October 2016

Moving your own home

By |October 7th, 2016|

Top Tips for moving yourself
It’s not an easy decision to move yourself but if you are looking to save money and you are organising a student move or a 1 bedroom flat it might be the route to go. You’ll need some friends to help you moving yourself and here are some tips ensure it […]

September 2016

Cheap moving boxes can still equal quality

By |September 8th, 2016|

Planning on moving house soon?
Need a wide selection of cheap moving boxes. We have a box for every part of your house. Strong storage boxes for those big and bulky items. Book boxes for your more heavy belongings such as books, CD’s and DVD’s. and Wardrobe boxes to keep your clothes dry and clean.

We also […]

November 2015

October Property Trends from Rightmove

By |November 10th, 2015|

Rightmove’s October House Price Index reported that first-time buyer prices surged nearly 10% in a year.
Top headlines are:

Highest ever national average price of property coming to market, up by 0.6% (+£1,715) this month to £296,549 – and 5.6% more expensive than a year ago
New record fuelled by high demand for first-time-buyer properties, with prices up […]

First time buyers getting on the property ladder

By |November 10th, 2015|

How can first time buyers get on the property ladder with house prices constantly rising?
Finding that ever increasing deposit seems an impossible dream.

According to the Halifax the proportion of 20 to 45 years saving for a deposit has dropped from 57% to 43% due to low wages and high property prices. Resulting in more people […]

August 2015

Student rent continues to rise

By |August 25th, 2015|

According to a recent article in The Guardian student rent continues to soar and their living costs are currently outstripping their loans.
In the last 3 years rents have risen by 25%. causing a serious housing issue for students.

This is reaching crisis point now as students rush to sort their accommodation for the next academic year. […]

July 2015

What does the housing market hold for 20 to 39 year olds?

By |July 24th, 2015|

According to a recent article in The Telegraph Property news by journalist Peter Spence most 20 – 39 year olds will be in private rented accommodation by 2025.
All due to the rising house prices young people will be unable to get on the housing market and force them into rented accomodation.

Spence reports that “the total […]

Could this be the end of Bubble Wrap?

By |July 3rd, 2015|

Bubble Wrap without the pop
Sealed Air Corp inventors of Bubble Wrap announced recently that due to a dramatic drop in sales they would be creating a new form of bubble wrap. In other words bubble wrap with out the pop!

According to an article in the Wall Street Journal the company who has been selling Bubble […]

November 2014

How to pack for moving house with quality packing supplies

By |November 11th, 2014|

If you are wishing to partially or completely pack yourselves here’s our advice based on the experience and training of our removal teams. You can also watch our “How to pack” videos on our YouTube channel. As a general rule if an item can fit into a standard removal box you should pack it. Try not […]

October 2014

Buy cardboard storage boxes

By |October 27th, 2014|

The house is nearly sold and your beginning your preparations for moving. You’ve decided to take on the task of moving yourselves so planning is everything. In a DIY move the most important thing to remember is to buy good quality packing materials and strong cardboard storage boxes. Cheap is not always the best.

In the […]

September 2014

Top Tips for clearing your belongings when moving house

By |September 4th, 2014|

De-clutter your home
Here are our top tips for clearing your belongings when moving house. There are many reasons why you might need to dispose of some of your possessions.

There’s not enough room in your new home
You want to make some extra money to help pay for those moving costs.
You have been planning a spring clean […]