Why you should use a BAR Overseas removal company

By Bournes International Moves - August 24, 2015
Why you should use a BAR Overseas removal company

BAR Overseas members are certified and annually inspected to strict standards to ensure they are qualified and experienced in international moving, giving you peace of mind you're choosing a reputable mover and that your advance payment is protected. 

With so much choice out there when it comes to international removals it can be hard to try and narrow down your choice of mover to a reputable, qualified company that ticks all of your boxes - especially when time and money are of the essence....

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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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Decluttering before an international move: how to get it right

By Bournes International Moves - November 20, 2014
Decluttering before an international move: how to get it right

Decluttering not only makes packing and preparing for a move easier, but it can also help reduce your costs, raise some extra funds and helps means a new start in a new home nice and junk free! If you're wondering how to get it right, then here are our top tips for decluttering before an international move...

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Removal Surveys: how to get an accurate quotation

By Kirsty Parsons - November 20, 2014
Removal Surveys: how to get an accurate quotation

General good practice with a moving company will involve having someone visit your home to (as a minimum) assess how much stuff you want to take with you – the “volume” of your move. A professional mover focused on providing you a good service will also use this opportunity to understand more about your requirements and make sure they have all the information they need to give you a detailed, fully inclusive price and to make sure you have all the information you need to be ready for and...

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Moving abroad: Comparing International Removal Quotations

By Kirsty Parsons - November 20, 2014
Moving abroad: Comparing International Removal Quotations

So you’ve picked your companies to get a quote from, you’ve had the Move Consultants round and showed them everything you want to move and now you’ve probably got at least 3 very different looking quotations in front of you – how do you choose? Here are our top tips for comparing international removal and shipping quotations...

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Negotiating with removal companies: how to do it correctly

By Kirsty Parsons - November 20, 2014
Negotiating with removal companies: how to do it correctly

Negotiating on services has become increasingly popular in recent times and is a topic often heard discussed by removal companies. If negotiating with removal companies is something you're considering when booking your move, it's important to know all the facts beforehand so that you can negotiate safely with the removal company and still ensure your move runs smoothly...

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Extra help in preparing for an international relocation

By Bournes International Moves - November 19, 2014
Extra help in preparing for an international relocation

 

Moving overseas takes a lot of work and can be very stressful. We know it’s about more than just getting on a plane and having your belongings transported and that there are many things to research make decisions on and arrange before you can make the move. At Bournes we offer a range of Destination Services to support you in preparing for an international relocation and in settling in when you get there.

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10 tips for cleaning items for shipping abroad

By Bournes International Moves - November 19, 2014
10 tips for cleaning items for shipping abroad

Shipping your goods is one of the major focal points of any international move – but even if you've got a removal company coming in to do the hard work for you, there are still preparations you need to make for yourself.

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8 Top International Removals Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

By Bournes International Moves - November 11, 2014
8 Top International Removals Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Here are some of the top international removals frequently asked questions

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