Lots of helpful moving and packing tips from experienced man and van movers.

Should You Remodel or Move? Advantages & Disadvantages of Renovating Vs. Moving

June 1st, 2016
At first, you really liked your small and cosy home. It had everything you liked – a sizeable living room and kitchen, an even bigger bedroom, and a romantic, calming seaside view. But as your happy family quickly grew in numbers, you couldn’t shake the feeling that all the walls were closing in on you. But should you stay ...

Where in London Should You Live – A Guide to Several London Areas

May 25th, 2016
While there aren’t many things in life that can both excite and frighten us, moving to a new place is definitely high on the list. Because relocation is not the simple act of carrying your heavy weighted possessions from point A to point B. You’ll also need to spend an excruciating amount of time to pick ...

Hammersmith Area Guide – Facts about the West London Area of Hammersmith

March 24th, 2016
Located about 7 km west of Charing Cross, Hammersmith (postcode W6) is a combined district in London with both residential and business buildings. It is also known as a multi-cultural area with great river views, awesome night life, terrific restaurants and cafes, and most of all – a charming and beautiful London area.Facts about the Hammersmith district:It is located ...

Finchley Area Guide – Why Live in the North London Area of Finchley

February 10th, 2016
Ballards Lane, Finchley, London borough of Barnet, England. Source: Wikipedia The combination of quiet streets and picturesque homes makes Finchley one of the best residential areas for families. Furthermore, it has four tube stations, a variety of bus routes, and roads linking it to the M1 highway and the North Circular Road go through the area. This makes it great ...

Kilburn Area Guide – Facts about the London Area of Kilburn

January 26th, 2016
Hampstead and Kilburn within London. Source: Wikipedia Famous with the fact that it has the largest Irish population of any London area, Kilburn is one of the multi-cultural centres of the capital. It’s located 6 kilometres north-west of Charing Cross and has been an important part of London ever since Roman times. Area of Kilburn Overview Most of ...

Dalston Area Guide – Facts about the London Area of Dalston

January 15th, 2016
Area of Dalston Overview Culture house in Dalston area. Source: Wikipedia Along with Kingsland, Shacklewell, and Newington, Dalston was one of the small villages within the Parish of Hackney. The first written record that is left is from 1294 where the village’s name is mentioned as Derleston. An interesting fact is that in the 13th century, there was ...

Islington Area Guide – Facts about the London Area of Islington

January 8th, 2016
Located north of central London and home of places like Emirates Stadium and Union Chapel, Islington is among the areas that are iconic for London. Even though it is mainly a residential area, it also gives many business opportunities, because it is very close to the City of London, the most central part of the capital. Area of Islington Overview ...

How To Decorate Your New Home After Moving

September 10th, 2015
Image source: MyWallArt / Flickr Every time you move home, you have to start redecorating all over again. While this is not a huge pain, it is something you have to get used doing over again to until you buy your own house. So, what are the tips for decorating your home? 1. Decide on a budget When you’ve just ...

Questions to Ask a Landlord Before Renting

July 7th, 2015
If you live in London, UK or another multicultural, cosmopolitan city you’re probably paying rent. While this is not necessary a bad thing, it’s very important for tenants to know their rights and responsibilities in order to protect themselves from shady landlords. You should always remember there may be more than meets the eye when you step foot ...

7 Things We Usually Forget When Moving House

June 11th, 2015
Moving home is a stressful time and having as many items as many of us do, it’s quite easy to forget to arrange a small, but vital, detail before leaving to your new home. So, what are some of the things most people forget to take care of when moving home? First on the list is: 1. Preparing Box ...