Who to inform when moving house

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
Who to inform when moving house

In amongst the other various administration tasks that need completing during a move, one of the most important is remembering who to inform of your new address when you move house. 

If you're worried about forgetting anyone, then the checklist below might come in handy. Download a copy to print at home

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How to label boxes for moving house

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
How to label boxes for moving house

Labelling your moving boxes when you move house is probably one of the most important parts of the packing process. But it's surprising how many people don't do it properly - or worse still, forget to do it at all.

If you're starting to think about packing then here's our giude to labelling your boxes correctly... 

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What to look for when viewing a house

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
What to look for when viewing a house

There are two main areas you'll be concerned about when viewing a house. 

  1. Do you like it?
  2. Is it a good house?

The first has the potential to make a great impact on the way you live your life, the second could be the difference between getting a great property for your money and being bitten by unexpected costs after you move in. Whilst many of these things would be picked up during a home buyers survey spotting them early may save you time and money. 

This list can also help you check...

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Moving to Rye, East Sussex

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
Moving to Rye, East Sussex

Famed for its traditional, cobble-lined streets and affiliation with the Cinque Ports, it’s easy to see why tourists flock to Rye each year. But it’s not just tourists that love it here. If you’re dreaming of a life on the cobbles streets of East Sussex then here's a little bit about life in the town.

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How to pack lamps and lampshades for a house move | Video Tutorial

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
How to pack lamps and lampshades for a house move | Video Tutorial

If you're moving house and handling your own packing then some items, like lamps and lampshades, can be particularly tricky. Here we show you what packing materials you will need and how to pack lamps and lampshades so that they're well protected during your move...

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How to pack books for moving house | Video Tutorial

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
How to pack books for moving house | Video Tutorial

If you're moving house and handling your own packing, then some items, especially heavy or precious ones like books, can be tricky.

Here we show you what packing materials you will need and how to pack books when moving house so that they are well-protected in transit.

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Unpacking after a move: Tips for being organised

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
Unpacking after a move: Tips for being organised

Unpacking after a move requires just as much effort as the packing beforehand, but it's well worth it as it's a great time to create a wonderful space to become your new family home. 

So fear not! We’ve got several tips to help you figure out how to unpack after a move, how to keep your unpacking process stress-free and help you get organised and settle in quickly at your new home…

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How to pack paintings and pictures for moving house | Video Tutorial

By Bournes Moves - August 4, 2020
How to pack paintings and pictures for moving house | Video Tutorial

If you’re moving house and handling your own packing then some items – like your paintings and pictures – can be particularly tricky.

Here we show you what packing materials you will need and how to pack paintings and pictures in order to make sure they are well protected during your move.

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How to buy a house in 10 steps

By Bournes Moves - August 3, 2020
How to buy a house in 10 steps

 

Thinking about buying a house? Whether it's your first time or you just need a quick reminder our 10 step guide on how to buy a house offers some great tips and advice for all.

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How to organise moving house

By Bournes Moves - August 2, 2020
How to organise moving house

Moving house can be stressful so knowing what to do and when, and how to stay organised is key to keeping everything run smoothly.

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