Booked the removals but decided to pack yourself? Many households choose to save on the cost of a professional packing service; however, packing up all of your possessions can be overwhelming. If you’re sure you want to go it alone when the time comes, we’ve put together our best packing tips for moving to help you stay on task.
With the UK cost of living crisis and soaring energy bills, you may be asking yourself, is now a good time to buy a house? To help you make a better-informed decision, we explore the costs associated with buying a new home and, just as important, the hidden costs you need to watch out for.
How many boxes do I need to move? What is the best packing material for glass? How do I avoid breaking my mother-in-law’s cherished crystal vase?! These are just some of the questions we ask when deciding to pack for ourselves when moving house. Here we share some valuable tips and advice on the best packing materials for a house move and how to pack.
Last year saw one of the largest property booms in UK history and 2022 shows no signs of slowing down. For first time buyers or those who want to refresh their memory, we have created your essential guide of things to remember when moving home in the UK.
Everyone knows, just what a stressful time moving house is. Not the actual physical move itself but the whole process leading up to it. It is very true that it is one of the most stressful times in a persons life (according to some people up there with divorce!). So how do you minimise the stress?
Ok, so you are moving house and either you have decided to do the whole move yourself or just the packing. You may have chosen to pack yourself to save some pennies. STOP.
It's been another fantastic summer here at Gentle Giants. Not only have we been having to turn 2 or more people away on a daily basis for their moves, we have really been struggling to fit in the huge increase in demand for even quotations. It certainly has been a fantastic summer!
They say moving house is one of, if not the most stressful times in a person's life. Employing the services of a removal company to relocate you to your new home will without a doubt remove a great deal of that stress - providing the company you choose is a reputable and decent.
Being involved in the housing market on a daily basis, talking to and dealing with customers waiting on those all important dates we have to deal with the same problem day in and day out and see how frustrating moving house is for customers - especially last minute moves!
Cats are strongly territorial animals and have strong bonds with their surroundings. It is important that you take some time to plan the relocation of your cat as it can be a stressful time for your cat. How you decide to do the move depends on you and your cat.
Thinking of moving house to a popular town that is well situated in Surrey making it a sought after area to move to? Here's an introduction to Guildford.
Buying, selling and moving a house can be one of the biggest and most important events in your life. You may consider moving yourself but never underestimate just how big an undertaking that is. The safe relocation of furniture, antiques, pianos etc. is a time consuming and difficult job if it is not something you are used to doing.
Welcome to Farnham! If you have just moved here or thinking of moving here we hope this post gives you a little insight into what you can expect.