8 tips for moving house with pets

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014
8 tips for moving house with pets

They say no home is complete without one or two, but when it comes to moving house with pets it can be a challenge - as some of the entrants of our recent RightMove competition can attest…

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How to find a recommended removal company

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014
How to find a recommended removal company

If you’ve just set the ball rolling with your house sale and the next port of call is organising your move – and more specifically, choosing a removal company to handle it - then where do you even start? Here are our eight top tips on how to find a recommended removal company:

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How to pack boxes when moving house

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014
How to pack boxes when moving house

One of the most frequently discussed topics in the run up to moving house is how to pack boxes when moving house. If you're about to start your packing but and want to do a professional job of it, then here's our guide on how to pack boxes properly when moving house...

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5 tips for moving house with children

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014
5 tips for moving house with children

Moving house is a stressful process for anyone, at any age. However, when it comes to moving house with children, the stress factor tends to rise considerably. Not only will you have more stuff to pack, but there are also the physical and emotional aspects of moving house with children to consider too – as well as what to do with them on the day of the move itself. When we ran a competition recently in conjunction with Rightmove to find out some of your moving day horror stories, moving...

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3 tips for moving house with a baby

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014

The long-awaited Royal Baby has finally made its appearance and whilst William and Kate get to grips with first-time parenthood, they’ll also be undertaking another stress-factor – moving house. And we suspect they're not alone. If you're in the midst of a move and have a newborn in tow then here are our top tips for moving house with a baby... 

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How to pack wine glasses [video]

By Kirsty Parsons - November 14, 2014

If you're moving house and handling your own packing then some items - like delicate glassware - can be particularly tricky. If you're packing your own goods and want to ensure they arrive safely at your new house then here's our guide on how to pack stemmed wine glasses like a pro...

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Why you should use a BAR removal company

By Bournes Moves - November 14, 2014
Why you should use a BAR removal company

When you pay a lot of money for something it can be disappointing when it doesn’t live up to your expectations. And moving house is no exception, especially when it comes to the move itself - which is why it's so important to make sure you're using a British Association of Removers (BAR) removal company.

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Reduce the headache of moving house with a BAR Removal Company

With so many options out there, it can be hard to try and narrow down your choice of...

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Top tips for moving house in Winter

By Kirsty Parsons - November 11, 2014
Top tips for moving house in Winter

It can be a lot of people’s worst nightmare – never mind the packing and organising, but actually moving house in Winter and at Christmas time is a thought that many people dread. Snow, ice, limited daylight and cold weather conditions don’t equate to many a persons’ dream move scenario, as some of the entries from our recent moving day horror story competition which we ran in conjunction with Rightmove prove:

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7 Ways to a Find a Reputable Removal Company

By Bournes Moves - November 11, 2014
7 Ways to a Find a Reputable Removal Company

You can avoid rogue movers and find a reputable removal company by:

Finding a reputable removal company can be a challenge; with hundreds of companies listing themselves on the internet and many appearing to be professionals it becomes impossible to vet every single one.

If you’re currently in the...

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Who to inform when moving house

By Kirsty Parsons - November 11, 2014

Keeping track of the paperwork involved in a house move can be stressful. If you're moving for the first time or are simply running out of time and aren't sure who you need to speak with and when regarding your move then this handy checklist on who to inform when moving house could be a lifesaver...

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