018
Cooks of Cranleigh rebrands as Bournes Home Moves

Cooks of Cranleigh is a local removals company operating in the Cranleigh and wider Surrey area for over 65 years. In 2012 the company joined the Bournes group of companies which trades as Bournes Home Moves in the Kent, Sussex and London regions. Bournes has been a family run company since 1875 and the aquisition helped the Bournes group to provide its range of moving and storage services to a wider geographical area whilst retaining the skills and local knowledge of an experienced team at...

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Moving house tips - Video

By Bournes Moves - October 2, 2017
Moving house tips - Video

If you're in the process of moving house you'll know how much there is to organise and are probably starting to feel a little stressed out! 

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Fire Brigade Training Exercise in Rye

By Bournes Moves - September 5, 2017
Fire Brigade Training Exercise in Rye

Around 5pm today (5th September 2017) firefighters from East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service (ESFRS) will be carrying out a training exercise at Bournes Rye site on Rye Harbour Road.

Image source: Rye Fire Station | Facebook 

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10 things the best removal companies will do for your move

By Bournes Moves - June 8, 2017
10 things the best removal companies will do for your move

If you're about to move house and are looking for help from a removal company, you might not know where to start. Narrowing down your choices can be tough, especially when all companies seem as good as each other. To help give you an idea of some of the things to look out for when making your decision, here are the top ten things the best removal companies will do to ensure you have a smooth move...

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What should I do if my preferred removal company has bad reviews?

By Bournes Moves - May 5, 2017
What should I do if my preferred removal company has bad reviews?

Confession: Sometimes we get bad reviews. 

If any removal company tells you they never get complaints, I'd be REALLY impressed (and slightly dubious...). Removals is a high risk highly charged industry, think about it, we move thousands of different objects every year, some heavy, fragile or awkward. We move those items from houses and buildings that are never quite the same, with different size doors, hallways, with different obstacles and different challenges every day. We do it in all...

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