Archive for the ‘House Moving’ Category

How Long Does it Take to Buy a House?

The process of buying a house in the UK can last anywhere between 3 and 6 months. And that’s if you’re lucky and there are no additional delays along the way. If any obstacles appear, such as the property having a long chain or gazumping/gazundering*, it might take longer.… read me

Country Life vs City Life

There’s been a world-old debate about which is better living in the city or living in the countryside. Everyone feels comfortable in a certain environment. Some prefer to live in the capital of their country, others rather live in smaller cities, there are people who can only live in the countryside and would feel terrible in the crowded city.… read me

Moving House with a Dog – All You Need to Know

Moving house is not stressful just for you. Your dog will be as twice stressed as you, even if it’s the calmest dog in the world. And we are talking about the whole process – from the very beginning with the packing to the end in your new home. Don’t take our word for granted, check out that real and funny story by Allie Brosh.…

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List of Things to Consider When Moving to London: Costs, Tips, Questions and Answers.

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Leaving The UK To Live Abroad: What You Need To Know And Do

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Storing Furniture: Tips for Long-term Storage and Preservation

Storing furniture doesn’t seem like a complicated job at all… unless you have to do it. Then you start thinking and planning ways to put away your furnishings the right way. First, come the questions – “Which storage service should I choose?”, “How long do I need to put away my stuff?”, “Do I need to put everything away?” Then come questions such as “How do I prepare the furniture to be stored away for a long time?”, “Do I even need to prepare them?”, “How do I arrange them in the storage container?”, “Will I be able to get something from the storage before the period is over?”read me

Cancel Council Tax When Moving House – What to Do? Who to Inform?

Last update 05.09.2018 How to cancel council tax when moving?
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As if moving house is not stressful enough, you have to deal with council tax too! Your to-do list is long enough and more tasks just keep showing up. This should be your top priority. Informing your local authorities of the move will save you money in the long run.… read me

Best Day of the Week to Move – Moving House With Less Stress

It’s very hard to determine what the best of the week to move is. This depends on things that are too specific for each person, couple or family. There is, yet, data that gives some insight on what people tend to do when they have to move house. Home Owners Alliance reports that over 41% of the domestic moves in UK happen on Friday.… read me

50+ Packing Tips for Moving House

Updated: 28.01.2019

How to Pack Your House Items Efficiently?

Whether you’re looking for packing tips as part of your meticulous moving research which you’ve started months ahead, or it’s a last-minute chance to rest your back because you decided you could do it all on your own, below you will find the best packing tips on how to prepare the entire house for the move.… read me

To Move or Not to Move – That Is the Question!

Should you move out or stay at home Moving home is like an elaborate game of chess – one slight miscalculation is all it takes to lose your king to a pawn. And if your tactic involves charging forward and praying that your life will somehow turn out for the better, then take another look at your chessboard. Because the question still stands – should you move or not?… read me