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How to Pack Your Shoes When Moving

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No matter how many pairs of shoes you have, all should be packed very well and safe during a move. Wondering how to pack your shoes when moving? Don’t. This guide provides thorough information on anything you need to know about packing shoes – from the process of wrapping them with paper to details on how they should be placed inside your bags without damaging or scuffing them.…

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How to Start a Man and Van Business – All You Need to Know

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Starting a man and van business turns out to be a perfect opportunity for UK citizens who want to start their own career quick and make a stable profit out of it.

There is a solid demand for this service that is constantly increasing for many reasons:

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How to Pack for a Long-Distance Move

Last Update 05.09.2018

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Packing for a long-distance move might be a very tedious task, but only if done without any guidance. The whole move requires a lot of time, effort and finances, which may be easy to minimise if you follow simple guides on how to pack for a long-distance move, just like this one. Don’t forget to also take in mind the best day of the week to move.…

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50+ Packing Tips for Moving House

Updated: 16.10.2019

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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.…

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

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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?…

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How to Move House with a Cat – A Guide for Moving With Cats

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Updated: 31.01.2020

For many people, change is something that they eagerly look forward to. But mention that word to any cat in the known universe and you’re likely to get an aggravated hiss in response. Why? Because these animals love the predictability of daily routine to the point where a single missed meal is more than enough to upset them.…

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8 Unpacking Tips after Moving Your Home

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Few things are more annoying than unpacking and arranging everything at your new place. Especially if you pack, move and unpack often. However, if you plan the unpacking and go after it, you can be sure that the process will be significantly shorter and less irritating. Therefore, if you want to make the unpacking as quick and hassle-free as possible, read the next 8 tips for the best way to unpack after a move! …

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Living in Stoke Newington

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In the past, Stoke Newington used to be one of the bad areas in London, where you wouldn’t spend your free time. But after the nineties, when all the restaurants, boutiques and delis started popping up, living in Stoke Newington became prefered over other areas in North London. Stokie (the informal name for Stoke Newington) is generally recognized as the N16 postcode area, although N16 also includes Stamford Hill and Shacklewell).…

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How to Pack Plates and Glasses for Moving

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One of the most fragile items you’ll need to pack during a move is your dishes and glasses. If they are not packed properly – it’s easy to crack or even completely broke them even if you handle them with the greatest care.
You don’t need to worry about that though, follow our step-by-step guide, and you’ll learn how to pack plates for moving and any other flatware like a pro.…

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How to Pack Knives for Moving or Shipping

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The kitchen is one of the most frustrating and difficult rooms in the house to pack for moving. There are many items you must pack carefully, so you don’t break them, especially all the small appliances – microwaves, blenders, toasters, coffee machines, etc… On the other hand, you have all the plates, mugs, cups and glassware.…

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