Be Sure to Choose the Removals Firm that Matches Your Needs
They say moving house is one of the most stressful activities we ever engage in, but the truth is that it can be made less tiresome if you choose the best professionals in your area. A team of dedicated experts can take much of the stress away from you, so be sure to choose a company that ticks all the right boxes.
Once you’ve decided to buy a house you need to make arrangements for the move, and that includes searching for the right movers. There are plenty to choose from in the UK, of course, but how do you know which among them will be the right ones for you and your family?
Perhaps the best indicator of any company is word of mouth, so be sure to ask friends and neighbours if they are willing to recommend a particular firm. If you hear nothing but negative feedback about one or two organisations, it would be a good idea to avoid them altogether.
When you are ready to contact one of more of the local removals companies, be sure to have a checklist of questions that you would like answered. This list should include items such as:
Insurance Details – While we all hope nothing will ever be broken, it can happen, so you will want to know what provisions are in place should the worst case scenario take place
Price – Every removals company will be able to give you a quote based on the task in hand, so make sure you have a final price to take into consideration. Remember, the cheapest is unlikely to be the best
Extra services – It’s always a good idea to ask whether the company will lend you packing boxes, and whether they are prepared to plumb and un-plumb various domestic appliances
Approach – This is an important issue to consider, although it’s one that won’t affect the overall price. If the company offers a pleasant and friendly approach, it may help to make the big day more enjoyable. And always remember, removals people generally love tea and biscuits!
Thanks to the internet, it’s possible to find plenty of information about the various companies in advance of booking their services. Those with positive reviews tend to be the ones to choose, so be sure to check the web at some point.
Here at James Neave the Estate Agent, we are always happy to offer advice and guidance along the way, whether you’re buying, selling or both. Be sure to contact us for more information.