Shipping Belongings from the UK to USA Guide

By Bournes International Moves - August 20, 2019
Shipping Belongings from the UK to USA Guide

 

One of the big questions you may have in preparing to move is what to ship to the USA with you and how to arrange international removals to get it all there. UK to USA surely can't be that cheap - deciding on how to ship to the USA or any major cities, the cost of shipping your belongings, and if it's safe to air freight or sea freight your personal effects can all be very daunting decisions.  

In this post we'll cover:

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Moving household goods to Canada

By Bournes International Moves - August 20, 2019
Moving household goods to Canada

If you're moving to Canada you may be wondering which items of your personal effects, furniture and other belongings you should take with you when you emigrate and what you should be leaving behind. Here's a quick guide on what to ship to Canada when you emigrate...

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Top Questions to ask a shipping company

By Bournes International Moves - November 1, 2017
Top Questions to ask a shipping company

If you're at the stage of getting quotes from international removals companies then here are some important questions to ask potential shippers. This list of questions isn't exhaustive, but it should at least start some valuable conversations that will help you gain a comprehensive understanding of the service being offered and the company providing it.

Questions to ask household shipping companies

Are the Shipping Company FIDI FAIM Certified? 

FIDI FAIM is the only quality standard...

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Which Certifications Should My Moving Company Have?

By Bournes International Moves - October 2, 2017
Which Certifications Should My Moving Company Have?

Certifications, memberships of professional associations or other independent accreditations are a great way to check if your chosen International Removal company is reputable. This helps you gain peace of mind knowing that you're reducing the risk of losing everything to a rogue trader.

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8 Things You Need to Know About International Removals to Australia

By Bournes International Moves - June 29, 2017
8 Things You Need to Know About International Removals to Australia

Moving house locally is hard enough, but packing up your things and moving to the other side of the world is a whole different ball game! So, here's some of the key things you need to know before you get started. 

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Shipping vehicles to australia: new customs rule for asbestos

By Bournes International Moves - March 30, 2017
Shipping vehicles to australia: new customs rule for asbestos

The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service has announced new rules relating to the import of motor vehicles when it comes to asbestos.

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Customer Guide to Transfer of Residence for Moves to the UK

By Bournes International Moves - March 20, 2017
Customer Guide to Transfer of Residence for Moves to the UK
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10 things you may not know about International Removal Companies

By Bournes International Moves - October 26, 2015

Are you about to move abroad? Wherever you're going it's almost certain that you'll need the help of a good removal company when it comes to getting your stuff safely from one country to the next. If this is your first time moving to another country and you're looking for some extra help then here are 10 things about international removal companies that you need to know...

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How to reduce container shipping costs for International Removals

By Bournes International Moves - September 11, 2015
How to reduce container shipping costs for International Removals

Are you planning an international move and worried about the container shipping cost? Whether you're trying to negotiate a relocation package with your employer or are simply saving to start a new life abroad, the cost of moving so far away can soon add up. However, there are some things you can do to save money on International Removals whatever circumstances you find yourself in...

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How to Calculate Your International Shipping Volume

By Bournes International Moves - March 25, 2015
How to Calculate Your International Shipping Volume

One of the most frequently asked questions we read on the forum is surrounding the issue of how much space will you need in a container with the belongings you have. That's why we've developed this International Shipping Volume Calculator which helps you determine how much you want to move by selecting the items in your home.

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